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Is Eyelid Surgery Ever Medically Necessary?

The short answer is yes, but there are specific criteria that must be met. For people in Manhattan who have eyelids with excess skin or fat that causes the skin around the eye to interfere with vision, eyelid surgery can be considered medically necessary. Criteria to Consider In order for eyelid surgery to be considered […]

Combating Under-Eye Bags

Bags under your eyes leave you looking tired and worn down, but combating them can be tough. While looks definitely aren’t everything, in fashionable City looking your best can make the difference in getting ahead. If you are considering eyelid surgery, it is important to know that under-eye bags come in many forms and have […]

What is a Midface Lift?

One of the unfortunate effects of aging is changes to the face that can leave you looking tired and worn down. Sagging in the cheeks is one of the first signs of facial aging, and is also one of the most noticeable. A facelift may still seem unnecessary, but you don’t need a full facelift […]

When can I Wear Eye Makeup After Eyelid Surgery?

City is the fashion center of the US, and eye makeup is a fashion staple. Many women don’t feel fully dressed without at least a bit of mascara, and dramatic cosmetics are a great way to set yourself apart. Following eyelid surgery you may have bruising that you are eager to cover up, however, it […]

Questions to Ask Your Surgeon About Liposuction

Liposuction is an effective way to remove unwanted fat from targeted areas of the body, but like all cosmetic procedures, it differs from one patient to the next. If you’re thinking about liposuction, it pays to know all of the facts. Please contact today at to schedule your City liposuction appointment. 1.Are you a member […]

Preparing your Home for Cosmetic Surgery Recovery

Following any cosmetic surgery procedure, there will be a period of recovery when you will be unable to go about your normal daily routine. The length of recovery will depend on the procedure performed and of course your own unique healing ability. You are likely to spend much of this time in your own home, […]

Remove Fat From Your Upper Eyelids

A common struggle for men and women who are aging is the sagging of eyelid skin associated with prominent fat pads. This can cause the eyelids to look heavy and you may appear tired or worn down. In City, people often seek eyelid surgery to regain an energetic and youthful appearance. The most common procedure for removing […]

Am I Too Young for Eyelid Surgery?

According to Cleveland Clinic, eyelid surgery is a common procedure among people age 30 and older. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, people age 40 and over made up the vast majority of eyelid surgery patients in 2014, although there was a small percentage of patients within the 30-39 age range, and an […]

What is Laser Liposuction?

Today’s advanced liposuction techniques mean there are more ways to perform the procedure than ever before. Various liposuction technologies are “assisted,” meaning there is a step to prepare the fat for removal before it is suctioned away. One such assisted technique utilizes laser technology for less traumatic, more efficient fat removal. One major laser-assisted liposuction […]

Eyelid Surgery Cost

For the most part, the vast majority of cosmetic surgery procedures are not covered by health insurance. Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) is no exception. If you are having eyelid surgery because your field of vision is affected by extra eyelid skin bulging over the upper eyelids, then your health insurance policy may cover the procedure. You […]

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