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What is a Butt Lift?

A butt lift is a great way to get the attractive, shapely derriere you want. A curvaceous butt is one of today’s most coveted physical features, and has been made a hot commodity by female celebrities like Beyonce. With the Brazilian Butt Lift technique, you can have not only a beautiful butt shape but also […]

Advantages of SmartLipo

SmartLipo is an innovative fat preparation system that leads to a more efficient, less invasive liposuction procedure. SmartLipo is known as laser-assisted liposuction because it uses a laser to melt and liquefy fat cells prior to removal with suction. The device also coagulates blood vessels so that the procedure involves less bleeding, bruising and swelling. […]

BOTOX® Treatment Areas

BOTOX® Cosmetic can effectively soften lines on your face caused by the repeated action of certain muscles over the years. Whenever you smile, laugh, frown or make other facial express, the muscular contraction creates folds in your skin. Over time, the repeated folding of the skin can form deep lines that don’t go away when […]

Your Facial Rejuvenation Options

Are you considering your options for rejuvenating your face? The fact is, there are a wide variety of options both surgical and non-surgical to enhance and restore the youthfulness of your face. Some of these treatments include: Facelift Eyelid surgery Brow lift BOTOX® Contour threads Cosmetic skin care These services can fulfill a wide range […]

Does Eyelid Surgery leave Scars?

In short, yes, eyelid surgery does leave scars, but these scars are virtually impossible to see. Please see our before-and-after gallery to see real-life results of some of Dr. Basil Pakeman’s eyelid surgery patients. The location of the scars depends on where the incisions are made to perform the blepharoplasty procedure: Upper eyelids: Incisions are […]

What areas are treated with Liposuction?

Liposuction is a great way to slim down excess fat deposits, especially those areas of isolated fat that don’t shrink in response to dieting and exercising. There are a variety of liposuction techniques, which means it can be used in many different face and body areas, including: Arms Thighs Abdomen Love handles Hips Buttocks Back […]

Rejuvenating your Face with a Facelift

A facelift is one of the most effective ways to turn back the clock on the signs of aging. If you are unhappy with the way your face has aged, then our experienced Manhattan facial cosmetic surgeon Dr. Basil Pakeman can help you choose a facelift technique to provide the results you want. Patients of […]

What is Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)?

Eyelid surgery is a facial rejuvenation procedure that can brighten your whole face and restore a more youthful appearance. Although the procedure changes only the eyelids, the results can enhance your entire eye area and face. You may be a good candidate for eyelid surgery if you are unhappy with one or more of the […]

Welcome to our Blog

Welcome to the cosmetic surgery blog of Dr. Basil Pakeman, MD, FRCS. Our blog posts will bring you the latest news, trends and topics in the cosmetic and facial plastic surgery field. We’ll also inform you of the latest news regarding events at our City practice. At our cosmetic surgery and ophthalmology practice, Dr. Pakeman […]

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