24 Apr | 2017
24 Apr 2017
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Most people think of the tummy tuck as a purely cosmetic procedure after childbirth or extreme weight loss but there are also medical benefits to this procedure. Admittedly, most people do choose the tummy tuck for cosmetic reasons, but a few of our patients get their tummy tucks for health reasons – and get to have a trimmer figure afterwards! Easier to Keep Fit Having weak abs and lots of flabby skin around the tummy makes exercise uncomfortable. People who address this problem with a tummy tuck are able to enjoy exercise more, and that makes them healthier and less likely to become overweight. This may seem like a very simple benefit, but it can’t be overlooked. Keeping Weight Off The results of recent research show that weight-loss surgery patients who also have a tummy tuck are far more likely to keep the surgically removed weight off. Doctors are now…

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13 Apr | 2017
13 Apr 2017

Before we get into the different types of wrinkle fillers, let’s first examine what causes wrinkles. There are three different levels to the skin, namely, the epidermis, the dermis, and the hypodermis. The epidermis is a layer of hardened cells that helps to protect you from the ravages of the sun and environmental pollutants. The dermis is filled with fibers that give the skin elasticity. The dermis is also where you find collagen. The hypodermis contains fat which the body…

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5 Apr | 2017
5 Apr 2017

Also known as the non-surgical facelift, the soft lift produces dramatic results without the pain and long recovery periods associated with surgical facelifts. It’s a bit like real-life Photoshop. When you look in the mirror, you look years younger, but it’s not just your mirror being kind – everyone else will notice that you somehow look younger and fresher. They’ll never guess how you did it! What is this wonderful procedure? What does it do and what does it entail?…

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27 Mar | 2017
27 Mar 2017

Your nose: it sits right in the middle of your face, and there’s no covering it up. Although we firmly believe that beauty comes in many different guises, there is a definite modern aesthetic for the nose. Men and women who fall outside of this aesthetic might feel that they would like their nose to have a little less “character.” Most people don’t even know that minor anomalies related to the shape for their nose can be corrected non-surgically. So,…

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17 Mar | 2017
17 Mar 2017

There are several medical reasons for breast surgery, but in this article, we will deal solely with reconstructive or cosmetic surgeries. As a woman, your breasts are important to your body confidence. They can either be something you are proud of, or you can feel so bad about them that you don’t even want your partner to see you unclothed. Although some people may feel that cosmetic surgeries are non-essential and you should just live with your body as it…

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