Plastic Surgery Can Increase Happiness, Study Shows

Being dissatisfied with a part of your body is no joke – it can be a source of lowered self-esteem and heightened anxiety for some, and can really affect a person’s happiness and satisfaction with life. Some people choose to deal with these unwanted aspects of their body by turning to plastic surgery to remove, reshape, or minimize the offending … Read More

What Do You Ask Your Surgeon During a Consultation?

No matter what procedure you’re after, from the non-invasive, like Botox, or something more involved, like a complete Mommy Makeover, it’s always recommended that you seek out a consultation with your plastic surgeon before ever setting foot in the OR. Well, what then? It’s not just about the doctor telling you what the procedure is like – prospective patients should … Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Looking Good and Aging Gracefully

We’ve all watched the ball drop, we’ve sung our Auld Lang Syne, and for another year, we’ve celebrated the transition over to a new calendar. And a lot of people have, of course, vowed to improve themselves with the tradition of the New Year’s Resolution. If you’re still pondering what to put on your New Year’s Resolution list, here are … Read More

Allergan Buys SkinMedica, Inc

Allergan Inc, the company that ten years ago put Botox on the market (and has been enjoying it’s success) announced that they will be purchasing SkinMedica, Inc, and will acquire the company’s line of topical aesthetic skin care treatments for $350 million. “Allergan is widely recognized for our leadership in the facial aesthetics area,” said David E.I. Pyott, Chairman of … Read More

How to Talk to a Friend About Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery has come a long way from its early days, when it was actually fairly taboo. Nowadays, it’s become a much more accepted practice, and doesn’t carry the same stigma that it once did. But, in a time when it’s okay to talk about it, we should be asking ourselves: How should we talk about it? Helpful etiquette tips … Read More

Use Social Media to Find the Right Plastic Surgeon

Social media is a fact of life now. Nearly everyone in the western world has an account with Facebook, or Twitter, or one of any number of other similar websites. We use it to connect socially and professionally with the world around us. Another thing it can do for you that you may not be aware of is help you … Read More

Couples Getting Plastic Surgery Together

All the best couples seem to do everything together. Some work together, plenty love to travel and share hobbies together, and they often raise children together. It was only a matter of time before some of them started undergoing cosmetic surgery together. ABC News recently told the story of Heather and David Robertson, a Michigan couple who have been married … Read More

13.8 Million Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Procedures Performed in 2011

5 Percent Increase Leads to Second Consecutive Yearly Gain The plastic surgery market continues to show significant growth – two years in a row. According to statistics released today by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), 13.8 million cosmetic plastic surgery procedures (both surgical and minimally-invasive) were performed in the United States in 2011, up 5 percent since 2010. … Read More

Welcome to Our Plastic Surgery Blog

Thanks for visiting our new blog.  Here you will be able to find information on plastic surgery news, recent trends, special offers, and the latest events happening at our office.  We want to stay in touch with our local community and present news that will be relevant to our patients. Are you interested in health, beauty and cosmetic surgery? Do … Read More