Plastic Surgery

Facelift / Rhytidectomy/ Cosmetic Surgery of the Face

Facelift / Rhytidectomy/ Cosmetic Surgery of the Face Sagging or wrinkled skin occurs naturally with increasing age. Folds and fat deposits appear around the neck, and deep flexion creases form between the nose and mouth. The jawline grows "jowly" and slack. Heredity, poor diet, smoking, or obesity may contribute to early or severe skin problems. A facelift can help repair some of the visible damage to skin, fat, and muscles and can restore a "...

Obagi Blue Peel - a Non Surgical Alternative to Plastic Surgery.

Obagi Blue Peel - a Non Surgical Alternative to Plastic Surgery. If you are concerned or dubious about a full facelift, then a chemical peel may be the answer. Though there is no lifting effect, a skin peel removes old skin and replaces it with new. How a chemical peel works: A dermatologist applies an acidic fluid to the face, (or other areas, such as the neck or legs).The fluid has the effect of a light burning. During the following week the surface skin...

Dermabrasion: to Remove Acne Scarring

Dermabrasion: to Remove Acne Scarring Nothing fully stops the effects of time, but you have options to help lessen the appearance of wrinkles and other minor skin conditions, such as age spots or acne scars. Resurfacing your skin with one of several techniques, such as a chemical peel, radiofrequency ablation or dermabrasion, may be the answer. Laser resurfacing — a popular option in the family of skin resurfacing techniques —...