thumb2 The Lower Face Lift

  Options abound for reclaiming and enhancing a youthful appearance.  When facial features include sagging cheeks, deep creases, jowls and neck folds, the lower face lift works best.   The trend in lower face lifts is toward quicker and less invasive operations with a shortened recovery period.   The cheek and neck are the primary focus […]

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This is the technical term for breast lift   What does it do?   It is an operation to treat breasts that:  sag but are proportion to the body’s frame  have lost firmness and/or skin elasticity  when unsupported, the nipple falls below the breast crease, or points downward  have stretched skin and an enlarged areola […]

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Many alternative therapies — including chamomile, evening primrose oil, witch hazel extract and borage seed oil — have been touted as possible ways to treat atopic dermatitis (eczema). However, there’s no conclusive evidence that any of these alternative therapies are effective. If you’re considering dietary supplements or other alternative therapy to treat atopic dermatitis, consult […]

wthompson Choosing a Plastic Surgeon

Choosing to have an aesthetic operation is a very personal act.  An integral part of this process is selecting a plastic surgeon.  Most patients have little knowledge of what to consider when making this decision. Hence, this article is a brief overview regarding the training of plastic surgeons and it intends to point patients in […]