Facial Plastic Surgery Articles

By correcting your sagging or drooping eyelids as well as bags and bulges around your eyes, Blepharoplasty or eye can help to restore a more youthful and less tired look. These conditions develop as a result of laxity of the eyelid skin and sometimes from protrusion of fat around the eyes.

We all want to look our best and having a youthful appearance is often the key to an attractive face. Nevertheless, time, gravity, stress, and the elements are constantly working against us. The results can be seen on your face in the form of wrinkles, sagging skin, jowls, or a "turkey wattle" neck. It is so easy to improve these flaws with a neck or face lift in New York.

If you look in the mirror and are not happy with your nose, chances are you have thought or are thinking about getting a nose job. Rhinoplasty Surgery (nose-job surgery) can dramatically improve your self-confidence and help you look and feel your best.

Doctors have noticed that Asian noses are built different from Caucasian noses, which comes Asian rhinoplasty. Unlike the Caucasian rhinoplasty, making the nose straighter and smaller, an Asian rhinoplasty gives the nose a more prominent and defined appearance.

If you’ve ever wondered what you might look like after a nose job, or rhinoplasty procedure, you can take advantage of virtual nose job tools to see images of your face after surgery. Many plastic surgeons now use virtual plastic surgery tools during your consultation so you can get an idea of what you'll look like after your selected procedure.

By the time Tanya turned 30, she had already hated her nose for more than 10 years. "I always wanted a more feminine nose," she says. While her own nose wasn't unusually large, she felt it was out of proportion with her face. "I inherited my dad's nose, which wasn't completely straight and was bulbous on the tip."

The phrase "pigmented lesions" refer to many different skin conditions, commonly known as freckles, age spots, liver spots, sun spots, moles, birthmarks, scars, etc. It is important to have a basic understanding of how laser skin resurfacing treatments can be used to treat these conditions.

Along the road of life there are sure to be bumps, or so the cliche goes, and for the most part, you can do nothing about them. Except, of course, when those bumps are on your nose. For more than 300,000 Americans a year Rhinoplasty, or a "nose job," has helped correct such unsightly nasal bumps and bulges. For many more, however, this type of correction would never be an option. Forget the average price tag of $3,332 not including anesthesia, it hurts; don't let the whimsical "nose job" nickname fool you. Besides, how can you be sure you will be happy with the results? Well, for patients who can't handle the bumps anymore, but aren't yet ready for major surgery, California doctor Alexander Z. Rivkin may have found a solution: the Non-Surgical Nose Job.

As one of the most exciting and innovative scientific achievements to date, Laser technology is being utilized throughout the health care community. Dr. Hiranaka uses a carbon dioxide laser, to treat sun-damaged skin, facial wrinkles, and scars in a procedure called laser skin resurfacing.

Many significant innovations for rejuvenating skin has been the outcome of more and more people seeking out non-invasive procedures. One of the latest techniques involves PRP or platelet-rich-plasma as soft tissue filler. The science behind this started from wound repair studies indicating PRP is rich in growth factors that activate and rejuvenates cells in the body. As these PRP growth factors are released, they induce the production of collagen, generate new capillary blood supply and increase retention of moisture, all adding to skin rejuvenation by helping skin to regenerate itself.
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