As plastic surgery becomes more and more mainstream, more people each year are considering both invasive and minimally invasive procedures. Whether it’s your first procedure or your third, it’s very important to do the proper preparation and research before your first appointment. Before Your Consultation No matter what procedure you choose, it’s super important to
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As aesthetic procedures continue to grow in popularity, contributing to the $12 billion-dollar industry, it is becoming more and more common for doctors without plastic surgery training to offer procedures. Unfortunately, this lack of plastic and reconstructive surgical experience is usually at the expense of the patient. Therefore, it is so important to understand the
Many patients in the Kirkland area are familiar with Botox, as it is one of the most popular non-surgical procedures done today. Botox is well known for its ability to treat crow’s feet and superficial wrinkles in the face. However, did you know that it also has a list of other benefits? Read on to
There are many misconceptions when referring to plastic surgeons and cosmetic surgeons. Generally, patients assume that the two are equal when that is actually far from the truth. So what is the difference? The Training After a surgeon completes medical school, he or she first serves as a surgical resident for at least three years.
Are you seeking a solution for your facial imperfections, but are unsure whether a surgical or non-surgical approach is the best for you? Although both methods of facial rejuvenation will provide excellent results, non-surgical options are usually performed to solve “early” signs of aging, while surgical options are performed for more significant aging issues. For
What is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon? It is certainly not uncommon to search for a plastic or cosmetic surgeon and find that each one is proclaiming through their marketing material to be board certified. The fact is that while he or she may be board certified, the certification may not be in cosmetic
What is a Mommy Makeover? There is no question that children are wonderful, but also no question that they can take a lot out of you, in more ways than one! Pregnancy, and especially repeated pregnancies, stretch and distort the breasts and abdomen. Fortunately, there is something you can do about it: a combination of