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Will liposuction give me a flat stomach?

Will liposuction give me a flat stomach?

When diet and exercise don't work, surgery may be an option to obtain a flat stomach. In previous posts I've talked about abdominoplasty and combining abdominoplasty with liposuction. But how do you know which is right for you? It depends on what is causing the...

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The best way to get a flat stomach after having a baby

The best way to get a flat stomach after having a baby

Having a baby changes your life, and your body. I know the feeling: you look in the mirror, turn sideways, and suck it in, but that loose skin and lower belly pooch won't completely go away. Here's the good news: you can get rid of that saggy skin and feel great in...

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What are those age spots on my arms and hands?

What are those age spots on my arms and hands?

Do you ever look at your hands while driving and wonder when all those brown spots suddenly popped up? Or realize you haven't worn a v-neck sweater in years, because the age spots on your chest will show?  Often called age spots or liver spots, these brown spots can...

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Liposuction Cost – How Much for a Flat Stomach?

Liposuction Cost – How Much for a Flat Stomach?

Let's talk a little bit about liposuction today, specifically liposuction cost. I've always loved lipo as a tool to make my patients look great. But now that I've experienced it personally, I'm an even bigger fan. I had lipo of my stomach, hips, inner thighs and knees...

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Is there a way to prevent skin cancer?

Is there a way to prevent skin cancer?

I think we all understand that skin cancer is caused by sun exposure, and that the best prevention is using sunscreen.  But what if you've missed the boat on that option? Every day I see patients in their 40s, 50s and older who have already been subjected to many...

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Will tattooing cover up a scar?

Will tattooing cover up a scar?

I've written previous blog posts about what makes a scar good or bad, but I never addressed the topic of tattooing. Tattooing done to camouflage a scar is referred to as medical tattooing. This is in contrast to cosmetic tattooing, which is done to apply permanent...

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What is the recovery after liposuction?

What is the recovery after liposuction?

As with any operation, your recovery will be unique to you. Everyone has a different pain tolerance and recovers at a different rate. That being said, the recovery from liposuction is generally very tolerable. Pain is usually less than with an abdominoplasty,...

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Are there different types of Butt Lift?

Are there different types of Butt Lift?

The term "Butt Lift" is used frequently in discussions of Plastic Surgery, but it's a fairly non-specific term. There are actually three different surgical procedures that can all be referred to as a Butt Lift. Today I'm going to explain the differences between the...

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