Why would you have fat grafting to the face?

Fat grafting takes fat from one area of the body and transfers it to another. Fat grafting is commonly done to the buttocks (known as a Brazilian butt lift) and to the breasts. The face is another common location to transfer fat to. But why would you have fat grafting...

Which is better- Botox, Xeomin, or Dysport?

Neurotoxins available in the US: Botox, Xeomin, and Dysport Botox® Cosmetic entered the market in 2002, when it was FDA-approved for the treatment of glabellar frown lines (between the eyebrows).  It was the only player in the game until 2010, when Dysport® was...

Want the best mole removal scar? See a plastic surgeon!

Patients often come to see me for mole removal, especially for moles on the face. A mole removal scar that’s more noticeable than the original mole defeats the whole purpose. So why are some scars great, and others really noticeable? Today I’m going to...

Am I Too Young for Botox?

Is there really a “too young” for Botox? I am frequently asked by friends and family when they should start getting Botox (or Xeomin, or Dysport). Or I hear comments that so-and-so started getting Botox in her 30s, and isn’t that too young? Guess...

Does PRP work, or is it too good to be true?

PRP, or platelet rich plasma, is a huge topic in the news right now. It’s being used for everything from orthopedic surgery to treatments for baldness to facial rejuvenation. But does PRP work? What is PRP? PRP is a component of your blood. So basically your...

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