Vitamin C & Hair Loss

Hair loss for the most part is something most people, men and women, experience at some point in time.  The ordinary, everyday vitamin C is an important part of maintaining a healthy head of hair.  Vitamin C makes our hair strong and resilient and it also helps to promote our own body’s production of […]

Changing Eye Color – Can We?

I guess it’s normal in life that we want what we don’t have or at least wish for it.  Now we might be able to attain it.  Most people have brown eyes or a variant there of, but now it is possible to change things as far as eye color is concerned and not […]

PRP and Hair Growth

How many times do we hear “my hair is sooo… thin!” This may be due to lack of number of hair follicles but also the fact that the hair follicles are small or thinner. A recent study of 10 patients, 7 men and 3 women found that platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections into the […]

Botox at Home: Good Idea or Not?

For the most part, we are all on the journey to be more beautiful or let’s say more attractive.  But, for some, that quest is more intense and the path traveled can be filled with lurking dangers.  Botox injections are not without danger.  It is prepared from Clostridium botulinum, which can cause deadly food […]

3 Life-Changing Reasons to get Eyelid Surgery

The eyelid lift or Blepharoplasty is an underrated facial procedure. Eyelid lifts have both cosmetic and functional benefits, which is what makes them both unique and very worth looking into for someone who is bothered by either the upper or lower eyelid. Many patients who do end up having this procedure, feel that it […]

Am I Too Young for a Facelift?

Patients interested in facelifts are typically in the 50 to 70 age range; however, occasionally there will be a younger patient that is interested in a facelift and their first question is always “Am I too young for a facelift?”. There are many factors that contribute to a patient’s candidacy for a facelift, which […]

SculpSure: The Final Touch

Many people undergo a difficult weight-loss journey only to find that there are deposits of fat that diet and exercise just can’t reach. SculpSure is a non-invasive body contouring technique that can put the finishing touch on those last few fatty areas.
What is SculpSure?
SculpSure uses light-based technology to destroy stubborn fat cells commonly found […]

Saline or Silicone?

This is one question every prospective patient has to ask, do I want saline or silicone?  I guess I’ll sprinkle my almost 40 years of experience into my answer to the question.
My personal preference is and has always been to go with silicone.  I’m sure the majority of plastic surgeons would echo those sentiments.  […]

Obesity – Help on the Way?

America has an obesity epidemic.  Here in America 40% of adults are obese and 30% are overweight – count me in.  But help may be on the horizon.
Researchers at the University of Texas have discovered a compound that will shrink excess fat by increasing fat cell metabolism.  As fat cells grow larger they express […]

Eliminate Excess Sweat with miraDry

Excessive sweating can be an annoying condition, especially when it causes yellow marks on your white shirts and embarrassing sweat marks. In severe cases, excess sweat can even cause skin rashes due to the skin being regularly moist. This excessive sweating is actually a medical condition called hyperhidrosis. At our office, we offer miraDry […]