Throughout history, breast cancer has left its mark; from Ancient Egypt to today and beyond, doctors and scientists learn from the past and look to the future with new advances in treatments, prevention and even genetic testing.
In an interview with RealSelf.com at the 2014 ASAPS meeting in San Francisco, Dr. Michael Edwards, president of ASAPS urges everyone considering plastic surgery to “do your homework…find out what the credentials are of the person you’re choosing to take care of you.” The first step is to find out if your doctor is a Board Certified … Read More
What is a Capsule? After a breast augmentation using breast implants, your body will naturally create a capsule around the implant to wall it off. Therefore, every patient who has a breast implant will have a soft, flexible capsule surrounding that implant after she is fully healed. What is Capsular Contracture? When the capsule surrounding the … Read More
When you think of aging skin, you probably envision wrinkles, fine lines, age spots and sagging skin. What you may not know is that aging skin doesn’t regenerate itself as quickly as younger skin. The buildup of old skin cells on the skin’s surface can make it look dull and even more wrinkled. Exfoliation, a crucial aspect … Read More
Rhinoplasty (Greek for “nose shaping”), is a fairly widespread form of plastic surgery: according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, nearly a quarter million Americans underwent the procedure in 2012 alone, accounting for about 15% of all plastic surgery operations that year. Why Rhinoplasty? Cosmetic and Functional Reasons Different people have different reasons for seeking out … Read More