MOMMY MAKEOVER SURGERY IN ORANGE COUNTY-IS IT WORTH THE TIME AND COST?

Mommy makeover is the catch phrase for cosmetic surgery involving the breast and abdomen, the two areas most commonly affected by pregnancy. The breasts typically “deflate” after pregnancy and breast feeding and almost always will require a breast augmentation to regain the lost volume.  If there is sagging of the nipple and loose skin, a…

MASSAGING AFTER ORANGE COUNTY BREAST AUGMENTATION: IS IT NECESSARY?

BREAST AUGMENTATION ORANGE COUNTY: MASSAGING AFTER BREAST AUGMENTATION Breast Augmentation is the most common procedure requested by my Orange County patients.  Some patients are curious as to why I recommend massaging the breast after augmentation. A breast implant is a foreign material.   The body, initially, will try to absorb the implant.  Since it cannot, the…

ORANGE COUNTY FACE LIFT SPECIALIST

Aah, the joy of aging! Of course, some of us age gracefully like a fine Bordeaux wine.  However, most of us do not.  Fortunately, plastic surgery can improve many signs of facial aging. As always, I recommend avoiding the sun and discontinuation of smoking.  This is the cheapest plastic surgery one can receive and it’s…

THREE TYPES OF TUMMY TUCK-WHICH ONE IS BEST FOR YOU?

Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is one of the most popular procedures requested by my Orange County plastic surgery patients. Many patients are not aware there are three main types of abdominoplasty available. Mini-abdominoplasty, as the name implies, is not as involved as a standard tummy tuck.  This procedure is indicated in patients who have loose skin…

OVERSEAS PLASTIC SURGERY-IS IT WORTH IT?

I occasionally come across Orange County plastic surgery patients who have had or know someone who has had plastic surgery outside of the United States. In some instances, the outcome is good.  However, in my opinion, the results are sub-optimal in majority of cases. This is not to say there are no competent plastic surgeons…