Feeling stressed? Cranky? Chronically tired? Like your brain is fogged? It could be that your hormones are out of balance. Just as aging affects our appearance, it also affects hormone levels in both men and women. The result is often imbalance that can produce a range of symptoms beyond leaving us with low sex drive. […]
Any mom will tell you that having a child is a fulfilling experience. But carrying a baby – or more than one – can take a toll on your body. A Mommy Makeover can restore your body to your pre-pregnancy firmness and contours. Deciding to have surgery after pregnancy is very personal, so it’s only natural to […]
Why would a busy, successful plastic surgeon take the time to launch his own line of skincare products? In a word, quality. Your skin is a living organism – actually, your body’s largest organ. And your face is your first impression, the “window to your soul,” as some say. It stands to reason that you […]
Do you feel as vibrant as you did when you were 25? Does your figure reflect all the hard work you’re doing at the gym? Are you fueling your body with great food and nutrients for good skin tone? You may be doing everything right, but still see your face aging as the years go […]
Society and the media may idealize large breasts, but in reality, they can quite literally be a pain. Backaches, rashes and unwanted attention may all lead you to consider breast reduction surgery. After living with large, heavy breasts for many years, you may find that a breast reduction can pave the way for a more […]
Year after year, breast augmentation remains the most popular cosmetic procedure in the United States. While trends in cup size, type of implant and combination procedures fluctuate, it’s clear that breast augmentation surgery is here to stay. Below, Newport Beach plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Kessler discusses what’s currently trending in breast augmentation.
California bride Lindsey Ray chose to spend $20,000 on plastic surgery before her wedding day rather than going on a honeymoon. She was delighted with the results of her tummy tuck and breast lift, and she’s not the only bride that is using cosmetic procedures to look her best for her big day.
While a traditional abdominoplasty is used to eliminate loose skin in the lower abdomen, a reverse abdominoplasty involves the removal of excess skin in the upper abdomen. Patients who have lost significant amounts of weight and have lax skin in the upper abdominal area often use reverse tummy tuck to regain a slimmer, more contoured […]
Breast reduction surgery — also called reduction mammoplasty — involves the removal of excess breast tissue to address cosmetic concerns, physical discomfort, and other issues caused by overly large breasts. A breast reduction can reduce back pain, make it easier to live an active lifestyle, and most importantly, make a woman feel better about her […]
The number of men who are using plastic surgery to enhance their appearance is increasing, but many men still have misconceptions about cosmetic improvement procedures. Men who educate themselves about cosmetic surgery may find that they could achieve higher confidence and self-esteem from a facelift, liposuction or male breast reduction procedure.