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Millennials & Nose Jobs

Millennials Having Fun with Selfies

Having attained the status of the most numerous generation, a new stream of potential patients aged 18 to 34 — have increasingly been visiting cosmetic plastic surgeons to see about the state of their noses. That patient stream is overwhelmingly Millennials who are most interested in nose jobs and thenotoplasty, more commonly known as ear  pinning. According… Read More »

Instagram Posts: O.K. For Finding Good Cosmetic Surgeons?

Among cosmetic plastic surgeons, social media like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Linked In and others are the cat’s meow in marketing. Social media reaches many more people than standard advertising — and the right people, those who are interested in having cosmetic surgery for all the right reasons, to spiff up their appearance and gain more self-confidence. For… Read More »

Son Of BOTOX®: A Stronger Wrinkle Remover

Ever since the first release of the tremendously popular, injectable wrinkle remover, BOTOX®, the offerings of facial smoothers have continued to grow. In addition to BOTOX®, cosmetic surgeons now have: Myobloc Dysport Xeomin® Now, the co-discoverer of BOTOX®, Jean Carruthers, M.D. a clinical professor in the department of ophthalmology at the University of British Columbia… Read More »

Cosmetic Surgeons & Smoking

Virtually all cosmetic plastic surgeons insist their patients stop smoking two weeks before and two weeks after surgery. Why? Smokers have more after surgery complications and infections and may make the task of anesthesiologists more difficult during surgery. But why stop for only a month? Medical science knows that cigarette smoking is the top cause… Read More »

Facelift? Six Tips From A Plastic Surgeon

Just about all cosmetic surgery procedures are up, but faceliftrequests seem to be especially strong right now, according to reports from the major plastic surgery organizations. For instance, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reports that facelifts are up four percent over this time last year (2016) when 131,106 facelifts were performed in the United States. One thing that many people don’t realize is that… Read More »