Chances are, you’ve at least heard about liposuction. Maybe you even know someone who has undergone it— still, there are some things to know about this highly-effective and popular treatment that has become a staple in most plastic surgery practices. It seems simple— stubborn pockets of fat are suctioned out through a small incision in
If you’ve made the decision to undergo breast augmentation, that’s great! You’re taking your first steps towards a new breast profile. However, before your consultation, there are some things you should consider in order to have a good idea of what results you expect and what your procedure will be like. You’ll likely discuss these
When excessive sun damage has been done to the skin over time, skin cancer can occur. Whether its basal cell, squamous cell, or melanoma skin cancer, there are a number of removal techniques that can be done. Read on to learn more about them and what to expect if you are undergoing treatment. Excision During
Summer is just around the corner, and that means more time spent outside in the sun. However, one thing that is typically overlooked during this time is sun protection. While it may not seem like a big deal to skip using sunscreen every now and then, it can actually be very damaging to your skin.
Restylane is a line of hyaluronic acid facial fillers, a formula that’s compatible with the natural ingredients in our skin. The fillers are used to add volume to certain areas of the face to restore volume and smooth out facial wrinkles and folds that become present with age. Because the product line is so versatile,
Fine lines and wrinkles are often the first and most frustrating signs of aging that affects us all eventually. However, you don’t have to accept your wrinkles as part of your appearance. You can defend your face with Dysport, the FDA approved injectable treatment for smoothing lines and wrinkles. Here’s what you need to know
Here at Dr. John J. O’Brien, Jr. Plastic and Reconstructive surgery, we strive to bring our patients the newest and most effective procedures and products. That being said, we are proud to announce that we are now offering Restylane Defyne & Restylane Refyne injectables at our med spa. These two new and innovative fillers bring
Are you noticing some excess, sagging skin on your jawline or neck? If this sounds like you, you may be able to benefit from ThermiTight! What is ThermiTight? ThermiTight is a nonsurgical treatment option meant to tighten sagging skin for a more youthful appearance. It is a great treatment for those who are in need
As we age, our skin’s production of collagen and elastin can diminish, resulting in sagging skin. If you are unhappy with the appearance of lax skin on your jawline or neck but are not yet ready to undergo a facelift or neck lift, then ThermiTight may be for you. How ThermiTight Works ThermiTight delivers radiofrequency
When you look in the mirror what do you see? You, of course. But are you starting to see an older-looking you due to lax skin on your brow, chin, neck, or décolletage? If so, you may believe that its time to purchase expensive creams and lotions. However, the great noninvasive option is actually Ultherapy!