Implant Incisions: Can I Choose the Type of Incision?

There’s this perception that a plastic surgeon will be able to make all the choices for a breast augmentation procedure, and it couldn’t be more untrue. This is your breast augmentation and your body, so you will be able to make the major choices yourself, including which types of incision you want. Whatever incision you… Read More »

Groupon plastic surgery offers: don’t compromise safety for price

Dancing lessons, dinners, theatre tickets, massages, cruises and flat irons can be purchased on Groupon with variable results. But if you want to remove your saddlebags, you might want to do some research before pushing the “buy” button. The one area in which you should never seek discounts or shortcuts is your health. Further, some… Read More »

What to ask your cosmetic surgeon

According to an August 23rd blog in NEWBEAUTY.com, “Only 3.5 percent of doctors in the U.S. are truly qualified to perform aesthetic procedures.” That is really bad news when you consider the number of untrained or inadequately trained doctors who are actually performing plastic surgery. Board-certified plastic surgeons and dermatologists call the cosmetic enhancement industry… Read More »