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6 Ways to Speed Up Your Rhinoplasty Recovery

August 11, 2021

It usually takes one to two weeks to recover from rhinoplasty. During that time, you may experience swelling, bruising, and a stuffy-nose feeling. If you want to speed up the process and make sure that everything heals properly, these six easy tips are a great place to start:

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Category: Rhinoplasty

Tips for Choosing the Perfect Breast Implant Size

July 23, 2021

Woman choosing breast implant sizeYou have unique goals for your breast augmentation. Whether you want to add subtle volume and shape or achieve a flatteringly full effect, it’s crucial to pick the right breast implant size. 

Some implants will get you closer to your ideal…

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How to Lose Face Fat: 4 Tips for Slimmer Cheeks

June 28, 2021

Excess facial fat can make your features look round and puffy. Sometimes, it’s the result of weight gain and can be improved with fat-burning strategies. Other times, the culprit is genetics, and the most effective solution is facial plastic surgery. Here are four tips you can try to slim and sculpt your cheeks.  

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Resuming Exercise After Breast Augmentation Surgery

May 20, 2021

Woman exercising after breast augmentation Breast implants are a great option for women of all shapes and sizes to achieve more feminine curves. For those who are lean and athletic, they offer a way to restore breast volume that has been lost to physical activity. If that sounds like your situation, breast augmentation could be a great fit — just know that you’ll need to make some big changes to your workout…

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The Pros and Cons of Male Breast Reduction

April 19, 2021

Enlarged breast tissue in men can be a major source of anxiety and self-consciousness. If you want to improve the look of your chest, even when diet and exercise have failed, then male breast reduction could be the solution. Here are several pros and cons to consider when deciding if this surgery is a good fit for you.

Pros of Male Breast…

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Category: Gynecomastia

3 Things to Know Before Getting Nose Surgery

March 26, 2021

Rhinoplasty patient in Kansas CityRhinoplasty is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in America. Thousands of people get this surgery each year to reduce a prominent bump, straighten a crooked bridge, improve facial balance, and achieve other unique goals. If you’ve been considering nose reshaping surgery, here are three things you should know before making your decision.

1. Rhinoplasty is Completely Personalized

There’s no…

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Category: Rhinoplasty

Can You Get a BBL and a Tummy Tuck at the Same Time?

February 24, 2021

Woman after BBL and tummy tuckThe Brazilian butt lift (BLL) and the tummy tuck are two popular procedures that can help create a flattering hourglass figure. Some doctors perform these two surgeries simultaneously. However, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Victor Perez believes it’s in your best interest to do them separately.

The main issue is that undergoing these procedures at the same time can…

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The Anti-Aging Benefits of Microneedling with PRP

January 29, 2021

Microneedling with PRP patient in Kansas CityGetting older doesn’t have to mean looking older. You can take things into your own hands with professional treatments. Microneedling with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) targets the visible signs of skin aging so you can enjoy a youthful and refreshed appearance.

Here are a few reasons to add this popular cosmetic service to your anti-aging routine. It works from the inside out to provide benefits such…

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Category: Skin Care

Your Guide to HydraFacial: Benefits, Results, and More

October 30, 2020

HydraFacial cleanses, exfoliates, extracts, and hydrates to reveal the best skin of your life. It’s one of the most popular in-office treatments right now — one session is performed every 15 seconds around the world! With boosters to address virtually every complexion concern, HydraFacial is an excellent way to improve your skin’s health and appearance. Keep reading to learn more.

Benefits of HydraFacial Skin Treatments

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Category: Skin Care

Why Now Is The Best Time for Laser Skin Resurfacing

September 30, 2020

Woman after fall laser treatment in Kansas City We all have skin issues that we’d like to improve. One of the best ways to achieve a younger, smoother, and healthier-looking complexion is through laser skin resurfacing.

If you’ve been thinking about booking a DOT SmartXide C02 Fractionated Laser treatment, now might be a perfect time. Here’s why.

You Can Reverse Summer Skin Damage

Summer is over, but the signs of sun…

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Category: Skin Care