Author: James H. French Jr., MD, FACS

Year in Review: Looking at the Most Popular Cosmetic Enhancements of 2014

It’s no secret that plastic surgery and cosmetic treatments are booming in popularity. Thanks in part to Kim Kardashian’s famous posterior, Brazilian butt lifts reigned supreme as one of 2014’s most popular cosmetic surgery procedures. BOTOX® remained a universal favorite even as new treatments and procedures gained in popularity. So what do the top cosmetic… Read more »

Is There Such a Thing as a Non-Surgical Breast Lift?

Sagging breast skin is an area of concern for numerous women, with pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and aging all contributing to the issue. Having heard about non-surgical treatment options for many other cosmetic concerns, some women are now wondering if there is a viable non-surgical alternative to breast lift surgery. Considering the dramatic effect BOTOX®, fillers,… Read more »

Breast Augmentation + Breast Lift = Breast Shaping

It is completely natural for the appearance of the breasts to change over time. Your breasts can lose their shape and fullness for a variety of reasons: the aging process can create sagging breasts; weight fluctuations can deflate the breasts; breastfeeding and pregnancy can lead to similar changes. If you’re concerned about the size of… Read more »

Are You Looking at a Real “Result” in Before-and-After Photos?

February 28, 2014 by James H. French Jr., MD, FACS

“If it looks too good to be true, it probably is.” We’ve all heard this adage. But what about dramatic before-and-after photos that are so often shown to advertise a plastic surgery procedure? Aren’t we supposed to see dramatic results from plastic surgery? Men and women understandably want noticeable results from cosmetic surgery, and photos that… Read more »

Why Men Need Facial Rejuvenation, Too

Picture the typical cosmetic surgery patient; you may envision a woman in her 50s who’s after a more youthful appearance, or a younger woman interested in breast augmentation. But this is only a part of the picture. Today, the ideal candidate for facial rejuvenation may just as easily be a man. While men aren’t often… Read more »