Author: Dr. G. Wesley Price

Rejuvenate Those Aging Eyelids in Washington DC

Rejuvenate Those Aging Eyelids

May 10, 2019 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Nothing perks up the aging face better than cosmetic surgery of the upper and lower eyelids (called blepharoplasty). Some Washington, D.C., patients need both the upper and lower eyelids done and may do the surgery with or without a face or neck lift. Some patients only need the upper or lower eyelids done. It is… Read more »

Get Ready for Summer with a Mommy Makeover in Washington D.C.

Get Ready for Summer!

May 20, 2019 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Now is the time to get ready for summer! Our patients are frequently looking to get themselves ready for swimsuit season—before the season starts. The most common plastic surgery procedures in Washington, D.C., are breast augmentation, liposuction, and abdominoplasty. These are frequently combined in the popular procedure known as the Mommy Makeover. The Makeover is usually for… Read more »

Ice & Fire: Non-invasive Body Contouring with the Science of Temperature

March 11, 2015 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Do you have areas of your body or face and neck that could use a little re-contouring? You can now use the technology of temperature—both hot and cold—to reduce fat and tighten skin noninvasively. We offer new non-invasive techniques that are perfect for anyone who isn’t interested in traditional methods of fat reduction or skin… Read more »

Quick Recovery Breast Augmentation

September 28, 2017 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Breast augmentation has improved dramatically over the last decade. The newest generations of breast implants are significantly better, providing more natural results, fewer complications, and a much quicker and easier recovery—and we are now able to offer patients the Quick Recovery Breast Augmentation here at Center for Plastic Surgery in Washington, DC. How improved breast… Read more »

The Changing Face of Facial Rejuvenation

October 10, 2017 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

There’s never been a more exciting time to be a plastic surgeon—thanks to advancements in non-surgical and surgical techniques and technology, we have so much more to offer patients today than we did just a few years ago. Perhaps nowhere have we seen this more than in the realm of facial rejuvenation. The current state… Read more »

How Much Do You Know About Today’s Breast Reduction?

October 24, 2017 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Breast reduction is one of the most popular and successful procedures in plastic surgery. Patients not only enjoy an improved self image after breast reduction, but the surgery also provides unique functional improvements: reduced back, shoulder and neck pain, as well as the ability to participate more fully in activities without overly large breasts getting… Read more »

Building a Better Facelift: How We Help Patients Look Younger & Recover Faster After Facelift Surgery

November 28, 2016 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Today, we have more options than ever to help patients rejuvenate their faces and take years off their appearance at any stage of the aging process, often without surgery. For many patients, however, a surgical face and neck lift is still going to be the state-of-the-art for improving the appearance of an aging face. Once… Read more »

The Truth About Liposuction

July 6, 2010 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Liposuction was developed and became a part of the plastic surgery practice in the early 1980s.  Over the years, many different improvements in the liposuction technology and better understanding of the procedure have made it safer than it has ever been. Recently, the State of Maryland passed a law limiting the amount of liposuction that… Read more »

Refine Your Contours, Define Your Waist, Defy Your Thighs!

April 29, 2014 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Would you like to bring your body into better proportion before swimsuit season? Changes don’t have to be drastic to bring about an improvement in contour—but our happiest patients often have chosen to make changes in more than one area of their body. The fact is that by combining a few targeted procedures, a skillful,… Read more »

Mapping Perfection: Photoshop Project Shines a Light on Beauty Standards Worldwide

August 5, 2014 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Have you had a chance to see the Before and After photo project that has been making the rounds in social media? Freelance journalist Esther Honig explored worldwide beauty standards by submitting a picture of herself to Photoshop artists in 25 different countries, giving the simple instruction to make her “look beautiful.” The results range from subtle… Read more »