Author: Center for Plastic Surgery

3 effective ways to battle belly bulge.

3 Effective Ways to Battle Belly Bulge

  The midsection is a common problem area for men and women alike. Many find it hard to lose belly fat and feel self-conscious about their appearance. If you’re trying to slim down for summer, good news: Center for Plastic Surgery has the body contouring tools you need. Our practice offers both surgical and nonsurgical… Read more »

How to maintain your breast implants.

How to Maintain Your Breast Implants: A Beginner’s Guide

  Every breast augmentation patient deserves satisfying results that endure for many years. While breast implants aren’t meant to last forever, our Washington, DC, patients can increase their implants’ longevity and maintain the appearance of their breast augmentation results.  Properly caring for breast implants doesn’t have to be an overly complicated process. If you’re wondering… Read more »

What is diastasis recti, and can a tummy tuck solve it?

What Is Diastasis Recti? Can a Tummy Tuck Solve It?

  Major body changes, such as pregnancy or significant weight loss, can leave a permanent impact. Many patients develop diastasis recti during these times and struggle with a resulting “belly pooch.” Even though it’s a relatively common medical condition, many people are unaware of diastasis recti. They might not even know they have it—let alone… Read more »

The difference between breast implants and fat grafting for breast augmentation.

Breast Implants vs. Fat Grafting for Breast Augmentation

April 19, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Some women would like to increase their breast size but are uneasy about the idea of implants. Breast augmentation via fat grafting is an appealing option for these patients. At our plastic surgery practice here in the Washington, D.C., area, we receive many questions about the procedure. There are many wonderful benefits to this… Read more »

Is getting a mommy makeover selfish?

Is Getting a Mommy Makeover Selfish?

  Healthy food and exercise aren’t always enough to get your pre-mom body back. Saggy skin, stretch marks, and downturned nipples are genuine issues. Suggestions that you aren’t “working hard enough” are hurtful when no amount of healthy lifestyle choices can completely reverse these changes. Some patients worry that mommy makeovers are selfish or an… Read more »

Young woman thinking about breast enhancement

Breast Enhancement Research: What You Need to Know

  Women today have more breast enhancement options than ever before. Breast augmentation and breast lift procedures are two of the most popular choices among our Washington, DC, patients. However, starting your cosmetic surgery research may feel intimidating. What’s the best way to start learning about your different treatment options? No two patients are alike,… Read more »

Facelift recovery timeline.

Your Facelift Recovery Timeline

March 14, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Facelift surgery is an excellent way to fight the signs of aging. It can help patients restore a youthful look by lifting and rejuvenating the face. Because the procedure adjusts many soft and delicate tissues, though, it often requires a notable recovery period. With that recovery time in mind, many facelift patients at our… Read more »

Young woman considers liposuction.

Should I Get Liposuction? 5 Signs You’re Ready

February 19, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  For those considering or planning for a liposuction procedure here in the DC area, timing is everything. Choosing the right time to move forward with liposuction can make all the difference in terms of the success and efficiency of your recovery and your satisfaction with your results over the long term. How can you… Read more »

Young woman contemplating breast lift or breast augmentation.

Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, or Both?

January 14, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Breast enhancement procedures are more popular than ever—and for good reason. A breast lift or breast augmentation at our plastic surgery practice near Washington, DC, can create noticeable, age-defying results. But sometimes patients are unsure of which surgery option is best for them. What are the differences between a breast augmentation and a breast… Read more »

Woman's torso after tummy tuck procedure

We Answered the Web’s Most Asked Tummy Tuck Questions

January 31, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  A tummy tuck at our plastic surgery practice in Washington, DC, can create transformative results. But the procedure is slightly more intensive than other common treatments. There are different techniques and important recovery details that patients should keep in mind before surgery. Because of this, many patients have extensive questions when they first begin… Read more »