Category: Face

Millennials vs. Baby Boomers: Who’s Getting More Plastic Surgery?

January 17, 2017 by Center for Plastic Surgery

From Kaley Cuoco’s well-publicized love for her breast implants to fascinations with Kylie Jenner’s ever-plump pout, plastic surgery headlines often tell the tale of millennial celebrities who are anything but shy about the work they’ve had done. But are millennials in general having more cosmetic surgery than other generations? The Washington Post recently highlighted the… Read more »

Does BOTOX Make You Happier?

February 14, 2017 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Prone to the winter blues? Warmth and sunshine may be in short supply right now, but perhaps BOTOX could cheer you up. According to a new research review, BOTOX injections may do more than just minimize frown lines—they may actually help keep frowns to a minimum too! Here’s the scoop: for years, scientists have posited… Read more »

4 Facts to Demystify the “Vampire Facial”

April 26, 2017 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Have you heard of the vampire facial? This often misunderstood facial rejuvenation treatment started drawing attention a few years ago, thanks to an ominous snap posted by the infamous Kim Kardashian on her Instagram. A post shared by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) on Mar 10, 2013 at 6:14pm PDT Public response ranged from curiosity to… Read more »

Secondary Facelifts: Now With Less Complications

April 18, 2013 by Center for Plastic Surgery

>So, you got a facelift and loved your results but now your age is coming through again? As they say, nothing lasts forever. Unfortunately, this goes for the results of your facelift too. Many men and women turn back the clock through facelift surgery, but over time, the natural aging process can start to affect… Read more »

“A Gift Just for Me”

For 63 year old Susan, needles are a terrifying thought – so much so that she even delivered her son naturally.  She said, “I wanted to give a gift to myself to take care of the turkey neck I had always hated. I inherited it from my father, and it got even more exaggerated after… 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 »

Are there options when considering facelift surgery?

October 11, 2013 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

The best results from facelift surgery today come from a thorough evaluation of a patient’s facial concerns and then adapting the right approach for each patient. A cookie cutter procedure (done during “lunchtime “ or some other meal) is rarely successful or long lasting. Each patient’s situation can vary and may dictate a shorter scar… Read more »

Why is Facelift Terminology So Confusing?

October 17, 2013 by Center for Plastic Surgery

MACS, mini, mid, lunchtime, weekend: when it comes to facelifts, what does it all mean? As you research options for facial rejuvenation, you are likely to come across varied and unfamiliar terms, and wonder which procedure is best for you. When considering different types of facelifts it’s important to separate fact from marketing hype. Dr. Price wrote about… Read more »

Tired Eyes? The Right Eyelid Treatment Can Help

February 27, 2014 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

“You look so tired.” Does this sound all too familiar to you? If so, you are not alone. A common complaint among our patients is that their friends tell them they look tired, even when they are not. Often, aging around the eyes is to blame for a constantly tired appearance. The way our eyelids… Read more »