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6 Ways to Save on Cosmetic Surgery (Without Compromising on Safety)

August 18, 2017 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery is an investment that most patients agree is totally worth it—there’s no substitute for feeling confident and loving your appearance. But what if you are ready to have your procedure (and you finally have vacation days to use for recovery), but your bank account isn’t quite in the same boat? The financial aspect… Read more »

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IPL vs BBL laser Treatments

February 22, 2018 by Center for Plastic Surgery

The esthetic industry has grown substantially over the last few years, with many more treatment options available to men and women alike. With all of these treatment options, it can be overwhelming to understand which treatment is right for you. At CPS, we offer only the best and up-to-date treatment options, including lasers. The two… Read more »

What to Expect After Your Breast Augmentation: Follow-Up Care

March 30, 2017 by Center for Plastic Surgery

In the excitement of planning for breast augmentation, follow-up care can easily become an afterthought. However, as our friend Jenny Eden of Eden Knows Implants points out in this helpful article, follow-up appointments play an essential role in making sure your breast augmentation is a success and that you love your results. Don’t skip your… Read more »

Radiofrequency 101: All You Should Know About RF Skin Tightening

December 28, 2017 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Gone are the days of skin tightening only being possible with surgery, thanks to advanced non-surgical technologies—including radiofrequency. These oscillations of energy can treat anything from mild back pain to sagging skin, and patients everywhere are loving having a minimally invasive way to firm up their skin. How much do you know about this impressive… Read more »

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Your Tummy Tuck Recovery Timeline

August 21, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Tummy tucks can flatten your stomach by removing loose, saggy skin. But while everyone’s recovery timeline is unique to his or her situation, tummy tuck recovery periods tend to be longer than other cosmetic surgery procedures. Don’t fear—with proper preparation, you can help your surgery recovery go as smoothly as possible. This blog post… Read more »

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Choosing Plastic Surgery

August 7, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  When deciding to move forward with a plastic surgery procedure such as breast augmentation at our Washington, DC-area practice, it’s important to make sure you’re heading into the process with a clear and healthy mindset. Checking that your motivations are coming from a positive place helps set the stage for a smooth and rewarding… Read more »

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Is A Tummy Tuck Right for You?

  It’s a lot of hard work to lose weight and slim down. While the results can be exciting, you might be left with excess skin in the process. No amount of diet and exercise can tighten up loose skin. For patients with these concerns, we often recommend a tummy tuck at our Washington, D.C…. Read more »

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3 Breast Augmentation Tips for Active Women

  Women with active lifestyles who are considering breast augmentation in the Washington, D.C. area have unique concerns about how breast implants may impact their exercise routines. Running, weight-lifting, or participating in a range of sports are all possible after breast enhancement surgery, but you’ll want to read this blog post to learn some tips… Read more »

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What Really Happens During a Breast Augmentation Consultation

  The consultation is an essential step in any surgical experience. It’s the time to voice concerns, discuss goals, and create a plan for achieving ideal results. However, many breast augmentation patients here in Washington, D.C., often aren’t sure what actually happens before, during, and after this important appointment. In this blog post, we’ll review… Read more »

Woman on bed in tank top considering liposuction and tummy tuck

Should I add a Tummy Tuck to My Liposuction?

  Many people know they want to achieve a flat, contoured abdomen, but aren’t sure where to begin when it comes to pursuing a surgical solution. Fat reduction may seem like a clear choice, but the decision whether to add on a skin tightening procedure can be a puzzling one. Both liposuction and tummy tuck… Read more »

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Preparing for Your Tummy Tuck

Patients who undergo tummy tuck surgery at our Washington, D.C., area practice, tell us that being well-prepared for the surgery helps quell anxiety. We do our best to prepare our patients and assure them that our team of board-certified plastic surgeons is here to make sure they’re safe and supported every step of the way. Taking… 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 »

A woman rests on a bed and contemplates her surgical and nonsurgical body contouring options

Why You Shouldn’t Overlook Liposuction

Nonsurgical fat reduction treatments are gaining popularity for their ability to slim down pockets of fat without surgery. But while these approaches can be helpful for some, we encourage you to consider the powerful transformation liposuction at our Washington, D.C., area practice can create for the right candidate. In this blog post, we’ll explain the… Read more »

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 »


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