Tag: liposuction

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 »

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 »

Shapewear hanging from the back of a door. Body contouring could be a permanent solution for those tired of investing in shapewear garments.

Shapewear or Surgery? When to Choose Liposuction Over Spanx®

October 10, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Sometimes diet and exercise aren’t enough to slim your body. If you struggle with stubborn bulges that won’t go away, you may rely on shapewear to smooth over trouble areas. But shapewear can only do so much when it comes to contouring the body. And if you’re tired of pulling out the Spanx® for… 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 »

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 »

Getting Beach Body Ready – It Doesn’t Necessarily Involve A Bikini

February 13, 2013 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Who says getting your beach body is something only the ladies fret over?  The fact is, more and more men are taking an interest in their appearance these days.  For some, it’s Botox or skin care but for others, it involves something more. According to plastic surgery statistics, male breast reduction is among the top… Read more »

Parents Bridge The Age Gap With Plastic Surgery

Age can often be a touchy subject, especially when you’re an aging parent. With men and women increasingly choosing to pursue careers or life goals before having children, many American couples are waiting till their 30s or even their early 40s to have children. Ten or twenty years down the line, many parents are being… Read more »

Cosmetic Pick-Me-Ups: They’re Not Just For The Gals

September 6, 2012 by Center for Plastic Surgery

The tide has shifted.  This past year has had the media buzzing about the growing trend of men seeking cosmetic procedures.  For example, the term “Brotox” was coined (the nickname that fondly references men getting Botox).  From Botox to beer bellies, it seems the fellas are finally embracing the notion that they’d like to preserve… Read more »

What Makes a Mommy Makeover?

April 3, 2014 by Samir S. Rao, MD

If you’re a mom, chances are your body looks somewhat different after having children. Earlier generations may have called stretch marks, loose abdominal muscles, and sagging breasts “badges of motherhood,” but today more women are choosing to combat these changes and restore their bodies more closely to what they looked like before having children. A… 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 »