Tag: Plastic Surgery Northern Virginia

What Price, Beauty?

October 25, 2010 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Should we be trading off dollars for safety and/or results? You don’t have to trade off one for the other; however, most of us know deep down that “you get what you pay for”.

Bouncing Back After Baby

March 10, 2011 by Center for Plastic Surgery

After having children, something as simple as buying a pair of jeans can be terribly frustrating. You have been exercising, eating right, and yet, despite everything… the pooch below your navel still remains. And so the Mommy Makeover was born. Depending on your specific needs, a “Mommy Makeover” can include procedures such as breast lift,… 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 »

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 »

Is There Such a Thing as a Non-Surgical Breast Lift?

Sagging breast skin is an area of concern for numerous women, with pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and aging all contributing to the issue. Having heard about non-surgical treatment options for many other cosmetic concerns, some women are now wondering if there is a viable non-surgical alternative to breast lift surgery. Considering the dramatic effect BOTOX®, fillers,… Read more »

Breast Augmentation + Breast Lift = Breast Shaping

It is completely natural for the appearance of the breasts to change over time. Your breasts can lose their shape and fullness for a variety of reasons: the aging process can create sagging breasts; weight fluctuations can deflate the breasts; breastfeeding and pregnancy can lead to similar changes. If you’re concerned about the size of… Read more »

Cosmetic Procedures for The Professional Woman

March 28, 2014 by Center for Plastic Surgery

You’re a smart woman capable of changing the world around you, but that doesn’t mean you can do it all alone. If you’re pouring creativity, energy and discipline into your work, it’s natural to recruit help in other areas of your life. And our team of professionals is ready to pour their energy and creativity… Read more »

Are You Looking at a Real “Result” in Before-and-After Photos?

February 28, 2014 by James H. French Jr., MD, FACS

“If it looks too good to be true, it probably is.” We’ve all heard this adage. But what about dramatic before-and-after photos that are so often shown to advertise a plastic surgery procedure? Aren’t we supposed to see dramatic results from plastic surgery? Men and women understandably want noticeable results from cosmetic surgery, and photos that… Read more »