Tag: Washington DC Cosmetic Surgery

Can BOTOX Provide Long-Lasting Improvement?

August 25, 2016 by Center for Plastic Surgery

How long does BOTOX last? If you thought just 3 to 4 months, here’s a pleasant surprise: when patients receive repeated treatments, BOTOX’s wrinkle-softening effects may extend beyond what’s expected. According to a recent study, BOTOX® Cosmetic can not only help soften wrinkles that form with facial expressions—over time, repeating treatments can also help minimize… Read more »

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 »

Building a Better Facelift: How We Help Patients Look Younger & Recover Faster After Facelift Surgery

November 28, 2016 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Today, we have more options than ever to help patients rejuvenate their faces and take years off their appearance at any stage of the aging process, often without surgery. For many patients, however, a surgical face and neck lift is still going to be the state-of-the-art for improving the appearance of an aging face. Once… 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 »

Mapping Perfection: Photoshop Project Shines a Light on Beauty Standards Worldwide

August 5, 2014 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Have you had a chance to see the Before and After photo project that has been making the rounds in social media? Freelance journalist Esther Honig explored worldwide beauty standards by submitting a picture of herself to Photoshop artists in 25 different countries, giving the simple instruction to make her “look beautiful.” The results range from subtle… Read more »