Can I Sleep on My Belly After Getting a Breast Augmentation?

With so many women choosing breast augmentation to enhance their figure and improve breast appearance, medical technology continues to advance the surgery to make the procedure safer with best results. However, an area of concern for many patients is the recovery. Women considering the operation ask us questions ranging from time off from work to… Read More »

How Much Weight Should I Lose Before Body Contouring Surgery?

Patients seeking to improve body profile through body contouring procedures should consider working toward getting close to their ideal weight. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Dreyfuss recommends your body should be below the Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30. To determine your BMI divide your height in meters into your weight in kilometers. If necessary,… Read More »

What Happens to Fat Cells After Extraction?

What Happens to Fat Cells After Extraction? Excess fat has been a focus of aesthetic medicine for some time. Although it’s safer to eliminate fat by the traditional method of eating right and maintaining a disciplined workout routine – some fat just won’t go away. Pesky fat deposits which haunt the abdomen, neck, upper arm,… Read More »

How to Get Back to Your Workout Routine After Breast Augmentation

Many patients recovering from breast augmentation find their inactivity can make them restless. They understand how important it is for the body to heal correctly, but as their energy renews many women are anxious to get back to their workout schedule. Here are some helpful hints with a timeline of how ease back into your exercise routine. … Read More »

Alternative Uses for Botox that will Pleasantly Surprise You

Botox is a popular non-surgical option for diminishing unwanted facial lines and wrinkles. However, this cosmetic stalwart has more uses than eliminating those pesky expression lines. It has proven to be an effective treatment for other cosmetic and non-cosmetic procedures as well. Here are a few: Acne Treatment Yes, Botox has been used for treating… Read More »