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07/3/2015
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Facts and Fiction: Dispelling the Myths of Liposuction

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Many people, when they think of liposuction, think that it is an easy and quick way to rid themselves of that unwanted fat.  It is true that the procedure can remove fat; however, it should not be considered to be that “magic bullet”.  There are several myths and misunderstandings surrounding liposuction.  Here are a few myths surrounding liposuction and the correct facts about them. Liposuction is NOT for Weight Loss This is one of the main myths about modern liposuction procedures.  Many think that these modern liposuction techniques can be

06/9/2015
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Popular Liposuction Surgery Areas Infographic

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Many people are unaware that a liposuction procedure can be performed on pretty much any area of the body. From your jawline, cheek and jowl to your calves and ankles, no matter where you have excess fat, liposuction can help slim you down with very little downtime. The only decision you have to make is what area you want done! With that in mind, here is an infographic outlining the most popular liposuction areas patients have chosen to have treated in the past; as well as an explanation of why

05/27/2015
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Natural Breast Augmentation InfoGraphic

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Why Get Natural Breast Augmentation? Have you ever thought about getting breast implants to improve the appearance of your bustline?If you have, we have some good news for you; there is a more natural looking and feeling alternative that will help you get the body that you want, without the downsides that breast implants often bring. This alternative, of course, is Natural Breast Augmentation! Not only can breast augmentation make your breasts bigger and more natural looking, it also helps you avoid the plastic look and feel that breast implants often bring. Here’s an

05/22/2015
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Going South of the Border for Surgery – Is It a Good Idea?

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  We’ve all heard stories of how Americans travel to foreign lands for cheaper or banned cosmetic surgeries. And, if you’d like to change the way you look in one or several areas of your body, these options can be very tempting. But…is it worth it? It’s worth reiterating – traveling outside of the U.S. for cosmetic surgery is not a good idea in most cases, simply because: Surgeons outside the U.S. don’t face the same safety regulations as those found in the US. Training is also very varied. Liposuction,

05/1/2015
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Fat transfer breast augmentation

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Fat transfer breast augmentation is a procedure used for reconstruction of the breast. The procedure allows surgeons more flexibility in shaping the breast than traditional silicon breast implants because fat can be strategically placed within the breast to create a pleasing shape that looks and feels completely natural. 3 steps Fat transfer for breast augmentation is a procedure that involves three basic steps. Liposuction of the target area where fat cells are harvested Purification and preparation of fat cells Injection of the purified fat cells into the breast tissue Benefits

05/1/2015
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Gynecomastia in Muscular Men

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Do you consider yourself to be a muscular male? A man’s man? With so much press surrounding transgender communities, you may feel self-conscious if you happen to have “man boobs”, a condition that’s otherwise known as gynecomastia. You may have already attempted to reduce the size of your male breasts through exercise.  The problem is – exercise will only work so much. The Definition and Causes Let’s begin by talking about the causes of gynecomastia and the prevalence of the condition in muscular males: Gynecomastia is largely defined as the

01/16/2015
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Treating Gynecomastia with Liposuction

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Gynecomastia is common in many men, but it’s also a great source of embarrassment for many. Today, there are numerous ways to get rid of this pet peeve – including liposuction. Let’s first discuss what this term means: Gynecomastia is essentially a benign enlargement of the male breast tissue. The resulting appearance is woman-like breasts. Most boys going through puberty have some enlargement of the breast tissue, which spontaneously resolves on its own at the end of puberty. When it doesn’t resolve or revert, it can lead to perpetual self-image

10/10/2014
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What Are Fat Transfer Techniques for The Face?

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If you’re like most adults, you may feel uncomfortable in your skin due to uneven fat distribution. If you’re a woman especially, and have undergone pregnancy and other life events that change the way your body looks, it can be challenging to accept this new shape. Even more, as we get older, the fat in our face shrinks, and it may seem like 10 years have been added to our appearance. You’re not the only one who feels this way. Fat transfers however, promise to help. It’s a story as

09/26/2014
Liposuction

Soaring Midriff Lipo Numbers Courtesy of the Crop Top

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One of the most fail proof ways to rock the crop top is with flat abs. Without this asset, the crop top can look less than flattering, and as a result, women are turning to lipo to get a fast and easy fix for extra fat on the midriff. If memory serves well, this fashionable piece was also popular during the 1990s. Today, women of all ages are embracing the style, not just tweens and teens alone. The trend explains the rise seen in lipo and thread vein removal in

09/19/2014
Liposuction

The Return Of The Crop Top Means Soaring Vein Removals In Midriff

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The crop top is back in fashion, and to keep with the trend, a rising number of women have chosen vein removal in the midriff area, in order to boost confidence. The Cause of Increased Vein Removals In The Midriff The numbers are in – aesthetic centers have experienced a twenty percent surge in this cosmetic procedure as a result of the fashion trend that once ruled the nineties. Celebrities too, have adapted the crop top trend, and it’s no wonder that everyday folks are following the cool Spring and

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