Changing the Face of Beauty: Popular Cosmetic Procedures

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 in Face Procedures | Comments Off

Some women are very conscious of the way they look. They head to spas and salons to perfect their hair and nails, and meticulously shop and plan out what to wear each day. Other women are simply satisfied with just a bit of makeup before heading out for the day. However, some women go all-out and undergo cosmetic surgery to achieve the look they want. Cosmetic surgery is gaining in popularity, especially because TV ads and billboards are full of lean models with long legs, smooth skin, and youthful features. In 2012, roughly 13.1 million cosmetic surgeries were performed in the US alone—a...

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Beverly Hills Rhinoplasty: Weighing your Options

Posted by on Apr 22, 2013 in Face Procedures | Comments Off

Rhinoplasty in Beverly Hills can be performed two ways: open or closed. Surgeons like Jeffrey D. Hoefflin MD, FACS normally offer both options for first-time and revisionary nose jobs. What differentiates the two procedures is simply the incision location. When choosing which technique to use, surgeons and patients weigh many factors. Open Rhinoplasty In an open rhinoplasty procedure, the incision is placed on the columella, or the column of tissue that divides the nostrils. The surgeon makes an inverted-V incision to help keep the scar as inconspicuous as possible. This position also makes...

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Consider Breast Reduction by a Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon for the Right Reasons

Posted by on Apr 22, 2013 in Breast Procedures | Comments Off

There are many possible reasons for a woman to seek a qualified plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills to perform breast reduction surgery; however, undergoing a breast reduction procedure to rectify a bullying situation at school shouldn’t be one of them. As preposterous as such a scenario may seem, it’s becoming a reality. Just ask the mother of a 13-year-old school bullying victim in Missouri. After reporting a bullying incident to school officials, the mother was told by a school district employee that she could either have her daughter switched to a different school or her...

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Well-Rounded: Breast Augmentation From Los Angeles Practitioners

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Breast Procedures | Comments Off

Breasts. The word calls many images to mind: the image of a mother nursing her child, the image of an adolescent girl shopping for her first bra, the image of a busty supermodel donning a magazine cover. Women with small breasts can often have insecurities about their figures that begin when they are young and persist into adulthood. For these women, a qualified Los Angeles breast augmentation specialist like Dr. Jeffrey D. Hoefflin can help them achieve larger breasts while helping to improve their confidence and self image. Officially known as augmentation mammoplasty, breast augmentation...

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From Botox to Brazilian Butt Lifts: Get the Scoop on Two of the Hottest Beauty Trends

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Body Procedures | Comments Off

Breast augmentations and liposuction treatments have been popular for decades, however, BOTOX injections and Brazilian butt lifts are two newer cosmetic procedures that have skyrocketed in popularity over the last decade. Butt Lift 101 Though rarely given the attention they deserve, the buttocks do their fair share for the body. These paired groups of gluteal muscles extend and rotate the hip, extend the trunk, allow one to sit down comfortably, and incidentally, help to accentuate one’s profile. Both men and women identify the butt as one of the top ten most attractive body parts....

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