Are you interested in a mommy makeover but have no idea what the entire process look like? You are not alone! Many women hear the term “mommy makeover” thrown around, without really understanding how much planning and unique considerations are involved in the process. The Specialists in Plastic Surgery in Raleigh and Cary understand that your goals are dramatically different from the next woman and so you deserve a specifically designed plan of care. Continue reading “Here’s What a Mommy Makeover Looks Like” »
As the winter months bring cold air to North Carolina, many rejoice! Despite bathing suit season being a thing of the past, many of our clients are looking for a method to look and feel their best for upcoming holiday gatherings and social events. Whether you love the colder weather or you wish that it was still summer, Specialists in Plastic Surgery has an innovative method for everyone to embrace the cold this season: CoolSculpting®! Continue reading “Embrace the Cold with CoolSculpting®” »
There are few things in life more annoying than stubborn cellulite! With upwards of 98 percent of all women likely to experience cellulite at some point during their adult lives, many can tell you just how frustrating cellulite on their stomach, thighs, and backsides can be. Perhaps most infuriating is that cellulite is almost impossible to get rid of.
At last, Specialists in Plastic Surgery has found a cellulite treatment that actually works. When it comes to getting rid of pesky cellulite, ZO® Skin Health’s Oraser® Cellulite Control Body Smoothing Crème does the trick!
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At 27, Talia Derby decided that breast reduction surgery was the right choice for her. She had struggled with large breasts since she was 13. Her ample bosom even garnered her the nickname, “Busty Talia.” Ten years in the making, Derby finally met with a plastic surgeon and scheduled the surgery that she had so long considered.Continue reading “Is Breast Reduction Surgery for You?” »
Also known as abdominoplasty, a tummy tuck can help you achieve a sleek stomach by removing excess skin and tightening the muscles along your abdomen. So, just how do you decide if a tummy tuck is for you? Together with Specialists in Plastic Surgery’s team of board certified plastic surgeons, we break down some of the qualities that make for a good tummy tuck candidate. When making your decision, we encourage you to ask yourself these four questions.
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The fine and delicate skin around our eyes is one of the first places we show our age. Fine lines, wrinkles, under eye hollows, and puffy under eye bags can dramatically affect our overall appearance. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to reduce or eliminate signs of aging around the eyes.Continue reading “4 Ways to Make Sure Your Eyes Aren’t Aging You” »
For a woman with breast cancer, there is far more to cope with than just the cancer diagnosis itself. The necessary treatment and following recovery period can be taxing—just as much emotionally as it is physically. For many women, losing one or both of their breasts to cancer and the resulting mastectomy leaves them wondering what their breast reconstruction options are. With a range of excellent reconstruction options available, many women struggle to know where and how to proceed.Continue reading “Understanding Breast Reconstruction” »
According to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, more women between the ages of 19 and 34 undergo breast augmentation than any other age group. At over 140,000 augmentations performed in 2015, these young women account for nearly 50 percent of all breast augmentations. With statistics like these, it is evident that breast augmentation at a younger age is undeniably popular. Here, we explore what makes your 20s and 30s an ideal time to consider breast augmentation.Continue reading “4 Reasons Why Your 20s and 30s are an Ideal Time for Breast Augmentation” »
With well over 68,000 surgeries performed, breast reduction was at an all-time high in 2015. More impressive, however, is, at 27,456, male breast reduction accounted for 40 percent of all breast reductions performed. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, this demonstrates a five percent increase in just the past year and a whopping 35 percent increase since year the 2000—exemplifying the continued and growing popularity of male breast reduction.Continue reading “Male Breast Reduction Surgery Continues to Grow in Popularity” »
Ready or not, summer is here! At Specialists in Plastic Surgery, we understand that a slim, summertime figure can be hard to achieve. By targeting stubborn fat, liposuction allows our team of plastic surgeons the capability to give you a figure free of frustrating fat.Continue reading “Ready Yourself for Summer with Liposuction” »