There is some misinformation about fat grafting online and cropping up in casual conversations. Micro-fat grafting harvests a patient’s fat from areas with excess—such as the tummy, flanks, or thighs—and inserts it in specific areas to restore the lost volume to your face. It can be used to: Enhance your cheekbones or chin Shape and.. read more →

07 Feb 2017
February 7, 2017

Why Everyone is Talking about Restylane Injections

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Did you know that there have been 20 million injections of Restylane® since it was approved by the FDA 20 years ago? It’s quickly become the go-to procedure for women looking to add volume to their lips. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) recently reported that over 27,000 lip procedures were done in the.. read more →

23 Jan 2017
January 23, 2017

How to Fight Aging After 60

January 23, 2017 Blog 0 Comment

You can still feel the youth in your heart and soul, but since you’ve hit 60, it seems like time is only speeding up. Every day, your bones ache a little more and you discover more wrinkles and gray hairs. Nobody can stay young forever but it is possible to slow the process and minimize.. read more →

Are you suffering from back pain, joint paint, or have excess skin due to extreme weight loss? Well, there are some surgical solutions that can help you feel better physically while feeling better about the skin you’re in today. There’s a routine, safe surgery called Abdominoplasty or more commonly referred to as a tummy tuck.. read more →

So you’ve decided to get liposuction but there’s still one thing holding you back: the scars. However, liposuction scarring and long-term blemishes can be minimized or even avoided entirely—and these are the secrets the best cosmetic surgeons use to do it. Liposuction scars come from incisions that allow for the insertion of tubes called cannulas.. read more →

You’ve stood in front of the mirror for countless hours and visualized yourself with larger, perkier, or just different breasts. You’re ready for your new body. But do you really know what to expect from breast augmentation surgery? Cosmetic surgery is a complicated matter with the very highest stakes: you! You should know exactly what.. read more →

Shaving is no fun, and so you may find yourself wondering what are laser hair removal’s advantages over shaving? As it turns out, they make a fine argument for treatment. Read on to learn more about laser hair removal and why it may be right for you. It may surprise you to know that laser.. read more →

Are you considering breast lift surgery but are concerned about possible complications? Worrying about how a surgical procedure will impact such a sensitive part of the body is entirely natural. Read on to learn more about what you need to know about breast lift complications. Although relatively safe, there are certain risks associated with breast.. read more →

15 Nov 2016
November 15, 2016

Will My Breast Lift Leave Scars

November 15, 2016 Blog, Breast lift surgery, News, Plastic surgery 0 Comment

Women are twice as likely to get a breast lift than a breast augmentation. While a breast augmentation is meant to enlarge breasts, more women are opting for breast lifts to restore a firmer, perkier, and more aesthetically pleasing shape to sagging breasts. One of the most worrisome aspects of breast lift surgery for most patients.. read more →

10 Nov 2016
November 10, 2016

What to Do About Ugly Hands or Feet

November 10, 2016 Blog, Plastic surgery 0 Comment

    We have the technology to hide blemishes, contour our faces, and dress for our body type… But sometimes it feels like there are no options for unattractive hands or feet. If you don’t feel comfortable taking your socks off in front of your significant other, or you feel embarrassed when someone asks to.. read more →

08 Oct 2016
October 8, 2016

5 Myths About Laser Hair Removal, Busted

October 8, 2016 Beauty tips, Blog 0 Comment

Whenever you’re about to undergo any type of procedure, it’s important to understand all the details. Like other types of cosmetic treatments, laser hair removal is occasionally misunderstood. Before you decide to visit the specialist, make sure that you inform yourself about some of the most common myths. Pain Many hair removal processes involve harsh.. read more →

It’s finally started to happen – you’re beginning to notice tiny little lines around your eyes and on your forehead. You’re beginning to look older and tired, and you don’t like it. What can you do to change this situation? BOTOX injections can help restore the skin’s youthful appearance. You’re probably wondering how long they.. read more →

You’ve always dreamed about moving up a cup size. But you’re worried. Are implants safe? You might remember that scandal in the early 1990s about silicone breast implants, and you want to make sure you make the right choice. Read on to learn about the safety of silicone breast implants and whether they’re right for.. read more →

Plastic surgery procedures tend to be perceived as expensive because they’re often linked to celebrities who feel they have to invest in staying young for the camera. However, over the past couple of decades, the proliferation of technology has driven down the costs of procedures while increasing their effectiveness. No longer do patients have to.. read more →

08 Aug 2016
August 8, 2016

How To Prepare For Breast Lift Surgery

August 8, 2016 Blog, Plastic surgery 0 Comment

As years go by, various factors such as force of gravity, age, pregnancy and nursing may cause your breasts to sag. The skin around the breast loses elasticity causing the breasts to lose shape and firmness. Mastopexy or breast lift is a procedure used to reshape and firm sagging breasts. This procedure can reduce the size of.. read more →

According to Canada.com, “Over 300,000 cosmetic procedures are performed each year in Canada.” Cosmetic surgery has become more commonplace, and attitudes toward it are changing as people recognize that patients’ reasons are personal and complex. Of course, if you’re considering cosmetic surgery, you may face opposition from others, including those you’re closest to. If you’re.. read more →

13 Jun 2016
June 13, 2016

Let’s Dispel These Chemical Peels Myths

June 13, 2016 Blog 0 Comment

Scenario: you’ve got aging, acne-scarred skin. You go for a chemical peel, only to have your skin burnt, forcing you into hiding for weeks… except this isn’t what’s going to happen. The reality is that many of the horror stories around chemical peels are myths. Here are some of the common myths about chemical peels,.. read more →

Are you considering plastic surgery, but you’re not sure if it’s right for you? Maybe you’re worried that the surgery won’t have the desired effect, or that the results will look unnatural. What can be helpful is looking at plastic surgery before and after photos. You’ll see how the procedures improved patients’ appearance. Read on.. read more →

If you have a scar, regardless of its size, you can’t help but focus on it. You feel like the only thing anyone can see when they look at you is your scar. Your scar doesn’t have to be the focal point of your face, though. Scar revision can help drastically improve the appearance of.. read more →

Many women  may ask “Do I want a breast lift?” In order to decide, it’s important to consider your motivations and the practical considerations involved in such a procedure. Here are 5 more questions to ask yourself when trying to decide if this procedure is right for you. 1. Why am I considering a breast.. read more →

If you’ve tried diet after diet, you may find yourself asking “Do I want liposuction?” Sometimes areas of localized fat won’t budge no matter how well you eat or how much exercise you do. Here are some things to consider when trying to decide if liposuction is right for you. Are You a Good Candidate.. read more →

Most women worry about breast lift surgery recovery time. If you are considering breast lift surgery, chances are that you have some questions. Knowing how long it takes to get back on your feet is important, as you will need to make arrangements accordingly. First Two Days You will have a follow-up appointment with your.. read more →

Thinking about liposuction? This procedure, which involves the removal of fat from under than skin through a canula, can be effective for people with isolated areas of fat that are resistant to a healthy diet and exercise. Ideal candidates are close to their desired weight and have good skin tone and elasticity. As plasticsurgeryinfo.ca explains,.. read more →

Thinking of having your wrinkles treated? That’s what Juvéderm is made for. It also works on folds in the skin such as nasolabial folds (also known as “smile lines”). If you’re wondering exactly why it’s so useful in treating wrinkles, read on. What is Juvéderm? Juvéderm is a non-surgical gel filler designed to reduce facial.. read more →

01 Feb 2016
February 1, 2016

Your Eyelid Surgery Checklist

February 1, 2016 Blog, Eyelid Plastic Surgery, News 0 Comment

Before and After Blepharoplasty To get the best results when you undergo eyelid surgery, it’s important to follow the plan that your surgeon outlines both before and after your procedure. Just like any other medical procedure, plastic surgery carries the risk of complication. The probability of something going wrong increases when you don’t follow your.. read more →

01 Feb 2016
February 1, 2016

Know The Different Types Of Facial Implants

February 1, 2016 Blog, Facial Implants, News 0 Comment

Popular Types of Facial Implants Facial implants aren’t meant to completely change the way you look. Instead, these plastic surgery procedures are designed to help you get the most out of what you already have by augmenting your features. Facial contouring through implants is typically performed on the jaw, cheek and chin areas of your.. read more →

12 Jan 2016
January 12, 2016

Brilliant Distinctions® Program

January 12, 2016 Blog, Events & Specials, News 0 Comment

Brilliant Distinctions® Welcome to the Brilliant Distinctions® Points Program, an exciting program where you can earn points redeemable for dollars off BOTOX® Cosmetic and JUVÉDERM® XC treatments when you visit our offices. Points can be redeemed for coupons that will save you money on future BOTOX® Cosmetic and JUVÉDERM® XC treatments, as well as select.. read more →

23 Dec 2015
December 23, 2015

You Can Afford A Facelift

December 23, 2015 Blog, Facelift, News 0 Comment

As plastic surgery becomes more commonplace, more people consider the benefits of investing in their appearance through procedures such as facelifts. In the previous decades, this type of facial work was reserved for the rich and famous. However, due to the popularity of facelifts, prices have dropped and clinics compete to make it easier than.. read more →

09 Dec 2015
December 9, 2015

4 Things To Know Before Facial Surgery

December 9, 2015 Blog, Facelift, Facial Implants, News 0 Comment

Similar to any other medical procedure, it’s always best to have an idea what you’re getting into before choosing to undergo the process. In terms of facial surgery, the questions that you ask yourself should be focused on your expected results, as well as finding out more about the person who’s performing the procedure. Expect.. read more →

25 Nov 2015
November 25, 2015

Why Moms Love Thigh Lifts

November 25, 2015 Blog, News, Thigh lift plastic surgery, Uncategorized 0 Comment

Moms are often busy, with responsibilities ranging from childcare to work both at home and in the office. Lately, moms are embracing the idea that they deserve to take care of themselves as well as everything on their to-do lists, and working to have the bodies they want is part of that. Recently, more amd.. read more →

20 Nov 2015
November 20, 2015

Is An Arm Lift Worth It?

November 20, 2015 Arm Lift Surgery, Blog, News 0 Comment

The answer is dependent on what you’re looking for. Arm lifts are for specific purposes and carry with them specific possibilities. Here’s some information that might help you decide: What Exactly Is an Arm Lift? The first step in deciding whether an arm lift is for you is determining exactly what the procedure does. According.. read more →

Are you dissatisfied with the appearance of your chest? Is exercise not giving you the results you want? You might want to consider male chest implants, also known as pectoral implants. During this surgery, the doctor inserts an implant through the patient’s armpit and into the chest. Read on to learn if male chest implants.. read more →

Are you a man with abnormally large breast tissue, and you want to do something about it? You might be a candidate for male breast reduction. This surgery effectively reduces the size of your breasts to give your chest a more natural, more masculine appearance. Read on to learn more about why doctors recommend this.. read more →

As you know, the upper part of our spine is very strong out of necessity. It acts as an anchor to the rib cage and supports the upper body, but due to the weight it must bear, it can be prone to pain. Like lower back pain, upper back pain is usually (but not always) caused by muscular.. read more →

Breast augmentation — breast implant surgery — is the top cosmetic surgery performed today, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, with numerous studies showing that breast implants can help boost clients self-esteem, body image, and sexual satisfaction. There are multiple potential benefits to breast augmentation surgery. The first and most obvious change is.. read more →

Liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat deposits from the stomach, thigh, and hips. It is typically performed for cosmetic reasons, and has become an attractive option for the general population due to cost reductions in recent years. As with many cosmetic surgeries, there are many unfounded myths surrounding this procedure that may.. read more →

16 Oct 2015
October 16, 2015

The Right Reasons to Get A Tummy Tuck

October 16, 2015 Blog, News, tummy tuck 0 Comment

Clinically known as abdominoplasty, tummy tuck plastic surgery is a process where a plastic surgeon removes loose skin, tightens the abdominal muscles, and eliminates stubborn deposits of fat from a patient. It can be thoroughly customized to meet the unique needs and goals of each individual patient, rather than being a one size fits all.. read more →

12 Oct 2015
October 12, 2015

When You Know It’s Time For Body Contouring

October 12, 2015 Blog, Body Contouring, News 0 Comment

After pregnancy or significant weight loss – both of which can wreak havoc on your body – sometimes you need a little bit of help dealing with loose skin. Unlike liposuction or a tummy tuck, body contouring is often used alongside other procedures to make sure that the major change that your body undergoes doesn’t.. read more →

07 Oct 2015
October 7, 2015

Know The Medical Reasons For A Tummy Tuck

October 7, 2015 Blog, News, tummy tuck 0 Comment

Tummy tuck, also known as it’s medical name of abdominoplasty, is a cosmetic surgery procedure that removes loose skin and fat from the abdomen and tightens the muscles so that the stomach appears flat and toned rather than loose and flabby. It’s commonly seen as a “Mommy Makeover,” performed on women after giving birth to.. read more →

05 Oct 2015
October 5, 2015

You Can Get Rid of Your Scar Today

October 5, 2015 Blog, News, Scar removal 0 Comment

While scars can sometimes serve as positive reminders of where we’ve been and what we’ve done, they are often physically disfiguring and emotionally triggering for those who have them. According to MedlinePlus, scars can form “when your body heals itself after a cut, scrape, burn, or sore. You can also get scars from surgery that.. read more →

Being the victim of a fire related injury is traumatic to say the least. Unlike other incidents that leave their victims with broken bones, which heal with time, victims of fire are left permanently scarred with a reminder of the horrific event. While this is painful, people ignorant to your situation may literally add insult.. read more →

22 Sep 2015
September 22, 2015

Plastic Surgery Trends for Men

September 22, 2015 Beauty tips, Blog, Cosmetic Surgery, Plastic surgery 0 Comment

Welcome to the age of enlightenment in cosmetic surgery. It’s no longer just for women. Traditionally, women have been the primary patients, but that’s beginning to change. There is a growing number of men who are unsatisfied with their bodies and want to feel comfortable in their own skin, and more and more of them.. read more →

17 Sep 2015
September 17, 2015

Why You Need to Stop Wasting Time on Diets

September 17, 2015 Beauty tips, Blog 0 Comment

What’s wrong with dieting? The simple answer to why you shouldn’t try to lose weight by dieting is that it doesn’t work. According to Psychology Today, “about 95% of people who lose weight by dieting will regain it in 1-5 years”. Furthermore, NEDIC, the National Eating Disorder Information Centre, tells us that “Dieting for weight.. read more →

12 Sep 2015
September 12, 2015

4 Beauty Myths Exposed

September 12, 2015 Beauty tips, Blog, Cosmetic Surgery, Plastic surgery 0 Comment

Many of us worry about whether our beauty routine is helping or hurting us. Every generation creates new rumours and theories to fight aging, and there is so much conflicting information out there that it can be hard to figure out which advice to take. To make these decisions a little easier, we’ve compiled this.. read more →

Today we have the luxury of enjoying many technological advances. There have been so many that it can sometimes be hard to decipher between which products work, and which fall flat. As far as skin-tightening products go, they just don’t work. As much as we might want to fool ourselves into believing that there is.. read more →

02 Sep 2015
September 2, 2015

Why Anti-wrinkle Creams are a Hoax

September 2, 2015 Beauty tips, Blog, Laser skin resurfacing 0 Comment

Wrinkles occur because as we age, we stop producing collagen, which keeps skin firm. Both sun exposure and smoking accelerate this, so two of the best things you can do for your skin are to keep it covered with sunscreen and away from cigarettes. But once the damage is done, is there any way to.. read more →

Shaving anything is something that people rarely enjoy doing. Carefully sliding a sharp piece of metal over your skin after slathering it with a mess of creams and lotions takes a lot of time that you would rather be spending elsewhere. In particular, if you happen to have the type of leg hair that grows.. read more →

When you look in the mirror, do you wish you could turn back the hands of time? You will age, but you may want to do so more gracefully. Injectable fillers eliminate the appearance of fine lines and fill in furrows and folds. If you’re unwilling to undergo a surgical procedure but want to pursue.. read more →

When you take the matrimonial vows that bind you and your husband in eternal love, you make those promises for better or for worse, including the good, bad and the ugly. When your husband fixes the plumbing or surprises you with a bouquet of flowers, that’s good. When you want to get your husband back.. read more →

12 Aug 2015
August 12, 2015

What to do About Droopy Eyelids?

August 12, 2015 Blog, Eyelid Plastic Surgery 0 Comment

They say the eyes are the window to the soul. When people’s eyes are sparkling, bright and focused, they broadcast health and youthful vigor to the rest of the world. Eyes that look red, tired and bleary communicate the exact opposite effect. If the eyes are the window to the soul, then your eyelids are.. read more →