Blepharoplasty Demystified

Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, is a surgical procedure that removes excess skin from the upper eyelids and fatty deposits from the lower eyelids. It eliminates bags under the eyes, reduces puffiness and corrects droopiness of the upper eyelids. The best candidates for eyelid surgery are individuals in good health who have realistic expectations
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Why Choose a Facial Plastic Surgeon for my Procedure?

There are a variety of professionals who can perform cosmetic treatments, including plastic surgeons who have attended training and earned certification. While it is easy to find a professional who can perform these procedures, it is more challenging to find someone proficient in facial reconstruction. A facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon is certified by the
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Pigmentation Disorders: Understanding the Spots on Your Skin

Many people suffer from pigmentary disorders, darkened areas of skin that are the result of abnormal clusters of pigmented cells caused by an increase in melanin. These disorders may be genetic or acquired. Have you noticed the appearance of darker spots or moles on your skin, or changes to existing ones? You may be experiencing
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Addressing Your Top 5 Concerns: Results, Cost, Recovery, Pain, & Scars

A recent study by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery revealed patients are mostly concerned about results, cost, recovery, pain and scars. Tackle your uneasiness head on through education and communication with your facial plastic surgeon. Results How can you make sure that you are going to get the results you expect?
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Addressing Your Top 5 Concerns: Results, Cost, Recovery, Pain, & Scars

A recent study by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery revealed patients are mostly concerned about results, cost, recovery, pain and scars. Tackle your uneasiness head on through education and communication with your facial plastic surgeon. Results How can you make sure that you are going to get the results you expect?
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Skin cancer on the rise… removal and reconstruction

The incidence of skin cancer continues to grow, especially in younger people. In fact, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime, making reconstructive procedures increasingly common. A surprising 87 percent of facial plastic surgeons surveyed by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery reported seeing patients for reconstructive work
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Fall 2015 Newsletter – SPECIAL OFFER

Botox vs. Restylane BOTOX® and Restylane® are the top two cosmetic injectable on the market. However, they achieve their goals through very different methods. First and foremost, unlike Restylane®, BOTOX® is NOT a dermal filler. Instead, BOTOX® injections contain a purified protein derived from a toxin called bacterium clostridium botulinum. This substance is FDA approved
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Vote for the Best of Mid-Valley

Vote for the Best of Mid-Valley StatesmanJournal.com’s Best of the Mid-Valley has invited readers to nominate and vote for their favorite people, businesses and things to do in Marion and Polk counties. Statesman Journal’s Best of the Mid-Valley is all about you. The places where you eat, shop, play and relax give the Mid-Valley its
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