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JUVÉDERM®: The Ideal Treatment for Plump, Pretty Lips

Lip enhancement with Juvederm in Vancouver

For my patients interested in lip injections in Vancouver, I recommend an excellent dermal filler called JUVÉDERM. It is made of a substance that naturally occurs in our skin, hyaluronic acid. JUVÉDERM comes in a variety of formulations to meet the lip-plumping needs of all different kinds of patients. As we age, our skin loses elasticity and volume. The lips…

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Which Breast Augmentation Incision Is Best?

Which incision location is best

When I perform breast augmentation, I offer my Dallas area patients 3 incision types, and they usually want to know which is best. The truth is that there is no single choice that is better than another; rather, the question should be which incision is best for which patient. The choice depends on a number of factors which are discussed during…

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Homemade Cosmetics: Not Worth the Savings

Are homemade skincare products worth it?

Making your own cosmetic products at home seems like an attractive idea. There are a number of blogs and Pinterest results with recipes that tout DIY or homemade cosmetics as a simple and cost-effective alternative to purchasing products from skincare professionals. However, few of them provide much information about preserving the products, not to mention the time and effort it takes to…

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Why CoolSculpting® Is the Perfect Springtime Treatment

Vancouver plastic surgeon discusses non-surgical body contouring

Emerging from winter’s icy grip, something that promises to “freeze away fat” may not sound all that enticing. But spring is an ideal time to consider CoolSculpting®. At my Vancouver, B.C., practice, men and women are seeking ways to get trim for summer vacations. CoolSculpting is a non-invasive procedure that freezes fat cells, which are gradually absorbed by the body and…

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4 Ways to Contour Your Body After Weight Loss

Women and men who lose a significant amount of weight often find that excess skin hinders them from fully enjoying their new bodies. Cosmetic surgery can be a great option for my weight loss patients in St. Louis who want to refine their body contours and remove excess skin. Plastic surgery can also make it easier for weight loss patients…

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