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The NOVO Council for Leaders in Breast Aesthetics

Learn more about the NOVO Council for Leaders in Breast Aesthetics from Las Vegas cosmetic surgeon.

I want to share some information about an organization I’m proud to be a member of: the NOVO Council for Leaders in Breast Aesthetics. The purpose of this group is to investigate methods and technology, for breast enhancement to ultimately improve the quality of care and results. The advice and guidance of the Council has proved valuable for manufacturers and…

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What Is Tumescent Fluid?

Tampa liposuction surgeon explains tumescent fluid.

If you’ve had liposuction or are considering the procedure in Tampa or around the country, there’s a term you’ve probably heard mentioned: tumescent fluid. Perhaps your liposuction surgeon glossed over an explanation or you were too nervous to ask. I think it’s important to understand, so I thought I’d give a brief summary here. Tumescent fluid is a sterile solution…

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Going Braless After Breast Lift

Dr. Janssen discusses wearing a bra after breast lift surgery in Milwaukee.

The purpose of breast lift surgery is to counteract the effects of age and gravity to give you perky, firm breasts. Failing to wear a bra can contribute to the speed and severity of breast drooping – the reason for considering a breast lift in Milwaukee in the first place. But, once they’ve had a breast lift to counteract these…

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IPL vs. Laser Hair Removal

Learn how Dr. Janssen of Milwaukee compares laser hair removal and IPL treatments.

Here’s something that might surprise you: even though Fox Valley Plastic Surgery has a full-service medical spa, we don’t offer “laser” hair removal for our Milwaukee, Oshkosh and Green Bay patients. Why not? Well, instead, we offer something that can achieve even better results: IPL (Intense Pulsed Light). IPL and laser hair removal are actually quite similar, but IPL offers…

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Antibiotics after Breast Augmentation

Dr. Arthur Cambeiro explains the use of antibiotics after breast augmentation in Las Vegas.

If your plastic surgeon prescribes an antibiotic for you to take following your breast augmentation in Las Vegas, don’t let it frighten you. The truth is, the use of an antibiotic after breast surgery is merely a precaution – part of your surgeon’s plan to ensure your safety and health. As my colleague Dr. Mark Freeman explains in his recent…

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