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Category Archives: Body

  1. Will Getting a Tattoo Affect My Plastic Surgery?

    If you are considering a new plastic surgery procedure or are going to have a tattoo after the surgery, there are certain common sense rules to consider. The answer depends on a few factors you should consider if you have an upcoming plastic surgery procedure. Let our Boston cosmetic surgeons explain: In any surgical procedure, infection is… Read More

  2. How to Prepare for a Mommy Makeover Procedure

    A Mommy Makeover is a customized procedure performed by a mommy makeover surgeon for women that find their bodies have changed after their pregnancies, childbirth, and nursing. A Mommy Makeover should only be performed on women that are positive they won’t be having another child in the future. Having a Mommy Makeover will not cause… Read More

  3. The Difference Between Liposuction and Liposculpture

    Sometimes a pocket of fat just sits in an undesirable area and makes us feel self-conscious. No matter what we do, it is still there. We can diet and exercise until we turn blue, and that bulge stays on the stomach or hips or wherever. This is usually when we decide we can either live… Read More

  4. How Long Do Brachioplasty Results Last?

    You may work to stay fit and healthy, but as you age, your skin becomes less elastic than it once was. Also, you could have had great results from bariatric surgery and lost a lot of excess weight. Either way, one result that’s not so good is developing unflattering flaps of loose skin hanging from… Read More

  5. What Are the Possible Side Effects of a Lipo Procedure?

    Most likely, if you are considering liposuction, then you want to have fat removed from parts of your body, which may provide you with a more appealing, youthful look. This surgical procedure uses suction to remove fat from specific areas of the body, such as the abdomen, hips, thighs, buttocks, arms, or neck. Lipo may… Read More

  6. How Much Does Plastic Surgery Cost?

    The cost of plastic surgery varies widely and depends on the type of surgery performed. Cosmetic surgeries are not all the same. A Mommy Makeover that includes a breast lift, breast augmentation, tummy tuck, facelift, Botox, and dermal filler will be much more complex, time-consuming, and costly than a simple eyelift surgery. The cost will… Read More

  7. How Is Liposuction Done?

    Annually, there are more than 400,000 liposuction procedures carried out. But, it is important to know this is a cosmetic procedure. It is not a weight loss tool. Liposuction is a way to help you sculpt your body after you have your weight under control. It is not a treatment for obesity, and it is… Read More

  8. What Are Common Side Effects of Brachioplasty?

    Brachioplasty or “arm lift’ is a widely used cosmetic surgical procedure that improves the appearance of the under portion of your upper arms. The procedure is commonly done by removing the excess skin and fat from between the armpit and elbow of your arm. The remaining skin is repositioned and adjusted back to create new… Read More

  9. Do I Qualify For A Tummy Tuck?

    We live in a society where we expect instant gratification. Actors, models, and musicians (who have somehow become our heroes) have no problem rushing to a surgeon to have their features changed as if they were changing their shoes or clothes. Cosmetic surgery is complicated and not without risk. Plastic surgeons spend years learning this… Read More

  10. How Long Does the Brachioplasty Recovery Process Typically Take?

    Brachioplasty or “arm lift’ is a common, usually outpatient procedure that generally will drastically improve the appearance of the under portion of your upper arms. This procedure is commonly done by removing the excess skin and fat between the armpit and elbow of your arm. The remaining skin is adjusted and repositioned and will create… Read More

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