The Perfect Body Doesn’t Exist

Not long ago someone made a comment relating to how much is considered too much when investing for surgery in order to achieve what society may consider a “perfect body.” In reality, there is no such thing. We see all kinds of images on social media, television, movies, etc and may consider someone else as […]

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Plastic Surgery: A Change To Your Identity?

There’s a common trope in soap operas and movies, the person who has completely changed their identity through the use of plastic surgery. This has left many people wondering whether this bit of Hollywood Magic is actually possible, or if it’s all just part of the lucrative world of cinema fantasy. We’re going to take […]

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Unusual Cosmetic Procedures

Breast implants, tummy tucks, nose jobs, buttock enhancement, there’s a seemingly endless parade of cosmetic procedures out there. While we may roll our eyes at some of them, in our secret heart of hearts, we understand that self-improvement comes in many forms. That being said, there are some forms of plastic surgery that exist that […]

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Breast Revisions and You

Deciding to get breast augmentation surgery can be scary, especially if one considers the potential social and medical ramifications. While usually there’s cause to be excited, there’s one overarching concern that comes later, after the procedure has been completed. That concern is the possibility of breast surgery revision. While many people fear that this is […]

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What Are Eyelid Lifts?

Droopy eyelids and baggy eyelids can have a drastic impact on our appearance, and traditional treatments aren’t always effective at treating them. In some cases, it can be impossible to eliminate these conditions when they are due to congenital factors and age rather than health or lifestyle issues, and that’s where the cosmetic procedure known […]

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The Fine Art Of Coolsculpting

Liposuction has been the cool solution for removing unwanted fat among cosmetic surgery patients for decades, but something much cooler has come along in the form of CoolSculpting. Effective for all the usual areas including the neck, thighs, abdomen, and arms, CoolSculpting is superior to liposuction for many patients due to the non-invasive nature of […]

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How Botox Can Alleviate Depression

There’s a lot of controversy surrounding the science of cosmetic procedures, up to and including whether or not they can be good for our psyche. While it’s hard to argue that there’s definitely such a thing as ‘too much cosmetic surgery’ whether or not there are truly beneficial effects for our psyche has been hard to pin down.

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Will Getting Plastic Surgery Make You Happier?

There’s a lot of controversy surrounding the science of cosmetic procedures, up to and including whether or not they can be good for our psyche. While it’s hard to argue that there’s definitely such a thing as ‘too much cosmetic surgery’ whether or not there are truly beneficial effects for our psyche has been hard […]

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Laser Liposuction: Miracle Treatment Or Overhyped?

As cosmetic technology advances, innovations are introduced that claim to be more effective at accomplishing things that current technology handles. It’s not surprising that many of these are met with skepticism, after all, if what we have works why are we going to try something new and untested? Laser liposuction is one such technology that’s […]

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If Your Teen Is Considering Plastic Surgery, You Need To Read This

With plastic surgery being such a familiar concept to people of every age these days, and it’s constant presence on TV, the News, and Beauty Magazines, teens often think that plastic surgery may be something that will cure all their ills. In most cases, these teens are self-conscious about certain aspects of their appearance, over-critical […]

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Woman suffering from migraine

Botox for Treating Migraines–Is it Effective?

Many people have experienced a migraine at one point in their life or another, an eye-searing and almost intolerable form of a headache that can leave you incapable of functioning due to photo and audio sensitivity.  For some sufferers, however, these life-changing headaches come on frequently, leaving them with a condition known as chronic migraines. […]

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Breast Lift

Every year thousands of women all over the world are making the choice to receive a mastopexy, or breast lift. There are several reasons why one may choose to undergo a breast lift, however the most common reasons are usually to either enhance self-image or reconstruct the breast after injury or surgery. Dr. Allen at […]

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Woman receiving xeomin injection on her forehead


Xeomin is manufactured by Merz Pharmaceuticals and is an alternative to botox. It is most commonly used to soften moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows.  It contains a different formulation of the same botulinum toxin type A that is found in botox and dysport, however it works in a similar way. Xeomin uses […]

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Choosing the Right Breast Implants for Your Body

When deciding to undergo breast augmentation, an important part of this decision is choosing the size of the breast implants. However, this may not be as easy as it seems. Many women choose to go bigger, but is bigger always better? And how much bigger is better? In order to be completely satisfied with your […]

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What is a Lip Lift?

A lip lift is a relatively common cosmetic procedure. Lip lift procedures work by reshaping the lips and adding extra volume to increase the prominence of the lip line. In doing so, it gives the lips and the face a younger appearance. An ideal candidate for a lip lift is someone who wants to modify […]

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What is Revnuvion?

For the longest time, Botox, threads, lasers, and facelift surgeries were the methods used to eliminate signs of aging such as smile lines, sunspots, crows feet, and smoker lines. That has recently changed with the introduction of Revnuvion to the cosmetic world. Revnuvion is the latest technology in non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures. Developed in 2012, […]

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Breast Implants: A Look Into The Risks And Benefits

Do you dream of a perfect pair of breasts? Are you thinking about improving the appearance and volume of your breasts? Many patients take advantage of summer and their vacation days to get a breast augmentation, one of the most demanded aesthetic interventions.

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