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How Is Rhinoplasty Different For Men?

Not only do men and women tend to have different cosmetic goals, they also require different technical approaches due to variations in anatomy. At Ageless Impressions – Plastic Surgery Institute, our extensively trained plastic surgeon customizes rhinoplasty to account for differences in each person’s tastes, anatomical needs, and desired outcome. So what are these differences? ...
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Who Should You Tell About Your Plastic Surgery?

Choosing to have plastic surgery is an exciting decision. Who you decide to share this information with is completely up to you. While spouses often tell each other a great deal, some people hesitate to let their significant others know about a cosmetic treatment before or after it’s performed. Dr. Mark Richards, our board certified ...
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Why Criticizing People Who Have “Had Work Done” Is Outdated

The stigma surrounding cosmetic procedures is finally gone! Every year, more people undergo rejuvenating procedures, from non-surgical dermal fillers and BOTOX® Cosmetic to Face Lifts and Body Sculpting. A health-and activity-oriented population understands that it is appropriate to want to look as good as they feel. Additionally, rejuvenation and body shaping techniques and products have ...
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How Is a Laser Eyelid Lift Different From Traditional Blepharoplasty?

The sensitive skin around the eyes is particularly subject to the influence of time and the natural process of aging. Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, can address a wide range of concerns in this area, including skin laxity, excess skin, and wrinkles. Traditional eyelid surgery has been a popular aesthetic treatment for many decades. ...
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Benefits of Laser Eyelid Surgery

Your eyes are often the first feature someone notices. They express emotion, warmth, and welcoming, but they can also reveal signs of aging. Eyelid surgery, medically referred to as blepharoplasty, is one way to address excess skin, skin laxity, and creases on the upper and lower eyelids. Traditional eyelid surgery is a popular approach; however, ...
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What Will My Tummy Tuck Surgery Scars Look Like?

One of the many benefits of tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) is that it can help patients achieve an abdomen that appears flatter and firmer following childbirth or weight loss. During the procedure, the excess skin is removed via an incision that is placed low on the abdomen. Where exactly this incision is located and how ...
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Should I Get Liposuction or a Tummy Tuck?

One of the hardest areas of the body to tone is the abdomen. Fortunately, there are a number of advanced procedures that can help contour the stomach with beautiful results. Tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) and liposuction from our board certified plastic surgeon are designed to address a wide range of common concerns affecting this region. ...
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How Long Do Facelift Surgery Results Last?

One of the most popular aesthetic procedures, facelift surgery is designed to help turn back time and restore a more youthful appearance. In addition to this benefit, a facelift also offers long-lasting results—but how enduring are they? Unlike dermal fillers that are intended to be temporary, surgery is a different thing entirely. Dr. Mark Richards, ...
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How Long Should Swelling and Numbness Last After a Facelift?

There is always some downtime following surgery, and a facelift is no different. While healing rates vary from person to person, most individuals will go through similar stages of recovery. Dr. Mark Richards, our experienced plastic surgeon, will go into detail about what to expect during your initial consultation. Some patience during this process will ...
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