Category Archives: Facial Plastic Surgery

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Jul

WHEN I RAISE MY EYEBROWS, I GET DEEP HORIZONTAL WRINKLES ON MY FOREHEAD

Published: July 28, 2010

Question: When I raise my eyebrows, I get deep horizontal wrinkles on my forehead. They are still there when I am relaxed but somewhat noticeable. Can Botox be used to smooth these wrinkles even when my forehead muscles are relaxed or are these creases permanent? I am 48 years old. Answer: Yes, Botox and it’s … Continue reading WHEN I RAISE MY EYEBROWS, I GET DEEP HORIZONTAL WRINKLES ON MY FOREHEAD

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13

Jul

WILL THE SCAR FROM A BROWLIFT BE NOTICEABLE IF I HAVE A RECEDING HAIRLINE?

Published: July 13, 2010

Question: I am 74 years old, male and in excellent health. I have used Botox for years to ease my crow’s feet and forehead wrinkles. These injections work just wonderfully but I desire a permanent solution now. My hair is receding; will the browlift leave a noticeable scar due to my receding hairline? Answer: In … Continue reading WILL THE SCAR FROM A BROWLIFT BE NOTICEABLE IF I HAVE A RECEDING HAIRLINE?

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11

Jul

IMPROVING YOUR LOOK WITH A CHIN IMPIANT

Published: July 11, 2010

Question: I have a very small chin. It doesn’t project out as far as it should. If I had chin augmentation, would it basically just alter my profile, or will it also change my appearance from a frontal view? Do you have any software that will allow me to visualize my face with differently shaped … Continue reading IMPROVING YOUR LOOK WITH A CHIN IMPIANT

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4

Jul

HOW DOES SCAR REMOVAL WORK?

Published: July 4, 2010

Question: I have a jagged scar running across my face that I would like repaired. My business is a bit more respectable now and I would like to look the part. How is scar revision accomplished? Is this a long, drawn out process? Answer: There are many techniques for scar revision, but typically, it involves … Continue reading HOW DOES SCAR REMOVAL WORK?

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1

Jul

CAN YOU WEAR MAKEUP AFTER EYELID( BLEPHAROPLASTY) SURGERY?

Published: July 1, 2010

Question: I would like upper and lower lid blepharoplasty. I have very sparse eyelashes and I am worried that the incisions will affect my eyelashes. Could this happen? How long after the surgery can I wear eye makeup, particulalrly mascara? Answer: It is virtually impossible for your eyelashes to be injured from blepharoplasty as long … Continue reading CAN YOU WEAR MAKEUP AFTER EYELID( BLEPHAROPLASTY) SURGERY?

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26

Jun

HOW SOON CAN YOU HAVE SCAR REVISION SURGERY AFTER INJURY

Published: June 26, 2010

Question: I recently was in a fight and have a jagged scar on my face. Should I come in for a consultation about this now or should I wait for it to heal more? This occurred three and a half months ago. Answer: I would be happy to see you now for a consultation about … Continue reading HOW SOON CAN YOU HAVE SCAR REVISION SURGERY AFTER INJURY

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15

Jun

CONDITIONS THAT PREVENT YOU FROM GETTING EYE SURGERY

Published: June 15, 2010

Question: Are there any eye conditions that would prevent someone from getting blepharoplasty? Answer: Yes, there are some conditions that would prevent me from doing a blepharoplasty such as Sjogren’s Disease (Autoimmune disease affecting salivary and lacrimal glands), significant dryness of the eyes, Graves Disease (Thyroid Disease) or any significant disease of the eyes such … Continue reading CONDITIONS THAT PREVENT YOU FROM GETTING EYE SURGERY

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14

Jun

CORRECTING DROOPY BROWS AT A YOUNG AGE

Published: June 14, 2010

Question: I have a very droopy looking brow which I think is hereditary. I’m only 26 and it seems ridiculous that I would get a brow lift at my age but I still want to do something to improve the way I look. Am I too young for a brow lift? Answer: At 26 years … Continue reading CORRECTING DROOPY BROWS AT A YOUNG AGE

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13

Jun

BLEPHAROPLASTY TO CORRECT MALAR BAGS UNDER THE EYE

Published: June 13, 2010

Question: I have very bad bags under my eyes but my doctor told that they’re actually malar bags. Is this something that can be improved with a facelift? Answer: Malar bags present a challenge. Most facelift techniques don’t address malar bags. Blepharoplasty techniques may be helpful as well as a direct excision of the malar … Continue reading BLEPHAROPLASTY TO CORRECT MALAR BAGS UNDER THE EYE

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4

Jun

Can you remove a facial scar?

Published: June 4, 2010

Question: How does scar revision work? Does it completely remove a scar or just make it less noticeable? Answer: Scar revision is a procedure to help minimize a scar. There are no procedures that can make a scar disappear completely, but when a scar is raised, depressed or wide, a scar revision can be a … Continue reading Can you remove a facial scar?

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