Filler Injections Filler injections are a cosmetic treatment used to smooth wrinkles or pitted scars in the skin,usually on the face. They are also used to make the lips fuller. When injected under the skin,a filler raises or puffs up that area. This goes away over time. There are many kinds of injectable fillers,including: Human collagen made in a lab (CosmoDerm,CosmoPlast). Hyaluronic acid (Restylane,...
Laser Resurfacing Laser resurfacing uses a laser to send out brief pulses of high - energy light that are absorbed by water and substances in the skin called chromophores.
Breast Enlargement During surgery to enlarge the breasts, (augmentation mammoplasty), an implant is placed under the breast tissue or under the chest muscle beneath the breast.
Chemical Peel In a chemical peel, a chemical solution is applied to the skin and allowed to soak in. Over the next one to 14 days, depending on how deeply the chemical penetrated the skin, the skin peels off.
Rhinoplasty Rhinoplasty is surgery to reshape the nose. It can make the nose larger or smaller; change the angle of the nose in relation to the upper lip; alter the tip of the nose; or correct bumps, indentations, or other defects in the nose.
Cosmetic Surgery and Procedures - Topic Overview What are cosmetic surgery and procedures?Cosmetic surgery and procedures are techniques that change, restore, or enhance your appearance. Some cosmetic procedures, such as removing wrinkles at "Botox parties, " have become very popular. There are many reasons for changing or enhancing your looks. Suffering from burns or other trauma, being born with a birth defect, or wanting to "improve" parts of
Cosmetic Surgery and Procedures - Choosing a Surgeon and Facility Finding a cosmetic surgeon that you have confidence in and are comfortable talking to is extremely important when you are considering cosmetic surgery or procedures. You and your doctor can work together to develop a treatment plan that both meets your needs and is realistic.No other factor may influence the results of cosmetic surgery as strongly as the doctor's level of experience. Don't be ...
Breast Reduction Breast reduction surgery (reduction mammoplasty) removes some of the tissue and skin from the breasts to reshape and reduce the size of the breasts.