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SmartLipo® vs. Power-Assisted Liposuction

Posted March 30, 2017 in Laser-Assisted Liposuction, Liposuction, Power-Assisted Liposuction, Smartlipo®

Liposuction is a body contouring procedure that can be performed using different technical strategies. The best approach may vary from patient to patient, and patients are ultimately responsible for choosing the technique they desire based on the recommendations and information provided by their surgeon. But choosing your body contouring technique doesn’t have to be a difficult decision.

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The Difference Between Facial Procedures

Posted January 30, 2017 in Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)

Eyelid Surgery ResultsMany of us look in the mirror and find that time and gravity have taken a toll on our facial skin. The skin starts to sag and wrinkle, weighing down our confidence. Some of us may emulate with our hands what our faces would look like if we “lifted” the skin back on certain areas of the face.

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Which Tummy Tuck Surgery Is Right for Me?

Posted November 29, 2016 in Liposuction, Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

A protruding abdomen is one of the body characteristics that both men and women find troublesome. Many people develop excess fat and loose abdominal skin due to weight fluctuations, aging, and pregnancy. They often attempt to diet and exercise to slim the appearance of the abdomen but find it hard to eliminate a distended stomach despite their efforts.

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Breast Augmentation Recovery Tips

Posted September 30, 2016 in Breast Augmentation, How Tos, Recovery

 Breast Augmentation After SurgeryBreast Augmentation Before SurgeryYour recovery period plays an important role in the quality of your breast augmentation results. You should alway carefully follow your postoperative instructions to prevent infection, which can be harmful to your health and the look of your breasts. While breast augmentation recovery can be accompanied by some discomfort and pain, these tips will help you feel more comfortable and have you back on your feet in no time.

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Is SmartLipo the Best Choice for Me?

Posted September 08, 2016 in Smartlipo®

Advances in liposuction treatment and equipment have made the process more precise and customizable than ever before. With all of the new technologies available, it may be hard to know which option is best for you. One great option in Beverly Hills is SmartLipo at Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery.

Benefits of SmartLipo

What's SmartLipo?

SmartLipo is a laser assisted lipolysis system that works by heating the fat cells using laser light energy before removing the fat from the body.

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Know What to Expect During Eyelid Surgery Recovery

Posted August 29, 2016 in Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty), Recovery, Recovery Tips

eyelid surgery recoveryRecovery from eyelid surgery to correct drooping and puffiness around the eyes generally does not take an extended time period. Most patients can return to work and a majority of normal activities in about a week.

You will likely experience bruising and swelling around the eyes in the first few days of recovery. This will subside as your body heals and can be alleviated somewhat by keeping your head elevated and icing the area.…

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Breast Lift vs Breast Augmentation: Know What’s Best for You

Posted August 25, 2016 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift

Breast lift or breast augmentationMany women begin researching breast surgery because there are certain characteristics of their breasts that they would like to downplay and others they would like to enhance. Breast lift and breast augmentation can both serve to give you a more ideal breast, but each procedure is designed to address specific issues.

Breast lift does not add volume to your breasts, instead this procedure addresses sagging (ptosis) in breasts that women often experience after childbearing or weight loss or due simply to aging and genetics.…

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