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Category: Body Contouring


Should You Ever Consider Plastic Surgery Before Having Kids?

Posted January 04, 2021

4 Minute Read:  Plastic surgeons often recommend that women wait to undergo plastic surgery until after they have finished having children. This is due to the fact that pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding demand a physical toll on a woman’s body, a price that—more often than not—dampens the results accomplished with body contouring or breast enhancement.  […]

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Enhance Your Figure After Weight Loss

Posted April 01, 2019

Weight loss, whether it was achieved with diet and exercise or bariatric surgery, is a long and arduous journey that requires strict dedication and commitment. For many individuals, weight loss allows for greater confidence and higher self-esteem, the ability to participate in more activities, and better overall health and wellness. When starting a weight loss […]

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3 Ways to a Better Waist

Posted January 03, 2019

Many women base their satisfaction with their body on the appearance of their waistline. A slim waist is a feature that many women would do anything to achieve, even if that means undergoing cosmetic surgery. Several things can affect the size and shape of a woman’s waist, such as pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and age; and […]

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Top Procedures to Be Bikini Ready

Posted March 26, 2018

With the temperatures already rising here in Southern California, it’s a reminder that summer really is just around the corner. And of course, once we start talking about summer, we start talking about all the beach trips and backyard barbeques that are sure to follow. If you are considering getting a little “help” to look […]

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Body Contouring After Weight Loss

Posted July 19, 2016

While some people are successful losing a large amount of weight through diet and exercise alone, many people require help to lose the initial weight. Bariatric surgery has helped hundreds of thousands of people lose massive amounts of weight to restore their health and improve their appearance. Bariatric surgery is a term for procedures that […]

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Springtime Body Contouring

Posted February 08, 2016

If you are considering body contouring in Pasadena or surrounding areas, call board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole at (626) 689-7800 for a free consultation todayWith spring approaching, warmer days are just ahead – and if you are uncomfortable with the shape or size of your body, now is the time to start considering your options. Board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr.

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Post Bariatric Body Contouring Increases in Popularity

Posted July 14, 2015

A recent increase in the number of bariatric surgeries in the United States has kindled a surge in post bariatric body contouring procedures. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons – of which Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole is a member – massive weight loss surgeries have resulted in an increased demand for liposuction, tummy tuck, arm lift, and breast lift surgery among others.

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Obesity Linked to Plastic Surgery Risks

Posted May 19, 2015

In a recent study released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons it was found that patients identified as obese were more likely to require emergency care following plastic surgery. The study looked at patients who had undergone tummy tuck surgery, liposuction, breast reduction, and blepharoplasty and found that those with a BMI that would quality as obese were 72 percent more likely to encounter postsurgical complications.

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Body Contouring Options

Posted April 14, 2015

If you are unhappy with the size or shape of your body, it may be time to discuss your body contouring options with board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole. Paying close attention to your concerns and listening carefully to your desires, Dr. O’Toole can customize your body contouring treatments to produce a look you will love. Please call (626) 689-7800 today to schedule your free consultation and let us get started on helping you reach your cosmetic goals.

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