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Category: Body Contouring


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.

Girl Pinches Extra Fat on Her Side

When starting a weight loss journey, many individuals have a good idea of how they want their body to look at the end.

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3 Ways to a Better Waist

Posted January 03, 2019

Happy woman smiling and having fun at beach-img-blogMany 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 it often feels as though the waist is one of the most fickle areas of the body.…

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Top Procedures to Be Bikini Ready

Posted March 26, 2018

Beautiful blissful woman in bikini enjoying tropical beach and caribbean summer vacationWith 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 flawless in your bikini this year, then now is the perfect time to get a jump start on your summer body.…

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Body Contouring After Weight Loss

Posted July 19, 2016

body contouringWhile 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 restrict the amount of food the stomach can hold, and these procedures include gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and adjustable gastric band.

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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. Martin O’Toole offers a wide range of body contouring options that can trim and tone nearly any part of your frame to get you ready to show off your tight new contours just in time for summer.…

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Planning Your Beach Body Now

Posted November 17, 2015

Are you considering a body contouring treatment? Call (626) 689-7800 to schedule a free consultation with board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’TooleIf you are unhappy with the appearance of your body, now is the best time to begin planning your body contouring treatment. Board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole welcomes an opportunity to meet with you free of charge and discuss your goals – and to help you determine which procedures will ultimately help you achieve the look of your dreams.…

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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.…

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Post-Bariatric Facelift

Posted February 03, 2015

Following the loss of significant amounts of weight, the body is often left with loose and sagging skin. To address this, many people undergo post-bariatric body contouring, a collection of treatments that can provide remarkable and long-lasting results. However, overlooked in most post-weight loss contouring procedures is the face and neck, despite the presence of excess skin these areas can be left with following rapid weight loss.…

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