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Category: Non-Surgical Procedures

Facial Plastic Surgery or Nonsurgical Rejuvenation

Posted June 02, 2015

Both facelift surgery and nonsurgical facial rejuvenation can help you look and feel years younger. However, neither option is going to be ideal for every need. The best way to learn which of these options is right for you is by meeting with board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole and discussing your needs in person.

To schedule your free facial rejuvenation consultation, please call (626) 689-7800 today.

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What is RADIESSE®?

Posted April 28, 2015

Radiesse® is a facial filler that has proven to be very effective at reducing the appearance of fine lines and deep wrinkles such as:

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Facial Rejuvenation Trends

Posted March 03, 2015

According to a recent report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, facial rejuvenation procedures were among the most popular in the United States in 2014. In fact, three of the top five most commonly performed procedures by board-certified plastic surgeons in 2014 are designed to improve facial appearance.

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The Safety of Nonsurgical Facial Rejuvenation

Posted February 26, 2015

Nonsurgical facial rejuvenation treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers have become increasingly popular in recent years. In large part this is due to how very effective these treatments can be at treating visible signs of aging – all without the risks and downtime associated with surgical procedures. And while injectable treatments cannot produce the same dramatic and lasting results as surgical options, they are a good alternative for some of our patients.

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Tis the Season to Put Your Best Face Forward

Posted December 10, 2014

As the Holidays approach, you may find yourself attending more parties and events, spending more time socially engaged, and even meeting new and interesting friends. However, if you are uncomfortable with the way aging has impacted your appearance, this increase in face-to-face interaction may make you feel uncomfortable or less self-assured.

Fortunately, there are a number of nonsurgical treatments offered by Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole that can have you looking refreshed and rejuvenated in next to no time at all.

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What is the Sun Doing to Your Skin?

Posted August 28, 2014

We live in the sunshine state and, accordingly, many of us spend a significant amount of time enjoying it. However, unless you are protecting yourself through the judicious use of sunscreen, you may be harming your skin in ways that won’t be apparent for years.

As the video below shows, damage from the sun isn’t always visible under normal lighting conditions, but under ultraviolet lighting, the damages done by the sun become glaringly obvious.

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How Long do Results from Facial Fillers Last?

Posted May 13, 2014

There are a number of injectable fillers that can be used to restore a softer, more youthful appearance. How long your results last will depend on factors including the type of filler you choose, your genetic makeup, and your lifestyle choices. During your initial consultation, board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole would be happy to discuss your options and help you better understand what you can realistically expect from your treatment.

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Treating Sun Damaged Skin

Posted May 06, 2014

When you live in Pasadena, being in the sunshine is simply part of the deal. More than that – it’s part of the reason many people choose to live in California. It certainly allows for fuller enjoyment of the wonderful activities available close by.

Spending time in the sunshine can be very rewarding. It can also do incredible damage to your skin. Taking time to protect your skin from sun damage is one of the best ways to help reduce premature sings of aging such as deep lines and wrinkles.

Reducing Sun Damage

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LATISSE® in Pasadena

Posted February 08, 2014

LATISSE® is a safe and effective way to achieve thick, full, and attractive eyelashes. LATISSE is the only prescription medication that has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of hypotrichosis and has been shown to greatly improve lash thickness in around 16 weeks.

If you have tired of trying to enhance your lashes with cosmetics and are looking for a longer-lasting alternative, please call Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery at (626) 689-7800 to schedule your LASTISSE consultation today.


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