Posted March 31, 2020
3 Minute Read: The tummy tuck is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures because of its remarkable ability to tighten abdominal muscles, reduce fat, and remove loose skin after pregnancy, weight loss, or the inevitable signs of age. While this cosmetic procedure improves the appearance of your stomach, making it firmer and flatter, […]
Posted August 29, 2019
Tummy tuck surgery cuts through multiple layers of skin and fat and includes muscle tightening to restore a slimmer and more defined abdominal contour. Therefore, it should not surprise you that the recovery for tummy tuck surgery will be painful at times. You cannot eliminate all discomfort; however, there are ways to care for yourself […]
Posted February 01, 2019
Aging, weight fluctuations, or pregnancy often result in excess skin, stubborn pockets of fat, and loose or separated abdominal muscles. Tummy tuck surgery slims and restores youthfulness to the abdomen, creating beautiful abdominal contours and an attractive silhouette. While many patients only consider the procedure and the recovery period in their preparation, there are other […]
Posted June 20, 2018
Tummy tuck surgery does wonders in shaping and firming the abdomen by tightening lax skin and muscle and removing excess pockets of fat. While this is one of the most rewarding surgical procedures, it may not necessarily accomplish everything you desire—if your desires are unrealistic. When researching your tummy tuck surgery, you’ve no doubt run […]
Posted November 29, 2016
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 […]
Posted October 14, 2016
You are not alone. Winter is a popular time for patients to schedule plastic surgery. If you are thinking about it, now is the time to schedule your consultation and take the first step toward a better you for the new year.
Posted May 30, 2016
With the summer season upon us, many women become more self-conscious about the flaws in their body. Mothers especially may feel uncomfortable in the summer clothes and swimsuits they used to wear before pregnancy and childbirth.
Posted April 19, 2016
Stretch marks are a result of skin stretching at a rate too fast for elastin fibers to keep up with. This can occur during puberty and growth spurts or during periods of rapid growth such as pregnancy.
Posted March 29, 2016
As we approach the summer months, moms throughout the Los Angeles area will begin to get children swim-ready. But what about the moms themselves? Don’t they, too, deserve to be ready for warmer weather and the more revealing clothes that accompany it?
Posted February 08, 2016
With 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.