Plastic Surgery Blog

Think Twice About Cosmetic Surgery Tourism

Posted on March 28, 2014
Traveling abroad for a procedure may save a few dollars but can expose you to serious risks Traveling to another country for a medical procedure is not a new phenomenon. However, traditionally patients traveled from less-developed countries to more-developed ones in order to receive higher-quality care or a procedure not available at home. Today, it ...Continue Right

What to Expect from Laser Hair Removal

Posted on March 26, 2014
We use the Adept UltraWave II to remove unwanted hair from all skin types Are you tired of constantly shaving, waxing, or plucking unwanted hair from your body? Laser hair removal can help eliminate hair from virtually any part of the body, even from sensitive areas like the bikini zone or from large areas like ...Continue Right

How Cosmetic Surgery Could Help Your Career

Posted on March 24, 2014
Many baby boomers age getting cosmetic surgery to fight fears of ageism You don’t have to be a Hollywood star for youth and beauty to be a real career asset. Although ageism in the workplace is illegal, many baby boomers report experiencing it, especially during a job search. Many cosmetic surgeons across the country are ...Continue Right

Nervous About Going Under the Knife? Consider a Non-Surgical Procedure

Posted on March 20, 2014
Non-surgical treatments offer impressive results without the need for surgery For many people, the idea of undergoing an elective surgery purely to improve their appearance is at once appealing and frightening. With any surgery, there is a potential for complications. Fortunately, the rise of non-surgical cosmetic procedures such as Botox, fillers, and chemical peels have ...Continue Right

Top 10 Cosmetic Procedures for Men

Men can receive self-esteem benefits from cosmetic treatments Although women still account for over 90 percent of all cosmetic procedures, data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons shows that more and more men are discovering the benefits of cosmetic treatments, including surgical and non-surgical procedures. Experts believe that men are turning to cosmetic procedures ...Continue Right

5 Things You Need to Know About Botox

Learn what to expect from Botox and why getting treatment at a quality facility is vital Botox treatments can reduce the appearance of dynamic wrinkles such as laugh lines, frown lines, and crow’s feet without the need for surgery. Because Botox is made from the deadly botulism toxin, Botox sometimes inspires fear and confusion in ...Continue Right

Four Options For Improving the Appearance of Your Breasts

Mira Aesthetic Medical Center & Spa will assess your breasts and recommend the best procedure to achieve your goals. Many women suffer from self-esteem issues surrounding their breasts. If you are not totally satisfied with your breasts, you can come to Mira Aesthetic Medical Center & Spa, where we have four available treatment options to ...Continue Right

Study Confirms Long Term Psychological Benefits of Plastic Surgery

Patients demonstrated improved enjoyment of life, satisfaction, and self-esteem Plastic surgery has been touted for years as a means of improving self-esteem. Recently, a new study investigating the long term psychological effects of plastic surgery gave further support to this idea. The study, which was conducted by professors at Ruhr University Bochum in Germany and ...Continue Right

Upper Arm Lifts Quintuple in Popularity in 10 Years

New report shows dramatic increase in the number of upper arm lifts According to a report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 15,000 upper arm lifts were conducted in 2012. This represents a dramatic increase over the 300 procedures conducted in 2000. Gregory Evans MD, the president of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, ...Continue Right

Michelle Obama Won’t Rule Out Botox or Plastic Surgery

The first lady voices her support for procedures that improve self-esteem In a recent interview with People magazine, first lady Michelle Obama shared her thoughts on turning 50 and the self-esteem, fitness, and health issues that often confront women at this age. “Women should have the freedom to do whatever they need to do to ...Continue Right