Rhinoplasty Osteotomy

April 15th, 2014

It is quite likely that many people have heard the old adage “You can’t make an omelet without breaking a few eggs.” In essence, this means that you can’t get a worthwhile final product without being willing to destroy something else in the process. This certainly holds true in the case of rhinoplasty (nose job) [...]


Body Dysmorphic Disorder and Cosmetic Surgery

April 12th, 2014

Body dysmorphic disorder is a psychiatric condition in which patients will have an unhealthy occupation with either minor or nonexistent physical flaws, and will obsess on their appearance for numerous hours a day. Perhaps of greatest concern for cosmetic surgeons is that these patients may also seek out numerous cosmetic surgical procedures in order to [...]


Rhinoplasty for Men

April 3rd, 2014

Many people think that cosmetic surgery is just for women. In fact, 9 percent of cosmetic surgeries performed in the United States in 2012 were done on male patients. This represented 1.3 million procedures, which was up by 5 percent from 2011. Interestingly, although women made up 91 percent of all cosmetic surgeries performed in [...]


Arm Lift Costs

March 29th, 2014

The upper arms can be one of the most difficult areas to properly tone. You might have a regular gym routine and eat healthy, yet there may be some of that unsightly excess skin, flab, and fat that remains on the upper arms. An arm lift cosmetic surgical procedure can get your arms in as [...]


African-American Rhinoplasty

March 22nd, 2014

Rhinoplasty (nose job) is, by far, the most popular facial cosmetic procedure. In fact, it is the second most-often performed cosmetic surgical procedure. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 252,000 rhinoplasty procedures were performed in 2010, second only to breast implant procedures, which came in at 296,000.