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COVID-19 Reopening Updates View Update Virtual Consultation

The Kardashian Effect – Millennials and Plastic Surgery

Dr. Vincent Marin elaborates on how the Kardashian family influences people under 30 with their plastic surgery choices more than any celebrity for the past decade. From the skinny and tall standard, plastic surgery patients, especially young ones, are now jumping on the bandwagon of adding more curves and contours in the advent of social media.

Quick Fixes to Freshen Your Skin Giving A More Youthful Face

Learn about various treatments that can freshen your skin and have very little to no downtime.

Common Myths and Misconceptions About Breast Augmentation

Breast augmentation surgery was at the top of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons list, “Top 5 Cosmetic Surgical Procedures of 2014.” Regardless of the facts, there are still several myths and misconceptions that patients have about the procedure. In an interview on San Diego’s FOX 5 News, Dr. Marin separates the facts from fiction.

Are Selfies Causing More People To Get Plastic Surgery?

Posting pictures of ourselves on social media may be causing us to become more critical of our own appearance. Is this leading to more people getting plastic surgery?

Top Lies People Tell Their Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Marin on San Diego FOX 5 News reveals the most common lies people tell their surgeon and the impact these lies can have on surgical outcomes. Smoking tops the list. Learn why it is so important, to be honest with your doctor.

Over 35 Survival Guide for Reclaiming Your Youthful Face

Around 35, the natural aging process of the face starts to show in women and becomes more difficult to cover up. Fine lines in the forehead show even without expression, lips get thinner, loss of facial volume exposes folds in the cheeks and nasal area, and sunspots become worse. Dr. Vincent Marin discusses ways to reclaim and protect your youthful face on San Diego Fox 5 News.

Cosmetic Quick Fixes with Dr. Marin on San Diego Fox 5 News

Non-surgical cosmetic procedures can be quick, relatively inexpensive, and provide results that last for months. Learn from San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Marin how laser treatments and injectable fillers such as BOTOX can fix facial asymmetry, aging hands, wrinkles, sweating issues, and more.

Gummy Bear Breast Implants on San Diego FOX 5 News with Dr. Vincent Marin

Recently FDA approved, these new teardrop shape silicone breast implants offer a new option for patients. Dr. Marin discusses why Gummy Bear implants are considered safe and what patients should consider when choosing the right implant them.

BOTOX in Your 20’s? Women Take Early Action To Prevent Aging

The risks and rewards for young women starting age prevention early with BOTOX. San Diego FOX 5 News and Dr. Vincent Marin dive into the trend by examining celebrity before and after photos of Kim Kardashian, Jessica Lange, Rachel Zoe, Nicole Kidman, and Reese Witherspoon.

A New Study Shows Plastic Surgery Can Take 6 to 9 Years Off Your Face

Look at celebrity pictures with Dr. Vincent Marin on San Diego FOX 5 News. He analyzes their facial features and gives his opinion of their cosmetic results in relation to their age. See Madonna, JLo, Christie Brinkley, Lindsay Lohan, and more.

Dr. Vincent Marin Discusses Board Certification

Is your doctor board-certified in “plastic surgery” or “cosmetic surgery”? Understanding the difference before you have a cosmetic procedure could prevent a nip tuck nightmare. Learn more in this video.

Botox Without a Needle

A new topical cream that removes wrinkles without having to get an injection. Dr. Vincent Marin discusses this new game-changing product.

How to Quickly Enhance Your Appearance for the Del Mar Track Season

Dr. Marin discusses quick procedures to enhance your appearance that has little to no downtime. Juvederm, Botox, laser skin resurfacing, and at-home products like the Clarisonic. Look great at the track this season.

Silicone Breast Implant Safety and a Comparison to Saline Implants

Dr. Vince Marin discusses new FDA data that finds silicone breast implants to be safe. He demonstrates how the cohesive silicone gel won’t leak and shows the cosmetic benefits over saline breast implants.

Plastic Surgery for Men is Becoming More Popular

Liposuction and rhinoplasty are the most common cosmetic surgery procedures amongst men, according to Dr. Vincent Marin in FOX 5 News interview. Other common procedures include eyelid surgery and gynecomastia or male breast reduction. See before and after photos of Bruce Jenner.

*The images and content provided on this website are developed to educate the public on the procedures offered at Marin Aesthetics. Individual results vary per patient. To assess your candidacy per procedure, we strongly recommend scheduling a formal consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Vincent Marin.

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In light of the state wide restrictions on non-essential businesses to help reduce the spread of COVID-19, we are rescheduling all of our elective appointments until the global circumstances improve. Our necessary post-operative appointments will be made, as needed, to address immediate surgical concerns such as suture removal and acute postoperative issues. All non-acute follow up appointments, fillers and Botox will need to be postponed until after the quarantine period mid April. Our office will reach out to all patients who need to be rescheduled.

We will be offering new patient virtual consultations online and via Skype that can be scheduled through our website or by emailing Also, we will offer follow-up appointments in the same manner to help manage our patients’ concerns while still respecting the need for social distancing.

We appreciate all of your understanding during these difficult times for all of us.

Stay safe,

Dr. Main and the Marin Aesthetics Team