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      • Breast Augmentation

        Breast augmentation is a procedure to reshape the breast to make it larger. The procedure can also be done to reconstruct the breast after breast surgery.

      • Breast Augmentation Surgery

        Breast augmentation surgery increases the size or the fullness of the breasts using sacs filled with fluid or gel. These sacs are called breast implants.

      • Breast Cancer: Breast Reconstruction After Breast Surgery

        Breast reconstruction surgery involves creating a breast mound that comes as close as possible to the form and appearance of the natural breast.

      • Collagen / Fat Injectable Fillers

        Collagen/fat injectable fillers, also called soft-tissue augmentation, is a cosmetic plastic surgery procedure performed to correct wrinkles, depressions in the skin, and/or scarring.

      • Collagen Injection

        A collagen injection is a cosmetic procedure that can soften some signs of aging on your face by putting collagen directly into lines and wrinkles to plump them up.

      • Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Overview

        Cosmetic plastic surgery is performed in order to change one's appearance. For some, it may mean redesigning the body's contour and shape or the elimination of wrinkles. Others may choose varicose vein treatment or breast augmentation.

      • Dermabrasion and Dermaplaning

        Dermabrasion involves a surgeon using a high speed rotating brush to remove the top layer of skin. This is done to remove fine wrinkles or minimize scars.

      • Endovenous Laser Varicose Vein Surgery

        Endovenous laser varicose vein surgery is a procedure that uses heat from a laser to reduce varicose veins. Varicose veins are swollen, bulging veins that often happen on the thighs or calves. A laser is a device that sends a thin beam of radiation in the form of light.

      • Eyelid Lift

        This procedure can remove puffiness or bags under the eyes, and can also correct droopy eyelids.

      • Facelift

        During a facelift procedure, excess facial fat is removed, facial muscles are tightened, and the skin is stretched to make a smoother appearance.

      • Forehead Lift

        A forehead lift is a type of cosmetic surgery. It removes excess fat and skin and tightens the muscles in the forehead area. It can also correct sagging brows or deep furrows between the eyes. It is often done in conjunction with a facelift, for a smoother facial appearance.

      • Liposuction

        Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure in which fat is sucked out of the body. It helps reshape areas of the body that are out of proportion to the rest of the body.

      • Liposuction

        Liposuction removes excess body fat through a suctioning process. It is not a substitute for weight loss, but it does change the body's shape and contour.

      • Nasal Surgery

        Nasal surgery includes any surgery performed on the outside or inside of the nose. It is a common type of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.

      • Nose Reshaping (Rhinoplasty)

        Cosmetic nose reshaping is also known as rhinoplasty. This surgery can change the shape of the nose, and also fix some breathing problems.

      • Overview of Plastic Surgery

        Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty involved with the improvement in a person's appearance and reconstruction of facial and body tissue defects caused by illness, trauma, or birth disorders.

      • Plastic Surgery Techniques

        Two common techniques are endoscopic surgery, performed with a tubular probe, and flap surgery, in which healthy tissue is moved from one part of the body to another.

      • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Overview

        The goal of reconstructive plastic surgery is to improve body function, but the surgery may also be performed to create a more normal appearance and improve self-esteem.

      • Rhinoplasty

        Rhinoplasty is surgery to change the size or shape of your nose. It is also called a nose job. This procedure is usually used to make the nose smaller or to narrow it. But it can also make the nose larger.

      • Scar Revision

        Scar revision may improve the appearance of a scar or restore function to a part of the body that may have been restricted by the scar.

      • Tummy Tuck

        In a tummy tuck procedure, excess fat and skin are surgically removed from the middle and lower abdomen, and the muscles of the abdomen wall are tightened.

      • Vein Removal

        Varicose and spider veins can be treated in several ways, including injections, surgery, and laser.