Cosmetic Injectables: How Long do Results Last?
The length of time that your cosmetic injectable treatments last will depend on a variety of factors. While all manufacturers provide an approximate time range for results, your personal experience will vary based on how quickly your body resorbs the product, how much of the product is injected, and what area of the face it is treating. Wrinkle relaxing products […]Continue Reading
Who is a Good Candidate for BOTOX® Cosmetic or Dermal Fillers?
Non-surgical treatment with BOTOX® Cosmetic, Dysport®, and dermal fillers can provide outstanding results for men and women who want to reduce visible signs of aging. Injectables are often used to either delay a facelift or extend the results of a facelift. Given that aging is a continuous process, the battle for maintaining a healthy, youthful appearance is ongoing as well. […]Continue Reading
Is it Possible to Get a Facelift without Surgery?
It’s not really a fair question, but you may have heard about this as a “liquid lift”. The liquid facelift is a non-surgical cosmetic enhancement procedure that has gained popularity in recent years. During this treatment our plastic surgeon, Mark Pinsky, MD, utilizes a variety of injections (dermal fillers and wrinkle reducers) to achieve facial rejuvenation. If you are considering a […]Continue Reading
FAQ: Cellfina™ Cellulite Solution
Dr. Mark Pinsky answers questions our patients frequently ask about Cellfina™: How does Cellfina™ work? By releasing fibrous bands that span the fat layer, connecting the superficial skin to the lower layers of dermal tissue, Cellfina™ treats the appearance of cellulite at its source. Once the tension caused by this connective tissue is relieved, cellulite dimpling along the skin can […]Continue Reading
What is Cellfina™?
At Pinsky Plastic Surgery, our patients can now effectively target and minimize the appearance of cellulite with an innovative treatment called Cellfina™. Cellulite is one of the most common cosmetic concerns among women in the United States, and the condition affects 85% of those between the ages of 25-54. Contrary to popular belief, cellulite is not an accumulation of fat […]Continue Reading
How Many Areas Can You Treat in One Liposuction Session?
While there is no steadfast limit to how many areas can be treated in one liposuction session, most sessions tend include a maximum of three to four areas. However, regardless of the number of areas treated, most plastic surgeons generally limit fat removal to five liters per session for the patient’s safety. Typically, when multiple areas of the body are […]Continue Reading
Benefits of Liposuction
Liposuction performed by a skilled and experienced board-certified plastic surgeon can dramatically reduce the prominence of stubborn areas of fat throughout the body. The chin, hips, thighs, buttocks, abdomen, flanks, back, neck, upper arms, and virtually any body area can accumulate excess fat that is particularly resistant to dieting and exercise. Unwanted fat volume can sometimes lead to reduced self-confidence, […]Continue Reading
How Long Do Liposuction Results Last?
Since we do not grow new fat cells, the cells removed in a liposuction procedure do not regrow. It is important, however, to maintain a healthy diet and active lifestyle after liposuction to help preserve results. Still, patients who experience mild to moderate weight gain after liposuction commonly say that their body distributes weight more proportionately than it did before […]Continue Reading
How Much Does Breast Augmentation Cost?
We feel this question is a bit like asking, “How much does a vacation cost?” Part of the consultation process at Pinsky Plastic Surgery is to provide you with information about our services and our cost. We are neither the highest priced, nor the lowest, but we strive to provide you with a Goldilocks experience, which is to say we […]Continue Reading
Can I Still Breastfeed After Breast Augmentation?
If you were able to breastfeed before undergoing breast augmentation, it is very likely that you will still be able to breastfeed after the surgery. We suggest that you mention plans to have more children after breast augmentation during your consultation with Dr. Mark Pinsky. As he devises the plan for your breast enlargement procedure, he can select incisions and breast […]Continue Reading