Category Archives: Facial plastic surgery

What is Blepharoplasty?

What is Blepharoplasty?

Although it may just sound like a big, fancy word to some people, Blepharoplasty can benefit many others around the world, maybe even you. Blepharoplasty is a procedure that’s also known as an eyelid lift. It’s used to correct redundant skin folds and fat pads (bags) that are found around a person’s eyes. At the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Skin Care Center, we perform many different types of treatments and procedures, Blepharoplasty being one of them.

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Rejuvenating Your Face – What are the Options? Surgical and nonsurgical solutions

When you go to your high school reunion, do you want your classmates to squint at your name tag in confusion? No! Instead, you want them to instantly recognize you and think that you look well-rested and “good” for your age. Formerly there was only one way to resurrect your face: it took a scalpel, several weeks off from work and a nice chunk of change. But now, new nonsurgical options that promise to turn back the clock are proliferating at a rate that can make you dizzy. Continue reading

New Plastic Surgery Tax Stresses UK Plastic Surgeons

plastic surgery taxPlastic surgeons in the UK worry that a review of tax codes may mean new taxes for cosmetic surgeries, according to WebMD.

Currently in the UK, a plastic surgery tax only exists on non-surgical treatments like Botox, fillers and laser treatments, a fact that plastic surgeons take no issue with. (In the UK, a VAT tax  or “Value Added Tax” is somewhat similar to sales tax in the US in that consumers must pay it on top of the price for a good or elective service.) Continue reading