Plastic Surgery Blog St. Louis

Blepharoplasty St. Louis

Blepharoplasty, or Eyelid Lift surgery, is a cosmetic surgery procedure that has helped many men and women of various ages achieve a more youthful appearance. The skin around the eyes is notoriously delicate and prone to creases, wrinkles, puffiness and sagging. As we get older, many of us notice one of the first areas that […]

Breast Reduction St. Louis

Breast Reduction is a procedure that has helped many women achieve lighter, smaller breasts and reduce the pain often associated with overly large breasts. Women with breasts that are disproportionately large often deal with pain on a daily basis in the neck, shoulders and back—there can be painful indentations and grooves left from bras and […]

Reduction Mammaplasty St. Louis

Reduction Mammaplasty is a surgical procedure that has helped alleviate the neck, back, and shoulder pain many women with overly large breasts feel on a daily basis. Breasts that are disproportionately large can not just cause pain, but skin irritations and painful grooves and indentations from bras. Often women with overly large breasts find physical activity […]

Breast Lift St. Louis

The Breast Lift procedure, also called mastopexy, is performed to rejuvenate the breasts by raising them to a more youthful and perky positioning. The breast lift is achieved by removing excess skin and tightening the tissue around the breasts. In some cases the areola is re-positioned as well. It is important to note that the […]

Breast Lift St. Louis

The Breast Lift procedure is designed to rejuvenate the appearance of breasts that have begun to sag and droop. Women experience breast sagging at various times in their lives in various degrees of severity depending on a number of factors. Women who have had multiple pregnancies and nursed may right their breasts prematurely sagging, similarly […]

Breast Implant Options St. Louis

Breast Implants come in two types: Saline Implants or Silicone Implants. Which is best? Well, that depends on who you ask. Both have pros and cons and what’s best for one person may not be right for another. Saline implants are filled with a sterile salt water solution. If this type of implant were to […]

Mommy Makeover St. Louis

The Mommy Makeover is a coin termed for a grouping of procedures performed to rejuvenate the areas of the body most impacted by pregnancy and nursing. While the joys of bringing a child into the world are undoubtably miraculous, for many women the last effects on their body leaves them feeling self-conscious. Stretched out abdominal […]

Tummy Tuck St. Louis

The Tummy Tuck is a procedure that is designed to improve the appearance of the mid-section. The mid-section is an area of the body that many people, both men and women, struggle with often despite their best diet and exercise efforts. In many cases, women seek out a Tummy Tuck, also called Abdominoplasty, following pregnancy; both men […]

Breast Implants St. Louis

Breast Implants have become the most popular plastic surgery procedure performed in the United States. The breast augmentation procedure is performed under either general anesthesia or intravenous sedation. The breast augmentation incision may be made either around the areola (periareolar incision), in the bottom crease of the breast (inframammary incision), or in the armpit (transaxillary incision). […]

Breast Reduction St. Louis

Many people who do not have overly large breasts do not realize the strain the excess weight in the chest can put on a woman’s body. Women who have disproportionately large breasts often deal with neck, back, and shoulder pain and may have painful grooves and indentations in their skin from where their bra is […]