Plastic Surgery Blog

Feel Fabulous with a Facelift

Published on July 21, 2016 by

Skin is influenced by a wide variety of factors. Gravity, sun exposure, and stress all take their toll on the way your skin looks, especially on your face. Often, people develop harsh lines and wrinkles even though they’re still young,

Cosmetic Surgery on a Budget

Published on May 31, 2012 by

Growing from 4.1 billion dollars to 4.9 billion dollars over the course of a year, more doctors are choosing to enter the field of cosmetic surgery.  Cosmetic surgery continues to grow exponentially around the world despite the fact that overall

Common rumors and myths around breast augmentations

Published on May 29, 2012 by

New reports from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) say that breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic surgical enhancement done in the U.S., with over 307,000 plastic surgery procedures performed in 2011. Since it has become so popular,

New Trends in Plastic Surgery – When First Impressions Count

Published on May 26, 2012 by

Often times, a person decides to undergo some form of plastic surgery to boost their self-esteem and enhance their self-image.  But new studies based out of New York City boasts that plastic surgery can actually boost a person’s chance of

Growing Popularity of Rhinoplasty

Published on May 24, 2012 by

Rhinoplasty is the operation that changes the size, shape, and appearance of the nose. The size and shape of your nose is determined by many different scenarios.  Heredity is the most common culprit.  The nose is formed by the bones

Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)

Published on March 23, 2012 by

Substantial weight loss, weight gain, aging, or heredity can all cause the skin of the upper arms to become inelastic and loose. An arm lift is designed to correct the loose and flabby appearance of the upper arms and restore

Reducing the Appearance of Prominent Ears with Otoplasty

Published on March 23, 2012 by

As children grow, they begin to notice what makes each of them different from another. Children who’s ears stick out from the sides of their head are often the subject of teasing and may suffer with poor self esteem issues

Thigh Lift

Published on March 23, 2012 by

A thigh lift is performed to remove excess skin and fat from the upper legs. The result is smoother skin and better proportioned contours of the thighs. Patients considering a thigh lift often suffer from loose and inelastic skin as

Life After Breast Cancer

Published on March 23, 2012 by

Nothing can prepare you for the diagnosis of breast cancer or for losing one or both of your breasts. Treatment for each women is different and how a women chooses to go on after breast cancer in terms of her

Body Lift – Excess Skin Removal and Tightening

Published on March 23, 2012 by

Body lift procedures are often needed after significant weight loss to help a person get rid of excess, sagging skin left over from when their body was much bigger. Using Denver body lift surgery, Dr. Swail is able to improve