cosmetic techniques

Tips for optimal scar healingOne surgeon offers his tips for optimal scar healing.
Scar wars: Perception vs realityNew research demonstrates patient “preference” for linear vs zigzag scars. Surgeons say it’s flawed and offer advice on which wins and when.
Laser treatment for permanent filler complicationsResearchers offer a novel approach and treatment algorithm for removing permanent fillers.
The preperiosteal midcheek lift techniquePrecise release of retaining ligaments makes this technique makes this approach atraumatic with minimal complications.
Botox + Dysport: Better together?One doctor says using a combination of Botox and Dysport creates a better result than using either one alone.
Music improves surgical closuresDo you listen to music during surgery? New research suggests it may improve surgical efficiency and quality.
Rapid recovery rhinoplasty: One surgeon’s techniqueLess pain, less bruising, less downtime. Could this rhinoplasty approach offer patients the best of both worlds?
Cellfina 101: Everything you need to knowCellfina is FDA-cleared, but does it work? Dr. Grant Stevens shares his experience with Cellfina — and other cellulite treatments.
Do you fat graft during facelifting?
Do you fat graft during facelifting?Fat grafting may be one way to generate improved facelift results, but just how many plastic surgeons combine the two?
Combination treatment: better facelift results, less downtimeObtaining the best treatments results for facelifting isn't a matter of surgical vs non-surgical, according to Dr. Jill Hessler. It's a combination strategy that provides patients with better results and less downtime.