A New Solution for Acne… No Prescription Needed!

Acne is a chronic skin condition that requires long-term solutions. There are many over-the-counter and prescription-based acne treatments—but they don’t work unless they are used consistently, even when pimples clear up. One of the biggest challenges of treating acne is sticking to a regimen and not abandoning your topical therapies if you don’t see results […]

Get Your Glow Back

Over the years, cumulative sun exposure and environmental abuse from smoking and pollution will accelerate the natural aging process, causing the skin to lose its youthful glow. Today there is no reason to live with dull, lackluster skin with the numerous safe and effective treatment options available. New York City plastic surgeon Dr. Mark H. […]

You Don’t Have To Hate Your Neck Anymore

A double chin is a very common concern for women and men alike, and this area of stubborn fat is often due to genetics and resistant to diet and exercise. Until recently, liposuction was the only way to eliminate a double chin, but many patients weren’t willing to undergo invasive surgery for such a small […]

Double Chin: Causes And Treatment Options

Patients who suffer from extra fat or loose, sagging skin in the neck area often seek solutions for a slimmer profile. Many people choose to have neck lift surgery, liposuction or Ultherapy® to help reduce the appearance of a double chin. Common Causes of a Double Chin Obesity: The most common cause of double chins […]

Spider Veins: Causes And Treatment

A number of factors cause a person to develop spider veins and varicose veins. The following are some common causes: Heredity: Having family members with vein problems can increase risk. Medical history: Being born with weak vein valves can increase your risk of developing spider veins. Hormonal changes: These changes occur during pregnancy and menopause. […]

Top Plastic Surgery Procedures For Men

More than ever before, men are choosing to enhance and improve their appearance with cosmetic surgery procedures. In 2013, more than 1.2 million men in the United States had at least one cosmetic procedure, according to a comprehensive study released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. With advances in technique and technology, cosmetic surgery […]

Common Questions About Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty or “nose reshaping surgery,” is performed for a variety of reasons. Rhinoplasty can serve both medical and cosmetic goals. Often, boosting self-confidence is the ultimate goal when it comes to rhinoplasty surgery, but an added benefit is improved breathing. Am I a Good Candidate for Rhinoplasty? Patients who are displeased or self-conscious about the […]

Options in Body Contouring Post-Bariatric Surgery

With normal, gradual weight loss, the body and skin often transform and tighten as the body gets smaller. However when someone loses massive amounts of weight, especially following bariatric surgery, the skin and supportive tissues don’t always return to normal body size. This can leave stretched, sagging skin hanging from the body. Body contouring surgery, […]

When is it Time to Begin Breast Reconstruction?

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. It’s a perfect time to discuss the options women have when deciding to undergo breast reconstruction after mastectomy. Studies performed by various women’s cancer societies have shown that women are often overwhelmed and under-informed of the options available to them regarding breast reconstruction. To follow is some information about […]

Breast Augmentation: An Overview

Year after year, breast augmentation has been the number one plastic surgery procedure according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Women across America seek breast augmentation for a number of different reasons, among them to improve their appearance and boost self-confidence. Keep reading to learn more about what to expect from this popular […]