St. Simons Island Plastic Surgery Articles
Self esteem issues are closely linked to depression and are part clinical depression. Poor self esteem can be a slippery slope that leads someone into a clinical depression. Young people are prone to develop self esteem issues because that is a time of life when your physical, emotional and spiritual well being are in most flux and most susceptible to negative influence.
While plastic surgery is not the answer to all your fashion issues, it can play a role in helping you feel more comfortable in your clothes. Body contouring and breast enhancement and lifting are all common surgeries which if used correctly can help a woman harmonize her shape without resorting to uncomfortable industrial strength undergarments or weighty water bras.
There are products available today which allow us to relax and refill tissues that have aged. At Golden Isles Center for Plastic Surgery, Dysport and Restylane are most commonly used.
Meet Shirley: Shirley Rasch never misses an opportunity to be out with her gal pals shopping, dining, and attending Paisley Partinis! Always interested in Paisley makeovers, Shirley especially wanted to learn how to care for her aging skin.
What is a scar? A scar is the result of irregular collagen healing after an injury of the
skin. Fresh, or newer, scars are typically thicker and redder as part of an inflammatory
response to the injury. (Scars have a different collagen ratio and collagen orientation
than normal skin.)
These are the words that thousands of women hear each year. Either they felt something suspicious, or had a routine mammogram that showed something suspicious and the biopsy proved that is was malignant, it was a cancer. So as a lady hearing these scary words, what can you do?
Both are common and both have solutions. In our image-conscious culture, we are constantly being exposed to models, movie stars and clothing that show images of firm, flat abs and “six packs.”
Who should fix your plumbing, the plumber or the painter? Of course most people would answer the plumber. It is common sense to have the plumbing done by the person who specializes in that job. Can the painter plumb your home? Maybe – but he is not the person best trained for the job, and he won’t have the supplies to deal with complications.
Your Face and the goats, spiders and livers: What Lasers and other light based Technologies can do for you
An important part of your rejuvenation plan is an overall analysis of your entire face. Your facial skin is a canvas that is stretched over the framework of your facial skeleton.
Many ladies feel that if they are going to spend their time and money on breast augmentation surgery, they want their money’s worth. Our society/media also promotes this “pump them up” attitude. As a plastic surgeon, my job is to listen, evaluate and then recommend a course of action that is appropriate.