Yearly Archives: 2014

The Latest Body Sculpting Techniques

The Latest Body Sculpting Techniques

Body sculpting is a surgical way of reshaping parts of your body that you feel are problem areas to give you a smoother and tighter overall look. Allure Plastic Surgery of Miami specializes in a wide variety of body sculpting techniques and procedures and can help determine the best one for you depending on your exact body type and your ultimate goals.

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I Want Plastic Surgery, But Am Too Afraid to Go for It

I Want Plastic Surgery, But Am Too Afraid to Go for It

Have you contemplated the idea of getting plastic surgery but just can’t seem to pull the trigger? Perhaps there is an area of your body that you would like to look slightly different but are not sure whether the benefits of surgery would outweigh the risks and recovery time. Or, maybe you are concerned about the costs and making sure that you have the right team working with you.

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Why You Should Not Hide Your Plastic Surgery From Your Spouse

Why You Should Not Hide Your Plastic Surgery From Your Spouse

There are countless reasons why women decide to undergo plastic surgery…many want to look younger, change a feature that has always bothered them, or gain self confidence. Many point to our society’s focus on appearance and the rise of certain social media sites like Facebook and Instagram (and the invention of the selfie) to be a driver for women looking to have facial plastic surgery. It is very important that you enter into the process with a healthy attitude, healthy expectations and a support system to be there for you during your recovery. This will help you get the most out of your procedure, feel good about your decision and the outcome.

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A Guide to Safe Plastic Surgery

A Guide to Safe Plastic Surgery

There are so many factors that must be considered before you decide to undergo plastic surgery and many decisions and choices along the way. One issue that touches all aspects of the process is the importance of ensuring your safety during and after the plastic surgery procedure. As you decide which procedure is right for you, pay special attention to the following things, which can help ensure that your procedure and recovery are safe.

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Butt Sculpting Surgery

Butt Sculpting Surgery

Do you consider your buttocks your “problem area”? Perhaps not because it is too big, but because it is too small or not the shape you want? Have you tried various exercise strategies and just cannot seem to achieve the look you want in the buttocks region? Often women actually want to augment the butt area instead of reducing it and we all know that it is impossible to put weight on in the one specific area where you want it. So, if you are hoping to enhance the look of the buttocks area by creating a curvy, sensual visual profile, then butt sculpting surgery may be something to consider.

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A Non-Surgical Treatment for Under Eye Bags

A Non-Surgical Treatment for Under Eye Bags

As you age, you may notice more pronounced puffiness, mild swelling or dark circles underneath your eyes. This is commonly referred to as “under eye bags” and there are many causes including lack of sleep, allergies, fluid retention (from eating too much salt or changes in weather), or your genes (heredity). As you get older, the tissue under your eyes that supports the skin often weakens and the skin under your eyes can very easily start to sag and look puffy.

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Botox Over the Years

Botox Over the Years

Botox has quite a storied history and it’s roots date all the way back to the early 1820s when the German scientist Dr. Justinus Kerner became interested in studying the origin of a food poisoning case that claimed the lives of several dozen Germans. These individuals had all eaten a batch of spoiled sausage and Dr. Kerner studied the toxin that he found in the bad meat. If you can believe it, he even injected himself with it and his work helped to understand the food-borne toxin and ultimately had a hand in opening the door for it’s most popular use.

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Everything You Need to Know About Lipoabdominoplasty

Everything You Need to Know About Lipoabdominoplasty

The abdominal area is one of the most difficult places to achieve weight loss and one of the most visible “trouble spots” for so many individuals. Whether you have gained a little weight in the middle as you have aged or have been unable to shed the weight you gained during your last pregnancy, a lipoabdominoplasty may be a procedure that can get rid of this pesky extra weight that so easily accumulates in the mid-section. Lipoabdominoplasty surgery combines a tummy tuck with liposuction in order to achieve the most aesthetically pleasing shape for your body’s torso area.

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4 Things That Could Affect Your Recovery After Plastic Surgery

4 Things That Could Affect Your Recovery After Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is a big decision and, like any elective surgical procedure, is not to be taken lightly. If you are contemplating a procedure it is likely that you have spent a significant amount of time and energy thinking this decision through and you have been working closely with a plastic surgeon. If you are getting ready for a plastic surgery procedure in the coming weeks or months, there are several things that can have an impact on a healthy recovery that you need to be aware of ahead of time.

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