You’ve probably heard the statistics: 80 percent of women are wearing the wrong bra size, and they don’t even know it. But many of these women have been wearing bras every day for decades. Read more
Contributions By: Sophie Bartsich, MD, FACS
When’s The Safest Time For Breast Implants: Pre- Or Post-Pregnancy?
Breast Implant Types And How To Choose The Right One
Are You Gelling With The New Ideal Implant? It’s Not Just About Saline Vs. Silicone Anymore
What The Doc Should Ask You During A Breast Augmentation Consultation
Most routine breast augmentation consultations include a thorough discussion of breast size, cosmetic preference, and implant type. There are several other issues that can become very relevant to selecting the appropriate operation for a given patient, and to prepare her for the postoperative recovery and the resulting lifestyle changes. Read more
Is It Possible To Regulate Hormonal Imbalances With Supplements?
Lotions, Potions, And A Hat: A Plastic Surgeon’s Scar Management Plan
Any time you cut through skin, you will end up with a scar. Scars are the body’s way of gluing tissue back together. They happen to everyone, and they are there forever. Read more
Are Those Things Real? Breast Implant Sizing 101
You have a size for almost everything. A shoe size, a pant size, and yes—a breast size. While you can probably sneak your way into something a little off-size if you really want to (like those purple suede boots that you just can’t live without), things will always look a little wrong if the fit doesn’t match. Read more
Your Man’s Makeover: Subtle Aesthetic Adjustments For Today’s Rugged Male
What’s The Best Treatment For Post-Op Scars?
The emotional and physical investment in surgery, whether aesthetic or medically required, is huge: any changes made to your body are big ones. Inevitably, that emotional and physical investment will manifest itself in a scar—even the most skilled plastic surgeon is still cutting skin, and therefore creating a scar. Read more