What is a Liquid Facelift?

Many patients come to the office requesting liquid facelifts. After much discussion with them, it is apparent that there is considerable confusion about them…

What is a Double Chin?

A double chin is just that, a section of skin that hangs down under your existing chin to make it look like you have two (or more chins). This may be a cause of embarrassment and contributes to appearing older than you are. The cause of a double chin can be as simple as aging or weight gain; howerever, many families suffer from a hereditary predisposition to the

Aging: Changes in Facial Contour

As we age and lose facial volume, the contour of the face changes, causing shadow patterns to develop, while youthful highlights fade. Gaining a better understanding of how your face becomes altered over time may help you and your aesthetic specialist decide on the best treatment options to address your…

Aging: How The Face Changes Over Time

Aging of the craniofacial skeleton is not merely the result of bone atrophy but is also due to a change in the relative dynamics of bone expansion and bone loss.1 There is an appreciable reduction in facial height, which is mainly due to changes in the maxilla and mandible, and a modest increase in facial width and depth….

What Are Dermal Fillers?

Dermal fillers are products containing hyaluronic acid, which eliminate stubborn lines and indentations on the face. Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance in the skin whose stability weakens..