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Archive for July, 2011

Do I Need a Tummy Tuck or Liposuction?

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your belly, tummy, or abdomen, you may be considering plastic surgery to get the flatter tummy you desire. However, you may not know what procedure is right for you. Both liposuction and tummy tuck are good body contouring procedures for the right candidates. Which one is right […]

Is a Thigh Lift the Same as Getting Liposuction?

No. Although a thigh lift and liposuction are both body contouring procedures with the goal of improving the shape of your thighs, they are very different in what they can treat and the kind of results you can expect. Liposuction, sometimes called lipoplasty, simply removes fat. If you want to get rid of excess fat […]

How Often Will I Need to Get BOTOX® Cosmetic?

The length of results you get from BOTOX® Cosmetic depends on many subtle factors that make it difficult to predict. It depends on the area or areas you have treated, and your anatomy and biochemistry. In general, people need retreatment every three to four months, though many people report that results last longer with successive […]

Is BOTOX® Cosmetic Safe for the Body?

Yes. The diluted form of botulinum toxin A used in BOTOX® Cosmetic is safe when used in the recommended amounts by a skilled injector. If you understand how it works, you can understand how safe BOTOX® Cosmetic is. Botulinum toxin A works by entering nerves responsible for muscle action. It enters the nerve ending and […]