Saying Goodbye to Waxing and Tweezing: 4 Questions About Laser Hair Removal Answered
We’ve all done it: arrived at the beach or pool only to notice that we missed a spot shaving our legs or even worse–the bikini area. Sometimes it can seem like a full-time job just to keep up with all of the grooming that accompanies being a lady: among the hair and facial treatments, you
The Many Cosmetic Powers of Lasers
Lasers are powerful. They can cut through the hardest substances. They can give light. And they can help change your appearance in just a few short treatments. Today, lasers are becoming very prominent in the world of cosmetic surgery. Everyone uses them for at least a few of the following treatments, and laser procedures are
Skin Rejuvenation Without the Cuts
Did you know that restoring the natural youthfulness of your skin is possible without surgery? BBL, which stands for Broadband Light, is a new skin tightening technology that uses photo-rejuvenation therapy. Since the skin can lose its natural firmness and elasticity over time, it tends to sag, wrinkle, and look old. But with BBL technology, you can have tighter,
NBC News Quotes Dr. Steven Wallach
We all carry with us reminders of the person we used to be. It’s just a lot more literal for some than others. People who lose a massive amount of weight are often surprised at how unhappy they still are with their bodies. The fat is gone, but all that skin that held it in
Ensuring the Best Outcome with Your Manhattan Botox
Botox is one of the safest facial rejuvenation procedures in the cosmetic surgery field today. Therefore, it’s no surprise that botox ranked first amongst the non-surgical procedure, with over 3.2 million procedures done in 2012. So how exactly should you ensure that you have the best outcome possible from your New York Botox sessions? We
Getting Hitched Soon? Have a New York Wedding Makeover!
Your big day is just around the corner! If only you can just get rid of those love handles or maybe make your skin look flawless and smoother come wedding day. Fret not! Dr. Steven Wallach of the Aesthetic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in New York understands how looking your best is a priority on
Stem Cell Therapy = Snake Oil?
So I just flew back from New Orleans from the Amercian Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) meeting 2012, and just in time before the hurricane hit. I heard a great lecture by a friend and colleague about the whole stem cell therapy mystique, and he basically stated be careful about the potential for this being marketed
The Liquid Face Lift
A “buzz phrase” that I have been hearing for quite some time and certainly being marketed by both core aesthetic physicians ( Plastic surgeons, ENT, oculoplastic surgeons, and dermatologists) as well as non-core physicians( everyone else) is the “Liquid Face Lift.” So what does this mean? Usually this refers to a non-surgical procedure injecting neuromodulators
Avoid the Summer Time Blues in the Winter?
I can’t tell you how many times I see patients in May and June who say they want “work done” so they look great in a bathing suit for the summer. Whether it is a breast augmentation, liposuction, tummy tuck, or whatever, patients still need some time to recover, and if they wait until May or June
Does Size Matter?
Does size matter? Patients who desire breast augmentation often ask for a “C” or “D” cup. They want a significant change most of the time, and often when they show me photos of a model they want to emulate, the implants look a lot larger than what I had anticipated placing. The physical exam is