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Top Questions about Breast Augmentation

Women who are considering breast augmentation often have a lot of questions. This is only natural. We wish to help patients make the most well-informed decisions by providing clear, professional answers. Here, we discuss the top questions that patients ask about breast augmentation.      Am I a good candidate for breast augmentation? If you are a […]


Juvéderm: Why So Many Options?

It is advantageous that we now have several different options for addressing the signs of aging. The lines and creases, undereye bags, and flattened cheeks that appear as we get older may now be at least somewhat correctable without surgery. We say somewhat correctable because there are limitations to what nonsurgical modalities can do, even […]


Medspa Chicago

Your Skin is Not One-and-Done Territory

With all of the ways we have achieved instant gratification in recent history, it is not surprising that we like the idea of one-and-done beauty. We can pick up our phone and have that new book from Amazon within a day or two, or have a movie available right at our fingertips; why wouldn’t we […]


Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Start the New Year Right with a Skin Boosting HydraFacial

Many adults today feel a sense of pride in their ability to multitask. When faced with only one task to manage at a time, we may feel as if we’re not achieving our goals. In our Chicago medspa at Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery, we love multitasking, too; or should we say we love when […]


Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Is a Nipple Tattoo the New Beginning You Want?

Nipple reconstruction is typically not a primary aspect of breast reconstruction after mastectomy. When a nipple-sparing mastectomy is not possible, women have several options they can consider. In recent years, nipple tattooing has become a popular choice. What is nipple tattooing? Traditional nipple tattoos had been performed by medical aestheticians as well as by some […]


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Is It Safe to Combine Cosmetic Surgery Procedures?

Techniques in plastic surgery have improved significantly over the years. Rather than perform a full facelift on most patients, plastic surgeons now have individual procedures that can focus on smaller areas. For example, we perform blepharoplasty to correct eyelid sagging and bagging. Brow lift surgery addresses a drooping brow line and, possibly, even those frown […]


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Best Cosmetic Procedures and Treatments for a Winter Refresh

The holiday season has a way of increasing people’s interest in cosmetic procedures. This doesn’t only include the various nonsurgical beauty-boosting treatments one can get on their lunch hour but also the plastic surgery procedures people have been on the fence about all year. Winter is a great time to undergo cosmetic procedures that may […]


Breast Reconstruction Surgery Chicago, IL

Breast Reconstruction: Why, How, and Whom

A breast cancer diagnosis brings with it quite a few details to understand. A woman has much more to cope with than her specific diagnosis. To preserve health, it is necessary to decide quickly how she wishes to address your situation. Treatment itself is often quite physically and emotionally taxing. Then, if part of the […]


Is Microneedling Worth the Hype?

Accepting the physical changes that accompany aging can be a difficult pill to swallow. It’s especially difficult because many early signs of aging appear in our skin, especially our face. Looking at yourself in the mirror every day may bring up insecurities that you haven’t always had. One recent service that has allowed us to […]

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Cosmetic Treatments

‘Tis the Season of Giving, so Remember Yourself!

Wintertime holidays offer something special. Toasty fires, dinners with loved-ones, stacks of party invites, and more. Alongside the social engagements of the holiday season, we’ve got to find time to shop for multiple people, manage the day to day business of our lives, oh, and also manage to look great doing all of this. The […]


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