Build the Perfect Balance with Nonsurgical Chin and Cheek Augmentation

Through the ages, facial beauty has been characterized by balance. Contours along the jawline and across the cheeks balanced out the projection of the nose and chin. Based on contouring, a person may be perceived in a certain way. Much like frown lines can make a person seem angry all the time, a chin that […]

  • Posted on: Nov 15 2020
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Common Questions about Breast Augmentation

As a premier breast center in Chicago, we field a lot of questions. Because our practice has largely revolved around breast procedures for so long, we’re used to patients wanting to know some of the basics that are involved in breast augmentation, one of the most popular procedures in plastic surgery offices around the world. […]

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2020
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Chest Masculinization Surgery and Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know

Female-to-male (FTM) and female-to-nonbinary (FTN) chest reconstruction surgery represent an important step toward living more comfortably in one’s authentic gender identity. This reconstructive procedure removes a significant amount of breast tissue from the chest, but not all of it. A small amount does remain in the chest wall after surgery. Here, we discuss how that […]

  • Posted on: Oct 15 2020
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Breast Implant Removal: What You Should Know

The choice to have breast augmentation is momentous. When a woman chooses to enhance her shape with breast implants, she often believes “this is it.” She intends to live by this decision for many years. Seeing that breast implant removal is a relatively common plastic surgery performed today, we know this to be an inaccurate […]

  • Posted on: Sep 30 2020
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How Breast Augmentation Affects Future Mammograms

Breast augmentation is a common procedure that can help a woman feel more like herself. We aren’t all born with the bodies that suit our personality. Small breasts are not any less beautiful than larger breasts, but this is a physical feature that often means a lot to a woman. If you’ve been considering getting […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2020
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Can a Breast Lift Make You Look Younger?

When women think about looking younger, they may look more to their faces than their bodies. However, age affects all matters of appearance, including the breasts. A breast lift may be an excellent solution for women who are happy with the size of their breasts but are noticing that volume sits very low on the […]

  • Posted on: Aug 30 2020
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Let’s Talk about Breast Reconstruction

Breast reconstruction represents finality for women who have walked a difficult path. As the rebuilding phase of breast cancer treatment, reconstruction surgery can be healing, transformative, and empowering. However, some women may miss out on these emotional benefits due to a lack of accurate information about what breast reconstruction is and what it can do. […]

  • Posted on: Aug 15 2020
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How to Have a Successful Breast Lift

Most people who consider having plastic surgery understand that the success of their procedure relies on several factors. What gets missed is the fact that most of them are directly related to the surgeon who provides care. A surgeon’s skill level in the procedure, their ability to help set expectations, to clearly explain the surgical […]

  • Posted on: Jul 30 2020
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When Should a Woman Have a Breast Augmentation with Lift?

Breast augmentation surgery has been so popular for so many years that it is the procedure that comes to mind for many women who want to enhance their breasts. The purpose of breast augmentation, though, is to increase volume by inserting breast implants. This is advantageous but may not meet the needs of every woman. […]

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2020
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Liposuction is Ideal for Challenging Areas

Body toning and weight loss are two common ways in which people attempt to reach aesthetic goals. Weight management alone can be a lifelong quest, not for perfection but for a personal-best. When we hear about ways we can improve our shape, tips often revolve around areas of the body such as the abdomen, buttocks, […]

  • Posted on: Jun 30 2020
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