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How to Improve the Appearance of Scars

In plastic surgery we are always thinking of new ways to improve the appearance of scars. Aesthetically, we place scars in places where they will be the least visible. However, sometimes scars do not heal the way we would like. When a scar is not healing perfectly, there are many options to consider. This resource […]


Nipple Reconstruction Options

Nipple Reconstruction Options If nipple reconstruction is the next step in your breast reconstruction, congratulations, you are near the end of your journey!  Nipple reconstruction is done at the end of the breast reconstruction once the patient is satisfied with the architecture (size, shape, symmetry) of the breast. The nipple reconstruction is a simple last […]


Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) a Treatment Enhancement You Need to Try!

The Med Spa at NSPS offers a wide variety of different skin rejuvenation treatments. Many of these involve delivering some sort of energy or stimulation to the skin to encourage smoothing and tightening. Some of our most popular treatments include Micro-Needling, Halo Hybrid Fractional Laser, and most recently the fractional CO2 Laser that we just […]


Radio Frequency: How Does it Work?

As you might have heard, we have an amazing new treatment at The Med Spa at NSPS. It’s our TriPollar Radio Frequency (RF) Technology. TriPollar treatments effectively:• Reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles• Firm and rejuvenate the skin• Contour the facial skin• Sculpt the body and reduce unwanted fat deposits• Reduce the appearance […]


3D Nipple Tattoos and Breast Reconstruction

In our practice, anyone undergoing tattoo for nipple-areola pigmentation receives a 3D tattoo. The term “3D tattoo” is used to describe a tattoo that uses color to create the illusion of three dimensions. Through the use of color, the tattoo will create the effect of a projecting nipple. Texturizing is also performed in order to […]


Thigh Lift – Body Contouring Chicago

The thigh lift, technically known as thighplasty surgery, is an effective body-sculpting procedure. Many patients are interested in a thigh lift after they have lost a great deal of weight. When a person loses weight, their skin must shrink to fit the new contours of the area. In younger patients, the skin is healthy and […]


Home Care Regimen for Mature Skin

We have a great deal of clients at The Med Spa that fall into the category of Mature Skin.  These clients come to see me because they want to improve some aspect of their skin or maintain the quality of their skin.  With all of my new clients I like to start off with a […]


Mommy Makeover

The thing I love most about my job is being able to help people. A large part of what I do allows me to help a specific set of individuals to restore confidence in themselves. These very deserving individuals are moms! While being a mother is one of the most gratifying jobs a woman can […]


Botox Treatments – Chicago Fine Line Reduction

Have you been noticing lipstick lines lately? Also known as smoker’s lines or peri-oral lines, lipstick lines are the small vertical wrinkles that form around the lips. If lipstick lines are making you feel old and you would like to do something about it, Botox treatments may be right for you. Lipstick lines, along with […]


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Facelift – Rhytidectomy Surgery Chicago

The mirror is not always kind to us. As we begin to develop signs of aging in the face and neck, it becomes harder and harder to feel good about our appearance. The facelift is a popular way to combat these signs of aging. This plastic surgery option has a variety of positive benefits. The […]



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