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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 […]


Jan Marini: The Skin Care Management System

Last week I was lucky to attend the Jan Marini Skin Research Educational Forum in Chicago! It got me even more excited about the product line than I already was before attending. All of my current clients know that hands down my favorite product line is the Jan Marini line and I recommend it to […]


Breast Augmentation in Chicago

Every woman undergoes breast augmentation for her own personal reasons. Some women feel self-conscious about having asymmetrical breasts. Others wish they were just a cup or two larger to have a more flattering bikini body. Whatever your reason, Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery can create your ideal breast appearance! You deserve a skilled plastic surgeon […]


Tissue Expansion Process

Today we are going to talk specifically about the tissue expander process.  Many patients ask me about the expansion process at their first postoperative visit after the mastectomy surgery.  Some questions patients ask:  When does the expansion process begin?  How is the expansion process done?  How many expansions will I need?  How many expansions is […]


Breast Implants – Chicago Breast Enhancement

Not all breast implants are made alike. When you come in for a consultation to discuss breast implants, you’ll learn about the wide variety of options out there – and which ones are right for you. Breast implants come in multiple sizes, types, textures, and shapes, and your selections will determine the look and feel […]



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