Our Holiday Skincare Guide: Glow up!

Our Holiday Skincare Guide: Glow up!

The Holidays will be here sooner than you think. Every year they seem to creep up on us and we’re doing last-minute shopping, food prep and manicures! But some things should not be delayed to the last minute. Your skin beautification is one of them. We recommend that you start your skincare regimen 3-5 month

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Expert Tips for Sun Damaged Skin

Expert Tips for Sun Damaged Skin

Summer sun feels amazing but it can be unkind to your skin. After being out in the sun this summer you may have noticed that your skin looks and feels different. The sun’s effects do not go away just because the season changes. It may have caused brown spots, uneven texture or new fine lines.

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The Latest on the Allergan Recall of BioCell Textured Breast Implants: Don’t Panic!

The Latest on the Allergan Recall of BioCell Textured Breast Implants: Don’t Panic!

Recently Allergan voluntarily recalled BioCell textured breast implants and expanders due to ongoing concerns about their association with an extremely rare form of lymphoma –  anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). ALCL has been associated with textured breast implants from all manufacturers, but the majority of cases worldwide have been in patients with Allergan’s BioCell implants. A

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What Do Men Want?

What Do Men Want?

It’s true, plastic surgery patients are mostly female, but we are seeing an increasing number of men seeking our services. This is also a national trend, as plastic surgery and cosmetic services become popular with people of all ages. Our male patients are asking for a wide variety of services and procedures and their ages

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A Journey Through VASER Lipo

A Journey Through VASER Lipo

My journey through VASER Liposuction has definitely been a rollercoaster ride of emotions! I was going to cancel because I felt very vain and a little bit selfish. I went through with it anyway. My surgery was on April 10th with a very highly recommended and skilled certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Lucie Capek. At my

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Breast Implant Revision: Explant, Replacement or Both?

Breast Implant Revision: Explant, Replacement or Both?

Breast augmentation with implants continues to be the most common cosmetic surgery performed in the United States, and has increased annually for at least 2 decades. In 2018, over 313,000 women had breast augmentation, a 48% increase since 2000. By some estimates, 4% of American women have breast implants today; that’s one in 26, and

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Your guide to Bridal Aesthetics

Your guide to Bridal Aesthetics

Planning is K E Y when it comes to all things Wedding related. So, the big question is… Have you planned out your aesthetic treatments?! And if you have, we are proud of you! 😊 Here is our yearlong Guide to help you along. Our #1 tip is to come in for a consultation so

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The Modern Mommy Makeover

The Modern Mommy Makeover

Spring is here, Mother’s Day is around the corner and this is the perfect time to consider a Modern Mommy Makeover. Motherhood is a glorious female role but pregnancy and childbirth can change your body in ways that you can’t reverse with diet and exercise alone. Hormone fluctuations can have a negative impact on your

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Pro Tips for Glowing Holiday Skin

Pro Tips for Glowing Holiday Skin

By Dr. Lucie Capek As a Plastic Surgeon, I’m used to operating in order to create dramatic changes so I didn’t used to think much about skincare. That was nearly 20 years ago and so much has changed! When non-invasive treatments like LASERs, Botox and fillers came along, our toolbox expanded well beyond the operating

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