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Will a Breast Lift Shrink My Cup Size?

May 17, 2018
During breast lift surgery, unnecessary skin is removed and both tissue and skin are lifted to restore ideal shape, contours, and perkiness to the breasts. Using the latest in surgical techniques, our Los Altos plastic surgeons can use breast lift surgery to bring your breasts into line with… Read Full Post
Category: Breast

Will Liposuction Remove Belly Fat?

May 07, 2018
Belly fat is some of the most difficult fat to eliminate through diet and exercise. Even those engaged in athletic pursuits may develop some belly bulk, and crunches alone are often insufficient for melting it away. Some may turn to pills, diets, and nonsurgical fat melting procedures like… Read Full Post
Category: Body

Where Can Breast Implants be Placed?

April 24, 2018
The placement of your breast implants will directly impact the look and feel of your breast augmentation procedure. The two most common breast implant placement options are: Subglandular – below breast tissue but above the muscles of the chest. This option may be better suited for women who have… Read Full Post
Category: Breast

Why Consider Tummy Tuck After Pregnancy?

April 12, 2018
Pregnancy can result in stubborn fat deposits, particularly around the abdomen, that simply will not respond to diet and exercise. These same deposits can be found in women who have not had children as well and, for those women, liposuction may be sufficient at addressing them. Liposuction may,… Read Full Post
Category: Body

How Long Until I can Shower After Plastic Surgery?

March 21, 2018
How you care for your incisions in the days and weeks following your plastic surgery procedure will play a direct role in the way they heal. Keeping incisions dry and clean is essential for proper healing and may help reduce scar visibility following full recovery. No matter if you have had tummy… Read Full Post
Category: Body, Breast, Face

What Are the Most Popular Plastic Surgery Procedures?

March 08, 2018
Every year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) releases data on plastic surgery trends. Central to this is how many of each type of procedure was performed by board-certified plastic surgeons in the year prior. On March 1st, 2018, the ASPS released the numbers for 2017. In total, 1,… Read Full Post
Category: Body, Botox, Breast, Face, Fillers, Skin

Welcome to Our Cosmetic Surgery Blog

December 28, 2017
Welcome to the new blog of Altos Oaks Plastic Surgery. As part of our commitment to patient education, we are proud to present this valuable resource where you will find a wealth of information related to our wide range of plastic surgery procedures and non-invasive treatments. Please bookmark… Read Full Post