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Posted: September 03, 2019
While recovery from abdominoplasty is different for every individual, there is a general tummy tuck recovery timeline that is applicable in most cases. While it may be six to eight weeks before you can resume all normal activities following tummy tuck surgery, you should be able to: Resume working… Read Full Post
Posted: August 02, 2019
Liposuction is used to remove stubborn deposits of fat from the body. Suitable for nearly any area, this body contouring technique can produce a slim and toned appearance, reduce unevenness caused by fat deposits, and help restore a more attractive physique. It should not, however, be relied on for… Read Full Post
Posted: May 08, 2019
A Brazilian butt lift (BBL) uses fat from your own body to enhance the size and improve the shape of your buttocks. Because the “filler” is your body’s own fat, results from a BBL can last for several years. It can take up to six months for results from a BBL to be fully realized. During this time… Read Full Post
Posted: November 26, 2018
Body contouring following weight loss or pregnancy can have a profound impact on your quality of life according to a study published by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. For this study, 112 body contouring patients were selected for quality of life measurements (QoL) before… Read Full Post
Posted: November 12, 2018
Body contouring procedures are designed to trim, tone, and enhance targeted areas of the body. Liposuction, the most commonly performed body contouring procedure, offers a multitude of benefits including: Optimal removal of stubborn fat deposits Minimal damage to surrounding tissue and muscle… Read Full Post
Posted: September 11, 2018
At Altos Oaks Plastic Surgery, we offer a comprehensive range of both surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic treatments. Our six board-certified plastic surgeons approach each service with great care, enabling us to produce natural-looking results that compliment surrounding features, helping you reach… Read Full Post
Posted: August 15, 2018
Gynecomastia is an emasculating and embarrassing condition in which excess fat produces the appearance of breasts in men. The short SlideShare below explores this condition, along with its causes, treatment options, and how to maintain results. If you are interested in learning more or if you are… Read Full Post
Posted: July 11, 2018
Liposuction is versatile and is a great option for the removal of fat deposits that have failed to respond to diet and exercise. Not a weight-loss procedure, liposuction is best for people who are within reach of their goal weight and can serve as the perfect springboard for a healthier, happier,… Read Full Post
Posted: June 18, 2018
Have you been considering liposuction? Below is an overview of this popular body contouring procedure that includes: The types of liposuction available at our Los Altos office How long liposuction recovery may take Ways to maintain your liposuction results Information about long-term health… Read Full Post
Posted: 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