Author: Dr. Kaufman

How a Plastic Surgeon Fits with Your Weight Loss Medical Team

How a Plastic Surgeon Fits with Your Weight Loss Medical Team

Many people struggle with their weight, and we all know that obesity can lead to a number of health problems. The desire to be healthier and more fit is the first step in a successful weight loss journey, but losing a large amount of weight is not an easy task. Nonetheless, the benefits of taking control of your health are many, and you’re more likely to succeed if you surround yourself with the right people.

It Takes a Village to Support Major Weight Loss

Losing a great deal of weight takes dedication and perseverance. Further, massive weight loss also takes a team of professionals to help you reach your goal. If you’re having bariatric surgery,


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What Causes Cellulite & How Cellfina™ Smoothes Away Dimples

What Causes Cellulite & How Cellfina™ Smoothes Away Dimples

Cellulite is a condition that creates a dimpled or lumpy appearance of the skin. Most common along the thighs and buttocks, cellulite is often characterized by decreased skin elasticity and blood flow. According to research, 90 percent of women will show signs of cellulite at some point during their lifetimes.

Causes of Cellulite

The causes of cellulite are hard to pin down. However, those in the medical profession accredit cellulite to simple genetics. Certain hormones, including estrogen and prolactin, are attributed to the development of cellulite as well. This could explain why the condition is far more common in women than men. Further, tight clothing, such as underwear with elastic rims, can limit blood flow and increase the risk of cellulite formation.


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Should You Pick Smooth or Textured Breast Implants?

Should You Pick Smooth or Textured Breast Implants?

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the United States. If you’ve decided to get breast implants, there are many decisions you’ll have to take into consideration. Among these are whether to get saline or silicone implants, as well as what size is really the right choice for your body type. Further, a decision you may not have anticipated having to make is whether to get textured or smooth breast implants.

About Smooth Breast Implants

Smooth breast implants, as their name implies, have a smooth surface and they can move freely inside the breast pocket. The shell of a smooth breast implant is generally thinner than that of a textured implant and for that reason,


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