New Jersey Plastic Surgery Blog
A recessed or “weak” chin can affect the look of one’s entire face and profile. A weak chin can also make a person’s nose appear larger or neckline shorter and less defined. Chin implant surgery, known as genioplasty, improves facial proportions by insertion of a solid, durable implant to enhance the chin. By restoring proper […]
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued an alert that a counterfeit version of Botox has been found in the US and may have been sold to physicians’ offices nationwide. Sold by an unlicensed supplier who is not authorized to distribute drug products in this country, these counterfeit products are considered to […]
~An article released by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons~ Recently, NewBeauty Magazine published an article explaining the variables that exist in surgical training and education amongst physicians who perform plastic surgery procedures. The article included an infograhic entitled “Not All Doctors are the Same.” The American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS) responded to the article with an […]
Over-the-counter products condition eyelashes. In 2008, Allergan’s LATISSE® became the first and only prescription product FDA approved to grow eyelashes—fuller, longer, and darker. Since then, Approximately 544,000 patients have purchased LATISSE®1,* Approximately 4 million kits sold3,* 1 kit sold every 30 seconds, on average4,*,† LATISSE® produces real results in just 16 weeks! To begin your journey […]
Although we were hoping for this…. we got this instead…. Happy first day of Spring from Brian S. Glatt, MD, FACS and the staff of Premier Plastic Surgery Center of New Jersey!
[Excerpts from an article released 2/26/15 by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.] The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) released its annual plastic surgery procedural statistics, reporting that 15.6 million cosmetic procedures, including both minimally-invasive and surgical, were performed in the United States in 2014, an increase of 3 percent since 2013. In addition, […]
It may be cold and windy during the winter season, but neither the low temperatures nor the gusty winds reduce the damaging effects of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays. Below are some facts about winter weather and your skin: More than 90 percent of all skin cancers are associated with sun exposure. No matter what […]