Facial Plastic Surgery Blog Chicago

Combining Rhinoplasty with Other Surgeries

Published on April 21, 2014 by

Every patient has different expectations and hopes when it comes to the results of their plastic surgery. Some might want to undergo rhinoplasty to change the size of their nose, making it smaller or larger. Others might want the surgery

Face Lifts – Avoiding the Done Look

Published on April 14, 2014 by

You can’t ignore the results of a bad face lift. It’s usually pretty obvious that the patient has had work done. The face looks as though it’s constantly facing a strong gust of wind, the lips are flattened and wide,

How to Choose a Revision Rhinoplasty Surgeon

Published on April 7, 2014 by

Learn about Revision Rhinoplasty After your nose has had sufficient time to heal from an initial rhinoplasty procedure, you might decide that you are dissatisfied with the results. You might feel that your nose needs just a small adjustment to

Is a Pre-Wedding Nose Job a Good Idea

Published on March 28, 2014 by

Your partner finally popped the question, and you’ve now got a wedding to plan. You want the big day to be perfect, from the color scheme you choose and the cake you cut, to the dress you end up wearing

Getting Ready for a Face Lift

Published on March 14, 2014 by

Deciding that you want to undergo a face lift is just the first step in the process. You might want the procedure, but your body might not be ready for it just yet, or you might not be a suitable

Should Your Teen Get a Nose Job?

Published on March 7, 2014 by

Your teenager constantly complains about the size or shape of her nose. She spends hours in front of the mirror. Maybe other kids at school tease or make fun of her. A teen who’s dissatisfied with his or her nose

Tips for Mothers after Undergoing Plastic Surgery

Published on March 2, 2014 by

Mom’s do it all. They are book readers, knee scrape menders, head bump kissers, school lunch makers, friends, disciplinarians, and so much more. The job often goes without thanks, especially when the kids are too young to voice their appreciation.

Recovering From a Face Lift

Published on February 26, 2014 by

If you want a cosmetic procedure that tightens the skin around the jaw, neckline and lower portion of the face, a face lift might be appropriate. The results from a face lift typically last for years. A study published in

Otoplasty: Four Common Misconceptions to Avoid

Published on February 20, 2014 by

Having prominent ears can wreak havoc on the self-esteem. Children can be particularly cruel, calling their peers names like Dumbo, and that can contribute to insecurity and lowered self-esteem. This is why so many children, teens, and adults seek corrective

Otoplasty: Understanding Possible Complications

Published on February 18, 2014 by

Any surgical procedure, cosmetic or not, brings with it the risk of complications. If you are considering otoplasty, or ear surgery, for yourself or your child, it’s imperative that you understand the potential risks of the surgery before making a