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What to Do about a Small or Recessed Chin

A strong, defined chin is an attractive facial feature. It balances out the nose and creates a beautiful profile. Ideally, the chin should align vertically through the philtrum, which is the junction between the nose and upper lip. Unfortunately due to genetics, not everyone is born with a strong and well-defined chin. If you have […]

What to Do If Your Teenager Wants to Have Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

During the teenage years, it is quite common for teens to feel self-conscious of their bodies, especially because so many physical and emotional changes happen simultaneously. But what if your teenager feels ashamed or embarrassed by an area of their body and expresses the desire for plastic surgery? As a parent, you want what’s best […]

What Causes Marionette Lines and How to Get Rid of Them

Marionette lines, which are grooves or furrows that run from the corners of the mouth to the jawline, can give someone a naturally angry or sad appearance, even when their face is at rest. Without the proper treatment, marionette lines continue to deepen and worsen over time. Fortunately, Dr. Samuel Pearl and Dr. Alexander Ereso […]

Selecting Breast Implants that Look Natural

Not every breast augmentation patient desires oversized, obviously augmented breasts. Dr. Samuel Pearl and Dr. Alexander Ereso meet many women that desire a modest boost in breast size and natural-looking results, and they can certainly help these candidates meet their goals. In this post, the plastic surgeons walk prospective breast augmentation candidates through the process […]

Is Tummy Tuck a Weight Loss Option?

The average person exploring their weight reduction options may have trouble discerning between body contouring and weight loss surgery. Admittedly, the medical terminology can be difficult for the layperson to parse, leading to misconceptions that body contouring procedures like tummy tuck (also known as abdominoplasty) result in weight loss. Dr. Samuel Pearl and Dr. Alexander […]