With cosmetic treatments and surgery becoming more mainstream today than it ever has been, one thing is certain: Women and men alike are realizing the life-changing, confidence-boosting effects of fighting the signs of aging and attaining the bodies and faces they yearn for.
There are several possible reasons for this surge, including medical and technological advancements as well as the ever-increasing popularity of social media, which can literally walk folks through a procedure and offer insight into before and after results.
Here’s a look at which cosmetic treatments and procedures are on trend right now.
Breast augmentations performed continues to grow each year and shows no sign of slowing...
One of the biggest trends in aesthetics is using dermal fillers on patients who wish to soften lines and wrinkles. For men and women alike, dermal fillers are among the most popular anti-aging treatments. Why? Because they are affordable with little to no down time.
In fact over 2.6 million dermal filler procedures were performed last year. If you’re new to dermal fillers, here’s more about what you should know.
What exactly are dermal fillers?
As we age, our skin loses elasticity and our faces lose subcutaneous fat, making lines and wrinkles more obvious. In addition to aging, genetics, sun damage and other lifestyle factors can affect the look of...
With the antiaging market more robust than ever — anticipated to rake in over $216 billion by the year 2021 world wide — it’s safe to say men and women today aren’t choosing to simply sit back and age gracefully. They are embracing today’s options for aging more youthfully. And facial fillers (or dermal fillers) are a highly popular treatment that is helping folks reclaim a younger-looking and smoother, more supple face.
As collagen — the protein in our bodies that helps keep our skin looking smooth and young — declines with age, and moisture levels drop in our skin, our faces start to look wrinkled, crepey and...
As we age, our bodies and our faces begin to change. What was once toned, tight and taut can become saggy, slouchy and soft.
The good news is that you can take measures to regain your youth through cosmetic treatments and cosmetic surgery. Read more about three options.
Tighter, smoother skin
As we age, our faces lose the holy grail of youth — collagen. This protein is the substance that keeps our skin supple and glowing. And after the age of 30, we lose up to a teaspoon of it per year. Don’t fear, though, because we can replace the youthfulness, fill in facial lines and lift sagging skin quickly...
As we age, noticeable changes start taking place in our faces. As each year passes by, our skin starts to look older and feel thinner, and we may exude a tired appearance even when not tired at all.
Women and men in their forties, fifties and beyond commonly visit Dr. Andrew’s office for a variety of concerns, particularly for wanting to look as young as they feel. Read on for solutions to two common aging issues.
As a result of aging, many folks start to experience a tired look in the eye area. The eyes may even look smaller than they once were, particularly when smiling.
Drooping eyelids are...
Truth be told, many women (and men, for that matter), suffer with low self-esteem due to the appearance of their bodies. Not all folks are born with the bodies they’d like and, while it’s true that what’s on the inside matters most and that each physical body is unique, some wish to feel their best by being more comfortable in their own skin.
Breast are often among the top body concerns of women. Some women were born with small breasts, others with very large and heavy breasts. Some women may have breasts that are asymmetrical and others may experience unwelcomed changes in their breasts after child birth and...
If you’ve ever considered getting breast implants, you are certainly not alone.
Today, breast augmentation procedures in Michigan and around the country have grown exponentially since 2000 (115 percent!) and there were nearly 300,000 breast augmentations performed in the U.S. in 2015 alone.
Suffice to say, breast augmentations are no longer considered out of reach or a luxury few can have as, perhaps, they once were. Women of all walks of life are seeing the value and the personal satisfaction of getting breast implants. And may have discovered that this procedure substantially increases satisfaction in their own body image.
No two sets of breasts are alike. And for many...
Dr. Andrew is pleased to offer Juvederm Voluma facial filler that is designed to add volume to the cheek area, which, over time, can begin to flatten and sag. Read on to learn more.
What is Juvederm Voluma
Juvederm Voluma is FDA-approved to restore age-related volume loss in the cheeks in adults over the age of 21. This dermal filler is comprised of hyaluronic acid, a component that naturally present in the body.
Adding volume to the mid-face can restore a refreshed, more youthful appearance, as well as help to lift the skin and soften the nasolabial folds. Each person is unique, and the amount of Juvederm Voluma can be...
When most people think of breast reduction, they associate the procedure with women. However, there are many men who struggle with enlarged chests, despite their efforts to diet and exercise. This is a conditin known as gynecomastia, which is a relatively common condition in men that cause them to feel insecure and seek out cosmetic surgery options. A male breast reduction is an effective treatment of this condition, and it is one of the highest performing cosmetic procedures for men.
What is gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia is a body condition where males experience excess breast tissue and fat on the chest. In some cases, this tissue can become painful. However, most...