Should I Choose KYBELLA or Liposuction to Treat a Double Chin?

One of the most common concerns men and women experience is excess fatty tissue on the chin and neck area, commonly called a “double chin.” To address this issue, many patients have turned to liposuction. But with KYBELLA™ now available, many wonder which cosmetic option is the best choice for ... Continue Reading

Tips to Make Mommy Makeover Recovery Easier

Post-pregnancy surgery, also called a Mommy Makeover, can help women restore their bodies after childbirth. One of the most important steps of the process begins after the surgery is complete. A full recovery requires following some simple directions, giving yourself time to rest and heal, and maintaining a positive attitude ... Continue Reading

Breast Lift Vs. Augmentation: How Do I Choose?

It should not come as a surprise that two of the most common plastic surgery procedures are breast enhancement operations. Breasts come in all shapes and sizes, and a woman’s body often changes over time, so many individuals seek to improve their appearance by modifying this area. Breast augmentation and ... Continue Reading

Can Exercise Alone Correct Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia is a condition that can affect men of various ages and causes the breasts to take on an enlarged appearance. Since gynecomastia can result in excess fat forming on the chest, many men spend hours in the gym doing chest exercises in an attempt to sculpt the chest. However, ... Continue Reading

What Happens to the Stomach Muscles During and After Pregnancy?

Pregnancy causes many changes to the body, some of which cannot be reversed with diet and exercise alone. Though the skin and muscles of the abdomen stretch to accommodate the pregnancy, they do not always return to their pre-pregnancy state afterward. In some cases, the abdominal muscles may even become ... Continue Reading

Is it Possible to Get a Facelift Without Surgery?

A facelift is designed to smooth loose or sagging facial skin while tightening the underlying musculature for a more toned and youthful appearance. Though a very effective method of facial rejuvenation, not all patients want – or need – facelift surgery to achieve their goals. With a thorough understanding of ... Continue Reading

What Age Is Best for a Facelift?

A facelift is designed to reverse the effects of the natural aging process by lifting loose or lax facial skin, muscles, or fat. Since each person will experience facial aging at a different rate, there is no one age that is best for the procedure. There is also no age ... Continue Reading

Should I Get a Breast Lift with Implants?

Over time, women may notice their breasts begin to sag—a change many would like to reverse. For these individuals, a breast lift, or mastopexy, can often provide a beautiful lift that restores a more youthful breast position. While some women can benefit from a lift alone, many others desire further ... Continue Reading

BOTOX® Injections Vs. Dermal Fillers

At New York Plastic Surgical Group, our patients can choose from a variety of cosmetic injectables. Determining whether a neurotoxin, filler, volumizer, or a combination of these will help the patient will ultimately depend upon their unique physical needs and desired outcome. To inform those interested in the temporary rejuvenation ... Continue Reading

How Long Do Cosmetic Injectables Results Last?

Cosmetic injectables are a viable option for many patients who wish to restore a more youthful facial appearance. Although this non-surgical treatment offers temporary improvement, people often rave about their results and love the subtle rejuvenation they can achieve without having to undergo a more invasive procedure. Just as candidates ... Continue Reading