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

Who Is a Good Candidate for Cosmetic Injectables?

One of the most common treatments among our patients at New York Plastic Surgical Group is cosmetic injectables. This non-surgical method of facial rejuvenation can be highly effective for many individuals who wish to turn back the clock. Signs of facial aging – such as fine line, wrinkles, and volume ... Continue Reading

What to Expect in Tummy Tuck Recovery

Many women interested in tummy tuck surgery are concerned about the downtime following the procedure. Managing a busy schedule and caring for young children can be difficult when trying to safely recover from a procedure like the tummy tuck. This is why our team ensures you understand what to expect ... Continue Reading

How Can I Get a Flat Stomach After Having Children?

Many women wish to regain their pre-baby body as soon as possible after having children. Even when following a healthy lifestyle, however, it can be difficult to erase the lasting effects of pregnancy, such as loose skin and stubborn areas of fat in the midsection. If you’re having difficulty restoring ... Continue Reading