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Abdominal Shaping: when is a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) indicated?

Below is a brief description of abdominoplasty by Dr. James Rosing. Extra fat in the stomach can be removed simply through liposuction, but when stretched muscles and loose skin are also present, it is best to consider abdominoplasty (tummy-tuck). An incision is made on the lower abdomen, just above the pubic…

Lipo-Shaping: Fat volume reduction for those who are in shape!

Most people considering a procedure for fat reduction are already in great shape.  These patients exercise regularly, and typically have a normal body mass index (BMI).  Despite excellent health and a disciplined lifestyle, there are one or two stubborn areas of fat excess.  Liposhaping is an effective solution for these types of patients.…

What Are the Different Types of Skin Cancer? | Jennifer Moller, PA-C

There are three types of skin cancers; basal cell, squamous cell, and melanoma. Basal Cell is the most common form of skin cancer, most often caused by sun exposure.  Squamous Cell is the second most common, and is from sun exposure as well.  Melanoma can metastasize and can be life threating. …

Blepharoplasty Upper Eyelid Procedure | Dr. James Rosing

Dr. James Rosing, board certified plastic surgeon, performs upper eyelid skin excess removal (blepharoplasty) in the office, under local anesthesia.  The procedure takes 45 minutes and has one to two weeks of recovery time.  “Upper blepharoplasty is one of the most underutilized plastic surgery procedures by both women as well as…

Prineo, Surgical Wound Dressing | Dr. James Rosing

Prineo is a surgical wound dressing created to optimize wound healing and ideal scar maturation. The wound is initially approximated with absorbable dermal sutures afterwhich Prineo mesh/tape is applied followed by dermabond. The dressing stays in place for up to three weeks and requires minimal care. The dressing keeps the wound…

What to expect with Cellfina treatment for cellulite reduction

You may already know that Cellfina is the state of the art treatment for cellulite reduction.  And that results tend to improve over time.  But what can you expect during and after a Cellfina treatment? Prior to the treatment, you will come in for a consultation with Dr. McNeill to make…

The Skinny on CoolSculpting, Lipo-Sculpting, and Cellfina | Body Reshaping Procedures

There has been a new trend that has hit the aesthetic market. Body reshaping is minimally invasive, if not at all, and has created quite a stir in our office!  Between the marketing materials of smooth tushes and flat tummies sprinkled in our rooms, patients want to know “does it really…

What is Microblading? | Allee Ashlock, Medical Esthetician

Microblading is a form of semi permanent make up which is done by using pigment, and a small hand held tool comprised of anywhere from 7 to 16 micro needles on the tip (hence the name microblade).   What makes it different than tattooing your eyebrows? Microblading is the artistic process…

Does diet contribute to acne? | Anne Marie McNeill M.D. Ph.D

One of the most common questions my acne patients ask is what role the food they eat has on their acne.  It is hard to answer for any individual; acne has a variety of triggers, including genetic, hormonal, and mechanical factors.  These seem to be the most common triggers for most…

Lipo-Shaping Fat Reduction | Dr. James Rosing

Lipo-Shaping is an in-office fat reduction procedure performed under local anesthesia.  Lipo-Shaping is akin to traditional liposuction as both reduce fat volume from a given area of the body, though with Lipo-shaping, the focus is to improve definition in targeted areas with low volume fat reduction.  The more common areas are the…

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