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Summer Skin Care Routine Rescue

Summer time can do a number on your skin. I know that when I went on vacation this Summer I forgot my nice facial sunscreen (Elta MD) and ended up rubbing the kids’ waterproof stuff on my face all day at an amusement park. The result was super rough, bumpy skin that was not at... More »

Why Do People Get Plastic Surgery?

I can’t tell you why each individual is motivated to get plastic surgery.  But I can tell you why we help people on their journey and what we’ve seen. We’ve seen that most people have a plastic surgery procedure because they want to see themselves in a particular way–they want to feel good about themselves.... More »

Eyelid Surgery Utah

3 Things to Know About Eyelid Surgery

What is eyelid surgery? Eyelid surgery, technically called blepharoplasty, is a plastic surgery procedure for removing or adding fat and skin from the eyelids. Although it is commonly called an “eyelid lift,” the eyelid is not actually lifted during surgery and this is, therefore, a fallacy. Blepharoplasty surgery can be performed on either the upper... More »

Plastic Surgery Salt Lake City

The Top Plastic Surgery Procedures of 2013

Hundreds of thousands of plastic surgery procedures are performed each year in the United States. Some are purely cosmetic, while others are performed to correct deformities and previous injuries. Data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons sheds light on the most common procedures. The most popular plastic surgery is breast augmentation. Nearly 300,000 breast... More »

Plastic Surgeon Utah

Don’t Forget Your Sunscreen!

While I hope you have been wearing your sunscreen all winter long, spring is a great time to remind you just how important sunscreen is.  As a plastic surgeon, I have done a lot of skin cancer reconstruction in my practice.  While reconstruction can get you great results, I would much rather get to see... More »

Breast Lift Utah

What is the Purpose of a Breast Lift?

A common question we get from women in the Salt Lake City area is, “what is the purpose of a breast lift? How is it different from breast augmentation?” Determining the right procedure for you will depend on a number of different factors. It is no secret that a woman’s breasts change over time. Factors... More »

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Recovering From Plastic Surgery

The choice to get plastic surgery, of whatever variety, is a big one. It can also be an important one for many people, helping them feel better about themselves and their appearance. An important question for many people deciding on plastic surgery is recovery time and the recovery process in general. Recovery is different for... More »

Breast Enlargement Salt Lake City Utah

The Difference Between a Breast Lift and a Breast Augmentation

When deciding to undergo any kind of cosmetic surgery, the first step is to consult with a plastic surgeon. During this consultation, tell the surgeon what your goals are. A surgeon certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons is better equipped to answer any... More »

Breast Augmentation Salt Lake City

Satisfaction Rates of Breast Augmentation Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is a heavily debated hot topic in our society, and breast augmentation tops the list when it comes to most popular and most talked-about plastic surgeries. Many tout the benefits of breast augmentation, but can all the praise be trusted? After all, breast augmentation, and other breast enhancement surgeries, most often require incisions,... More »

Choosing a Plastic Surgeon

With so many different people advertising cosmetic procedures and so many plastic surgery horror stories out there, it can be difficult to know who is qualified to do your plastic surgery. The American Board of Plastic Surgery has a rigorous process for evaluating candidates for board certification. The highest standards for education and performance are... More »