Rhinoplasty of the past The history of rhinoplasty is long, but not pleasant to read about. Ancient Egyptian doctors could rebuild the nose, to help thieves whose noses had been cut off. In India in the 6th century B.C., skin from foreheads was used to rebuild noses. The method of sewing skin from elsewhere in…

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Deep plane facelifts and deep plane minitucks No two facelifts are alike, and facelift is customized for the individual face, but most of the major ones are deep plane facelifts or deep plane minitucks. Then there are those that involve less surgery, and are intended for somewhat younger patients trying to get rid of early…

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The many different types of nose With the nose right in the center of the face, it can make the difference between being shy and being confident. But its role is to complement the other features instead of drawing attention away from them. What people generally want from a nose job is a nose that…

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If your son or daughter wants a nose job No matter how uncomfortable a teenager is with his or her features, surgery should be avoided until his or her features have fully matured — about age 15 in girls and 17 in boys. The holidays are a good time for teen rhinoplasty. They’ll need to…

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Getting lip augmentation According to realself.com, 92% of those who get lip augmentation say it’s “worth it.” Only an experienced facial plastic surgeon can tell you if lip augmentation is right for you. If you just need your lips a little fuller, you can get this by having them injected with a filler, like body…

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What makes a nose masculine or feminine One request plastic surgeons sometimes get is for a nose job to make the nose look more “masculine” or “feminine.” This may seem strange, but if you’ve ever thought your own nose looks too heavy or too delicate, you’ll understand. Male skin tends to be a little bit…

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How to get a brow lift The brow lift is a popular way to maintain a younger look. Even Cameron Diaz is said to be going for a brow lift and fillers. A brow lift can be combined with BOTOX, fillers and other procedures to make the whole face look younger. One variation, the eyebrow…

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Be ready to spend money Don’t go abroad to have rhinoplasty done cheap. People who’ve gone to Thailand for rhinoplasty and gotten bad results have been unable to successfully sue for damages. Also, revision rhinoplasty is more complicated than regular rhinoplasty, just as expensive, and you’ll have to wait at least a year after the…

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How BOTOX works BOTOX is used to treat the dynamic wrinkle, which is caused by the movements of the cheek and brow muscles over the decades. Laugh lines and frown lines are dynamic wrinkles. BOTOX makes the facial muscles relax. You should see results in one to two days, and it shouldn’t wear off three…

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The SOOF lift blepharoplasty Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, is most often done to make the eyes look younger. One approach with the lower eyelid is the SOOF lift blepharoplasty, in which the surgeon lifts the suborbicularis oculi fat back into place and secures it there. The first thing to do is go over your medical…

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