Platelet Rich Plasma: The Science Behind The Madness

Platelet Rich Plasma, or PRP, is a groundbreaking new treatment option for many conditions. PRP is human blood that is spun down and separated in order to create a sample of blood that has a high concentration of platelets and white blood cells. This spun-down blood therefore has a higher concentration of growth and healing factors and holds more potential for tissue growth and rejuvenation. So, what's the science behind the insanely popular new trend?

What Are The Benefits Of Arm Lift Surgery?

After large amounts of weight loss, patients often find themselves struggling with loose or excess skin underneath their arms. Typically, patients experience this after bariatric surgery or extreme weight loss. These patients may want to consider an arm lift, or brachioplasty, to remove this excess skin and achieve a toned, youthful arm. So, let's get into the many benefits of undergoing an arm lift procedure:

Top 10 Surprising Skincare Benefits of Facials

Many people don’t know of all the wonderful skincare benefits a professional facial can offer. Some will wait until they encounter an unwanted skin concern like acne breakouts, a bad sunburn or dark spots before seeing a skincare professional for a facial. You may be asking yourself “should I get a facial” or think simply because your face hasn’t experienced chronic skin issues, that you don’t need regular facials.The fact is, the skincare benefits of a regular facial regimen are truly astounding. Here are some reasons regular facials are more than just a way to pamper yourself.

Dr. Z's Week of Transformations: Highlighting Stunning Before & Afters

If you're considering plastic surgery, we're almost certain you're pouring over endless before and after photos from numerous plastic surgeons. After all, you want to choose a plastic surgeon that shares a similar vision with you when committing to a body-altering procedure! In order to aid you in your journey, our team wanted to showcase the most dramatic transformations from Dr. Z's extensive experience.

Tummy Tuck VS Liposuction: Which Is Right For You?

What is the best procedure to help you get a youthful, flat stomach: tummy tuck vs liposuction? Tummy tucks and liposuction can both be extremely effective procedures for helping you improve your midsection. When deciding which one is right for you, it is helpful to examine the differences between the two surgeries and how they affect different issues.

Behind The Scenes Of A Plastic Surgery Operating Room

Many patients schedule a consultation with their plastic surgeon, pour over endless before and afters, and learn about their options. But, how many patients see what happens behind the scenes in the operating room? We wanted to take our patients behind the scenes of our chief plastic surgeon's daily routine and shine a light on the surgical side of popular procedures

Top 4 Breast Reduction Myths That Hold Women Back

Unfortunately, some women that experience intense pain may not elect not to receive breast reduction surgery. But why? Misinformation from the following breast reduction myths are holding women back! We’ve compiled a list that explores and debunks the most common breast reduction myths so women can truly make informed decision concerning breast reduction surgery.

5 Signs You're In Serious Need Of A Facial

You may be asking yourself, “Do I need a facial?” or “What are the benefits of a facial?” A facial can help rejuvenate your skin by simultaneously cleaning pores and moisturizing the skin. This helps correct many skin issues by softening the skin and boosting the growth of new skin cells. So, here are the top 5 benefits of facials:

What You Really Need To Know About Brazilian Butt Lifts

Part of why the Brazilian butt lift is so popular is because it is an easy procedure that only requires small incisions and reveals very effective results. The objective behind the butt lift is to add volume, contour, and perkiness to a patient’s buttocks. This is accomplished either through fat transfer or implants. Oftentimes a surgeon will liposuction unwanted fat from other areas of the body, purify the fat, and then insert it into the buttock.

Body Lift Surgery: Everything You Need To Know

A Body Lift procedure, or belt lipectomy, is a highly effective way to improve the shape and tone of the body by removing excess or sagging skin, cellulite, and fatty deposits. Body Lifts are surgical procedures, but they are highly customizable according to a patient’s specific needs. We're covering everything you need to know about this extensive plastic surgery option:

Choosing HZ Plastic Surgery: What Makes Us Truly Unique

Patients seeking plastic surgery should do their homework before selecting their plastic surgeon as this is a major life decision. We know you want a highly skilled plastic surgeon who puts just as much thought into your consultation, surgery, and recovery process as you already have. At HZ Plastic Surgery in Orlando, your thoughts, concerns, and goals are always handled with care. So, we wanted to highlight a few of the reasons we feel our plastic surgery center is perfect for YOU.

Which Incision Is Best For Breast Augmentation?

There are three types of breast augmentation incisions used depending on the type of breast implant, aesthetic preferences, and your plastic surgeon’s recommendation. There are inframammary incisions, periareolar incisions, and transaxillary incisions. So, let’s talk about the various breast augmentation incisions available and what they mean for scarring!

How Long Do Tumescent Liposuction Results Last?

The change in body shape granted by liposuction is permanent, in the sense that the targeted area should not be a problem any longer. By the time a person reaches adulthood, the number of fat cells in their body remains stable. As they gain weight, the cells themselves become larger. This means that when Liposuction removes fatty areas, that fat will not grow back. However, liposuction does not prevent new fatty deposits from forming.

Unbeatable Deals: Botox, Juvederm, & Kybella With Free Consultation

We’re thrilled to offer three limited time offers of our most popular non-invasive options in Orlando: Only $9.45/unit of Botox, $100 off Juvederm, and $200 off Kybella along with a free consultation with our chief plastic surgeon. 

10 Tips To Help You Decide If You're Ready For Plastic Surgery

It’s no secret that plastic surgery is a big decision that shouldn’t be decided on a whim. If you are considering plastic surgery you may be asking yourself, “Am I ready for plastic surgery?” Below are 10 tips to help you decide the answer to this question:

Virtual Me 3D: What If You Could See Your Results Before Plastic Surgery?

What if you could see your results before undergoing plastic surgery? Well, now you can with Virtual 3D Me. This state-of-the-art software allows HZ Plastic Surgery's patients to view how their body will look after a plastic surgery – while sitting in the comfort of our office!

How Much Does A Boob Job Cost?

One of the most important parts of deciding to get a boob job is figuring out whether you can afford it, which raises a very common question people have about breast augmentations, "How much does a boob job cost?" 

Chemical Peel: Is It Too Harsh For Your Skin Or Just Right?

Many people want to reduce the scars, sun damage, wrinkles, and aging skin on their face, but worry that a chemical peel may be too harsh on their skin. HZ Plastic Surgery offers a wide variety of chemical peels ranging from mild to advanced in order to meet your skin’s individual needs. But, is a chemical peel in Orlando actually too harsh on your skin? We're uncovering the truth

Labiaplasty Surgery: The Procedure Sweeping The Nation

Labiaplasty is a procedure which reshapes the labia majora and minora which are the soft tissue “wings: on either side of the vaginal opening. The labia major and minor can become elongated for a variety of reasons whether it’s simply genetics, ago, or after childbirth. Many patients with elongated vaginal “wings” can feel embarrassed or discomforted during sex and/or exercise. A Labiaplasty is a great option for women after childbirth, weight loss, aging, or injury who want to contour their vagina in order to achieve the look from before.

Everything You Need To Know About Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Women who have undergone surgery to treat breast cancer often elect to get breast reconstruction surgery. It is the best way for you restore your breasts back to the way they were before you beat cancer, typically following a mastectomy or double mastectomy. This procedure is highly individualized, and depending on your situation it may require multiple procedures. This procedure shouldn’t be taken lightly and requires significant amount of research, connecting with a highly skilled surgeon, and a complete understanding of what you’re signing up for.