Botox Vs. Dysport: Similar But Not The Same

If you’re considering putting some of your pesky lines to rest but aren’t sure whether Botox vs Dysport is right for you, here are some factors to consider.

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Everything You Need To Know About An Upper Lift Lip

When you think of lip enhancement, you probably picture injectable options to plump and add volume, but have you heard of a procedure sweeping the plastic surgery world called the upper lip lift? Lip lifts are becoming more popular as a way for men and women to achieve fuller and more defined lips. In this article we’ll dive into this procedure that more and more people are asking for by name.

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Do I Need A Breast Lift With My Breast Augmentation?

Sometimes breast augmentation alone does not provide the results a patient is looking for. To help you achieve your long-term aesthetic goals, many plastic surgeons will combine a breast augmentation with a breast lift to achieve a more well-rounded look. Below, we will discuss why many people choose to get both procedures done at the same time.

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The Benefits Of Thigh Lift Surgery

For most people, the inner thighs are extremely difficult to tone, even with diet and exercise. Fortunately, there’s an easy way to get the look you want for your thighs, and relieve a bit of the friction. Here are some of the biggest benefits you’ll experience when you undergo a thigh lift surgery.

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What Is Capsular Contracture? Everything You Need To Know About This Breast Augmentation Side Effect

As with any surgery, there are potential risk factors and side effects associated with breast augmentation. Sometimes, no matter how prepared or skilled your plastic surgeon is, complications arise during or after surgery. Capsular contracture is a breast augmentation side effect that can cause serious complications. Below, we answer the question “what is capsular contracture” and discuss what causes capsular contracture and capsular contracture repair.

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5 Ways To Save For Your Dream Surgery

If you’ve been wondering how to save money for plastic surgery, you’re not alone. Saving up for that dream surgery can seem like a daunting task, but if you stick to these ways to save money then you’ll be able to schedule that plastic surgery procedure in no time at all!  

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Understanding The Psychological Stages Of Plastic Surgery

When you schedule your plastic surgery procedure, chances are you will experience a wave of emotions both leading up to, during, and after your surgery. It’s important to know that these emotions are completely normal and, by preparing to experience them, you can better manage these emotions when they strike. Below, we describe five psychological stages that many patients experience throughout their plastic surgery journey.

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Sclerotherapy: The Spider Vein Treatment Patients are Raving About

Sclerotherapy is a procedure gaining a lot of traction in the aesthetic treatment space—and for good reason! Though this treatment has been around for a while, it is gaining more popularity as a non-surgical treatment for spider veins and varicose veins as techniques have improved in recent decades. In this blog we discuss the answers to all of your questions, including “what is sclerotherapy”, “how does sclerotherapy work”, “how many sclerotherapy sessions will I need”, and more.

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An Inside Look At FTM Top Surgery: How The Procedure Works

FTM Top Surgery is a gender reassignment surgery that removes breast tissue in order to reveal a masculine chest. By removing the breasts, patients can feel more confident - seeing their bodies as they perceive them and wish to be seen, which boosts emotional and psychological functioning. In this article, we will describe what FTM top surgery is, how it works, and the benefits of undergoing this procedure.

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The Benefits Of Breast Augmentation

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentations are one of the most popular aesthetic surgeries in the country, with over 300,000 performed in 2017 alone. Women get breast augmentations for a variety of reasons, and the surgery offers ample benefits too - both physical and emotional. Below, we discuss some of the most important benefits of a boob job.

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Everything You Need To Know About Compression Garments

If you’ve had or are about to have plastic surgery, your doctor may recommend compression garments as part of the healing process. Compression garments are an integral part of the post-surgery recovery process for many surgical procedures; however, they are often overlooked or misused. In this article, we will discuss compression garments, what you need them for, their proper use, how long you should wear them, and more.

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Top 10 Benefits of Liposuction

Liposuction is the most common plastic surgery for both men and women in the United States. However, it is commonly misunderstood. Many people believe liposuction is a way to quickly reduce body weight or treat obesity. Instead, liposuction aims to reshape certain areas of the body that typically do not respond well to diet and/or exercise. Some of these “problem areas” are typically thighs, buttock, arms, abdomen, and breasts.

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What Is Body Contouring & How Does It Work?

As we age, it’s unavoidable that our bodies begin changing. We naturally begin to lose elasticity in our skin and it becomes harder to retain the tight, taut bodies we once had. For patients who don’t want to go under the knife for a surgical procedure like a tummy tuck or liposuction to achieve a flattering, more toned figure, body contouring is a much less invasive solution. Below we’ll discuss the ins and outs of body contouring so you can decide if it’s right for you!

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Top 5 Benefits Of Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal isn’t exactly a new thing, and we’re sure you’ve heard of it at some point, but it’s hard to grasp how many benefits you can reap from laser hair removal until you’ve tried it on yourself. Here are 5 benefits of laser hair removal that will make you love your body-hair-free life!

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Breast Reconstruction Surgery Types: Flap Reconstruction vs. Implant Reconstruction

Women who have decided to undergo mastectomy as a treatment for breast cancer will also be faced with the difficult choice of whether or not to choose breast reconstruction. For women who choose to have breast reconstruction surgery, there are two main types of surgical techniques: flap reconstruction and implant reconstruction. Below we will discuss the two types of breast reconstruction, their pros and cons, and how to choose the best one for you.

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Financing Your Plastic Surgery

 We understand that sometimes it’s difficult for patients to pay for their procedure(s) in one bulk payment. That’s why we’ve put several financing options for plastic surgery into place, so you can have peace of mind and pay off your procedure in a way that’s the most convenient for you! Here’s a look at some of the different options available for financing your plastic surgery at HZ.

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5 Blepharoplasty Surgery Myths Unmasked

A blepharoplasty, which is commonly referred to as an eyelid surgery, or an eyelid lift surgery, is a great fit for anyone who has and/or is self conscious about permanent bags under the eyes, excess eyelid skin, a tired or drooping gaze. Unfortunately, the procedure carries a few myths and misconceptions that often dissuades people from even considering the option. That is why we wanted to take some time to lay out these myths so that we can dispel them once and for all

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Neck Lift 101: Everything You Need To Know About The Procedure

As we age and gravity takes its toll on us, we may start to see the skin around our face and neck start drooping or developing deep wrinkles and lines. Since we can’t change the way we age, many people are electing to combat this sagging skin by turning to plastic surgeons for a procedure called a neck lift. People may get a neck lift for a variety of reasons, but the most predominant purpose is to remove the excess skin from the neck, providing a smoother, slimmer, and more youthful neck area. Here’s everything you need to know about how the procedure works:

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