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Archive for the ‘Volume Augmentation’ Category

What is Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy?

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For years platelet rich plasma (PRP) has been used to assist in the recovery of injuries. Now it is being used to improve skin texture and remove unwanted lines and wrinkles. It is commonly used to rejuvenate the skin under the eye but can be applied anywhere where there is aged and wrinkled skin. This… Read More


Hair and Makeup After a Facelift

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It’s not uncommon for a many of our Seattle plastic surgery patients to ask about sunscreen and makeup application after facelift procedures.  The recovery period after a facelift can depend on what specifically was done but here are a several recommendations we give our patients in regards to hair and makeup application following facelift. Sunscreen… Read More


Instant Cheeks for a Youthful You

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Full cheeks with high cheekbones are a sign of youth and beauty.  As we age our cheeks lose volume, and the skin and muscle without the underlying structure to support them, form folds and jowls producing the tired, sunken look of aging.  Replacing the volume in the facial cheeks can help reduce the hollowed etching… Read More


Less Pain, More Gain

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Here at the Bel-Red Center for Aesthetic Surgery we do not agree with the axiom “no pain, no gain” — quite the opposite. In addition to local and topical anesthetics, cooling and the smallest-diameter needles (32 gauge), we have added another technique in our unending quest to provide the utmost in comfort for our patients: vibration, which… Read More


FDA Gives Unanimous Approval to a New Cheek Filler

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In case you haven’t heard,  the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Juvéderm Voluma XC (made by Allergan) to correct age-related volume deficits of the cheeks in adults aged 21 years and older.  Unfortunately, age can often cause a sagging effect underneath the eyes and above the cheek bones giving the face a more… Read More


Tis the Season…for Facelifts!

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Seriously, winter is a fantastic time for cosmetic surgery! Many people in the Seattle area and elsewhere opt for a facelifts and other cosmetic surgical procedures during this time of year. If you’ve planned ahead, good thinking! For those wondering why winter might be a good time for cosmetic surgery, let me tell you why…… Read More


Facial Surgery for the True You

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Your face is the first thing most people see. It’s a key factor in how people identify you and how your identity is shaped. But what if the outside doesn’t seem like it matches how you truly feel on the inside? You’re not alone. Many of our patients in the Bellevue area come to us… Read More


Botox and Dermal Fillers – What are the Differences?

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Cosmetic injectables are widely used to enhance youthful beauty and eliminate those telltale signs of aging. Products, such as Botox and dermal fillers are commonly used to restore the glow of good health and youth to skin. Before deciding on one or the other, learn about the differences between dermal fillers and Botox. How Do… Read More