Yearly Archives: 2019

What to Expect From Eyelid Surgery: Before, During, & After

Researching a procedure before surgery can feel like a daunting process. There’s a lot of information out there to take in all at once. Patients interested in blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) at our Baton Rouge practice are often new to the world of plastic surgery. They sometimes feel a bit overwhelmed and don’t know which questions …

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3 Beauty Treatments Perfect for Winter Weather

Cold winter weather can be harsh on the skin. Frigid wind, space heaters, and crackling fireplaces can create different types of damage. Thanks to new technology, nonsurgical treatments can help nourish your face and body and restore a natural glow. From lasers to facials to microneedling, our Baton Rouge practice has the innovative tools to rejuvenate your …

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A woman received multiple nonsurgical neck treatments to eliminate her "turkey neck."

4 Tips to Trim Away Your “Turkey Neck”

Everyone enjoys eating turkey at Thanksgiving—but nobody wants to be compared to one. “Turkey neck” is the casual term given to the wrinkled, sagging skin that can form beneath the chin and along the neck. This issue is commonly caused by aging and environmental damage. As we grow older, fat deposits can collect under facial …

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A woman smiles at the camera following a full recovery from her facelift surgery.

How Do I Know If I’m Ready for a Facelift?

  There are plenty of treatments for rejuvenating the face, such as BOTOX® and dermal fillers. But sometimes these options can’t quite create the dramatic change that a patient is really looking for. For those wishing for a younger, refreshed version of themselves, facelift surgery at our Baton Rouge practice can be a wonderful experience. …

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Two Millennial women take selfies and consider their BOTOX options.

The “Bo-Curious” Millennial: BOTOX® for the Next Generation

Wrinkle prevention and subtle BOTOX treatments are a growing trend at our Baton Rouge practice. Although it might sound surprising, millennials are the latest wave to enjoy the benefits of injectables.  As the culture around "having work done" changes and aesthetic treatments become more common, many younger patients are testing out new options. For our …

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A woman looks in the mirror and touches her face as she is beginning to see the positive results of RF Microneedling.

Microneedling – A Fad or the Future?

As nonsurgical procedures become more popular, an increasing number of our med spa patients in Baton Rouge asks us about microneedling. With an 89% “Worth It” rating on RealSelf.com, microneedling is an affordable skincare treatment that many women and men find appealing. It is well-suited to all skin types, and it can create noticeable, flattering …

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A woman who has recovered from eyelid surgery lies on her back with her face to the sky while holding a leaf over her mouth.

What Is the Fastest Way to Recover from Eyelid Surgery?

People considering eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) at our plastic surgery practice in Baton Rouge, often wonder what they can do to make their recovery experience especially smooth and speedy. There are a few things I often recommend, from choosing the right date for your procedure to opting for local anesthesia instead of general. In the post, …

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Kids Back in School? Treat Yourself to EMSCULPT®

Nonsurgical procedures are more popular than ever, and EMSCULPT is a body contouring favorite at our Baton Rouge practice. This quick, noninvasive treatment can help tone your core or glutes in only a few short minutes. Soon, EMSCULPT also will be available to strengthen your arms and legs. Drew Barrymore recently became an ambassador for …

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A woman measures her waist after undergoing and recovering from a tummy tuck procedure.

Before & After a Tummy Tuck: What to Expect

When people consult with me about a tummy tuck at my plastic surgery practice in Baton Rouge, I find that knowing what to expect can be a huge source of empowerment for them. I want the women and men who entrust me with this exciting transformation to feel secure, educated, and supported every step of …

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BOTOX & fillers