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Enerpeel Hand Peel—Special December Pricing Available

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 11/26/14 1:00 PM

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enerpeel hand peel hand treatment skin careDo your hands show signs of aging? Do you have wrinkles, age spots or hyper pigmentation on them? Do you take great care of your skin by applying sunscreen and moisturizer, but your hands aren’t responding to treatments? It may be time to try something new to restore your hands to their true beauty.

This holiday season treat yourself to an Enerpeel Hand Peel from the Cleveland Clinic’s Elyria Family Health & Surgery Center. From December 1 through December 31st, we’re offering the peel for only $40 a treatment, which is discounted from the regular price of $60 per session. 

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Body Contouring Procedures After Massive Weight Loss: Are You in Shape?

Posted by Donna Mazzarella on 11/24/14 9:00 AM

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Body contouring procedures after weight lossYou just lost 100 lbs. or more and think you’re ready for body contouring procedures—but are you really ready?  

According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (2004), post-bariatric surgery patients may be nutritionally deficient, and this can have consequences for surgery and recovery. Patients may be referred for nutritional counseling and advised to wait a year or longer following their weight loss before undergoing plastic surgery. It is also important for the patient’s weight to stabilize before body contouring begins. 

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America Spends Largest Amount on Cosmetic Surgery Since Great Recession

Posted by Donna Mazzarella on 11/17/14 9:00 AM

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Money_Cosmetic_Surgery“When you look good, you feel good.”  How many times do we hear this statement? Maybe we are starting to really believe it! 

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery reports Americans spent the largest amount on cosmetic surgery since the Great Recession of 2008. According to the ASPS (2014), more than 11 million cosmetic surgical and nonsurgical procedures were performed by board-certified plastic surgeons, dermatologists and otolaryngologists in the United States, totaling more than 12 billion dollars for the first time since the Great Recession began in 2008. Of that total, more than 7 billion was spent on surgical procedures and more than 5 billion was spent on nonsurgical procedures.

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How Do Breast Implants Affect Childbirth and Motherhood?

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 11/5/14 8:30 AM

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motherhoodCongratulations on your pregnancy! Right now you’re feeling excited, a little scared, and eager  to meet the newest member of your family. You’re painting his or her room, reading up on  all the parenting books, childproofing your home, and asking your friends with children for  guidance. 

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Your Must-Have Guide to Anti-Aging Foods

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 10/29/14 9:00 AM

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anti_aging_foodsYou’ve tried night creams, moisturizing, and staying out of the sun. You drink plenty of water,  exercise on a daily basis, and make sure to get your eight hours of beauty rest per night. 

Unfortunately, you may still be seeing new wrinkles on a weekly basis. 

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How Do I Know If I am a Good Candidate for Botox?

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 10/22/14 8:30 AM

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botox_candidateBotox is life changing. It has the power to improve your physical appearance and treat medical  issues, which will, in turn, boost your mentality. Plus, a typical treatment is inexpensive, there is  minimal risk involved, and the procedure and recovery time are short. After spending just a few  minutes receiving Botox injections, you can make a positive transformation.

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Get Rid of Dark Circles Under Eyes and Define Your Lips With Enerpeel

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 10/15/14 8:30 AM

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dark circles under eyesDo you have dark circles under your eyes? Are they causing you to look older than you really are? Do family, friends, and even coworkers constantly tell you that you look tired? Have you  bought countless over-the-counter skin care products but failed to see the results you want? 

Or are your lips the one thing you don’t love about your appearance? Do you have fine lines  around them that stand out? Perhaps your lips are just not defined enough. You try to put on  lipstick and various products, but nothing seems to work. If you had more definitive lips and less  wrinkles, do you think you’d feel better about yourself?

You’re not alone; there is a solution and—for a limited time—it’s more affordable than ever.  From now until November 30th, we’re offering special pricing on our Enerpeel Eye & Lip Peel treatments.  

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How Can I Make Liposuction Results Last?

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 10/7/14 7:30 AM

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187491342For many people struggling to lose those last few stubborn pounds, liposuction can seem like a dream come true. After all your hard work with diet and exercise, it can be exactly what you need to reach your goal weight, achieve the appearance you’ve always wanted and improve your self-esteem. 

Of course, liposuction surgery is not a magic bullet. Following your surgery, you will need to take certain measures to ensure your results last. After all, the last thing you want is to gain back all of the weight you worked so hard to lose.

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Are My Habits Speeding Up the Aging Process?

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 10/2/14 7:30 AM

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AgingAs difficult as it may be to accept, aging is a fact of life. While you may not be able to avoid or halt this process, there are some measures you can take to improve the look and feel of your skin. 

Unfortunately, we all do things that inadvertently speed up the appearance of aging on our face and body. In fact, parts of your daily routine may be causing your skin to age prematurely. Luckily, by breaking the following habits now, you can prevent further unnecessary damage.

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Easy Skin Care Tricks for Masking Wrinkles

Posted by Cleveland Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery on 9/30/14 7:30 AM

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477566425Ah, wrinkles. The bane of our existence, and the tell-tale sign of age. Each day as you stand before the bathroom mirror, it seems as though yet another fine line has found its way around your mouth or between your brows. Although it can be disheartening to notice these creases forming and deepening over time, you’re certainly not alone. While facial wrinkles may seem unavoidable, there are a few tactics you can take to reduce the look of those pesky lines.

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