Having Realistic Expectations for Cosmetic Surgery

When you are contemplating cosmetic surgery, only one factor is more important that choosing a cosmetic surgeon: having realistic expectations about the results. While plastic surgery often improves self-esteem, patients that have an un-met or unrealistic expectation can further damage their self-esteem. Working with a plastic surgeon, like Dr. Desman, who carefully examines your goals and… Read More »

Facelifts vs. Injectable Fillers

The process of aging leaves our skin susceptible to wrinkles and sagging. Sun exposure and years of muscle movement from smiling, squinting, and even chewing can contribute to the breakdown of collagen in the skin. Thankfully, today’s innovations in skin care and cosmetic surgery can help patients of all ages retain their youthful appearance. But for many… Read More »

Plastic Surgery in a Poor Economy

The tough American economy has ironically increased many people’s interest in plastic surgery, as a younger appearance tends to help individuals be more competitive in the job market. Arlington plastic surgeons have also reported an increase in less-invasive procedures that cost less and have a faster turn-around time. The most popular procedures requested by patients aged… Read More »