How to Prepare for Post-Weight Loss Body Contouring Surgery

If you’ve recently lost a dramatic amount of weight, but folds of sagging skin are still overshadowing your accomplishment, you may be an excellent candidate for body lift surgery. At Virginia Center for Plastic Surgery, Dr. Eric Desman works with many patients who find themselves frustrated by excess skin after reaching their weight loss goals… Read More »

May Is for Moms: Get a Mommy Makeover!

May brings spring at its beautiful peak – with plenty of sunshine, flowers blooming, and birds singing. May is also a time when we honor our mothers with Mother’s Day. You might expect your family to treat you to something memorable like serving you breakfast in bed, but have you thought about using Mother’s Day… Read More »

What Does a Mommy Makeover Consist Of?

Being pregnant and caring for a newborn child are life-changing experiences. While you probably fell in love with your baby at first sight, you may not adore the changes pregnancy and breastfeeding have caused to your body. Many women seek a mommy makeover to help restore their self-esteem and make them feel sexier and more… Read More »

When Is the Right Time for Body Contouring After Major Weight Loss?

Shedding a dramatic amount of weight represents a significant life milestone for many formerly overweight people. Whether your accomplishment resulted from having bariatric surgery or you worked off the pounds through diligent diet and exercise, you’ve likely found yourself feeling healthier and more confident. However, your exterior appearance might not match your newly improved outlook… Read More »

3 Body Contouring Procedures to Transform Your Shape Before Summer

With the first day of summer a little more than two months away, you may already be dreaming of long days, lazy afternoons spent poolside, and meals cooked entirely on the grill. You can get ahead and make this summer your best yet by booking a body contouring surgery in the springtime. Here’s the skinny… Read More »

Pairing Surgical Body Contouring Procedures: Which Go Together?

If you have more than one aesthetic concern to address, you may wish to consider combining body contouring procedures. The continual advances in surgical techniques and patient safety have made it more likely for skilled surgeons like Dr. Eric Desman to recommend getting two procedures at the same time.  Benefits of Pairing Cosmetic Surgeries There… Read More »