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 »

Thigh Lift Northern Virginia

Thigh Lift surgery has helped many people achieve the thigh body contour they desire. We all have that one area of the body that we struggle with more than the rest, for some people this area is the thighs. As the summer months approach that struggle can mean we get self-conscious about what to wear in the… Read More »

Steps for a Successful Recovery after a Tummy Tuck

A tummy tuck is an effective way to improve the appearance of the abdomen, but as with any surgery, good results mean taking care of yourself during recovery. Knowing a few things in advance can help ensure that your procedure goes smoothly and delivers the beautiful results you deserve. Every tummy tuck case is different, and your… Read More »

What Can I Expect Recovery to Be like after Liposuction?

Nearly all of us struggle with our weight at some point. It’s just a product of modern life. But for patients who experience stubborn fat deposits that are resistant to diet and exercise, losing weight can be more an exercise in frustration. Liposuction is a popular treatment for resistant fat, and recovery is easier than… Read More »

Washington, D.C. Cosmetic Surgery

At the Virginia Center for Plastic Surgery, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Desman offers men and women in and around Fairfax a comprehensive selection of advanced cosmetic treatments. Viewing each patient as a unique and deserving individual, Dr. Desman strives to provide the highest quality care and most desirable results available today. He welcomes an… Read More »

Mommy Makeover at the Virginia Center for Plastic Surgery

A mommy makeover is a combination of plastic surgery procedures specifically designed to address the changes pregnancy can have on your body and breasts. Weight fluctuations caused by pregnancy can result in loose and sagging skin, a loss of breast volume, and stubborn pockets of fat in various areas of the body. With a mommy makeover, board-certified… Read More »

Body Lift after Weight Loss Surgery

A body lift is a body contouring procedure that can dramatically improve the shape and size of your entire frame. Following weight loss surgery, it is not uncommon for small pockets of stubborn fat along with loose and sagging skin to detract from the profile of your body. When this is the case, Arlington plastic surgeon Dr…. Read More »

What Body Areas Can Be Treated with Liposuction?

At the Virginia Center for Plastic Surgery, board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Eric Desman, can use liposuction to treat nearly any area of the body. Liposuction is a procedure in which stubborn deposits of fat can be removed from areas including: Outer and inner thighs Hips Waist Abdomen Back Flanks Arms Breasts (male and female) Neck In fact,… Read More »