Breast Lift Northern Virginia

There are a number of factors that contribute to the way and rate at which we see those common signs of aging start to appear. Gravity, lifestyle, fluctuations in weight, pregnancy and nursing, etc. For women, one area that is often one of the first areas sagging is noticed is in the breasts, particularly for… Read More »

Mastopexy Northern Virginia

Mastopexy, also known as a breast lift, is a procedure that has helped many women achieve more youthful and perky looking breasts. The breasts age as women get older just like the rest of the body, but many factors may exaggerate and accelerate this process such as pregnancy and breastfeeding, fluctuations in weight, and genetics…. 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 »

Breast Augmentation vs. Breast Lift

Dissatisfaction with the appearance of your breasts can be emotionally and physically difficult. However, choosing the right breast surgery for your specific needs can seem a bit overwhelming. Board-certified Alexandria plastic surgeon, Dr. Eric Desman, has over a decade of experience helping women make decisions that improve appearance, self-esteem, clothing options, and overall comfort. Working with you… Read More »

Breast Augmentation Combined With Breast Lift

Pregnancy, weight loss, and the effects of age can all lead to sagging breasts, which take a toll on many women’s self-confidence. A breast lift can effectively solve this problem. However, some women with smaller breasts may also want to enjoy the benefits of a breast augmentation. In the past, combining these two procedures in a single surgery… Read More »

Plastic Surgery on the Rise

According to a report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), plastic surgery procedures in the United States increased 5% from 2009 to 2010. The number of cosmetic surgery procedures performed in the United States last year totaled about 13.1 million. The ASPS report revealed that reconstructive plastic surgery procedures rose 2%, while minimally-invasive… Read More »