Top 5 Procedures to Get You Ready for Bikini Season

Spring is in full bloom, and summer isn’t far behind. If you are planning a getaway to explore the beautiful beaches of Maryland and Virginia, you’ll want to look and feel your best while you soak up the sunshine and bask in the ocean breeze. As a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Eric Desman can help… 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 »

Thighplasty Alexandria

Thighplasty is a body contouring procedure that is designed to rejuvenate the appearance of the thighs after a person has achieved a significant weight loss that has left excess, sagging skin in the upper thighs. Many people struggle with the appearance of their thighs, whether they have just lost a large amount of weight, or if… 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 »

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 »