What is the Best Age for a Mommy Makeover?

Whether you are struggling with excess belly fat that won’t seem to go away after pregnancy or sagging breasts from breastfeeding, many mothers are looking to the promising results of a mommy makeover. But, many of these mothers are wondering if they’re at a good stage in life for this type of procedure. So, is there a best age for a mommy makeover? And, if so, what is that age range? What is a Mommy…

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The Importance of Plastic Surgery Consultations

Plastic surgery options provide a number of benefits and help with a number of debilitating or embarrassing aesthetic features. And, with improving technologies, many of these procedures now offer more affordable prices, reduction of healing time, and even reduced the risk of complication. But, before an appointment for a plastic surgery procedure can be made, an important but necessary plastic surgery consultation must be performed. What is a Plastic Surgery Consultation? Basically, a plastic surgery…

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Is Eyelid Surgery Right for Me?

Serums, makeup, ice packs…you may have tried it all. But, no matter what you attempt, your baggy, puffy eyelids still make you look tired. For some, the drooping or swelling of either the top or bottom eyelid may come with age. For others, it’s genetic. And, for many struggling with this occurrence, it’s not just about appearances, it’s about comfort. Sagging eyelids can distort vision and even make people feel more tired than they really…

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Breast Reduction vs. Breast Lift: Determining What’s Right for You

It’s not uncommon that a woman will wish to transform the look of her breasts with cosmetic surgery. But, not all women wish to make their breasts larger in size. So, they choose to consider cosmetic procedures to either reshape or resize their breasts. And, while cosmetic procedures are undoubtedly successful in providing the desired results, women are often unaware that there are different kinds of cosmetic procedures which are used to reshape or resize…

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Do Facial Injections Hurt?

It’s typical that people expect pain when it comes to cosmetic procedures. After all, the common saying goes, “pain is beauty.” However, with the introduction and increased popularity of dermal fillers, more and more people are finding they can get wanted results without the need for surgery. Obviously, this eliminates the need for incisions and lengthy recoveries. But, do dermal fillers free patients from the unwanted pain that comes with surgery? Or, do they hurt?…

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The Importance of Choosing a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

Almost everyone has heard of the circulating plastic surgery horror stories. Sadly, these stories tarnish the reputation of the plastic surgery industry and hurt those who have worked so hard to be able to help people through plastic surgery. However, being sure that a plastic surgeon is board certified can help to determine whether or not your doctor is the right fit for your procedure. And, can help to ease your nerves as you are…

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Gynecomastia or Not? Do I Have Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia, or an enlargement of the male breasts due to excess fat cells, can be embarrassing and debilitating. While it’s a common condition, men affected by this condition may avoid any activity which may require they remove their shirt. Or, simply feel insecure and helpless about their condition. But, there are things that men living with gynecomastia can do to address this issue. And, there are means to identifying this condition so that a person…

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Cosmetic Procedures that Won’t Interfere with Your Summer Plans

For many, the summer months are a time to enjoy with friends and family. For whatever adventures planned during this favored season, everyone wishes to feel and look their best. And, while many may wish to feel as confident as possible for summer plans, most people don’t want to deal with painful, lengthy recoveries during this time of year. Fortunately, there are a few cosmetic procedures that don’t have to interfere with your exciting summer…

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CoolSculpting® vs. SmartLipo™

If you have stubborn fat deposits in your midsection that don’t seem to go away with dieting and exercise CoolSculpting® from board-certified physician Dr. Steven Carp could be the solution for you. Patients from Akron, Canton, Cleveland, Beachwood or Green, OH, are encouraged to contact Carp Cosmetic Surgery Center to find out more.   What is CoolSculpting®? CoolSculpting® is a cosmetic procedure that safely eliminates stubborn fat by freezing it away from targeted problem areas…

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What is the Tummy Tuck Recovery Like?

The results one can get from a tummy tuck procedure are unlike any other. After weight loss or having a baby, it’s easy to see why so many people take advantage of this common procedure. However, the recovery is the price that every tuck patient must pay for a smooth, tight belly. Fortunately, there are a few things tummy tuck patients can do to make sure that recovery goes well. And, to ensure that recovery…

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