Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

New Addition: Plastic Surgery

Progression is the name of the game. Here at Amerejuve, it is our passion and responsibility to provide the most advanced, safe and requisitioned treatments on the market. With the medspa industry continuing to snowball, new treatments are constantly being added to the list of possibilities. It is with immense excitement that we announce our…
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Am I a Good Candidate for Eyelid Surgery?

As with any cosmetic surgery, good overall health is important for being a good candidate for eyelid surgery, also called blepharoplasty or an eyelid lift. Because the surgery involves the eyes, there are also factors, such as high blood pressure and certain eye conditions, that increase the risk of complications for the surgery and preclude…
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What is Blepharoplasty?

Our eyes have a major impact on our appearance – they play a huge part in your expressions, and even whether other people recognize you. Unfortunately, eyes are not immune to aging. Droopy eyes with baggy skin around them make the whole face look tired and aged, while bright, open eyes look younger, fresher and…
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Is SmartLipo Really Smart?

SmartLipo is one of many names for the same procedure: laser-assisted liposuction. Other names from different companies include CoolLipo, CoolTouch, and SlimLipo, but all use lasers in order to break up and emulsify fat so it can be suctioned out of the body. As with any surgical procedure, patients need to make sure they’re getting…
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Cosmetic Ear Surgery Reshapes, Repairs

Certain high profile plastic surgeries tend to get all the attention, such as breast augmentation, tummy tucks, and liposuction. However, plastic surgeons are also well-versed in a number of lesser-known plastic surgeries, including Otoplasty, or cosmetic ear surgery. Patients may seek out cosmetic ear surgery for a number of reasons. For some, ear surgery is…
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Best of Both Worlds with Houston Fat Transfer

Fat Transfer is a cosmetic surgery procedure that does exactly what its name says – transfers fat from undesired areas to desired areas. Surgeons have a wide range of options in choosing where to take fat from and where to transfer it afterward based on the goals of the patient. “Donor” sites for fat may…
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NCI: Detect Breast Cancer Early

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, experts tout early detection. The Susan G. Komen Foundation encourages individuals to “know your normal” to increase the chances of early detection. This makes it easier to detect changes in the breast such as pain, lumps, change in shape, or discharge. The National Cancer Institute recommends yearly mammograms for women…
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Guide to Bra Shopping after Breast Augmentation

One of the most fun aspects of the breast augmentation journey is bra shopping for your new look. With a few simple guidelines, this experience will be a wonderful confidence boost and a way to enjoy the benefits of the procedure. Talk to Your Surgeon You will likely need to wear a surgical or compression…
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What’s the Best Breast Implant for Me?

When discussing breast augmentation, an experienced plastic surgeon will consider your goals, budget, and lifestyle to recommend the best breast implant option for you. With implants, there are a number of characteristics to choose between. Breast Implant Size One of the first questions you’ll likely consider is the size of the implant. Many patients may…
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The September Insider is Here!

The September Amerejuve Insider has arrived, with lots of great stories this month. PCOS affects an estimated 1 in 10 women - learn more about the condition and how you can help raise awareness this fall at the PCOS Awareness 5k! We also have an interview with an Amerefit Teen Chef who's sure to impress…
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Cosmetic Tourism Can Be Risky Business

An unknown number of Americans travel abroad for cosmetic surgeries each year, seeking lower cost alternatives for their procedures. American surgeons warn that the lower cost may be outweighed by the possibility for complications caused by inexperienced surgeons, lax regulations, and lack of follow-up care. It’s important to remember that any surgery carries certain inherent…
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Major Changes with a Houston Mini Tummy Tuck

For men and women with persistent, exercise-resistant fat or loose skin on the lower abdomen, a Houston mini tummy tuck may be just what the doctor ordered. A mini tummy tuck is also known as a partial abdominoplasty, and it is less complicated and invasive than a full tummy tuck. This procedure is a great…
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