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Questions from Gwyneth
I know that she experienced a lot of skin irregularities the first time she underwent liposuction. Also, which dr worked to correct the irregularities? I have wanted... READ MORE
I seek to remove approximately 200 ccs of fat - a roll of fat which lies directly and continues obliquely and over the iliac crest towards the back. I can be skinny everywhere... READ MORE
Is there a reason why the incision cannot be done inside the nose above the nasal sill and continuing forward to transverse the columellar skin? Of course this includes... READ MORE
I accidentally cut my nose, horizontally, 3mms deep at > 45 degree angle to skin surface.How did the cut heal so well?
Needless to say, it bled profusely. First, I washed it w/ liquid soap, rinsed it heavily causing the skin flap to fold backward. Then I pressed the flap gently in place. That... READ MORE
This would include not pulling the nasal sill closer to the face as might happen if sutured to the nasal floor periosteum. READ MORE
Can the removal of a hardened (Grade 3) saline breast over muscle implant be performed under local anesthesia sitting forward?
Details: I've had major surgeries under local- not squeamish. I want a small incision placed in the same place as previous one, the edge of the capsule grasped, slightly pulled... READ MORE
What is the technique used and the cost of deflating Saline Implants (350cc's over the muscle w/unilateral Grade 3 capsule)?
What should I expect with needle deflation & can any dr do this (is it straightforward/simple)? After deflation, I will wait to see how the skin adjusts then determine if I... READ MORE
1. Since the offending foreign body (implant) is removed, shouldn't this halt the body's active response to a foreign body, thereby rendering a smaller & less vascularized... READ MORE
This question refers to central upper incisors (the 2 front upper teeth). The reason I ask is because part of my teeth (lingual side) is nothing but dentin, the labial side as... READ MORE
Needle deflation for above muscle saline implant w/Grade 3 capsule - should the anterior or post. of the capsule be removed?
Unilateral Grade 3 (not rock hard but firm, not quite normal looking, no pain). Plan: deflate implant, allow tissue to adjust several months. Later remove implant & some degree... READ MORE
Re: 20 year w/ OVER MUSCLE SALINE implant - how are adhesions prevented when dealing with a breast capsule?
Implants still in. After 10 years, I developed a unilateral Baker 3-4 capsule. Other side is very soft. When addressing the capsule what plan & surgical approach/es best... READ MORE
Is it bc the skin was undermined from the lip to the incision line? In a majority of lip lift cases, the nares are pulled down from the tension @ the incision creating frontal... READ MORE
If so, which procedures have cosmetic/plastic surgeons you know had? READ MORE
Regarding varied skin retraction time after planned saline implant deflation? Is compression garment a good idea?
From your experiences/observations: 1. What's the shortest & longest amount of time you've seen skin retraction continue after elective saline implant (NOT under the muscle)... READ MORE
What are surgical causes of chronic red nose after 1 rhinoplasty & remedies (venule microsurgery, capillary mesh transplant)?
>10 y. ago had a rhinoplasty to address tip, hanging columella & long nose, using a closed approach (dr pref). I understand anastomosis -small vessels regenerate. However, I... READ MORE
Bull horn lip lift - re:preventing nasal sill pull downward w/o nasal floor sutures and maintaining the nasolabial angle?
Is there a method by which to prevent the nasal sills, increased frontal nasal show, & the columella from being pulled down after a bull horn lip lift? I see this continues to... READ MORE
I want to submit to a large body of practitioners for several reasons, one, lips are central to esthetic appeal. Two, current methods need to be re-evaluated, they simply are... READ MORE
20 year over-muscle saline implant unilateral Baker3. Is it better to treat the capsule at time of implant deflation?
One implant is soft the other developed a Baker 3 capsule late (>2 post-op). I plan to proceed in steps allowing time for breast tissue to adjust before final re-implantation.... READ MORE
Discussions started by Gwyneth
Excuse the redundancy in the title of this question. But I'm interested in knowing if your facelift surgeon had a facelift too?I would be interested in seeing what the... READ MORE