Category Archives: Botox



Why the Square Face?

Why the square face?

Published: September 18, 2015

Have a square face? Not having a tapered or more oval shaped face can take away from one’s attractiveness. In years past, it often took major surgical procedures in order to improve this issue. Luckily, we now have many good non-surgical options that allow us to make very nice changes in the shape of a patient’s face. As a surgeon and...

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Beyond the Needle And The Knife

Published: August 24, 2014

As a plastic surgeon who has spent more than a decade learning to care for surgical patients, sometimes I marvel about how devoted I am to the aesthetic concerns of patients beyond what I can achieve with a knife, or a needle for that matter. Patients who come to our office because of issues caused by sun damage, aging, or a combination of both,...

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Look Happy, Feel Happy: Botox Boosts Mood

Published: August 22, 2014

We've all heard the advice, "Fake it til you make it" -- the belief, confirmed by science, that by simply forcing ourselves to smile, we feel happier. At the same time, researchers are finding that suppressing the ability to frown can significantly boost mood. The most-recent study, reported in the Journal of Psychiatric...

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