Category Archives: Plastic Surgery Information

Plastic Surgery Information

  • 03Jan

    Happy New Year!!  2011 is going to be a fabulous new year for everyone.  Many people have delayed in getting plastic surgery over the past 2 years due to a rocky economy.  Now, with the economy more stable, and everyone tired of waiting, plastic surgery is expected to boom this year.  Dr. Joseph W. Aguiar … Continue reading 10 Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Predictions for 2011

  • 16Dec

    Dr. Aguiar, my staff and I work everyday to provide a great experience for our clients.  We pride ourselves for creating a relaxing but educatinal experience for both the plastic surgery clients and the medical spa clients.  I love getting emails and letters from appreciative clients.  Here are a few examples of what our clients say. … Continue reading Happy Clients

  • 14Dec

    As cosmetic procedures become more common place, consumers start to get complacent with the need for expertise.  Botox is advertised everywhere you look.  Bus benches, bandit signs, billboards, Craigslist, etc.  Just because you can go to an Urgent Care Center, the mall, hair salon, or your friend’s house and get a cosmetic procedure done, doesn’t … Continue reading Do It Yourself Botox?

  • 30Nov

    Deciding to have Plastic Surgery is a BIG decision.  As a consumer you may have a lot of questions.  Being an educated consumer will allow you to make the best decisions during the consultation process.  Take this short quiz to find out how “Ready” you are for surgery. Considering Plastic Surgery? If you have any … Continue reading Take the Plastic Surgery Quiz

  • 29Nov

    Recently, I was home sick and discovered a show on TLC called Say Yes to the Dress Atlanta. Set in the nation’s largest full service bridal salon, viewers go behind the scenes at Bridal’s by Lori to see what each Bride goes through to find the perfect wedding dress. I have to admit that I … Continue reading Wedding Dresses & Plastic Surgery…Different But Similiar

  • 26Nov

     Thread Lifts:  These procedures were popular about 5 years ago.  The sutures used in these lifts had fish-hook type of barbs that embedded into the tissue.  The threads were inserted under the skin and the “barbs” would “hook” the skin.  When the threads were pulled tight, they would lift the cheeks, jowls, brows, or neck … Continue reading Dr. OZ Got It Right (Part III of III)

  • 24Nov

    2.  Silicone Injections into the Lips: Seems like a simple fix… relatively inexpensive injection and those lips will be larger forever.  At least, that’s what people were told.  A small number of doctors, who are not plastic surgeons, and even some wannabe docs, inject silicone to plump up those kissers.  For a short period of time the lips … Continue reading Dr. OZ Got It Right (Part II of III)

  • 23Nov

    Finally!!  Something on Dr. Oz about plastic surgery that is accurate information!  Dr. Oz had a segment last week that featured 3 plastic surgery procedures that you should NEVER have done.  Today, I am talking about the first one. Buttock Implants-Always a bad idea.  Buttock implants are not a good idea as the body will … Continue reading Dr. Oz Finally Got It Right (Part I of III)

  • 22Nov

    Lynn Shapiro, 59, of Bridgeton, N.J., has no idea how much she has spent on twice-a-year facial injectables in the past few years, and she’s not interested in finding out. She just knows that she likes the way she looks and is thrilled about the way she feels. “Whatever I’m spending,” she says, “it’s worth … Continue reading Use of facial fillers on the rise as alternative to plastic surgery

  • 02Nov

    As I drive around Tampa, Clearwater, Palm Harbor, Carrollwood, and the Greater Tampa Bay area, I am amazed with the number of billboards advertising “Smart Lipo”.  I have not seen a single billboard advertising Smart Lipo, Vaser Lipo, AquaLipo, or for that matter, any other kind of Liposuction by a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.  Amazing!  … Continue reading Be Smart About Liposuction