• 25Oct

    Vertical Tampa Bay recently celebrated their 2nd Anniversary with a fabulous, sweet, artistic event at the Florida Museum of Photographic Art.  The event was also the premier for Leslie Joy Original. Take a look at the video and find out what “Vertical” means to me.

  • 12Oct

    In response to recent reports of issues and even deaths resulting from plastic surgery, The American Society of Plastic Surgeon has launched a patient safety campaign to inform the public of the dangers of having cosmetic procedures performed by unqualified or under-qualified doctors. What is a Plastic Surgeon? Of particular concern to the organization is … Continue reading American Society of Plastic Surgeons Launches Educational Campaign

  • 03Oct

    Too often in this busy, busy world we forget to take time and thank those that we appreciate.  A simple “Thank You” is often forgotten.  Dr. Aguiar, myself, and staff decided to stop, take a moment and let our clients know how much we appreciate them.  On September 20, 2011, Aguiar Plastic Surgery hosted a … Continue reading Aguiar Plastic Surgery Appreciates It’s Clients

  • 21Sep

    While most people elect to have plastic surgery In their 50s there is a rising number of people opting to improve their appearance in their 60s, 70s and even 80s. Americans are living longer and are more active. Additionally, medical breakthroughs mean that people enjoying an unprecedented quality of life as they age. It stands … Continue reading Plastic Surgery: Never Too Old

  • 26Aug

    A recent study by the ISAPS shows an alarming increase in complications from surgeries performed abroad by doctors who are not certified by established medical boards.

  • 11Aug

    How’s your knowledge of anti-aging? How about plastic surgery? These quizzes, compliments of WebMD are a fun way to test what you know, and to learn a little more about various health and beauty topics. We hope you enjoy them. Click the links below to test your knowledge of: Cosmetic Surgery Anti-Aging

  • 28Jul

    Tampa Florida Plastic Surgeon Dr. Aguiar with the final installment of his four-part anti-aging blog, featuring face lifts and mini lifts.

  • 18Jul

    In this third of our four-part blog, we discuss facial treatments, another effective product in the arsenal against the aging of skin. Facials not only reinvigorate the skin and help to replace lost collagen, they can also help people with chronic skin conditions like acne, oily or dry skin. Anti-Aging Products: Facials, Peels and Masks … Continue reading Anti-Aging–Part Three

  • 12Jul

    In this second of our four-part blog, we discuss dermal fillers as an option for fighting the effects of aging on skin. Anti-Aging Products: Dermal Fillers (a.k.a. Injectables and Liquid Facelifts) One way to minimize fine lines and wrinkles is to inject dermal fillers into the areas of the face where wrinkles are prevalent. These … Continue reading Anti-Aging – Part Two

  • 05Jul

    There are a myriad of anti-aging products on the market. But, what causes aging skin and what do these products actually do? Collagen beneath the skin provides volume and gives shape to your face. When we are younger, our skin is “plumper” and more elastic. At about age 30, collagen begins to break down, resulting … Continue reading Anti-Aging – Part One