Latest Articles on Plastic Surgery
What is gynaecomastia? Is gynaecomastia genetic? What causes gynaecomastia? Know answers to such frequently asked questions about growth of male breasts.
Follicular Unit Extraction is the preferred method of hair transplant over FUT. FUT stands for Follicular Unit Transplantation procedure wherein patches of scalp are taken from a donor site and moved to the target (hairless) area. In case of FUE, hair follicles are taken from the donor location and then implanted in the target location. The target area can be any part of the body but most often it is the scalp.
Otoplasty is one type of cosmetic surgery / plastic surgery done to the ears. Otoplasty is also called ‘plastic ear surgery’, ‘ear reshaping surgery’, ‘ear reconstruction surgery’ or ‘cosmetic ear surgery’. Otoplasty is done for any of the following reasons:
Hair transplant is a better option to get back lost hair on the scalp than applying creams or oils. Hair transplant is preferred in people who lost hair naturally. If you have lost hair due to an injury to the scalp or have lost hair due chemotherapy or due to any other medical procedure, hair transplant surgery might not be a good option for you.
Pimples or Acne is the most common problems among teens. Interestingly, that is the time when people start focusing on their external appearance and for many acne comes in the way. While eruption of pimple is seen in almost everyone, the post pimple effect left on some people’s faces (or chest and shoulders) is quite deep. They leave darkened spots, deep trenches like scarring or raised bumps on the face that psychologically affects many.
Before getting into tattoo removal methods, let’s understand how a tattoo is made and why it remains permanently under the skin. Human skin is made up of layers. The top most layer is called the ‘Epidermis’ and below it lies the ‘Dermis’ and under the dermis, there exists the ‘Hypodermis’ layer.
Lip augmentation is a cosmetic surgery procedure (or a plastic surgery procedure) performed to increase the volume of the lips or make the lips fuller and plump. The most common way of lip augmentation is to use lip injections as lip fillers. While there are multiple options of the compound that can be injected into the lips, the most common lip injection (or lip filler) used is similar to ‘hyaluronic acid’ which is a natural substance found in the body. Such fillers are also knows as ‘hyaluronic acid fillers’.
Facelift surgery, also called rhytidectomy is done to improve the signs of aging in the face and neck of a person. As people age, following changes start showing up on the face and neck including: Sagging of skin as it loses the elasticity