MedEsthetics Jan/Feb 2020

The firm, tight skin that patients had as children, particularly in the thighs and buttocks area, can become a distant memory as soon as they reach their late teens or early 20s. What was once...

Childhood trauma and plastic surgery

"In the early 1990s I saw three rhinoplasty patients within a few months who all had exemplary results, and they all were distraught afterwards,” says plastic surgeon Mark B. Constantian, MD. “One...

MedEsthetics November/December 2019

Lips are one of the key features of the face and the main feature of the lower third. Since ancient times women have used different substances and techniques to make lips stand out, from face...

MedEsthetics Nov/Dec 2019

When it comes to smoothing wrinkles and minimizing signs of aging, injectable neurotoxins remain one of the most popular options. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 7.44...

MedEsthetics November/December 2019

Patients of physicians with a high number of co-worker reports about unprofessional behavior are at a significantly increased risk of surgical and medical complications, according to a June 19,...

MedEsthetics October 2019

As the son of a dermatologist and his namesake, Patrick Bitter Jr., MD, might have appeared to have a set career path. As founder of Advanced Aesthetic Dermatology, with offices in Beverly Hills...