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17

Nov

The “Normalization” of Plastic Surgery

Published: November 17, 2014

I recently read an article by Vivian Diller, Ph.D., regarding the “normalization of cosmetic surgery.” In her piece, Dr. Diller argues that the popularization and accessibility of cosmetic surgery is potentially moving society toward “the homogenization of beauty, both in terms of physical features and ethnic differences.” She argues that the normalization of plastic surgery … Continue reading The “Normalization” of Plastic Surgery

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10

Nov

EarWell Non-Invasive Ear Molding for Newborns

Published: November 10, 2014

Approximately 15% of babies are born with some type of ear deformity. Some children become very self-conscious about their ears and get teased about them at school. Until recently, the only option to correct the problem for the parents and child was otoplasty, an ear pinning surgery, that can be performed when the child is … Continue reading EarWell Non-Invasive Ear Molding for Newborns

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3

Nov

A Recovery Story: Life after Rhinoplasty

Published: November 3, 2014

Recovering from a rhinoplasty – or nose job – varies from patient to patient and is somewhat dependent on how much is altered during surgery. However, there are a few universal stages in the recovery process, and patients should know what to expect in order to be as prepared as possible.

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21

Oct

Ethnic Plastic Surgery

Published: October 21, 2014

Ethnic plastic surgery refers to procedures done for African American, Asian and Hispanic patients.  The term specifically refers to procedures like rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty or other surgeries that alter facial features.

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14

Oct

Am I Ready for Plastic Surgery?

Published: October 14, 2014

Tough Questions You Should Ask Yourself In many cases, plastic surgery is a matter of choice, rather than necessity.  A new nose, slimmer waist line or fuller bust can all make someone feel younger, more beautiful and more desirable.   Despite the perceived benefits, deciding whether to undergo a plastic surgery procedure is a significant decision … Continue reading Am I Ready for Plastic Surgery?

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7

Oct

Procedures to Improve Breast Firmness and Volume

Published: October 7, 2014

Breast sizes vary as a result of genetics, age and bodily changes (such as pregnancy, working out, or smoking). As we age breasts lose their volume and firmness. Fortunately Dr. White is capable of helping women recover the beautiful breasts they once had. Depending on each client’s desired results, Dr. White can perform a full … Continue reading Procedures to Improve Breast Firmness and Volume

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2

Oct

Juvederm Voluma: New NonSurgical Facelift Option

Published: October 2, 2014

ARC Plastic Surgery is excited to announce Juvederm Voluma XC, the first and only FDA-approve facial filler to correct age related volume loss in the cheeks, available in our office now!

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9

Sep

Top Ten Plastic Surgery Quotes by Joan Rivers

Published: September 9, 2014

Joan Rivers has left behind a comic legacy that spanned more than 50 years. Everyone — regardless of age, sex, or personal views on the topic of plastic surgery — could learn something from Joan Rivers: It’s OK to laugh at yourself. She was never afraid to make fun of herself, including her infamously numerous plastic surgery procedures.

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29

Aug

Famous Celebrity Nose Jobs

Published: August 29, 2014

  Plastic surgery is no longer the dark and dirty secret amongst older women. Instead, nips and tucks are the order of the day when you’re living in Hollywood, and celebrities are signing up for everything from nose jobs to ab sketching. Aside from Michael Jackson’s transformation from a black kid to an Elizabeth Taylor, … Continue reading Famous Celebrity Nose Jobs

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22

Jul

Tight, Toned Arms with Arm Lift Procedure

Published: July 22, 2014

  Dramatic weight loss, the aging process, and genetic factors may all lead to increased elasticity in arm tissue. Once the upper arm begins to lose its tone, it is nearly impossible to restore with diet and exercise alone. An arm lift, officially called brachioplasty, is a surgical procedure specifically designed to eliminate the soft, … Continue reading Tight, Toned Arms with Arm Lift Procedure

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