New Year, New You!

Young Women Seek Plastic Surgery for Increased Confidence, Says Survey

January is a busy month for board-certified plastic surgeons. Part of the holiday boom can be attributed to New Year’s resolutions and the “New Year, New You” aspirations that naturally arise with a fresh start to the year. Facial rejuvenation treatments like Botox or dermal fillers are also popular Christmas stocking stuffers, so people are eager to get in right away to …

Tummy Tuck or Liposuction?

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Have you dropped some weight but find yourself with sagging, loose skin? Has childbirth taken a visible toll on your belly? Do you want to eliminate love handles and flatten your stomach? Here at the boutique NYC plastic surgery office of Dr. B. Aviva Preminger, we are often asked by patients if they need a tummy tuck or liposuction. Both …

Giving the Gift of Plastic Surgery: Essential Dos and Don’ts

Rising Number of Millennials Seeking Plastic Surgery

In the hands of a skilled surgeon, plastic surgery is a transformative experience that can restore a person’s self-confidence, self-image, and esteem. But many people are hesitant to make this investment for themselves, no matter how much they may desire it. If your significant other has been expressing a strong desire for cosmetic enhancements or surgical reconstruction, the holidays are …

Teen Labiaplasty on the Rise

Why Thousands Have Vaginal Rejuvenation

Cosmetic surgery on the female genitalia, particularly labiaplasty, has seen a dramatic increase in popularity among younger patients, according to a recent study in Australia. More than 35 percent of plastic surgeons polled said they had received requests for the procedure by women under the age of 18. Adolescent girls, who are already under immense pressure to fit in and …

Bra Roll Reduction Enhances Silhouette and Confidence

Best Ways to Sculpt Your Body

Many women who suffer from unwanted back rolls may not realize that a simple procedure can reduce the fat in the upper back and greatly improve the look of the bra line. Body sculpting procedures can lead to a trimmer silhouette and improved confidence. A bra line roll can emerge at any age but aging exacerbates it. The roll keeps many women …

Internet Liposuction Study Finds Surprising Results About Misinformation

Internet Liposuction Study Finds Surprising Results About Misinformation

The Internet has easily become the world’s library. Only a report released earlier this summer in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery—Global Open® reminds us we shouldn’t believe everything we read, even on the web. The official open-access medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Global Open has stated that consumers using the Internet to research liposuction are getting less …

Visualize Plastic Surgery Outcomes with 3D Imaging

Visualize Plastic Surgery Outcomes with 3D Imaging

In the offbeat 1985 Disney movie “Return To Oz”, Princess Mombi had a chilling glass case full of different faces she could put on as she pleased. Some days, don’t we all wish we could choose a different face? Now, with the potential of plastic surgery, you can look as beautiful on the outside as you feel on the inside. …

Is a Reverse Abdominoplasty Right for You?

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You may already be familiar with the term “tummy tuck,” medically referred to as an abdominoplasty. Tummy tucks are a great way to remove excess skin and fat in the abdominal region, tighten the underlying muscles, and produce a toned, pleasingly contoured torso. Tummy tucks are particularly popular among women who are finished growing their families. They are often included as …

5 Things to Consider Before Cosmetic Surgery

5 Things to Consider Before Cosmetic Surgery

Botox, breast enhancement, lip augmentation and other cosmetic procedures are on the rise, according to recent statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. In 2015, 12.5 million patients had “minimally invasive” treatments and another 1.4 million patients had plastic surgery. For anyone who is contemplating getting a nip and tuck, or perhaps some subtle facial rejuvenation, there are some important …

People Magazine Spotlights Coolsculpting with Dr. Preminger

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Imagine freezing away unwanted fat cells with no pain, no surgery and no downtime. Although it sounds too good to be true, this revolutionary fat reduction treatment has been changing the lives of men and women for more than five years. Coolsculpting uses targeted cooling technology to freeze away stubborn fat tissue that is resistant to diet and exercise, helping …