Why Smoking and Plastic Surgery is a Dangerous Combination

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New York City, NY Smoking kills. That’s a fact we all know. We also know smoking has dozens of health-related side effects. It’s terrible for your heart, lungs, skin, and blood circulation. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 20 percent of deaths in America are a result of smoking. Tobacco usage increases the risk of several …

Difference between Facelift and Neck Lift

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New York City, NY Getting older often creates lines, wrinkles, and saggy skin on the face and neck. And unfortunately, it’s these areas that people will notice first. Two of the most effective procedures for reducing the signs of aging in these areas are a facelift or neck lift. There are similarities as well as differences between the two. Both …

Options for Surgery-free Saddlebag fat removal in Manhattan

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New York City, NY Are you dissatisfied with the accumulation of fat on your outer thighs, buttocks, or hips? Often called “saddlebag” fat, this can be one of the most problematic areas if you’re trying to improve your appearance. For many people, all the diet and exercise in the world just can’t make a difference when it comes to removing …

The Scary Truth behind Plastic Surgery Tourism

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New York City, NY The term “plastic surgery” once was blemished with negative stereotypes and stigmas. In recent years, plastic surgery has lost its stigma. Plastic surgery is so common today that the market has surged in demand—and a greater acceptance of plastic surgery in society means that prospective patients are now looking for bargains. Getting a discount on a …

4 Reasons to Combine your Plastic Surgery Procedures

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New York City, NY Maybe you’ve been considering plastic surgery, but are dreading the idea of having multiple procedures completed over time, leaving you with a lengthy amount of time to recover after each procedure. Don’t fret. You don’t have to choose between one procedure, or another. Dr. B. Aviva Preminger of Preminger Plastic Surgery has the solution to your …

Four things to consider when telling your Family you want Cosmetic Surgery

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New York City, NY Family is like the lighthouse we search for in a storm. Family is the anchor that keeps our ship docked. We need them. We love them. We look to them for guidance. They provide support in times of struggle, but sometimes admitting we need them is hard. If you’re considering having plastic surgery, then you may …

4 Reasons to get Body Contouring after Significant Weight Loss

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New York City, NY Weight loss to any degree is an accomplishment and can boost your self-confidence. But, significant weight loss can result in loose or sagging skin, especially if you lose weight quickly like with gastric bypass surgery. As you age, your skin loses elasticity, and once it has been stretched out due to weight gain, it isn’t able …

6 Nonsurgical ways to Revitalize your Skin for Summer

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New York City, NY When the weather gets warm in Manhattan, that also means that event season is here. Graduations, weddings, pool parties, trips to the beach, and summer vacations all are potential photo opportunities. If you’re unhappy about some aspect of your appearance, these events also can provoke feelings of embarrassment and self-consciousness. Maybe you want to find a …

7 Ways to get your Body ready for Summer

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New York City, NY Spring is almost here, and summer will arrive before we know it. When you look in the mirror, do you feel that your body is not quite ready for summer? You shouldn’t have to feel self-conscious about shedding those extra layers of clothes once the warmer weather arrives in Manhattan. If good nutrition and regular exercise …

Treatments you didn’t know you could get from your Plastic Surgeon

New York City, New York Many people who wish to change or improve their appearance simply do not want to commit to undergoing invasive plastic surgery paired with a lengthy and uncomfortable recovery. That is why board-certified female plastic surgeon Dr. B. Aviva Preminger offers noninvasive cosmetic treatments to have both men and women feeling more confident than ever about …