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Why Do Breasts Sag?

The progressive loss of collagen and elastin in the breast tissue is very natural and very common among women, and it can ultimately produce a “drooping” or “sagging” effect in the breasts. This condition is called breast ptosis, and it can affect individuals at mild, moderate, or severe degrees. Breast ptosis can also develop at varying stages of life due to the fact that it can be caused by a number of distinct factors, including: The natural aging process Fluctuations in weight over time Pregnancy Breastfeeding Excessive exposure to harmful ultraviolet rays Heredity Inconsistent bra support Smoking Breasts that are…

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How Can I Get Rid of My Love Handles?

It is very common for the body to retain excess fat in areas of the waistline, just above the hips. Often referred to as “love handles,” these concerns can even affect women and men who are in otherwise excellent physical condition, leading to a significant amount of frustration when standard diet and exercise routines aren’t yielding effective results. The good news is, Dr. Thomas B. Lintner and our team of aesthetic professionals offer a number of different options that can reduce excess fat in these areas and effectively diminish signs of love handles. Liposuction is typically the ideal surgical treatment…

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Should I Get a Flu Shot Right Before my Cosmetic Surgery?

This is a question that I really wish I heard more often. Patients are bombarded with everyone telling them they HAVE to have a flu shot. And, you don’t even have to talk to your Primary Care Physician anymore to get one, you can get one at Publix or your local pharmacy…just walk in, stick your arm in the window…thank you, now go get your groceries. When I was in training and fresh out of medical residency, the flu shot was for the very old and the very, very young…now if you have skin, you are told you have to…

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Liposuction: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Summertime: it is most people’s favorite time of year, but with trips to the beach throughout the season, a lot of people have been concerned with excess weight… and the phones are alive with patients asking about liposuction. There are as many types of liposuction as there are surgeons, it seems – and just like surgeons, not all are created equally. Laser assisted, cryolipo, and CoolSculpting® are all techniques that claim bigger, better, faster results… but for a lot more money. Fortunately, the technique that works the best in my opinion, is still the least costly: traditional tumescent liposuction, even…

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