Monthly Archives: November 2020

What You Can Expect After Rhinoplasty

Cosmetic surgery isn’t just for celebrities anymore. For example, affordable facial shaping and contouring can be part of a mommy makeover designed to refresh your appearance and lift your spirits after childbirth. An initial consultation will allow you to identify the procedures with the greatest benefit for your unique features. A rhinoplasty performed by an experienced plastic surgeon can help you look like a refreshed version of yourself by subtly reshaping the structure of your nose. Here are some details about recovery after having a nose job in Philadelphia performed by the highly qualified professionals at Gabay & Gottlieb Cosmetic Surgery. Continue reading

What Are Stretch Marks and How Can I Get Rid of Them?

Stretch marks may be widespread among expectant mothers, but anyone can develop them at any age. Also known as striae by doctors, stretch marks are merely scars in the dermis (inner skin layer) that develop following an abrupt stretching of the muscle. As the collagen and elastin rupture, they leave a permanent scar beneath the skin. Stretch marks can appear in various parts of the body, and some will stay with you forever. However, those appearing below the belly button can be surgically removed. There are also multiple ways to help reduce the likelihood of developing marks. Continue reading