Blog Articles

Mole Removal

Almost everyone has a mole or two, even if they’re not on the face, arms, neck, or other highly visible areas of the body. While almost all moles are harmless and don’t pose a health risk (the exception is a melanoma) they can still be very bothersome...

Mar 20th, 2017
What Does Botox® Do?

You’ve likely heard of BOTOX once or twice, usually in relation to some sort of cosmetic procedure to help mitigate signs of aging apparent in your face.

Mar 6th, 2017
The 101 on Nose Jobs

Contrary to popular belief, our faces aren’t symmetrical. Humans aren’t born with symmetrical features, and sometimes that manifests itself a bit too plainly in how our noses look.

Feb 1st, 2017
When You Need a Breast Reduction

When people think of plastic surgery, they almost always think about breast augmentations – or “boob jobs.” While there are benefits aside from aesthetics for a breast augmentation, there are actually instances where breast reduction is needed.

Feb 1st, 2017
Coping with Drastic Weight Loss

The feeling of losing a bunch of weight – and keeping it off – is a great one, right? It’s something everyone who’s losing weight wants to achieve – that drastic weight loss that stuns all of your family, friends, and coworkers.

Jan 12th, 2017
What is Ear Pinning?

Depending on your needs, there’s a plastic surgery option for nearly every part of your appearance you may wish – or need – to change. One of the lesser-known procedures is ear pinning, and we’ll examine what that is and why you may need it.

Jan 9th, 2017
The 101 on Mole Removal

Many people have moles on their body, and it’s a perfectly normal occurrence. For the most part, as well, moles are harmless and don’t posit any sort of health threat. Despite that, many people want to have their moles removed, usually when they’re far...

Dec 12th, 2016
The Facts on Breast Augmentation

If you were asked what one of the most popular plastic surgery procedure in America is, what would you answer? If you picked breast augmentation, then you’re correct.

Dec 5th, 2016
Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is one of the most prevalent diseases in America, and it sadly is the second most common form of cancer women endure.

Oct 19th, 2016
What to Know About Liposuction

If you’ve been focused on working out to slim down areas of fat around your belly, thighs, or hips, and you aren’t seeing the results you’d like, Dr. Randall B. Weil has a solution that can make your life incredibly easier.

Oct 3rd, 2016
What is Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty is a procedure used to fix the appearance of a nose that’s not quite right. In 2006, it was one of the top five most popular cosmetic surgery procedures and remains very popular today. While rhinoplasty does have its cosmetic benefits, it’s...

Sep 28th, 2016
What to Know About Tummy Tucks

No one likes the extra fat that tends to gather around our stomachs and abdomens as we age. For women especially, this is a problem, as most women have a few children – childbirth and the strain of carrying a baby for nine months isn’t the best thing...

Sep 21st, 2016
What a Neck Lift Can Do for You

If you’re suffering from premature signs of aging in your neck, you’re not alone. It’s not entirely uncommon to see these premature signs of aging long before your face begins to show the passage of time. Jowls – or bands of skin that hang from your...

Sep 14th, 2016
What to Expect From a Breast-Reduction Surgery

Breast reduction procedures continue to grow in popularity each year. Some reasons why women are interested in a breast reduction can be related to significant weight loss, changes in breast shape and size after pregnancy, the natural processes of...

Jul 20th, 2016
Having a Mole Removed

There are times when a mole might be in a prevalent spot on your body or be otherwise cosmetically unappealing.

Jun 16th, 2016
Hand Exfoliation Is Improved by Skin Care Products

Your skin naturally exfoliates by shedding the upper layers of skin cells, which in turn stimulates the production of new, healthy skin cells. At the same time, the process of exfoliation also stimulates new collagen production in the deeper layers of...

May 25th, 2016
Having a Breast Reduction Procedure

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons estimates that nearly 68,000 breast reduction procedures are performed each year. There are a few different reasons why these women chose to have a breast reduction. It is often related to things like significant...

May 20th, 2016
Turn Back the Clock With an Eyelid Lift

Very often, the first signs of aging occur around the eyes. This is because the skin there is finer than in many other areas. In addition, fatty deposits can accumulate in the eyelids. The resulting wrinkles and fine lines can add years to a person’s...

Apr 29th, 2016
Using Dermal Fillers

There is actually a rather wide range of applications and cosmetic procedures at Randall B. Weil MD, FACS that involve dermal fillers. The Food and Drug Administration has approved to use of dermal fillers to help plump and add volume to the face and...

Mar 23rd, 2016
Reducing the Effects of Skin Aging

Different people show signs of aging in their skin in different ways and sometimes for very different reasons. The most common causes of skin aging include sun exposure, stress, genetics, tobacco use and improper diet. When these factors are combined...

Feb 1st, 2016
Eye Lift Surgery Restores Your Youthful Look

The natural processes of aging can cause the skin or the eyelid and around the eye to lose elasticity. For most people this causes the eyelids to slowly droop, and can also cause fatty deposits to develop under your eyes. Blepharoplasty, more commonly...

Jan 18th, 2016
Hand Rejuvenation Products and Procedures

Your hands are called upon to play a wide variety of roles through the course of a lifetime. Just like any other part of the body they are subject to the effects of aging and skin aging. It’s not uncommon for your hands to develop brown spots, dry skin...

Jan 15th, 2016