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Choosing the Best Mommy Makeover Plastic Surgeon in Houston

Mommy makeover is a major cosmetic surgery procedure that typically combines two or more procedures of the upper or lower body or both. Such major procedure should ideally be performed by a highly trained and experienced surgeon with recognized expertise

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Questions to Ask Your Liposuction Surgeon

Liposuction currently ranks as the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the US. However, the wide acceptance for liposuction among both women and men should not distract them from asking the right questions to learn all about the procedure and

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Mole and Skin Tag Removal

Moles and Skin Tags are almost always benign, but can take a real toll on your appearance and self confidence. Additionally, they can become quite a nuisance and uncomfortable if they appear in areas where they are irritated by friction,

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Preparing for Liposuction Plastic Surgery

Liposuction is a critical body contouring cosmetic surgery that can have a transformative effect on an individual’s appearance. Like any other major surgery, liposuction should be preceded by adequate advance preparation to build a foundation for a safe and successful

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Your Liposuction Consultation

A detailed consultation process will precede the actual liposuction cosmetic surgery in order to create a solid base for the procedure. Patients should have the commitment to proactively participate in the consultation process and provide the right feedback to the

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Liposuction Plastic Surgery Procedure Steps

Liposuction procedure has been around for over three decades, and it still continues to rank among the top three cosmetic surgery procedures in the US. The procedure has become less invasive over the years due to the introduction of cutting

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Liposuction Risks and Safety

Over the last three decades, liposuction cosmetic surgery has emerged as one of the most sought after cosmetic surgery procedures in the US. Risks during surgery and recovery as well as post-op downtimes have reduced with new liposuction techniques. However,

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Liposuction Plastic Surgery Recovery

Liposuction is a major cosmetic surgery procedure involving a significant recovery process. During the initial consultation, the surgeon will explain all aspects of liposuction to the patient, including the estimated recovery. Patient will have a clear idea of how long

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Liposuction Before and After Photos

Liposuction is a popular body contouring cosmetic surgery procedure to create a more proportionate look in specific areas. At the time of initial consultation, the liposuction surgeon will explain to the patient about various aspects of the procedure, and may

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How much does Liposuction Plastic Surgery Cost?

Liposuction is commonly performed as an elective cosmetic surgery, which means the costs will not be covered by insurance. Therefore, it becomes critical for a patient to consider the cost aspect while choosing a body contouring surgery such as liposuction.

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