By ChiChi Okigbo, Clinical Inter at The Naderi Center for Plastic Surgery and Dermatology Back in 2014, I embarked on an annual family vacation to the island of Bahamas. As a family, we were exposed to all the alluring attractions the country had to offer, including zip lining through palm trees, relaxing on white sandy… Read More
Septoplasty and Cosmetic Rhinoplasty Together: Is It Safe?
Your nose not only occupies a prominent position on your face, but it also plays important functional roles, such as helping you breathe and allowing you to smell and taste things. Since the nose is so important, it must function as well as possible. Due to the shape and anatomy of their nose, some people… Read More
Fat Injections Vs. Fillers: Which Results Last Longer?
The skin on our face is usually thinner than on the other areas of the body. With that, your face will begin to show and exhibit signs of stress and exhaustion sooner than you would expect. This leads to your facial appearance giving you a prematurely aged look. Nobody wants to look older than they… Read More
The Pros of Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty
For many people, the nose is a source of embarrassment and insecurity. As the most prominent facial feature, it can dominate for all the wrong reasons if it’s out of proportion with the other features or it has some kind of cosmetic defect. Traditionally, surgical rhinoplasty was the only solution for changing the appearance of… Read More
Available Treatments To Reduce Visible Scars
After enduring physical trauma, like surgical incisions or traumatic injuries to the skin, the body finds a way to heal but leaves some signs of damage behind in the form of scars. It’s quite challenging to treat scars effectively. Most scars will never vanish completely, but there are ways to diminish their visibility with the… Read More
What Are The Dangers of Undergoing Lipo?
Liposuction is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries and continues to grow in popularity as more people seek out ways to improve their body shape and contour. While liposuction can provide excellent results when done correctly, there are potential risks and dangers associated with this procedure that should be considered before undergoing it. According… Read More
What Does Functional Rhinoplasty Do?
When you think of rhinoplasty, what comes to mind? In many cases, it’s a procedure to change the way the nose looks. As one of the most popular plastic surgeries worldwide, rhinoplasty is often performed for purely cosmetic reasons. But rhinoplasty can do more than simply change the way the nose looks. It some cases,… Read More
What Are “Realistic Expectations” With Rhinoplasty?
One thing you often hear plastic surgeons say when they’re discussing any type of procedure, whether it’s facial plastic surgery or a body procedure, is that it’s important for patients to have realistic expectations when it comes to their results. If you have a good idea of what you can expect from surgery such as… Read More
5 Reasons to Consider Rhinoplasty This Summer
If there’s one question facial plastic surgeons get asked the most, it might be “when’s the best time to schedule my surgery?” Although the answer is “it depends,” for many people summer can be the perfect time to have surgery. If rhinoplasty has been something you’ve been thinking about for some time now, summer might… Read More
Understanding Revision Rhinoplasty
The decision to move forward with rhinoplasty might not have been an easy choice for you. You probably weighed the pros and cons of having the surgery carefully before deciding that going ahead with the procedure was the best option for you. Flash forward months or even years after your rhinoplasty and you find that… Read More
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