Category Archives: General

A Rhinoplasty Specialist in Chicago Can Enhance Your Nose’s Look

Published on June 13, 2018 by

Of all of the parts of your face, your nose stands out the most. It’s no wonder that a crooked nose can leave a person feeling terribly self-conscious. However, a nose that is shaped unusually can cost you more than

A Face Lift Can Lift Your Self-Esteem Right Away

Published on June 13, 2018 by

Oh, Father Time — how much we loathe thee! If you’re frustrated with the aging process, you’re certainly not the only one. Getting older can do a number on your body, including your façade — the first thing that many

Your Latisse Questions Answered

Published on March 14, 2017 by

Did you know that longer lashes can actually make the lines and wrinkles around the eyes appear less visible? That means that longer lashes can actually detract from the signs of aging and make the skin appear more youthful! Talk

Your Laser Questions Answered!

Published on February 14, 2017 by

Many of the most beautiful faces of the red carpet attribute their radiant skin to regular skin laser treatments. Laser and light procedures have become a popular and proven way to help reduce wrinkles, age spots, acne scars and other

No Downtime?

Published on November 8, 2016 by

One of the most common concerns for patients interested in injectable treatments are the chances of bruising and swelling. While there is always the chance of bruising and swelling, they do not always have to be a part of your

How to treat Melasma

Published on September 19, 2016 by

I’ll skip the lecture on unprotected sun exposure….but seriously what were you thinking? As the summer comes to a end and you stare at your brown-spotted skin in the bathroom mirror, you realize that unfortunately the memories of your fun

The 10 Most Common Myths Regarding Chemical Peels

Published on August 9, 2016 by

For many clients, the word “chemical peel” inevitably evokes the terrifying image of Samantha from “Sex and the City” with a red, raw, blistered face after her plastic surgeon suggests a peel to improve her skin- right before a big

Hello 2016! Top Trends for the New Year

Published on January 7, 2016 by

With a new year upon us, it’s time to hit the refresh button! Instead of making resolutions that you don’t really want to keep (like rubbing elbows in the gym with sweaty, overenthusiastic runners), try one of these treatments to

Kybella

Published on September 23, 2015 by

A new FDA approved procedure named Kybella has just made its way to the office of Gold Coast Plastic Surgery! Kybella dissolves fat specifically in the chin area. The first of its kind, Kybella is injected under the chin in

You Don’t need to have Surgery to Reverse the signs of aging

Published on August 4, 2015 by

Plastic surgery is often thought to be drastic and obvious. However, plastic surgeons perform many nonsurgical procedures that offer subtle, yet noticeable results for patients who do not want to go all out. These minimally invasive procedures, like Botox and