New President Of ASAPS

I am excited to announce that I have just been elected as president of the Board of Directors for the American Society Aesthetic Plastic Surgery #ASAPS. It’s a great honor, and I am delighted that you can celebrate it with me. The organization bestowed this beautiful medal on me for the year, which I will […]

New Treatment for Incontinence

Grant Stevens, M.D., FACS, founder and medical director of Marina Plastic Surgery Associates in Marina del Rey, CA and medical director for Body by OrangeTwist aesthetic centers, addresses the issue of female incontinence. “Geneveve by Viveve uses cryogen-cooled monopolar radiofrequency to uniformly deliver gentle volumetric heating while cooling surface tissue. This device tightens the vagina, […]

Snap, Crackle, Pop – Tat is Gone!

The number of people who want a tattoo gone is growing. A 2015 study showed that 23% of those with ink regretted it. But it’s expensive to remove, and the limitations of traditional laser tattoo removal include: Limited treatment of tattoo colors and types Inability to effectively break up ink particles Discomfort during treatments Certain […]

Grant Stevens, MD, FACS Elected President-Elect of ASAPS

Grant Stevens, M.D., FACS, a board certified plastic surgeon, founder and medical director of Marina Plastic Surgery in Marina del Rey, CA, and an international traveling professor, was elected president-elect of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) at the Aesthetic Meeting this month in San Diego, CA. ASAPS is the leading national aesthetic […]

Free Seminars – Swallow Thin With Obalon

You’ve made promises before. Every New Year, you resolve to lose  weight, but the same old methods aren’t working. Don’t be held back anymore. Join us for an exciting event and learn how the Obalon® Balloon System can help you lose weight! I am personally inviting you to attend our open house to learn more […]

Thinking about lasers? Meet the Halo!

Amber from BeautyJunkiesUnite.com tried out the fantastic Halo laser and shared her experience with her readers and us here. They says that pictures are worth 1,000 words and they sure speak  volumes in her article. If you want to find out more about the Halo, click here. Cheers, WGS  

Breaking News – Cellfina Gets Rid of Cellulite!

Today the FDA cleared Cellfina for long-term improvement in the appearance of cellulite on the buttocks and thighs with no loss of benefit for up to two years! I’m a huge fan of this treatment and Marina Plastic Surgery was the first commercial installation in the world. We have many very happy clients who have […]