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 […]

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 […]

Is Laser Resurfacing Right for You?

If you were a teenager in the 60s and 70s, chances are you spent way too much time in the sun slathering on baby oil to get just the right amount of deep tanning. Now we know how dangerous too much sun exposure and tanning salon time can be. It can put sun devotees on […]

Is Fat Grafting Right for You?

Big strides have been made in the area of fat grafting recently.  Where gathering fat during liposuction was the only way it was performed for quite awhile (and the fat discarded), it became apparent that  there are a lot of uses for fat.  It can make a higher better butt, provide breast augmentation and it […]

Busy Week in the Technology of Beauty

This week brought lots of beauty studies and stories to the forefront – the good news is that there are so many choices to help everyone get and stay beautiful.  We started out this week with our CoolSculpting study.  The non-invasive procedure is highly effective at reducing subcutaneous fat volume and is associated with few […]

The Eyes Have It, and Mine Rock!

A few weeks ago, I made the decision to have a blepharoplasty, an operation which corrects the drooping or hooding of the upper eyelids.  Our own Dr. Michelle Spring performed the procedure under local anesthetic.  I did it because I hated the hooding of my upper lids and the extra fullness of my lower lids. […]

New York! New York!

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation are hosting the “The Aesthetic Meeting 2013” in New York City.  Yes, it’s a wonderful town, and I am having a ball in between lectures and a “Cool Night Out in Manhattan” where I am demonstrating CoolSculpting with the rest […]