Plastic Surgery Trends for 2018

  I’m delighted to share this article from Allure magazine by Sophie Wirt that mentioned yours truly and discussed fabulous non-invasive procedures for 2018.  We have them at Marina Plastic Surgery. Call us for a consultation! As far as cosmetic procedures go — 2017 was the unofficial Year of Plumped-Up Lips. While lip augmentation is […]

What’s a Cake Without Icing?

Cake without icing? It’s like a facelift that doesn’t leave you with a fully-finished, polished and glowing new you. I think we’d agree that both prospects don’t sound appealing. After many years of experience, my approach to the face is comprehensive; I believe it’s important to improve the face itself and to improve the skin […]

Set Your DVR! We’re on “The Doctors”

We ‘re excited to demonstrate the latest CoolSculpting applicator called CoolSmooth.  You can see how it works tomorrow on the very popular TV show, “The Doctors.”  (Check local listings.)  In honor of this exciting segment, we are also giving our patients a screaming deal in facial rejuvenation fillers, with half off the second syringe.  Bring […]

Lasers, Light, Ultrasound – Guide to a More Youthful Face

We live in a very busy society rushing from home to job to kids after school events, grocery shopping, dinner – well you know how it goes.  At Marina Plastic Surgery, we see many men and women who are adamant that they have no time left over for surgery or the recovery time afterwards.  But, […]

Just When You Thought You Knew Everything About Fillers

After I did  a special event with reporters and bloggers last week, April Neale of Monsters & Critics came to the office to talk about fillers. She thought that I was much younger (YES!), and so I gave her a run down on what I am doing to stay younger than springtime…and fillers are part […]

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 […]

Juvederm – They’ll All Notice, But No One Will Know

We get lots of question about fillers.  Since Juvéderm is one of the most popular, let’s take a few minutes to “fill” you in on this one.  Juvéderm is an injectable dermal filler made of hyaluronic acid gel. Hyaluronic acid fillers are known for their flexibility and smooth, natural appearance. This versatile product is an excellent […]