Are Breast Implants Right for You?

Breast Implants, Jacksonville, FloridaBreast implants are continually increasing in popularity. In fact, a new study documented in the New York Times shows that 296,000 augmentations were performed in 2010, which is a 2% increase from 2009. Breast implants continue to be ideal for those patients looking to have a fuller bust, feel better about their body, and create more confidence in their body. If you’re considering having a breast implant surgery, it’s time to learn the basics of the procedure to see if it is right for you.

Saline vs. Silicone Breast Implants

Currently, there are two main options for breast implants – silicone or saline breast implants. Both options have their own set of pros and cons that you will need to consider. Continue reading

Learn more about Nose Surgery

Rhinoplasty (nose surgery) in Jacksonville, FL

The nose is such a prominent feature of your face that the decision to undergo a nose surgery is an important one. Not only is it an important feature in defining our physical identity, it also plays a vital role in your five major senses. With so much vital importance on the nose, it’s hard to believe so many Americans are unhappy with theirs. In fact, a new study found that 63,585 Americans went under the knife last year to correct the physical appearance of their nose. If you’re considering nose surgery, it’s important to understand a few key factors of the surgery prior to scheduling your consultation with Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery.

What is nose surgery?

Nose surgery, or rhinoplasty, is a plastic surgery done to improve the appearance of the nose. During a nose surgery, the surgeon can decrease or increase the size of the nose by altering the bridge or tip of the nose. The surgeon may also narrow or alter the shape of the nostrils to improve the appearance as well. Continue reading