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Everything You Need to Know about Gummy Bear Implants

As breast augmentation has continued to grow in popularity, new implant options have made the procedure more attractive than ever for some women. Introducing the latest in breast augmentation – gummy bear implants that provide the most natural look and feel of any breast implant on the market today. These cohesive gel implants are guaranteed […]


Which Type of Implant is Right for Me?

Once you have decided to have breast augmentation, your next decision will be to choose the best type of implant for your needs. Breast implants were first introduced in the United States in the 1960s and since that time, they have undergone a number of changes and improvements. Today, there are three basic types of […]

  • Posted on: Sep 23 2014
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The Limits of Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery is an effective way to enhance your looks and roll back the clock on your appearance. The success of a cosmetic procedure, however, is due in large part to coming into the process with realistic expectations about what cosmetic surgery can – and can’t – do for you. By understanding what you can […]

  • Posted on: Sep 17 2014
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3 Common Places Men Request Liposuction

Liposuction is not restricted to female patients; in fact, in 2013 61,736 men sought liposuction procedures, according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Men have discovered that liposuction is effective in helping them sculpt a more attractive, masculine body contour. Where do men request liposuction? While the procedure may be performed on nearly […]

  • Posted on: Sep 12 2014
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You Don’t Need to Travel Far for a Brazilian Butt Lift

The Brazilian butt lift procedure is one of the hottest plastic surgery treatments today. Fortunately, Edina residents don’t have to fly south of the border to get a fuller derriere. Dr. Christopher Kovanda offers the Brazilian butt lift to his twin cities patients, giving them the hottest look right in their own backyard. What is […]


3 Things to Love about the Brazilian Butt Lift

Buttock augmentation has become a popular option in plastic surgery today and the fat transfer technique, also known as the Brazilian butt lift, is the most common way to perform this procedure. There are a number of reasons why the Brazilian butt lift has become a frequent request at plastic surgeons’ offices. Check out these […]

  • Posted on: Jul 18 2014
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Aftercare Tips to Maximize Plastic Surgery Results

A successful plastic surgery depends first and foremost on choosing the most experienced and trained surgeon for the job. However, there are also steps you can take both before and after your procedure to maximize your results. Check out these tips for ensuring you enjoy the best possible results after your plastic surgery procedure. Get […]

  • Posted on: Jul 10 2014
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3 Top Anti-Aging Treatments with Fast Recovery Times

In the past, anti-aging options were limited to invasive surgical techniques that provided good results, but also required a significant amount of downtime. While those procedures still offer positive results for patients looking for a more dramatic makeover, other anti-aging treatments can also successfully turn back the clock with much shorter recovery times. Check out […]


Get Rid of Forehead Wrinkles!

Forehead wrinkles are often some of the first telltale signs of aging to appear on the face. For some, it is the appearance of vertical lines between the eyebrows, known as frown lines. For others, horizontal creases across the forehead make us look older and more anxious than we feel. No matter what type of […]


Compression Garments after Body Contouring: Improving Recovery and Results

Recovery after body contouring surgery often includes wearing medical compression garments, not to be confused with body shapers and girdles. Medical compression garments are specifically designed to protect the detailed body sculpting performed by your plastic surgeon. Compression garments provide gentle pressure that promotes healing. At the same time, compression encourages the skin to adapt […]


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