13 06, 2019

Breast Lift Incision Types

By |2019-06-13T11:12:42-04:00June 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Breast Lift Incision Types

Did you know that there is more that goes into the consideration of a breast lift than simply determining if it is the right option for you? Once you decide that you are interested in a breast lift, you will need to work with your plastic surgeon to determine which incision type is best for you. Each type varies in technique and impact, and the decision will depend largely on the current state of your breasts and the type of results you are looking for. Below, we outline the three breast lift incision types and the process of choosing the [...]

24 05, 2019

Summer Skin – Skin Cancer Awareness Month

By |2019-05-28T05:33:33-04:00May 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Summer Skin – Skin Cancer Awareness Month

  Skin Cancer Awareness It is likely that you, a close family member, or friend of yours has suffered a diagnosis of skin cancer at some point in your lifetime. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer by the age of 70. Some forms of skin cancer are even life-threatening; the American Cancer Society reports that 7,230 Americans died from melanoma last year. Fortunately, the vast majority of skin cancers are treatable, but they can cause distress , discomfort, and the potential for  unwanted scars on the affected area after they are removed. [...]

5 02, 2019

Dr. Blaine Approved as a Member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

By |2019-05-28T05:34:09-04:00February 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Dr. Blaine Approved as a Member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Blaine Plastic Surgery is thrilled to announce that Dr. Christine Blaine has been approved as a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). This highly-regarded organization is made up of The American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS). They are board-certified plastic surgeons who are dedicated to the art, science, and safe practice of aesthetic surgery and cosmetic medicine. The over 2,600 members of ASAPS must be certified in their field and have extensive training, as well as adhere to a comprehensive code of ethics. Only around one-fourth of all American Board of Plastic Surgery certified surgeons [...]

23 05, 2017

Which Injectable Is Right for You?

By |2019-05-28T05:34:46-04:00May 23rd, 2017|Blog, Botox|Comments Off on Which Injectable Is Right for You?

Image via PexelsChoosing the Best Injectable Treatment Safe, effective injectable treatments are common among all plastic surgery centers. Depending on the areas you wish to enhance and what type the plastic surgeon uses, men and women alike can gain results that seemingly reverse the aging process, create volume and bring about a more youthful appearance. Receiving these almost painless injectable treatments are the easy part – the difficult part is choosing exactly which ones are the very best for you, and what you’re looking to achieve. Botox Getting older is completely inevitable, whether we like it or not. Something that’s not [...]

11 05, 2017

Blaine Plastic Surgery Welcomes Newest Team Member

By |2019-05-28T05:34:55-04:00May 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Blaine Plastic Surgery Welcomes Newest Team Member

We are extremely excited to welcome our newest team member, Joanne Vitale, to Blaine Plastic Surgery! Joanne joins our team as a board certified Physician Assistant. She will be performing injectable treatments, laser therapy and assisting Dr. Blaine in the operating room at various surgical locations for each patient’s convenience. Joanne’s Diverse History in Plastic Surgery Joanne is passionate about her career in plastic surgery and aesthetic medicine, which has brought her great success throughout her 15+ year career. Prior to joining Blaine Plastic Surgery, Joanne worked for a private practice in the Huntington area where she consulted and [...]

3 02, 2017

6 Benefits of CoolSculpting

By |2019-05-28T05:35:23-04:00February 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 6 Benefits of CoolSculpting

Image via Vimeo About the CoolSculpting Procedure in New York When something sounds too good to be true, it usually is. Thankfully, that isn’t the case with CoolSculpting! A completely innovative treatment that contours your body by freezing unwanted fat, the procedure does not involve surgery. Celebrities like Molly Sims have tried it out, openly praising the treatment’s stunning, quick, and natural-looking results. No wonder why it’s known as “Hollywood’s best kept secret!” Besides A-list stars, men and women have been undergoing the CoolSculpting technology, and coming out the other side with noticeable results. Here are six reasons why [...]

16 09, 2016

How Fillers Can Restore Your Youth

By |2019-05-28T05:35:41-04:00September 16th, 2016|Blog, Botox, Dermal Fillers|Comments Off on How Fillers Can Restore Your Youth

Do you ever look in the mirror and see someone different than yourself? You might not believe it, but that older man or woman standing in front of the mirror is you. As we age, we tend to lose our youthful appearance due to factors we can’t control. Our skin becomes dryer, thinner and less able to produce natural collagen and elastin. The amount of Hyaluronic Acid also decreases in our body, leaving our skin more vulnerable to developing fine lines and wrinkles around our nose or mouth. However, there is a solution to getting back your youthful appearance! [...]