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19 06, 2019

Benefits of Aesthetic Care from a Plastic Surgery Practice

By |2019-07-10T17:05:13-04:00June 19th, 2019|Skin Care|

Have you ever wondered whether the deals at your local day spa were too good to be true? Do you have a friend who recently told you that they felt duped into buying large and expensive skin care packages and products that were largely ineffective? Well we have - unfortunately, we hear this complaint all too often from patients.  We have been told more often than we would like, “I wish I would have just come here first.” We then see the skepticism that these patients bring when presented with our own tried and true medspa treatment options. With [...]

24 05, 2019

Summer Skin – Skin Cancer Awareness Month

By |2019-07-10T17:08:22-04:00May 24th, 2019|Skin Care|

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. [...]

23 05, 2017

Which Injectable Is Right for You?

By |2019-10-24T14:00:00-04:00May 23rd, 2017|Injectables & Fillers, Skin Care|

Image via Pexels Choosing 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. [...]

19 09, 2016

6 Tips to Get Your Glow Back

By |2019-10-24T14:08:32-04:00September 19th, 2016|Skin Care|

Have you noticed your skin losing its natural glow? Years of damage to your skin, including exposure to the sun, menopause, unhealthy eating, stress and cigarette smoking can all be contributors to your now lackluster complexion. Although you can’t control the way age affects your skin, you can control the other factors that leave your skin looking dull and tired. Improve your skin and get your natural glow back by following these six great skin care tips! Tips for Natural, Glowing Skin 1. Practice Sun Safety Sun exposure is a major contributor to damaged skin, but with the right [...]

16 09, 2016

How Fillers Can Restore Your Youth

By |2019-10-24T12:46:14-04:00September 16th, 2016|Injectables & Fillers, Skin Care|

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! [...]

8 12, 2015

5 Must-Have Procedures Before the Holidays

By |2019-10-24T13:09:19-04:00December 8th, 2015|Body Procedures, Breast Procedures, Pre-Surgery Advice, Skin Care|

The holiday season is upon us. That means parties with family and friends, plenty of memories to be made and pictures that will last a lifetime. You want to look your best for those holiday parties and all of those photos. If you are not happy with your appearance and want to improve it, then give yourself an early Christmas present. With Dr. Christine Blaine, you can get fast results right before hosting your loved ones to celebrate the season. Here are five quick procedures you can have before the holidays at Blaine Plastic Surgery. 1. Breast Augmentation Have [...]