Does Fat Freezing Hurt?

Does Fat Freezing Hurt?

Fat freezing? Yes, fat freezing! It’s called CoolSculpting®, and it’s as real as real gets. An FDA-cleared procedure, CoolSculpting® targets stubborn fat pockets using a controlled cooling device to reduce and eliminate area fat cells. In just one session, which only takes about an hour, 25 percent of the fat cells treated can not only be reduced but also eventually eliminated.

Stubborn Fat is a Real Thing - How CoolSculpting® Can Help

Stubborn Fat is a Real Thing - How CoolSculpting® Can Help

If you’ve ever undergone major weight loss, you know that the last few pounds are the hardest to lose. We often hear from our patients that the first 20, 50, or even 100 pounds seem to be easier to lose than the last 5 or so - and sometimes, even when the number on the scale drops, our body still holds on to fat in certain areas. The area under the chin (aka double chin), the arms, thighs, and the abdomen can all seem to resist weight loss, despite our best efforts.

Are Breast Implants Safe?

Are Breast Implants Safe?

In the past few years, concern about the safety of breast implants has become a recurring topic in the news. A recent update from the FDA connecting breast implants to a rare form of lymphoma has patients asking us: Are breast implants safe? Here is everything you need to know about breast implants, BIA-ALCL, and the known risks of breast augmentation surgery.

Lip Injections: What You Need to Know About Getting the Perfect Pout

Lip Injections: What You Need to Know About Getting the Perfect Pout

Although they can easily be overdone, when properly injected (ideally by an experienced, board-certified physician), and developed gradually over time, lip injections can create more feminine, more balanced facial proportions that will look like you - just an enhanced version of you. If you’ve been curious about lip injections, here’s everything you need to know.

19 Completely Achievable Goals That Will Change Your Skin in 2019

19 Completely Achievable Goals That Will Change Your Skin in 2019

We’re here for the goals that you can make and actually keep in 2019. We’re talking small, not-so-intimidating adjustments to your lifestyle that will make a world of difference in the way you — and your skin! — look and feel. And bonus: they’re not expensive, time consuming, or overly daunting and you don’t even need to tackle the entire list to see results.

New Year, New Skin: How to Revive Your Skin After the Holidays

New Year, New Skin: How to Revive Your Skin After the Holidays

Holiday stress, drinks, alcohol, sugar and starchy meals (while wonderful at the time) can all leave their marks in the form of congested pores, dry and dull complexions, puffy eyes and an overall lackluster appearance. But not all is lost! January means a new year is ahead, and even the smallest steps can make the greatest impact. Revive your skin and bring it back to life with a few (achievable!) skincare hacks.

5 Reasons You Should Choose A Plastic Surgeon As Your Injector

5 Reasons You Should Choose A Plastic Surgeon As Your Injector

Board-certified plastic surgeons - especially those with extensive injecting experience like Dr. Majewski - remain the safest and smartest choice for facial injections. Read on to learn why the education, training, and experience that plastic surgeons receive makes them uniquely qualified to inject Botox® and fillers.