Lunchtime Plastic Surgery Procedures Losing Their Luster

America is a busy country. With the average full-time employee reportedly clocking an average of 47 work hours a week, it’s no wonder that “lunchtime” plastic surgery procedures like Botox, Kybella and Coolsculpting have become so popular in recent years. After all, what could be better than getting a little pick-me-up and then picking up at work where you left … Read More

Summer Surgery Tips

  With the summer equinox coming up soon and everyone’s minds already dreaming of barbecues and beach days, you may think it’s the wrong time of year to consider a plastic surgery procedure. But believe it or not, summer can be one of the most convenient times to get a plastic surgery procedure. Here’s why!

What’s Normal: Recovering from Breast Augmentation

  Undergoing a breast-augmentation surgery can be an exciting yet confusing time in your life. On one hand, you have the look you’ve been dreaming of, but on the other hand, though usually well tolerated by most patients, recovery can be painful, and getting used to your new look can be a challenge. Whether you are already healing from a … Read More

How to Prepare Caregivers for Plastic Surgery Recovery

  If you are scheduled to undergo plastic surgery, you are no doubt at least a little bit nervous – after all, it is surgery, and even the bravest and toughest of us sometimes get a little bit nervous. But the good news is that you’re in great hands with Dr. Chau, and with just a few simple steps, you … Read More

Why Quitting Smoking Is Crucial Before and After Plastic Surgery

If you smoke or vape with e-cigarettes, chances are someone in your life has been begging you to quit. But did you know that patients who want to get a plastic surgery procedure are also asked to quit? Of course, we want you to quit for your own health, but vaping or smoking before or after plastic surgery can cause … Read More