Who Can Benefit From a Rhinoplasty

April 16th, 2014

A rhinoplasty or nose job is a surgical procedure that can change the appearance or structure of either or both the outside or inside of the nose.  As a rhinoplasty expert in Charlotte, there are many reasons why patients choose to undergo a rhinoplasty.  Generally speaking, there are 2 general categories that patients benefit  when […]



Are You Ready for a Neck Lift Procedure in Charlotte?

March 31st, 2014

As a Neck Lift expert in Charlotte, I know one of the main areas of concern for my patients during the aging process is the neck region.  A long and defined neckline is beautiful and adds an eloquent feature of a female face.  As we age, the neckline changes and patients in Charlotte ask when […]



What You Need to Know When You Get Juvederm in Charlotte

March 24th, 2014

As a Juvederm Expert in Charlotte, I want to review the key facts that all patients should know before undergoing Juvederm facial injections.  In this blog, I am going to review Juvederm from A to Z and discuss how I use Juvederm in my practice. What is Juvederm? Juvederm in an FDA approved product that […]



What Do The Risk of Rhinoplasty Include?

February 26th, 2014

Undergoing a Rhinoplasty in Charlotte is a serious decision.  I believe that each patient should have a thorough knowledge of all aspects of the procedure before moving forward.  In addition to choosing a qualified rhinoplasty expert, a patient should understand the potential risks and complications from a nose job.  This blog is meant to be […]



When is a Good Time for a Facelift?

January 14th, 2014

So much about life is timing.  The timing has to be right to fall in love, to have a child, or to take a new job.  As life gets busier and increasingly complicated, it becomes more difficult to create time to take care of ourselves.  One step that many people consider is to undergo as […]



When is a Good Time to Start Botox

January 10th, 2014

Patients, friends, and family commonly ask when I suggest that they start Botox.  Since I am a Beverly Hills trained facial plastic surgeon, I know the answer is not as simple as one might think.  Lets first examine the role of Botox. Botox has been safely used in medicine for many years.  One use of […]



Is Otoplasty Right for My Child?

January 6th, 2014

Otoplasty is a minimally invasive surgical procedure used to correct large or protruding ears. While this surgery can be performed on adults, it is also commonly performed on children. At Carolina Facial Plastics, I work closely with parents to help them decide if otoplasty in Charlotte is the right treatment plan for their child. What […]



What Is a Brow Lift?

December 28th, 2013

When patients hear the phrase “forehead lift” and “brow lift,” both terms are referring to the same procedure. Forehead lifts and brow lifts are used to correct signs of aging in the forehead and rejuvenate the appearance of a heavy, sagging brow line. Using the skills and techniques learned under the best Beverly Hill plastic surgeons, […]



All about Scar Revision Treatments

December 5th, 2013

Unsightly scars can be a source of embarrassment for patients, even though scars are part of the body’s normal healing process. Patients typically become concerned with the appearance of scars that are noticeably large, discolored, raised, sunken, or abnormally textured. A scar with these characteristics may not have healed properly and patients often want to […]



Should I Wear Sunscreen in the Winter?

November 25th, 2013

Yes, all patients should wear sunscreen in the winter.  Sunscreen should be worn regardless of the season.  Most people only think of it during the summer months but the sun is shining and emitting dangerous UV rays year round that can damage your skin.  For optimal skin care, I suggest daily sunscreen use regardless of […]