functional rhinoplasty

How Do I Know If I Need Functional Rhinoplasty?

Nose job surgery is one of the most popular procedures in the country. Although most people are aware that they can have the procedure to change the shape and style of their nose, many are unaware that the procedure also has a functional component. Functional rhinoplasty, unlike cosmetic rhinoplasty, is done to treat an injury, […]

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nose job surgery

How Do You Mentally Prepare for Nose Job Surgery?

Now that you’ve decided to have some work done to your nose, you might be wondering what you can do to prepare yourself for the procedure mentally. Many don’t realize it, but there’s a mental aspect to consider that plays a significant role in how well they tolerate surgery and the changes made to their […]

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revision rhinoplasty

8 Most Common Questions About Revision Rhinoplasty

It seems everyone’s so excited about getting a nose job that no one talks about revision rhinoplasty anymore. Revisions don’t always mean mistakes or unsavory changes to the nose’s size, shape, and design. Sometimes, multiple surgeries are necessary for patients to get their desired outcome, as the name revision rhinoplasty implies.

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Open vs. Closed Rhinoplasty

Open vs. Closed Rhinoplasty: Which Is Better?

The nose is the most noticeable feature of the face besides the eyes. Even the slightest changes can make or break one’s appearance and self-confidence. It’s important for anyone interested in rhinoplasty to know the different types of rhinoplasties and their advantages. When it comes to nose jobs, many are unaware there are open and […]

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Rhinoplasty Side Effects

What Are the Common Side Effects After Having a Rhinoplasty Procedure Done?

Rhinoplasty is one of the most highly sought out cosmetic procedures in the world. If you’re thinking about having the procedure yourself, it’s best to know what you can expect at every stage of the process. Although a nose job provides dramatic results, it’s essential for you to know the side effects before undergoing it.

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bulbous nose

What Causes a Nose to Become Bulbous?

If you’re unhappy with your nose because it has a round, wide, or prominent tip, you might be a good candidate for a nose job. Your dissatisfaction with your nose can eventually lower your appreciation of your overall appearance or lead to anxiety and poor self-confidence. Not everyone you see is happy with their nose. […]

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Tip Revision Rhinoplasty

How Long Does it Take for the Tip of the Nose to Heal in a Revision Rhinoplasty Procedure?

A rhinoplasty procedure or surgery focuses on reshaping the structure of the nose due to cosmetic or medical concerns. This nose-altering process changes the nose’s upper and lower structure, affecting the bone, skin, cartilage, and sometimes all three.

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Nose Job Results

How Long Does a Typical Nose Job Last?

Anyone ready to get rid of imperfections in their nose can undergo rhinoplasty. It’s a procedure that surgically alters the shape of the nose to improve its aesthetics and balance the features of the face. Many people find that their satisfaction and appreciation for their nose and features return after their procedures, and their self-confidence […]

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Recover From a Mini Facelift

How Long Does it Take to Recover From a Mini Facelift Procedure?

Aging doesn’t just show up on the body. The first signs often appear in the lower portion of the face as sagging, drooping, and wrinkled skin and softening contours. Anyone interested in discreetly rejuvenating their face with a procedure that barely leaves behind a trace should consider a mini facelift. Unlike the traditional facelift, the […]

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facelift results

How Long Does a Facelift Last?

Every year, millions of people opt for cosmetic procedures like the facelift to help them maintain their youthful appearances. Anyone tired of using different products, diets, supplements, and strategies to keep the effects of time from leaving their mark on their faces may be surprised to learn that a facelift could be the answer to […]

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nose job costs

How Much Does a Nose Job Cost With Insurance?

The nose is one of the most noticeable features of the face that plays an important role in overall personal satisfaction with one’s appearance, confidence, and self-esteem. Though there’s no such thing as the perfect nose, many people find it challenging to ignore imperfections that detract from their physical appearance.

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expect with facelift

What to Expect with a Facelift?

If you’re contemplating a facelift, you may have some concerns about what to expect with the procedure. Facelifts are ideal for anyone who is unhappy with their appearance due to aging, trauma, or other reasons. Use the following information to learn some important preoperative and postoperative considerations to better prepare for your procedure and ensure […]

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benefits of a facelift

The Benefits of a Facelift for Men and Women

If you are ready to reset the clock on your appearance, look no further than a facelift. It’s a cosmetic procedure that is suitable for both men and women. The procedure lifts sagging jowls, decreases extra padding that contributes to unwanted roundness/softness, and leaves behind a more chiseled and defined appearance, especially around the cheeks, […]

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eyelid surgery

How Long Does It Take to Recover from Eyelid Surgery?

Eyelid surgery is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that millions of people turn to improve the appearance and function of their eyes. It’s one of the most popular antiaging treatments available. Dr. Hershcovitch, MD offers the following insight into factors that affect the time it takes patients to recover from blepharoplasty. Eyelid Surgery Recovery and […]

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woman getting facelift

Which Are The Best Facelift and Facial Rejuvenation Techniques in Burbank?

Growing older should not mean you have forever lost your youthful good looks. Rhytidectomy, also known as facial rejuvenation or popularly facelift, is an excellent way to reverse aging signs and look younger for longer. Thanks to the advancement of medical and cosmetic technologies, facelift techniques are more effective and safer than ever. Since people […]

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How Do I Decide Between an Open Rhinoplasty or a Closed Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty is more than a nose job performed by a plastic surgeon to alter the appearance and function of the nose on a patient’s face. It can also repair deviated septums and other breathing complications emanating from such medical issues like cleft palates, broken noses, previous rhinoplasties or tumors. Aesthetic, revisionist, and medically necessary repairs […]

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senior woman and hands with cosmetic marker

How to Know When You Should Get a Facelift Revision

The outcome of getting a facelift should be exciting and rejuvenating, but from time to time the results aren’t what you expected. Sometimes an undesired outcome is the result of having a doctor who didn’t specialize in facial plastics, or one who doesn’t utilize the latest techniques. Fortunately, a facelift revision is possible to correct […]

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surgeon preparing for rhinoplasty

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting Rhinoplasty

People consider rhinoplasty for a number of reasons—sometimes it’s for a desired aesthetic change, sometimes it’s for structural repair from injury, and sometimes it’s for revision from another surgery. Whatever the reason, rhinoplasty is a complex plastic surgery and you should ask yourself the below 10 questions to help determine if you’re ready. 1—Do I […]

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3 Reasons Only a Facial Plastic Surgeon Should Perform Your Rhinoplasty

Although any licensed surgeon can legally perform rhinoplasty, few specialize in it. This information should be of interest to those who are considering nose surgery either for cosmetic or functional concerns. The reason is that multiple plates of cartilage and bone must be manipulated during the procedure. Even general training in plastic surgery does not […]

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Bulbous Tip Nose Surgery: What to Know about this Specific Rhinoplasty

Since your nose is one of the most prominent features of your face, you naturally want it to be proportionate to your other features. If you have what’s commonly called a bulbous nose, it can be resized or reshaped with a plastic surgery procedure known as a rhinoplasty. During rhinoplasty, a nose with a round, […]

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Eye Makeup Tips After Eyelid Surgery

We’ve seen it time and time again –  after our patients have blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), they want to show off their beautiful, new results. Because their eyes are less puffy, with no skin drooping or undereye circles, they can’t wait to draw attention to their rejuvenated look. But after this operation, we warn our patients […]

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Three Reasons to Keep Your Chemical Peels to the Shady Fall Season

While Summer is still here, the cooler Fall temperatures will be with us soon. Although there is much fun to enjoy during the warmer months when outdoor activities abound, Fall is the season to give our skin some rest from constantly being bombarded with UV rays and wind. Although the toll of our environment can […]

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How to Adapt Your Skincare Routine to Southern California Dry Summer Air

At a time when fall fashions appear on stocking shelves at your favorite retail outlet, many women have yet to change their skincare routine to adapt to the dryer summer season. Double board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Matt Hershcovitch offers non-surgical skincare treatments designed to keep your skin young and beautiful. It is as simple as […]

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Three Reasons Why Summer is the Ideal Time for Rhinoplasty

Cosmetic surgery for nose appearance is more typical with teenagers than with any other age group. The reason? Because aesthetic nose surgery is best done when you’re young, and when you’re young, it’s essential to look your best. But when is the best time for most patients to plan for rhinoplasty? Given the schedule of […]

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Should I Limit My Sun Exposure After a Facelift?

Congratulations! You’ve recently undergone a facelift! This is the start of a new and improved you brimming with confidence. But wait! There are some things you should take into consideration to ensure you heal properly, as excessive sunlight exposure can cause some setbacks to your facelift results. Due to the nature of a facelift surgery, […]

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How to Care for Your Skin after Laser Resurfacing

Laser resurfacing is an outpatient procedure that can help reduce the appearance of facial wrinkles, scars, and other skin irregularities. The procedure works by directing short concentrated beams of light to the affect areas, removing irregular skin, layer by layer, until reaching the desired result. This treatment procedure may also be referred to as lasabrasion, […]

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Understanding The Benefits of Chemical Peels

Understanding The Benefits of Chemical Peels A chemical peel is a popular choice for people who are interested in reducing the effects of acne, wrinkles, and hyperpigmentation without surgery. The solution applied to the face during a chemical peel penetrates different levels of your skin so older outer layers can peel off to let new […]

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injection of Botox on a woman's face

Surprising Uses For Botox That Don’t Include Wrinkles

Botox is easily the most well-known and popular cosmetic treatments of all time. It has been portrayed extensively in the media, and it is one of the best ways to combat the effects of fine lines and wrinkles. Botox works by facilitating muscle relaxation and promotes natural and long-lasting rejuvenation. While Botox is a popular […]

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