What Procedures Are Available for the Nipples/Areolas?
When women come to Brown Plastic Surgery for any type of breast consultation, they often ask me if there’s anything they can do to change the appearance of their nipples or areolas during surgery. Because the nipple/areolar complex is so vital to the aesthetics of the breasts, it’s an important consideration during any breast procedure.
The good news is that I offer customized procedures that can help resolve many of the common concerns women have: hanging, inverted, or long nipples, and/or disproportionately […]
Are Breast Implants Safe?
There’s been a lot of media coverage recently about breast augmentation surgery, and whether or not it’s safe. If you wish you had larger, fuller breasts, you may be a good candidate for breast augmentation – but I understand if you’re worried or confused about it, considering all the conflicting information out there. Typically, breast augmentation involves the use of silicone or saline breast implants to enhance your breasts. But, is this procedure safe? Below, I discuss how breast augmentation using implants works […]
How Can I Regain My Pre-Pregnancy Body?
Becoming a mother is one of the most incredible experiences in life. However, it can change your body tremendously, leaving you longing for your pre-pregnancy figure. A mommy makeover can help you regain your pre-pregnancy body – restoring both your physique and your self-confidence. Keep reading to learn more about what a mommy makeover is and how it works. View More Patient Results
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What’s the Recovery Time for a Tummy Tuck?
It can be a challenge to get rid of excess skin and fat in your midsection. Even if you eat healthy and exercise regularly, you may find it difficult to improve the appearance of your abdominal area. That’s where a tummy tuck comes in.
A tummy tuck, also known as an abdominoplasty, can tighten the lower and upper regions of your abdomen so you can begin to feel more like yourself again after pregnancy and childbirth, or after […]
How Can I Reduce Wrinkles Without Needing Surgery
Let’s face it: wrinkles are a part of getting older. The good news is that we don’t have to undergo surgery to resolve them. At Brown Plastic Surgery, we offer a variety of skin treatments to help you reduce wrinkles without surgery. These treatments do not come with any anesthesia or significant downtime, and some are completely needle-free. Let’s take a closer look at a few of our non-invasive facial rejuvenation treatments. […]
How Long is Recovery From a Mommy Makeover?
After pregnancy and childbirth, many women find that their bodies have drastically changed and it’s difficult – perhaps impossible – to return to their pre-baby look. Fortunately, a mommy makeover can help restore fullness in the breasts, tighten slackened abdominal skin and reduce fat in the torso. I recommend you wait at least six months after pregnancy before undergoing this procedure. If you’re a woman who leads a busy life, you may be wondering how long it takes […]
Gummy Bear Implants
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced the approval of the Natrelle 410 breast implant, aka “the gummy bear” implant made by Allergan to increase breast size in women 22 years and older and to rebuild breast tissue in women of any age. Dr. Richard J. Brown is amongst the first Board Certified plastic surgeons by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in Scottsdale to be certified to use this implant.
Dr. Brown plans on using this implant for reconstructive and cosmetic purposes in women who qualify as a good candidate for this implant.
If you are considering the new tear drop shaped breast implant for breast augmentation or breast reconstruction, please contact our office for a consultation to see if you are a good candidate for this implant.