Does Non-Surgical Body Contouring Work?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/18/2020

We all want to look and feel our fittest. It’s the driving force behind exercising and eating right. But sometimes, despite our best efforts, little bits of nagging fat or sagging skin can continue to cling to our bodies, often in the most undesirable places. Exercise aside, ridding your body of larger areas of excess

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The Most Popular Male Plastic Surgery Procedures

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/17/2020

As they get older, men’s lifestyles change a lot, and these changes may have a huge impact on their look. Their diet, as well as exercise patterns, can fluctuate and they usually don’t get as much sleep as they used to. The number of men who opt for plastic surgery in the United States is

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Your Options for Minimally Invasive Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/21/2020

If you are considering plastic surgery, your main goal is to have a successful outcome. You are looking for ways that you can improve your appearance. You may be focusing on a facial feature, a breast enhancement, a boost for your buttocks, or want to trim off excess fat. A lift could be the solution

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All About AccuTite Skin Tightening

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/01/2020

Do you have sagging brows or laugh lines on your face? Although you may not admit it, these features can affect your self-confidence and make you feel self-conscious. Luckily, with AccuTite Skin Tightening, you can treat these areas without undergoing surgery. Here is all you need to know about the AccuTite Skin Tightening Treatment we

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What to Do Before Liposuction

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 06/23/2020

If you’ve decided to have liposuction, you’re probably curious about what you might have to do to prepare. There are several steps that patients should take both before and after they set a date for the surgery. If you’re interested in liposuction, here are some steps you can take to prepare. Reach Your Goal Weight

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Should I Get a Breast Lift, Breast Augmentation, or Both?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 06/12/2020

Have aging, weight fluctuations, or having babies taken a toll on the appearance of your breasts? Would you like to make changes? Perhaps make your breasts fuller or give them a more lifted appearance? Fortunately, cosmetic surgery will serve your needs and give you the transformation you desire. Nonetheless, when exploring breast enhancement procedures, it’s

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Why Male Breast Reduction for Gynecomastia is on the Rise

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 06/08/2020

A masculine, toned chest is a goal for most men, but some cannot achieve it for genetic or hormonal reasons. This condition is technically referred to as gynecomastia and affects an estimated 25% of adult men, usually those over the age of 50. In the past, most men just lived with the condition, but today

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Are Radiofrequency Treatments Really Safe?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 03/26/2020

Radiofrequency treatments are a non-surgical option for tightening up sagging skin. However, if you’ve never considered your options for radiofrequency treatments or are concerned about whether it’s safe, then it’s important to learn more about your treatment options. Here’s what to know about radiofrequency treatments with Dr. Shienbaum and what you can expect. How Do

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What is BodyTite, and How Does it Work?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 03/24/2020

Following a strict diet and exercising regularly isn’t always enough to rid the body of stubborn deposits of fat. These fat deposits linger around the abdomen, buttocks and upper arms no matter how much you might try to train and diet them away. Feeling and looking out of shape can drastically affect your self-esteem, especially

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Is Liposuction Right for You? Facts About its Safety

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 10/16/2019

Liposuction is a popular type of cosmetic surgery procedure that eliminates stubborn fat from problem areas in the body. It can help to create better contouring in the problem area and leave the person slimmer, with a preferred shape. The most common areas on which liposuction is performed include the abdomen, hips, thighs, and buttocks.

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The Scope of a Mommy Makeover

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 10/14/2019

The Mommy makeover is gaining popularity, thanks to celebrity transitions after becoming mothers, and to the advancement in medical technology. The use of invasive plastic surgery is not a new concept after pregnancy, but it has improved over the years and therefore giving mothers a chance to regain their body and confidence. What is a mommy makeover

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Will A Tummy Tuck Give Me Curves?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 10/14/2019

What can a tummy tuck do? The tummy tuck is one of the best ways to remove excess skin and stubborn fat after life events like pregnancy or extensive weight loss. In these cases, the underlying muscles can become stretched and ineffective at supporting your body, leading to looseness or even back pain. In many

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Turn Heads with a Mommy Makeover

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 06/27/2019

From finding out you’re pregnant to watching your tummy grow, becoming a mother can be one of the most rewarding experiences in a woman’s life. Unfortunately, after your baby is born and you settle into a daily routine, it can be tough to find time or energy to hit the gym. Those once beautiful changes

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How The Brazilian Butt Lift Is Performed

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 06/06/2019

The Brazilian butt lift (BBL) is also referred to as buttock augmentation. If you are considering undergoing BBL, it is essential to understand every step of the procedure. Fortunately, we have highlighted how the Brazilian butt lift is performed. Here are the steps: 1. Marking The Incision For Fat Transfer The plastic surgeon uses the

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Are Brazilian Butt Lifts Safe?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 05/13/2019

Are you tired of the regular squats sessions in the gym that are not giving you the results you deserve? You could be a perfect candidate for the Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL). This is one of the best procedures for those who wish to enhance the shape of their bottom and trim their waistline. Unlike

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How Long Is Recovery Time After Breast Implant Surgery?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 04/02/2019

Breast enlargement is the most popular form of plastic surgery in the United States. Millions of American women have undergone this procedure to augment their breast size. Any form of elective surgery poses a quandary for patients, and breast augmentation is no different. It’s important to remember that breast enlargement is an entire process that

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How to Ensure a Comfortable Tummy Tuck Recovery

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 02/11/2019

Waiting for your tummy tuck procedure day should be exciting, but it’s also normal to feel anxious about your recovery afterwards. The best way to calm your nerves is to make sure you’re fully prepared. Here’s what you can do during your recovery to ensure your comfort: Manage nausea and discomfort Every patient will experience

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What is Tummy Tuck Recovery Like?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 01/20/2019

Tummy tuck, also called abdominoplasty, is among the most common cosmetic surgeries that are performed in the world today. It has evolved over the years and it has turned to be the most effective procedure used for contouring the midsection. Because of the nature of this procedure, there is some recovery involved. Different factors play

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Why Choose A Tummy Tuck?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 01/10/2019

There are many reasons why you might decide to undergo the tummy tuck procedure. There are some who get it because of aesthetic reasons while others consider it as a method of boosting their self esteem. The tummy tuck can be done on both men and women. Some women will want to get rid of

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How Does Liposuction Work?

By Brandon Plastic Surgery On 01/08/2019

If you suffer from stubborn fat that refuses to budge with diet and exercise, you might consider liposuction for your contouring procedure! During a liposuction procedure, the doctor will make a small incision and he will insert a hollow tube known as a cannula in the deep fat layer. It is safe to work within

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How Long Does a Mommy Makeover Take?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/17/2018

How Long Does a Mommy Makeover Take? How long the mommy makeover will take depends on the type of procedures that you wish to undergo. How many procedures you want to get will impact how long you will be on the surgical table. There are different procedures that may be performed within mommy makeover. You

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What Should I Expect After my Mommy Makeover?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/13/2018

If you’re considering treatment with the mommy makeover to restore your pre-pregnancy body, it’s important to first understand what kind of recovery process to expect before you can enjoy your results. You should also understand that the recovery period will be different from one person to another. Talk to your surgeon about your unique recovery

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Should Liposuction be Included in Your Mommy Makeover?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/11/2018

Some people may not be aware of what’s included in the mommy makeover and whether liposuction is a part of the procedure or not. While liposuction can be performed alone to remove stubborn fat, the technique is often combined with other body contouring procedures for optimal improvements. So, should liposuction be part of your mommy

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Should I Have a Mini or Full Tummy Tuck?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/26/2018

It may be confusing to some people to differentiate a full tummy tuck from a mini tummy tuck.  For some people, “mini” may mean shorter incision, however, the medical use of a mini tummy tuck is that it will only work on the lower abdomen and there will be no incision at the belly button

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Mommy Makeover: What Procedures are Included?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/26/2018

Having children is wonderful; however, motherhood may lead to significant changes in the body of a woman. Even if mothers consider such changes to be an honor, some women will not be happy with how their post pregnancy body looks such as stretch marks, abdominal skin, sagging breasts, thicker waist and stretch marks.  Some women

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Signs You are A Good Candidate for Body Contouring After Weight Loss

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/20/2018

Congratulations, you have shed those stubborn pounds and are now at a healthy and stable weight. However, you may find that you are left with excess skin and uneven fat deposits that just won’t go away at the gym. Body contouring procedures can help to address these issues for a more comfortable and confident you!

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Breast Lift Results: What to Expect

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/18/2018

A breast lift, also known as a mastopexy, is a popular procedure done for women aiming to achieve a more youthful shape. Following childbirth and breastfeeding, weight loss, or aging, many women find that their breasts have lost volume and tend to droop. A breast lift can help to restore the breasts to a perkier

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Breast Lift Vs. Breast Augmentation: The Right Procedure for You

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/13/2018

Breast Lift Breast lift surgery, also known as mastopexy, addresses the problem of uneven or sagging breasts, drooping nipples, stretched areolas and decreased breast volume. This procedure is recommended by surgeons when women are not satisfied with the contours of their breasts. These problems with breasts usually appear when women are pregnant, gain or lose

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Brazilian Butt Lift: The Shape You Desire

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/10/2018

Brazilian Butt Lift is also known as buttock augmentation and it is a procedure in which the buttock profile of a person is improved or lifted. The gluteal area is reshaped and usually enhanced with the help of a surgical procedure. The most common methods used for reshaping and enlarging the buttocks involve usage of

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Choose the Hourglass Tummy Tuck for a Curvaceous Silhouette

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/06/2018

Every woman wants to have an hourglass figure; after all, it’s a classic sign of beauty. However, sometimes it can be hard to achieve, especially if you have experienced pregnancy. Thankfully, there is a procedure meant to help you achieve the figure of your dreams: The Hourglass Tummy Tuck. What is The Hourglass Tummy Tuck?

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The Basics of a Mommy Makeover

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/04/2018

Pregnancy can be an exciting and beautiful time in a woman’s life. However, it can also result in many changes in the body. Oftentimes, these changes are stubborn and hard to correct with exercise alone. This is why many women choose to undergo the mommy makeover, a collection of plastic surgery procedures to help correct

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Combining Liposuction with a Tummy Tuck for Optimal Results

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/23/2018

You have probably heard of both the tummy tuck procedure and liposuction. And you are probably aware that they are both body contouring procedures. However, did you know that they are often combined to produce the best results? Many people are not aware that many different cosmetic procedures are often combined to “kill two birds

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FDA Warns Against Use of Energy-Based Devices to Perform Vaginal Cosmetic Procedures

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/21/2018

The FDA Safety Communication has put out a warning against using energy-bases devices to perform vaginal cosmetic procedures. Certain device manufacturers have been marketing their energy-based medical device for vaginal rejuvenation or cosmetic vaginal procedures. However, the safety and effectiveness of these medical devices to perform these types of procedures has not been established. These

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How Does VASER Liposuction Work?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/16/2018

There are many types of liposuction used today, and one of the most popular is VASER liposuction. VASER is a liposuction technique that uses ultrasound energy to heat fat cells and remove them. It is most commonly used to sculpt, etch, and define the bodies of individuals who are fit and athletic, but cannot reach

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The Benefits of BodyTite

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/14/2018

Are you looking to eliminate stubborn fat pockets, but don’t want to deal with incisions, scars, or lengthy downtime? If this sounds like you, BodyTite in Brandon may be the answer! Read on to learn more about this procedure and the many benefits it offers. Elimination of Stubborn Fat BodyTite is a great, noninvasive way

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Common Questions About Vaginal Rejuvenation Recovery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/09/2018

Vaginal rejuvenation is rising in popularity among women due to its ability to address common feminine issues. Labiaplasty is a popular form of vaginal rejuvenation to help remove drooping labia minora, which can cause pain and discomfort. Not only is this a safe and effective procedure, it can also help to boost many women’s confidence.

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What Can an Arm Lift Do for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/07/2018

Nobody wants sagging skin on their upper arms, and sometimes, this condition cannot be corrected through exercise alone. An arm lift is a great solution to sagging skin that creates a “bat wing” appearance due to weight loss or aging. Read on to learn more about this procedure and what to expect. Who is a

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Rejuvenate Your Face with FaceTite

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/02/2018

As we age, our skin can lose collagen and elastin, leading to saggy skin on the face and neck. If you are looking to address signs of aging such as sagging skin, deep lines, and loose skin, FaceTite may be able to help. What Does FaceTite Involve? FaceTite is a minimally-invasive procedure that is performed

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What You Need to Know About VASER Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/31/2018

Many of us deal with stubborn fat deposits that just won’t seem to budge, despite diet and exercise. Liposuction is a great, comprehensive solution to this issue. There are a number of different liposuction techniques that can be used to achieve your aesthetic goals. Read on to learn more about one of these popular techniques:

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How BodyTite Can Help Eliminate Stubborn Fat Pockets

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/26/2018

Everyone strives to look and feel their best, and diet and exercise are the cornerstones of staying fit. However, sometimes diet and exercise alone are just not sufficient. BodyTite is a great, nonsurgical solution to help you eliminate stubborn areas of fat. What is BodyTite BodyTite is a minimally-invasive body contouring procedure to reduce fat

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The Basics of Vaginal Rejuvenation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/24/2018

The Basics of Vaginal Rejuvenation Now more than ever, vaginal rejuvenation is increasing in popularity among women. This treatment is a great solution for improving the outward appearance of the vaginal structures, as well as improve comfort and quality of life. Read on to learn more about this procedure. What is Vaginal Rejuvenation? Vaginal rejuvenation

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5 Rhinoplasty Facts You Didn’t Know

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/23/2018

Many of us are familiar with the rhinoplasty procedure, also known as a nose job. Those who are unhappy with their nose can be self-conscious about their entire appearance since the nose typically brings harmony to the face. If you are considering a rhinoplasty procedure, read on for five things about the procedure you probably

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What Can Fillers Treat?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/17/2018

Nonsurgical treatments are on the rise, due to their lack of incisions, scarring, and downtime. Dermal fillers are on the most popular nonsurgical treatment options today. But, what exactly do fillers do and what issues can they address? Read on for answers. Wrinkles and Folds Restylane and Juvederm are used to correct moderate facial wrinkles

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What You Should Know Before Getting a Tummy Tuck

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/13/2018

Many individuals are dealing with excess fat and skin on their abdomen. The most common cause of this is childbirth or weight loss. If you are considering a tummy tuck to help improve your appearance and confidence, understanding the fundamentals of the procedure is important. Be sure to educate yourself on the following things before

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Treatment Options for Younger-Looking Skin

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/10/2018

Most everyone wants to achieve clear, youthful skin. However, as we age, our skin can become dry, dull, and pigmented. There is an array of skin procedures available to help improve your skin quality and help to make your skin look younger, including chemical peels, lasers, microneedling, and microdermabrasion. Chemical Peels- A chemical peel is

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Facelift or Botox: Which is Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/05/2018

So, you are noticing some lines and wrinkles in your face, and signs of aging are becoming apparent. You may be able to benefit from a cosmetic procedure in Brandon, however, which one is right for you? Do you need a nonsurgical solution like Botox, or a more invasive option like a facelift? Read on

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What You Need to Know About the Facelift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/03/2018

As we age, our skin can begin to sag, and lines and wrinkles can begin to form, making us look older than we feel. Many individuals turn to the facelift procedure in Brandon to help combat these signs of aging for comprehensive facial rejuvenation. Read on to learn more about facelift surgery and how it

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What is the Difference Between Botox and Fillers?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/28/2018

Are you beginning to see signs of facial aging such as lines, wrinkles, or lost youthful volume in the midface? If so, you are not alone. Many people know that Botox and fillers can help them to look younger, however, many are still confused about how they differ. Read on to learn more about Botox

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Saline vs Silicone Breast Implants

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/26/2018

When deciding to receive a breast augmentation in Brandon, there are many things that you must take into consideration. One of the most important decisions that you will make is which type of breast implant you will choose. Read on to learn about the different types of implants and how they are different from each

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How Gynecomastia Affects Teens and Adults

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/21/2018

During puberty, hormonal fluctuations often cause some degree of male breast enlargement. However, this usually dissipates by the time a man reaches his 20s. However, some men may have gynecomastia, a condition in which excess glandular breast tissue causes an enlargement of the male breasts that does not naturally go away. Gynecomastia can affect both

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What is Capsular Contracture?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/19/2018

Like all types of surgery, breast augmentation comes with some possible complications. These issues may arise in certain individuals because everyone’s body deals with breast implants differently. For example, some people may develop thicker scar tissue, while others may only develop subtle scarring. With breast augmentation, breast implants are used to increase the size of

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Tips to Care for Your Skin This Summer

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/14/2018

Summer is finally here, which calls for more beach days and more fun in the sun! However, don’t forget to take the proper steps to care for your skin when spending time outdoors! We have put together some tips on how to keep your skin looking radiant this summer. Sunscreen is a Must! UV rays

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What to Research Before a Tummy Tuck

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/12/2018

Like any plastic surgery procedure, it is important to do your research before booking a tummy tuck surgery date. Knowing what to expect from the procedure and how it is performed can help you to make the best decisions possible regarding your procedure.  Read on to learn about what you should look into regarding tummy

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What are the Different Tummy Tuck Techniques?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/07/2018

Many people have heard of the tummy tuck procedure. This procedure helps you achieve a flatter abdomen by removing excess skin and fat. However, did you know that there are multiple tummy tuck techniques? If you are considering a tummy tuck procedure for a flatter tummy read on to learn more about your options. Full

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What Should You Consider Before Plastic Surgery?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/05/2018

While we all aim to feel comfortable in our skin, some of us may have some feelings of insecurity regarding certain areas of our bodies. Plastic surgery may be an option to help remedy these “problem” areas so that you feel more confident. However, it is important to consider your options before committing to invasive

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Common Liposuction Misconceptions Explained

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/24/2018

While liposuction is a common plastic surgery procedure performed today, there are surprisingly still misconceptions surrounding it. We have put together a list of the most common liposuction misconceptions, as what the actual facts are. Myth: Liposuction can help you lose weight Fact: Most patients who undergo liposuction only lose about 2-5 pounds in total.

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The 4 Factors of Breast Augmentation You Should Know About

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/22/2018

Breast augmentation is currently the most popular plastic surgery procedure in the U.S. However when it comes to breast implants, many patients are confused or overwhelmed when selecting the right implant for them or researching different surgical techniques. We have put together a list of the five factors that you should consider when thinking about

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Rejuvenate your Hands with Radiesse

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/17/2018

Do your hands give away your age? Over time, the backs of our hands can begin to lose volume and form wrinkles, making our hands look older than we feel. Radiesse in Brandon is a great solution to this issue, and can rejuvenate your hands for a more youthful look. About Radiesse for Hands Radiesse

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Can You Benefit from a Breast Reduction?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/15/2018

Women with disproportionately large breasts understand the discomfort that they can cause. Not only can large breasts make it hard to fit into certain clothing items, they can also cause back and neck pain, interfere with sports and other activities, and draw unwanted attention to one’s appearance. If you feel that your breasts are too

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Boost Your Booty with a Brazilian Butt Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/10/2018

Today, big, curvy booties are all the rage. With celebrities like the Kardashians making this trend skyrocket, more and more women are seeking out plastic surgery to enhance their behinds. The Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) is an extremely popular procedure to achieve just that! Read on to learn more about this procedure and what to

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Things to Know Before Getting Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/08/2018

Most everyone holds some unwanted extra fat on body, whether it be their midsection, hips, thighs, or other areas. While diet and exercise can sometimes eliminate these areas of fat, sometimes it is just not enough. In these instances, liposuction in Brandon may be able to help. Read on to learn more about some things

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Slim Down with BodyTite!

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/03/2018

Do you have some problem areas that you would like to slime down? Perhaps you eat a healthy diet and exercise regularly, but can’t seem to get rid of that stubborn fat? If this sounds like you, you may be able to benefit from BodyTite in Brandon. Read on to learn more about BodyTite and

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Is a Mommy Makeover Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/01/2018

The mommy makeover is now one of the most popular combinations of plastic surgery procedures. It is specifically meant to address the issues that mothers face after experiencing pregnancy and breastfeeding. Because the mommy makeover is a combination of procedures, it is highly customizable, so you can focus on your own individual “trouble” area. Read

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Things to Know Before Eyelid Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/26/2018

Are you starting to notice that your eyelids are looking droopy? Perhaps they are covering part of your eyes, or simply make you look tired. Eyelid surgery is a popular plastic surgery procedure that can have a drastic effect on the face and improve a person’s self-confidence. Read on to learn about some things you

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Is Plastic Surgery Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/25/2018

Men and women of all ages choose to have plastic surgery for a variety of reasons. Some wish to normalize certain physical aspects of their body, while others wish to achieve a more dramatic look. Generally, individuals who wish to undergo plastic surgery are either happy with the appearance but have always wished to improve

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Give your Breasts a Boost with a Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/19/2018

Many women who have experienced pregnancy, breastfeeding, or weight loss also experience loss of breast volume. This can lead to breast ptosis, or drooping. A breast lift is a great solution to correct drooping breasts by volumetrically reshaping the breasts. Read on to learn more about the breast lift procedure in Brandon. How to Tell

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Plastic Surgery Procedures on the Rise

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/17/2018

New data from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) shows that many modern cosmetic surgical procedures are on the rise, and that surgical procedures account for 77% of all surveyed physicians’ business. The latest annual survey (Cosmetic Surgery National Data Bank Statistics) from the organization now reflects input exclusively from ABPS board-certified plastic

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Turn Back the Clock with Injectable Fillers

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/12/2018

Everyone begins to show signs of aging on their face, including lines, wrinkles, and loss of facial volume. While there are invasive plastic surgery procedures such as a facelift that can help to address these issues, there are also noninvasive options such as fillers for those living with only mild to moderate signs of aging,

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What a Tummy Tuck Can Do for You

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/10/2018

Are you dealing with that stubborn belly pooch that just won’t seem to go away? Many individuals who have experienced significant weight loss or pregnancy are left with excess skin and stubborn areas of fat that are resistant to diet and exercise. Tummy tuck in Brandon can help to address these issues for a more

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Breast Implant Options

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/05/2018

Breast augmentation is currently the most popular cosmetic procedure to date. And this is no surprise, as this procedure can significantly improve the size and shape of the breasts for a boost in confidence. However, many individuals are not familiar with the different types of implants available for breast augmentation today. We have put together

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Rejuvenate Your Complexion with PRP Therapy

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/03/2018

Have you ever wished that you could turn back the aging process for younger-looking, more radiant skin? While creams and serums may claim to do the trick, they are often not strong enough to significantly diminish signs of aging. PRP Therapy in Brandon is a breakthrough treatment option that can help to turn back the

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Nonsurgical Treatments for Younger-Looking Skin

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/29/2018

Summer is just around the corner, which makes now a great time to focus on getting the flawless, youthful skin you deserve. At Brandon Plastic Surgery, we offer a wide range of nonsurgical treatments, so you can look and feel your best with minimal downtime. Read on to learn more about these treatments. Microneedling During

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What to Expect from a Tummy Tuck

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/27/2018

Individuals who experience pregnancy and significant weight fluctuations can be left with excess skin or weakened abdominal muscles, which can easily be corrected by a tummy tuck procedure in Brandon. Read on to learn more about what this procedure can and can’t do. Tummy tuck can create a flat abdomen The tummy tuck procedure can

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Facial Rejuvenation Treatment Options

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/22/2018

Our faces are often the very first areas to show signs of aging. Diminished collagen production can cause lines and wrinkles, as well as lax skin. If you are living with signs of facial aging that make you feel older than you are, there are a number of facial rejuvenation treatments that can help. Read

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How to Treat Gynecomastia

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/20/2018

Gynecomastia is a condition in which male breast tissue is enlarged. This condition can occur at any age, and can be the result of hormonal changes, obesity, of the use of certain drugs. Although gynecomastia does not cause any major health issues, it can lead to low self-esteem and lack of confidence in sufferers. Thankfully,

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Do I Need a Breast Augmentation or Lift?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/15/2018

If you are unhappy with your breasts, you may be considering some sort of surgical solution to achieve your goals. However, sometimes it’s not always clear which procedure will address your specific concerns. In addition to identifying the right procedure, you may also want to consider a combination of techniques for optimal improvement. Keep reading

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Address 3 Common Skin Concerns with Microneedling

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/13/2018

There are not many minimally invasive treatments that provide improvement for as many skin concerns as microneedling. Microneedling has been around for a long time and was first introduced as “derma rolling” which consisted of several tiny needles rolled over the skin. Within the last few years, a new way of microneedling was developed in

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What Laser Treatments Can Do for You

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/08/2018

You’ve probably heard of all the different laser treatments available that claim to do many different things. It can be a little disorienting, though, trying to figure out what makes them different and why. It can also be difficult to figure out which one is best for you. Dr. Shienbaum offers many different laser treatments

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Your Options for Fat Transfer

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/06/2018

If you’re considering undergoing a Liposuction procedure, then you might have heard something about fat transfer techniques. That’s because fat transfer can be a great option to augment areas that have lost volume at the same time as your fat removal procedure. This technique can be highly beneficial as an all-in-one procedure to remove fat

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Is Breast Reduction Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/01/2018

Women who are living with disproportionally large breasts understand the discomfort associated, including back and neck pain, painful grooves from bra straps, and the emotional stress is can take. Breast reduction surgery in Brandon can help to address these problems, as well as alleviate feeling of self-consciousness. Breast Augmentation Overview Breast reduction surgery can change

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Common Misconceptions About Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/27/2018

Liposuction is a very popular procedure performed to slim the body. However, there are still many misconceptions surrounding this procedure. We have listed the most common misunderstands, and what you should know about liposuction. Liposuction Can Remove Cellulite While liposuction can remove stubborn pockets of fat, it cannot remove cellulite. Cellulite occurs when subcutaneous fat

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How a Neck Lift Can Rejuvenate Your Appearance

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/22/2018

The neck is often one of the first places to show our age. Turkey wattle, fatty jowls, and neck banding can all cause us to look older than we feel. A neck lift is a great way to rejuvenate our appearance and take years off of our neck and face for a boost in confidence!

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Things to Consider Before Breast Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/20/2018

Women who are unhappy with the size of their breasts and wish to achieve a larger chest can often benefit from a breast augmentation. While this procedure is very popular, it is important to fully understand what it involves and what to expect. Here are a few things that you should consider before undergoing breast

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Top Nonsurgical Solutions for Younger Looking Skin

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/15/2018

Fine lines, wrinkles, and facial sagging affects us all eventually. However, when the first signs of aging do occur, there are several options available to diminish their appearance. Many individuals opt out of surgical procedures because they don’t want the discomfort and downtime that comes with it. If you want to fight signs of aging

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Which Body Contouring Procedure is Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/13/2018

There are a lot of factors that can contribute to poor-body contour. Different plastic surgery procedures can target different concerns and are sometimes combined for optimal results! If you’re feeling unhappy and lacking confidence due to sagging, you might consider one of these contouring procedures to slim your figure. Liposuction Liposuction is a very popular

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Preparing for a Successful Breast Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/08/2018

Scheduling your breast augmentation can be exciting, and possibly nerve-racking! While undergoing a surgical procedure is a big deal, taking the proper actions to be fully prepared can help the process go a lot more smoothly and comfortably. Keep reading to find out what you can do leading up to your procedure to make your

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The Best Lift for Your Facial Sagging

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/06/2018

Facial sagging and deep wrinkles are an unavoidable effect of time that eventually we all suffer from. Luckily there are many plastic surgery procedures available to take some of those years off of your appearance! The facelift is a very well-known procedure that many assume will improve their concerns, however there are several other facial

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Tighten Up Your Skin with Pelleve

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/01/2018

Throughout our lives, collagen production can begin to slowly decrease, causing signs of aging such as fine lines, wrinkles, and loose skin. Pelleve in Brandon can help, using radiofrequency energy to gently tighten the skin, resulting in a more youthful appearance and a boost in confidence! About Pelleve Pelleve is a radiofrequency skin tightening procedure

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Refresh Your Skin with Chemical Peels

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/29/2018

When you look into the mirror, are you noticing that your skin is looking less-than-perfect? There are many common skin conditions that can affect our complexion, including acne, acne scars, fine lines and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, rough skin, and sun damage. Chemical peels are a great noninvasive solution to these problems for a beautiful glow. Read

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Enhance Your Booty in Time for Summer

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/18/2018

A full, round booty is super popular at the moment, and for good reason! Full buttocks can help to ensure an overall proportionate figure, help your clothes to fit better, and result in a boost in confidence! If you are looking to enhance your buttocks, a Brazilian Butt Lift in Brandon may be the answer.

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How Gynecomastia Surgery Can Improve Your Life

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/16/2018

Men living with gynecomastia understand the negative impact this condition can have on their self-esteem. If you are tired of living with the effects of gynecomastia and are ready to take back your confidence, gynecomastia surgery in Brandon may be right for you! Read on to learn more about the procedure. What is Gynecomastia? Gynecomastia

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Tummy Tuck Vs. Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/11/2018

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your belly there are two core options for cosmetic correction, tummy tuck. These two procedures can help a patient correct the physical appearance of the abdominal area but using different methods. Understanding the difference between the two surgeries is very important when looking into different ways to

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How BodyTite Can Help You Start Your Summer Body Today

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/11/2018

Radiofrequency treatments had a great year last year. Radiofrequency technology has come a long way and has proved to be very effective for skin tightening and tissue toning treatments. Here at Brandon plastic surgery, we are a big fan of the BodyTite procedure as a body contouring procedure. While it may seem early to get

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By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/04/2018

The new year brings with it the opportunity for a fresh start. And for many moms, that includes restoring their pre-baby figures for a boost in confidence! If you are ready to take the first step towards tightening your tummy, rejuvenating your breasts, and feeling great about your body, read on to learn more about

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Rejuvenate Your Figure with Breast Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/03/2018

It’s a new year, making it the perfect time to rejuvenate your figure! If you are unhappy with the shape, size, or positioning of your breasts, there are a number of breast procedures that can be done to help you get the body of your dreams! At Brandon Plastic Surgery, we offer the following breast

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Tips to Maintain Your Liposuction Results

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/28/2017

Liposuction is a popular procedure option for individuals who wish to eliminate stubborn areas of fat and sculpt the body. Oftentimes pregnancy and genetics can cause stubborn areas of fat that are resistant to diet and exercise to stick around. Liposuction can remedy this issue for a more confident you. After receiving this procedure, patients

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Plump Your Lips with Fillers

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/28/2017

Today, both men and women are aiming to achieve fuller, plumper lips. Thanks to celebrities such as the Kardashians, fuller lips are now all the rage. If you want to get fuller lips in Brandon, you can do so with injectable fillers. Read on to learn more about this process. What are Fillers? Lip fillers,

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Tips for Gifting Plastic Surgery This Holiday

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/21/2017

The holiday season is here, which means it is a great time to get something special for someone you love! Gifting plastic surgery can help to change someone’s life for the better, and help to boost their self-esteem. However, there are some things that you should consider for gifting such a personal present. Read on

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How to Get Youthful Hands with Radiesse

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/19/2017

The face and neck are often the first places will begin to see signs of aging. However, have you ever considered your hands? Our hands can also give away our age, as the backs of our hands lose volume, and tendons and veins become more noticeable. Radiesse for hands in Brandon is a great, nonsurgical

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Preparing for Your Blepharoplasty Procedure

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/14/2017

Extra tissue around your eyes can make you look more tired, sad, and older than you feel. A blepharoplasty can improve the appearance of your eyes to remove extra loose skin and make your eyes more open and alert. Like any procedure, eyelid surgery requires a little preparation. Knowing how to prepare and what to

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Which Facial Lift is Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/12/2017

Your face is often the first area to show signs of aging such as sagging, folds, and wrinkles in the skin. a lift works to reposition tissue to a younger position and remove any excess skin and fat for a natural, but dramatically improved appearance! There are many different facial lifts out there and many

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Are You a Good Candidate for a Breast Reduction?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/07/2017

Are you tired of living with overly-large breasts? Are your large breasts causing pain or discomfort, or make it hard to take part in physical activities? If so, you may be able to benefit from a breast reduction. Breast reduction in Brandon, FL can reduce the size of the breasts for a more proportionate body

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An Overview of Breast Implant Shapes

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/05/2017

Are you considering breast augmentation in Brandon, FL? If so, there are many things that you need to take into account, including the shape of your breast implants. No two women have the exact same anatomy, so doing your research on the different breast implant shapes can benefit you. Read on for your breast implant

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Tummy Tuck After Pregnancy

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/30/2017

Pregnancy can be an exciting and beautiful experience. While you are ecstatic to bring your bundle of joy into the world, you may notice that the pregnancy process has taken a toll on your figure. If you are looking to restore your tummy to its pre-baby contour, a tummy tuck in Brandon can help. What

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Which is Right for You: Facelift or Botox?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/28/2017

Lines and wrinkles are an inevitable sign of aging. They occur when our skin starts to lose collagen and elastin with time. Today, there are a number of plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures and treatments that can work to take years off of your appearance. The two most popular are a facelift and Botox. However,

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Nonsurgical Options to Look Your Best this Holiday Season

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/23/2017

The holiday season is here, which means parties and get-togethers are right around the corner. If you feel that your appearance could use a pick-me-up, but are not looking for anything too drastic, these nonsurgical options may be a good choice. Check out the nonsurgical treatment options we offer in Brandon for a refreshed appearance

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Botox vs Fillers: Which is Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/21/2017

Aging is an inevitable part of life, and wrinkles and lines are bound to show up eventually. However, just because aging is unpreventable, doesn’t mean there aren’t steps that you can take to combat it. Botox and dermal fillers in Brandon are popular and easy solutions for smoothing wrinkles and lines, without surgery. However, while

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Things to Consider Before a Breast Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/16/2017

Breast augmentation is the most popular plastic surgery procedure to date, so many women are showing interest in the procedure. However, there are many things to consider before scheduling your breast augmentation to ensure safe and quality results. Read on for some things to take into account before surgery. Choose a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon When

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Who Can Benefit from a Mommy Makeover?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/14/2017

While motherhood can be one of life’s biggest joys, pregnancy can take a physical toll on a woman’s body.  A mommy makeover is an effective option for restoring a woman’s pre-baby figure. It includes a combination of procedures to meet each woman’s individual needs. Read on if you are interested in a mommy makeover to

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Restore Lost Facial Volume with Fillers

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/09/2017

When you look in the mirror, are you noticing a hollowed or thin look to your face? As we age, our skin loses elastin and collagen, which can cause lost volume in our face. If this sounds like you, you may be able to benefit from dermal fillers to restore this youthful volume. What are

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Botox vs Facelift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/07/2017

Are you starting to notice signs of aging in your face? Unwanted lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin are all side-effects of aging that can cause many individuals to appear tired or sad. There are a number of procedures that can be done to address these signs of aging, and two of the most popular are

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Say Goodbye to Summer Damage with Laser Skin Resurfacing

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/02/2017

Prolonged time in the sun during the summer months can lead to poor skin texture and tone, wrinkles and fine lines, sun spots, and reduced skin elasticity. Laser skin resurfacing in Brandon can help to rejuvenate the skin for a beautiful glow this holiday season. How Does It Work? Laser skin resurfacing works by stimulating

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Tips for a Smooth Rhinoplasty Experience

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/31/2017

Because the nose is located in the center of the face, it can pull the rest of the facial features together for a symmetrical facial appearance. However, if your nose is crooked, bulbous, or humped, it may appear unproportioned to the rest of your face. If you are unhappy with the size, shape, or symmetry

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Tighten Sagging Skin with Pelleve

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/26/2017

Aging comes with the reduction of collagen production, causing our skin to become looser and fine lines and wrinkles to form. Radiofrequency skin tightening, or Pelleve, is a great noninvasive solution to smooth and tighten to skin for a more youthful complexion. How it Works Pelleve uses radiofrequency energy to warm the skin deep beneath

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Rejuvenate Your Skin This Fall with Microneedling

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/24/2017

Everyone wants smooth, even, radiant skin. But environmental factors such as the sun, and genetic factors such as aging can often cause your complexion to look less-than perfect. For men and women who are looking to improve their skin, without significant downtime, microneedling in Brandon may be the answer. Read on to learn more about

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Which Tummy Tuck is Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/19/2017

Many individuals have heard of the tummy tuck procedure, a plastic surgery done to eliminate excess fat and skin from the abdomen, as well as tighten weakened abdominal muscles.  However, not many are aware that there are different tummy tuck procedure options to choose from. Read on to learn about these tummy tuck options in

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Traditional vs Natural Breast Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/17/2017

The majority of women considering breast augmentation in Brandon are interested in enhancing the size of their breasts while still achieving a natural-looking appearance. One of the biggest concerns for many women is that they will go “too big” with their breast size, and end up with breasts that are disproportionate to their body size.

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Say Goodbye to Protruding Ears with Otoplasty

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/12/2017

When thinking of plastic surgery, the ears do not usually come to mind. However, those living with protruding or misshapen ears understand the self-consciousness and embarrassment they can cause. Otoplasty surgery in Brandon can correct protruding or misshapen ears so that they are more proportionate to the head. Both children and adults can benefit from

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Common Plastic Surgery Myths, Debunked

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/10/2017

It is important to make an informed decision regarding undergoing plastic surgery, as it can be a life-changing decision. There are many myths regarding plastic surgery, which can make the process of educating yourself more difficult. We, at Brandon Plastic Surgery, have debunked some popular plastic surgery myths so can you feel confident in your

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Look Refreshed with a Lateral Brow Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/05/2017

Here at Brandon Plastic Surgery, we perform a less invasive type of brow lift that has a shorter recovery time called the lateral brow lift. This type is perfect for addressing some of the most common facial concerns such as a drooping brow or crow’s feet. This type of brow lift also only consists of

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Younger Looking Hands in 20 Minutes

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/03/2017

Our hands can be one of the first places to show our age. After years of wear and inevitable sun exposure, the skin on our hands becomes thinner and will show age more readily. This is common in other areas with thin skin, such as the skin around the eyes, causing crow’s-feet and crepey skin

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What to Consider Before an Eyelid Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/28/2017

As we age, our eyelid skin can begin to droop, causing a sad, tired, or aged appearance. Eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty surgery in Brandon can help to correct these issues. This procedure has been growing in popularity and was even named the fourth most popular cosmetic surgery performed in 2016. If you are considering eyelid

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Combat Gynecomastia with Male Breast Reduction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/26/2017

Gynecomastia is common among many middle-aged and older men, with up to 65% being affected.  This condition is not only embarrassing for those living with it, it can also cause self-esteem issues, and cause men to avoid taking part in certain physical or sexual activities. If you or a loved one is tired of living

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The Easy Way to Achieve Symmetrical Ears

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/21/2017

While the ears may not be a part of the body that most worry about, they can make a big impact on your overall appearance. When the ears are protruding or overly large, they can cause self-consciousness for many. Children, in particular, feel embarrassed of their large ears, and often suffer teasing from their peers.

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Can You Benefit from a Breast Reduction?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/19/2017

If you are living with breasts that are too large for your frame, you understand the discomfort that your breasts can cause. Many women can benefit from breast reduction surgery in Brandon, which removes excess breast tissue and skin to create a more proportionate body silhouette. Read on to learn more about this procedure and

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The Basics of PRP and Microneedling

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/14/2017

The Basics of PRP with Microneedling Has ample sun exposure over the past couple of months caused your skin to look dull, dry, and damaged? If so, now is a great time to refresh your skin for the autumn months. PRP with microneedling in Brandon is a great, natural treatment option to help rejuvenate your

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The Benefits of Chemical Peels

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/12/2017

The Benefits of Chemical Peels Smooth, radiant skin is desired among many, though creams and serums don’t always do the trick. If you are unhappy with acne scars, uneven skin texture, sun damage, wrinkles, and age spots, a chemical peel in Brandon can address the issues, as well as restore a youthful, vibrant appearance. What

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Tips to Maintain Your Liposuction Results

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/07/2017

Most everyone is familiar with liposuction: the procedure that is used to help eliminate those stubborn areas of fat from almost any area of the body. After undergoing liposuction in Brandon, patients want to maintain their new figure long-term. In order to achieve this, certain lifestyle changes will need to be made. Read on for

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Rejuvenate Your Hands with Radiesse

By Dr. Shienbaum On 09/05/2017

As we age, many people start to notice that their hands are no longer smooth and youthful looking, with wrinkles and veins appearing and causing an aged look. If your hands are giving aware your age, you may be able to benefit from Radiesse in the Brandon area. Read on to learn more about this

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Common Procedures in a Mommy Makeover

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/31/2017

Pregnancy is an exciting time in a woman’s life. While it results in the birth of a beautiful child, it can also cause some changes to occur to the body. Many women will experience drooping or sagging breasts, excess skin on the abdomen, and stubborn fat deposits following pregnancy. Those who wish to return to

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Open Rhinoplasty vs Closed Rhinoplasty

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/29/2017

A rhinoplasty is a gold standard for reshaping the nose to create symmetry in the face. Many patients in the Brandon area, both men and women, can benefit from this procedure, as it can reshape the nose to be more proportionate with the rest of the face for a boost in confidence. If you are

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Combat Summer Damage with these Skincare Treatments

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/24/2017

With the end of summer approaching, you may be noticing that all that extra time in the sun has done a number on your skin. There are two popular treatments in Brandon that can be used in order to get your skin back in tip-top shape for the fall months: microdermabrasion and chemical peels. Read

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4 Tips for Recovering from a Brazilian Butt Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/22/2017

The Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) procedure is an extremely popular one due to the influence of celebrities such as the Kardashians. Women are asking for bigger booties, and the BBL procedure is the gold standard for a natural looking augmentation. However, optimal results are partly dependent upon the recovery period and how well a patient

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How Laser Skin Resurfacing Can Rejuvenate your Complexion

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/17/2017

Summertime comes with more time outdoors and less time sitting in front of the TV. But, now that the summer months in the Lakeland, FL area are coming to an end, you may begin to notice all of the sun damage that your skin has endured over the past few months. Spending extra time outdoors

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Breast Augmentation vs Breast Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/15/2017

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your breasts? Perhaps you feel that your breasts are too small for your body, or maybe your breasts have lost volume over the years. If this sounds like you, you may be able to benefit from a breast augmentation of breast lift. However, which one is right for

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Is a Mommy Makeover Right for You?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/10/2017

Pregnancy is an exciting and beautiful time in a woman’s life. However, it can also take a toll on her figure. Many mothers’s find that they are unhappy with the appearance of their breasts, abdomen, flanks, and butt following childbirth. A mommy makeover in Riverview can help to restore a woman’s pre-baby figure for a

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Silicone vs Saline Breast Implants

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/08/2017

When it comes to breast augmentation in Naples, there are many decisions that need to be made. Do you want the implant placed over or under the muscle? Which incision pattern will you use? While these questions are important, one of the biggest decisions made is which type of breast implant will be used. Read

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Can I Exercise After a Breast Augmentation?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/03/2017

Breast augmentation in Tampa, FL is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures done to date and is well known among men and women alike. Many women who choose to undergo breast augmentation surgery follow a healthy lifestyle consisting of regular exercise. Because of this, many are interested in the downtime associated with breast augmentation,

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How to Hide your Tummy Tuck Signs

By Dr. Shienbaum On 08/01/2017

With today’s fashion statements, your lower tummy, or midriff, is one of the focus areas with low-rise jeans, crop tops, and bikinis. Do you feel that you can’t enjoy the trending fashion because of the thought of baring your midsection? You’re not alone. Desiring a smoother, firmer lower tummy can be as simple as requesting

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How Much Does a Mommy Makeover Cost?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/27/2017

Being a mother is one of the most important and most difficult jobs a woman will experience in her life. The mommy makeover in Tampa, FL, is one of the most searched and interesting cosmetic options for these women looking to improve their body contour and overall well-being. But how much does a mommy makeover

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Avoiding the Signs of Aging

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/25/2017

Although we may seem to think that aging is a quick change that you only notice after examining features in the mirror or someone mentions something about a facial characteristic, aging is extremely gradual when it comes to skin. Aging of the skin, specifically of the face, generally begins in your late 20s, with the

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The Mental Benefits of Breast Enhancement

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/20/2017

Everyone knows that when you have a breast augmentation near Tampa, FL, you will be leaving with fuller, shapelier breasts than you went in with. Besides the physical improvement of the size and shape of your breasts, breast implants may also provide other benefits, such as psychological or mental benefits. Mental Benefits Although it’s not

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8 Tips to Prepare for Your Brazilian Butt Lift

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/18/2017

Dr. Marvin Shienbaum at Brandon Plastic Surgery is a specialist in the Brazilian Butt Lift in Brandon – which involves fat transfer from other areas of the body (abdomen, thighs, flanks, etc.) and reinserting it into the buttocks for a fuller, natural enhancement. This procedure is an excellent alternative to implant buttock augmentation in Tampa.

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Increase in Plastic Surgery – Beauty on the Rise

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/13/2017

According to the latest statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, beauty trends and cosmetic surgical and non-surgical treatments are on the rise, but not just slightly. Plastic Surgeons are seeing a surge in procedures over the last 15 years with an increase of 115%. Since there are more options for plastic surgery in

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A Procedure Made for Mothers

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/11/2017

During and after pregnancy, the mother’s body has many physical changes that she cannot control. Whether it’s loose skin, sagging breasts, or extra fat she can’t lose, these are just a few struggles that new moms and moms of multiple children experience. When diet and weight loss cannot address some of these recent changes, some

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The Effect of Larger Than Life Breast Implants

By Dr. Shienbaum On 07/06/2017

Breast augmentation is the top cosmetic surgery in the nation for a reason; for women to complement their natural physique with natural-appearing enhancements. However, there are some patients who like to go above and beyond with enlarging their breasts. Dr. Marvin Shienbaum focuses on restoring women’s confidence by creating a natural silhouette that matches. Receiving

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Dark Circle Under Eye Treatments

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/29/2017

When most men and women think of aging, they think of wrinkling, sagging skin. It’s important to remember the vitality and vibrancy that your eyes give off when looking youthful! The other most common sign of aging is dark circles, hollowness, or bags under the eyes – causing individuals to look tired and older. Although

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Breast Implants or a Breast Lift?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/27/2017

Find out which one may be right for you. For decades, breast augmentation or enlargement of the breasts with the help of breast implants in Brandon, has been the most popular cosmetic surgery in the United States. However, there are various surgeries that can help improve the appearance of your breasts, including another popular procedure,

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Does Fat Come Back After Liposuction?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/22/2017

There are several reasons why liposuction is one of the top five most popular plastic surgeries in the U.S., according to recent statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. With quick and precise fat removal in Brandon, FL, liposuction can instantly remove fat from unwanted areas that were resistant to diet and exercise. This

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Summer & Plastic Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/20/2017

Summer & Plastic Surgery Summer is here and it’s time to break out the swimsuits and head to the beach! But if you were plugging along at your diet and exercise routine, and still feeing self-conscious about your body, it’s not too late! With innovative and state-of-the-art methods of body contouring in Brandon, you can

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Plastic Surgery that Insurance May Cover

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/15/2017

Did you know that not all plastic surgery services in Brandon, FL, are cosmetic? If you’ve been looking at a procedure, but are worried you can’t pay out of pocket for it, you may be in luck with the following procedures that may receive financial assistance from your health insurance. Rhinoplasty (Nose Job) It may

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Maintain Liposuction Results

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/13/2017

One of the most common procedures requested right before beach season is liposuction in Tampa, FL. Liposuction helps thousands of individuals who have worked endlessly at eating right and exercising to lose weight, but they still suffer from unwanted pockets of fat, especially of the abdomen, thighs and flanks. Why choose Liposuction in Brandon? Liposuction

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Breast Revision Procedures

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/08/2017

Although most patients don’t like hearing the word “revision,” it may be a reality since no breast augmentation actually lasts a lifetime. Over the years, your body may change, which will cause you to rethink the cosmetic option you chose in your 20s when you’re in your 50s. So, don’t fret, breast revision surgeries are

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How to Have an In-Depth Consultation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/06/2017

If you are finally ready to take the plunge and receive cosmetic surgery in Tampa, FL, we’re here to help you get the most out of your consultation with your board-certified plastic surgeon. This consultation is everything. It is your chance to ask all of your questions about the procedure and importantly, get to know

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The Low Scar Tummy Tuck

By Dr. Shienbaum On 06/01/2017

For most women, the lower abdomen is one of the most troubling areas of stubborn fat and unwanted excess skin. Especially with lifestyle changes, including pregnancy, weight gain and loss, age, and more, life takes a toll on your toned tummy. Most women who feel this way look to plastic surgery procedures, such as a

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The “Baby Face” Trend

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/30/2017

The “Baby Face” Trend According to a recent article by the New York Times, the trending beautiful facial shape is the round, full face, which is being described as a baby face. Instead of the thinner, tighter appearance of no wrinkles, but poise, women are now leaning towards the youthful plump appearance. The Plump Baby

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Get Ready for the Beach with Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/25/2017

It’s already warmer, did your new year’s resolution go as planned? Most people want to get in shape and get ready for swimsuit season. Now that summer is approaching, you may be looking at pockets of stubborn fat that hasn’t gone away, even with the diet and exercise you’ve stuck with. If this sounds like

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Maintaining Your Breast Lift Results

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/11/2017

For women looking to restore their youthful breasts, but don’t need the extra volume, a breast lift in Brandon, FL, is most likely the best choice. A breast lift, or medically-termed mastopexy, lifts the breasts while removing unnecessary skin and reshaping the breast tissue to support a perkier breast position. So, what about the results

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5 Common Breast Implant Misconceptions Debunked

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/09/2017

For the last decade, breast augmentation surgery has been the most popular cosmetic procedure in the United States according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Whether women choose saline, silicone, gummy bear breast implants in Brandon, FL, just shy of 300,000 women achieve their ideal breast shape and size. However, with the popularity

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Natural Breast Appearance for Millennials

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/04/2017

With time, comes change in trends. The trend for millennials is not necessarily finding the perfect bra that is comfortable and easily wearable throughout the day. Millennials are staying away from the push-up bras and padding, leaning towards a more natural appearance with bralettes or no bra at all! When it comes to cosmetic surgery

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Stay Smooth and Sleek with Laser Hair Removal

By Dr. Shienbaum On 05/02/2017

Tired of all the traditional ways of removing hair? Shaving, waxing, and traditional topical treatments don’t result in the smooth, hair-free skin that can last all summer long. Getting rid of unwanted hair doesn’t have to be a full-time job anymore with advanced technology of laser hair removal in Tampa. The most common areas for

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Combining a Breast Lift with Implants

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/27/2017

As the years go by, and women experience life-changing events including pregnancy, they may also notice body changes, such as sagging breasts. It’s well-known that a breast lift in Brandon, Florida, can help women lift their breasts into a more youthful, perky position. A more popular question would be, “Would I benefit from a breast

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Comparing Anatomical and Round Breast Implants Part II

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/21/2017

In our most recent blog post, we discussed a recent study comparing the aesthetic and medical benefits between anatomical and round breast implants. Although it was concluded that there are benefits and downsides of anatomical implants, there was further discussion made on the topic. Since a lot of people have different criteria when they use

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Comparing Anatomical and Round Breast Implants Part I

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/14/2017

Part I It’s not question that breast augmentation is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic enhancement surgeries in the United States. With this popularity in mind, there’s been plenty of discussion and comparison of breast implants, specifically the shape and aesthetics superiority. Drs. Hidalgo and Weinstein from the division of plastic surgery at Weill

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Get Rid of Lower Abdominal Fat

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/06/2017

  For most women, their worry about the appearance of their lower tummy or abdominal area. Whether it’s called a “muffin top,” “pouch,” or “spare tire,” women would like to know their options in getting rid of excess skin and fat in their lower abs, which is generally resistant to diet and exercise. So, what

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What You Need To Know: Natural Breast Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 04/04/2017

Natural Breast Augmentation & Fat Grafting Although your focus may be getting rid of your unwanted fat, in the world of plastic surgery, fat is almost perceived as “liquid gold,” especially in growing procedures such as the Brazilian butt lift, facial rejuvenation, and natural breast augmentation. What happens during natural breast augmentation? During a natural

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Brazilian Butt Lift- The Ultimate Contour

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/30/2017

Body contouring surgeries, such as liposuction or tummy tuck, can enhance the figure of all individuals. Since we always desire to look our best, it’s not a surprise that buttock augmentation in Tampa has been experiencing massive increases in interested patients since 2015. But why is it so popular? Is it just culturally based? Let’s

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So Many Breast Augmentation Options

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/28/2017

Which one is right for you? Since plastic surgery has been around for cosmetic enhancement, breast augmentation has been one of the top 5 most popular cosmetic procedures for decades. As breast augmentation in Tampa, FL, maintains a high popularity among women, advancements in plastic surgery techniques have created so many options available for women

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New ASPS Statistics 2016 Show a Focus on Fat!

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/23/2017

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) released their annual plastic surgery statistics for 2016, and it revealed that Americans are looking to improve their body shape and facial features with an overall three percent growth in cosmetic procedures last year! In particular, ASPS found that patients are looking to more natural materials for cosmetic

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How to Prepare for Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/21/2017

Did you know there are ways to improve your body contouring results, even before liposuction in Brandon, FL? Double board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Marvin Shienbaum, typically uses the VASER liposuction technique because of its more efficient process and premiere results. But how can YOU help? Here are some tips of how to prepare for liposuction.

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Buttock Reshaping – Get the Right Shape

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/16/2017

According to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS), one procedure increased by an outstanding 84 percent last year. Buttock augmentation in Tampa has gained popularity worldwide. Dr. Marvin Shienbaum in Brandon, FL, specializes in this procedure, with remarkable results. View Brazilian Butt Lift Before & After Gallery To achieve the ideal buttock shape

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Post-Pregnancy Tummy Aesthetics

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/14/2017

Several moms consider a potential Mommy Makeover in Brandon, FL, after having their baby. Experiencing major alterations to the body, it’s difficult to remember how the female silhouette used to be or how clothes used to fit. Fortunately, there is a solution to restore the tummy you once had. The Post-Pregnancy Tummy Tuck Every patient

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Trending: Natural, Not Extreme Plastic Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/06/2017

When some people think of plastic surgery, they think of the media or television shows, like Botched, which portray some plastic surgery cases that have gone too far. If you are looking online or in a magazine, you may come across these outrageous images that almost look ridiculous, but surprisingly, surgeons say these images sell.

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Can Botox® Treat Everything?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 03/02/2017

As most of us in the industry know, Botox in Brandon, Florida, has been the number one non-surgical cosmetic treatment for the past decade. Although many know the cosmetic benefits of smoothing out forehead lines and wrinkles, as well as fixing tiny crow’s feet, some may not know that Botox has medical benefits as well.

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How to Get the Best Results the First Time

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/16/2017

Breast augmentation revision surgery near Riverview, FL, is very common because of unqualified or less-than natural work. But how do patients fall into situations like this? Are there certain things they should consider when choosing a plastic surgeon? First things first, always seek out a board-certified plastic surgeon. However, it’s also important to find a

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Butt Augmentation – Fat Injections or Implants?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/14/2017

Modern plastic surgery methods have brought two powerful ways to reshape and enhance the look of your buttocks – fat injections or implants. Although both methods will give you a naturally curvy behind, the two procedures are very different. Buttock Fat Transfer (Brazilian Butt Lift) Commonly called the Brazilian butt lift in Brandon, FL, but

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Plastic Surgery for Teenagers

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/09/2017

Typically, when it comes to teenagers, plastic surgery in Brandon, FL, is generally a no-no for the public and some plastic surgeons. However, there are some board-certified plastic surgeons that, under specific circumstances, will provide responsible care for young adults that may find cosmetic enhancement necessary. Their Reasoning Speaks Volumes Simply put: if it’s for

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Reasons for Breast Augmentation Revision

By Dr. Shienbaum On 02/06/2017

Breast augmentation in Brandon, Florida, is a special cosmetic service for many women across the nation. However, it takes a well-trained, board-certified plastic surgeon to correct a breast enhancement that has been already performed. Common Reasons for Breast Augmentation Revision Although there are other reasons why women would choose to undergo a breast augmentation revision

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Nicotine and Plastic Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/26/2017

Are you considering plastic surgery in Brandon, FL? If so, Dr. Marvin Shienbaum most likely told you to not smoke at least six weeks before your procedure. Although this is a critical rule (not to mention, great for your health), it does not mean that you can substitute smoking with any other nicotine products that

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Body Lift after Massive Weight Loss

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/24/2017

It isn’t a secret anymore; according to the Centers for Disease Control, 1 in 3 Americans are obese. Many individuals are now turning to the very effective, weight-loss procedure, bariatric surgery, as part of their plan. Bariatric surgery will likely leave the patient much thinner, but what about the stretched, excess skin left behind? That’s

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Non-Surgical Injectables 101

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/20/2017

With non-surgical treatments becoming more popular, the word “injectables” is incorrectly being used interchangeably between formulas such as Botox® and dermal fillers. Botox and fillers do not serve the same purpose in age-defying effects. Although both are used to enhance the facial structure, each formula has a unique use, or address only certain areas of

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Am I Too Old for Plastic Surgery?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/18/2017

One of the most common questions plastic surgery patients in Brandon, FL, is “Am I too old for plastic surgery?” It’s an understandable concern, however, with advancements in plastic surgery technology and methods, the number of men and women receiving cosmetic enhancement over the age of 65 has doubled in the last five years, based

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Getting a Natural Breast Shape After Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/12/2017

The most common concern when women undergo a breast augmentation with implants in Brandon, Florida, is whether the results will look natural or unnatural. Of course, if you choose a board-certified plastic surgeon, like Dr. Shienbaum, you can be assured that he will go over all your options to achieve the most naturally aesthetic results

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Need a Male Breast Reduction?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/10/2017

Although many men don’t like to admit it, some men realize that a male breast reduction can really improve their self-esteem and how they feel about their masculine appearance. Commonly called “man boobs,” gynecomastia discourages many men with its extra breast tissue. Male breast reduction is now becoming much more popular. Last year, the American

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Breast Augmentation Expectations

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/05/2017

Many women who decide to visit their plastic surgeon in the Tampa Bay area already have chosen to undergo a breast augmentation (the easiest decision), and may even have expectations before speaking with a board-certified plastic surgeon (a lengthier process). Breast enhancement differs greatly from other plastic surgeries, including tummy tuck or liposuction, because it

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Buttock Augmentation Basics

By Dr. Shienbaum On 01/03/2017

With its increasing popularity, buttock augmentation surgery has several options and patients should understand the basics of this procedure before taking the plunge. Here are the basics of buttock enhancement based on the different methods: What is Buttock Augmentation? Buttock augmentation refers to a procedure that involves inserting buttock implants, fat grafting techniques, or a

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Botox Remains Number One

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/27/2016

Botox remains unbeatable in the non-surgical facial restoration treatments in the United States. This popular injectable is not only just a household name anymore, but it continuously stays at the top of the list as the most widely-used neuromodulator to reverse signs of aging. Botox Popularity The popularity of Botox in Tampa, FL, is boundless

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Avoiding a Capsular Contracture

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/21/2016

Breast augmentation surgery in Brandon, FL, is consistently the most popular cosmetic surgery in the world, however, all surgeries carry some risk of complication. The most common risk of breast implants is the chance of developing a capsular contracture. Thanks to advancement in technology, methods, and post-operative steps, a board-certified plastic surgeon can bring the

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Fat Enhancements for Breast Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/15/2016

Fat transfers, also known as fat grafting in Brandon, FL, involves removing fat from one area and meticulously transferring it to another area of the body. This surgical method is increasing in popularity due to its natural “ingredient” and remarkable results to enhance any procedure! Thanks to modern plastic surgery and fat harvesting methods, transferring

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The Perfect Combo: Tummy Tuck & Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/13/2016

Are you dieting and exercising, but you’re just not seeing the results you want, especially in your tummy? If you’ve ever considered plastic surgery in Brandon, FL, you may also consider whether a tummy tuck or liposuction would best address the collection of fat and excess skin on your abdomen. The good news? You don’t

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The Way to Age Gracefully

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/08/2016

When most individuals think of plastic surgery in Brandon, FL, it’s often thought of as a one significant surgical procedure that can take you from looking 60 to 40. However, with modern plastic surgery techniques, this is not recommended. The practice of plastic surgery is now trending towards more of a field of maintenance, specifically

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Fashion Influence on Plastic Surgery

By Dr. Shienbaum On 12/06/2016

As you look throughout the decades of fashion, styles and trends have all changed and come back again at some point. These fashion trends impact more than just clothing; surprising or not, fashion has a significant influence on plastic surgery. Fashion & Plastic Surgery When it comes to clothing and the influences on plastic surgery,

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Maintaining Your Liposuction Results

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/29/2016

When you get your liposuction procedure near Riverview, FL, your efforts of working off unwanted fat rarely should end. Patients who undergo the lipo are already at or near their ideal weight, but just need to get rid of stubborn areas of fat that are resistant to diet and exercise. Additionally, studies show that patients

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Will a Breast Implant Lift My Breast?

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/22/2016

A beautiful breast appearance differs for each patient. However, most women would agree that beautiful breasts are perky, or hold themselves at a higher position and don’t sag. Regardless of breast size, aesthetically-pleasing breasts to most women have volume in both the top and bottom half. So, what is required to get your ideal breast

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3 Things to Consider Before Liposuction

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/10/2016

Liposuction is an excellent way to shape your body in ways you couldn’t achieve with diet and exercise. When seeking liposuction surgery, it’s always important to find a board-certified plastic surgeon near Riverview, FL, and consider a few things to get the best results possible. Be close to your ideal weight – It’s important to

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Botox – The Number One Non-Surgical Treatment

By Dr. Shienbaum On 11/08/2016

Botox has held the number one spot among patients as their choice for non-surgical treatments. It’s not just the most successful; the brand is also a common household name (even if no one gets Botox in your house). So, what has contributed to Botox triumphant success? Age-Defying Wrinkle Softener The primary purpose of Botox or

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Recent Moms Seeking Breast Augmentation

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/27/2016

Breast augmentation has been one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in the United States for the last decade. About one-third of breast augmentations are requested from women ages 30 to 39, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. This significant age group may indicate the popularity of breast augmentations for younger mothers looking

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Bigger Doesn’t Always Mean Better

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/25/2016

Although many surgical cosmetic procedures focus on adding volume and making certain traits bigger, experts are beginning to advise that bigger breast implants may not always be better. Many plastic surgeons, including Dr. Marvin Shienbaum in Brandon, FL, encourage his patients to scale back their implant size and focus on a more natural appearance. Choosing

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The Relation of Vaginal Aesthetic

By Dr. Shienbaum On 10/18/2016

Over the past year, there has been a 44% increase in the number of labiaplasty procedure performed in the United States, according to latest statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). Shortly following, a survey among Australian GP’s claimed that the rise in surgeries could be tied to an increase in anxiety

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