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Technical Strategies – Surgical Placement of Bicep Implants

  Of the available eight sites for possible augmentation of the body by implants, the biceps muscle is number three, following pectoral and calf muscle augmentations. Like its cousin on the opposite side of the upper arm (triceps), the biceps muscle plays a major role in the movement of the arm. It has always had Read More…

Product Review – BioBurst Rejuv Injections for Improved Incision Scars

  Helping surgical incisions heal faster and with less scar would be of interest to any patient but this is of particular relevance in the aesthetic surgery patient. One of the adverse tradeoffs of numerous cosmetic procedures is that of an incision and resultant scar to achieve the procedure’s potential benefits. While numerous postoperative scar Read More…

Technical Strategies – The Extended Temporal Implant Placement

  Temporal implants have come into usage to create a permanent augmentation effect of the muscle to the side of the eye. Some temporal augmentation patients have been through injectable fillers and fat injections first while others opt right for a permanent surgical effect with implants. These soft and very flexible implants are designed to Read More…

Technical Strategies – Strip Foam Dressings for Abdominal Etching

  Liposuction of the abdomen is the most common body contouring procedure done today. It has remained so since the introduction of liposuction techniques almost forty years ago. The primary objective of abdominal liposuction has been volume reduction, make the abdominal and flank areas smaller with a less thick fat layer. While the term ‘liposculpture’ Read More…

Technical Strategies – Placement Methods for Custom Jawline Implants

  A custom jawline implant is the most effective method for enhancing the skeletal structure of the lower third of the face. By having a connected implant that wraps around the entire jawline with dimensions that are predetermined by a computer design process, the most effective aesthetic jaw augmentation is achieved. But while a custom Read More…

Technical Strategies – Pocket Dissection for Thigh Implants

  Thigh implants offer aesthetic augmentation of the upper leg through subfascial implant placement of the biceps femoris muscle. This is the single largest muscle of the anterior thigh and thus creates the best opportunity for increased thigh size and definition by alloplastic insertion. Like all implants it requires a method of pocket dissection that Read More…

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