BUYERS BEWARE: Do you know the difference between Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery?
Know how your prospective surgeon was trained. There are significant differences between physicians who are trained as Plastic Surgeons, and those who promote themselves as Cosmetic Surgeons. The lay public must be able to distinguish the basic characteristics of each before committing to any procedure in these fields. Both can provide aesthetic or cosmetic services and procedures. How do … ContinueRead More
WILL A MOMMY MAKEOVER AFFECT BEING A MOM?
Moms are superheroes for all they do for their kids and for their family. Being a mom is incredibly rewarding, but it can also be a grueling full-time job. That’s why you deserve to not only feel your best but look your best too. After having babies, a woman’s body changes and it shouldn’t come … ContinueRead More
HOW SOCIAL MEDIA FILTERS HAVE INFLUENCED PLASTIC SURGERY DECISIONS
The stigma attached to plastic surgery has become more and more obsolete thanks to the growing use of social media and available beautifying “filters” found on such platforms as Snapchat and Instagram. Through filters, users can easily erase their flaws and look picture perfect. This obsession with how one looks through filters has given way … ContinueRead More
5 BENEFITS OF A BREAST AUGMENTATION PROCEDURE
One thing that has always been clear to Dr. Wong and his staff when it comes to Honolulu Plastic Surgery breast augmentation patients, is that they always have a specific goal or benefit in mind when undergoing a procedure. For those women who are on the fence about pursuing a breast augmentation or just not … ContinueRead More
HOW SHOULD I DRESS AFTER MY BREAST AUGMENTATION OPERATION?
With today’s technology and medical science, our surgical breast augmentation procedure results in less recovery time, with particular attention given to the surrounding tissues and the point of incision to speed up the healing process. The period of recovery generally takes between four to six week with most of the discomfort appearing within the first … ContinueRead More
RECOMMENDED DIET FOR PLASTIC SURGERY PROCEDURES
Maintaining a healthy nutritious diet before and after your surgery can help immensely with boosting your body’s immune system and its road to recovery. Prioritizing a good diet is essential to prepping and fortifying your body before the procedure, and during the healing process as it helps prevent infections and such side effects as constipation … ContinueRead More