Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

Eyelid Lift Plastic Surgery Before And After Photos

Eyelid lift cosmetic surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, corrects the appearance of droopy, tired looking eyes. At the time of the initial consultation, the surgeon will evaluate the state of the patient’s upper and lower eyelids and recommend and appropriate blepharoplasty technique. Board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides eyelid lift…
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Types of Nasal Nose Surgery

The most common type of nasal procedures includes turbinate reduction and correcting a deviated septum (septoplasty). At times, the correction of external nasal deformities (rhino-septoplasty) or sinus surgery will be required, and it may be undertaken in combination with a surgeon from rhinology or facial cosmetic surgery team. Nose surgery by itself rarely effectively treats…
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Questions Answered After Rhinoplasty Surgery

Patients will usually have a number of questions and concerns when they plan to undergo a nose reshaping cosmetic surgery. A dedicated surgeon will address the patient’s questions accurately and in detail. Board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides nose reshaping surgery to patients in Glendale, Pasadena, Burbank, Greater Los Angeles,…
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How can you make nose reshaping surgery (rhinoplasty) heal faster?

More than 200,000 Americans undergo rhinoplasty cosmetic surgery annually for medical and aesthetic benefits such as better breathing, sound sleep, and an enhanced facial appearance. Following the procedure, patients can expect some inflammation and bruising, and they will need to budget two to three weeks for recovery. It is important not to rush things during…
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How much does eyelid lift plastic surgery cost?

Eyelid lift plastic surgery, medically known as blepharoplasty, is typically performed as a cosmetic surgery procedure to rejuvenate the appearance of tired, droopy eyes. The patient will likely not receive insurance coverage for this elective procedure. For this reason, the cost is an important starting point for most patients seeking eyelid lift surgery. At the…
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Eyelid Lift Plastic Surgery

Eyelid lift cosmetic surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, improves the appearance of sagging, tired-looking eyes. At the time of the pre-operative consultation, the surgeon will assess the condition of the patient’s upper and lower lids and recommend a suitable eyelid lift technique. Board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides eyelid surgery to patients in Glendale, Pasadena,…
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Cosmetic Rhinoplasty – Ethnic Rhinoplasty

Some facial characteristics are specific to a particular ethnicity. Each member of a specific race does not share these features. But, at times, people who do have these ethnic features choose to undergo cosmetic surgery to modify these attributes. Rhinoplasty surgery is sought-after by patients whose ethnic characteristics include a broad nose. In general, individuals…
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Cosmetic Rhinoplasty Procedures – Nose Alar Adjustment

Alar adjustment is a surgical procedure that reduces flared or wide nostrils. The outer edges of the nostrils are called the ala. Alar adjustment is typically performed along with width reduction. The surgeon removes a portion of tissue to adjust the level of tension that is leading to the excessive nostril width. The Weir technique…
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Cosmetic Rhinoplasty – Nose Width Reduction

When viewing the nose from beneath, the nasal tip and nostrils form a triangle called the pyriform aperture. A nose surgeon will adjust the pyriform aperture to reduce the width of the nasal tip. They can reduce the width of the nose by making the angles of this triangle steeper at the point where the…
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Cosmetic Rhinoplasty – Nasolabial Angle Nose Adjustment

It is apparent that the nasolabial angle consists of two lines when viewing the facial profile. The first line extends from the nasal tip to the area above the upper lip. The second line runs from the upper lip to the bottom of the nose where the nostrils divide.   The Angle The nasal projection…
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