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3 Reasons Women Get Plastic Surgery

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3 Reasons Women Get Plastic Surgery

As a female plastic surgeon serving Houston, I'm often privy to my female patients' deeper feelings about plastic surgery. As a wife, a mother, and a woman, I can really relate. There's a certain camaraderie between women, and through these conversations, I've gained a deep awareness of what really motivates women to get plastic surgery. …

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3 Signs You’re a Good Candidate for ThermiVa®

Although you may not talk about it with your friends and family, unhappiness with the vaginal area is pretty common amongst women, whether due to aging or childbirth. ThermiVa® is a non-surgical procedure that can remedy many of the issues regularly reported by women, including vaginal dryness, a lack of sexual sensation, stress incontinence and …

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Is Plastic Surgery Before Pregnancy a Good Idea?

Taking pride in your feminine curves can be important to your sense of self. It’s common for women to become discouraged by how pregnancy can impact their physical appearance, and many women consider plastic surgery to address sagging breasts, excess stomach skin or persistent pockets of fat that linger after the baby is born. Other …

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Is Social Media Leading to More Plastic Surgery?

A 2015 poll conducted by the Global Web Index found the average person spends approximately 28% of their Internet time on social networks, an increase from the previous year. Many experts are not surprised as social media has quickly become the way many people stay in touch with friends, family and long-lost classmates. Statistics show …

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5 Tips for Plastic Surgery Patients (Get Ready Before Surgery)

A successful surgery — all the way from pre-op to recovery — rests partly on a patient’s careful pre-op preparation. Following these 5 tips before having plastic surgery, provided by Houston area plastic surgeon Dr. Sugene Kim, can decrease surgery risks and complications, make recovery as comfortable as possible, accelerate the healing process, and ensure …

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National Stats Show Increase in Plastic Surgery Demand

Last month, two leading plastic surgery associations released their annual reports revealing the 2014 procedural statistics. Although there were slight differences between the two reports (to reflect their unique membership), both associations found an overall increase in the number of cosmetic procedures being performed in the United States. It is clear that more people are …

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Say “I Do” to Plastic Surgery with a Bridal Makeover

Are you preparing to tie the knot, and want to look your best on your big day? Cosmetic enhancement (via surgical or non-surgical means) can help you feel more confident and beautiful on your trip down the aisle. Cosmetic enhancement does require some planning, however. It’s important to visit a board certified plastic surgeon like …

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Study Shows Cosmetic Surgery Is as Safe for Older and Younger Adults

Plastic surgery is becoming increasingly popular among adults over the age of 65. The reason for this rise in popularity might be that adults are living longer, healthier lives and would like their outward appearance to match their youthful energy. Whatever the case, this increased popularity of plastic surgery among older individuals raises the question: …

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Why Having Cosmetic Surgery in Winter Is a Smart Move

Often, individuals come into SGK Plastic Surgery during the warm summer months, seeking the plastic surgery expertise of Dr. Sugene Kim to help them look their best while lounging on the beach or by the pool. Although Dr. Kim is happy to help her patients any time of year, she would like to remind patients …

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The History of Breast Augmentation

Have you ever wondered who invented breast implants or who the first patient to undergo breast augmentation surgery was? Here, Dr. Sugene Kim of SGK Plastic Surgery shares interesting information about the history of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the United States: breast augmentation surgery. Early Attempts at Breast Augmentation Even before the …

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