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29

Dec

Extreme Plastic Surgery Causing Confusion at Airport Security in Asia

December 29, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

In the past few months, multiple news outlets have reported on an alarming discovery. Chinese women who visit South Korea for plastic surgery are undergoing such extreme makeovers that they no longer resemble themselves — to be specific, their passport pictures. As you can imagine, this makes it confusing and difficult to successfully pass through … Continue reading Extreme Plastic Surgery Causing Confusion at Airport Security in Asia

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8

Dec

Study: Elderly Not at Increased Risk during Cosmetic Surgery

December 8, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

A recent study out of Vanderbilt University Medical Center showed that cosmetic surgery is just as safe for elderly patients as it is for younger patients. The study, which was presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, looked at five years of data from more than 129,000 patients that had … Continue reading Study: Elderly Not at Increased Risk during Cosmetic Surgery

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19

Nov

Eyelid Surgery May Help Migraines

November 19, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

According to the Migraine Research Foundation, nearly 36 million Americans, or one out of every 10 people, suffer from migraines. If you’ve ever had a migraine, you understand how agonizing the pain and related symptoms (e.g., visual disturbances, nausea, sensitivity to sound and light) can be. However, there is new hope for people dealing with … Continue reading Eyelid Surgery May Help Migraines

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3

Nov

Surprising Facts about Breast Implants

November 3, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

Are you considering enhancing your small or asymmetrical breasts with breast implants? If so, you likely want to learn as much about your implant options as possible. There’s a lot of information circulating about these medical devices — more than you probably realize! Here are some of the most surprising facts about breast implants. Breast … Continue reading Surprising Facts about Breast Implants

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21

Jul

Second Thoughts After Breast Implants? How to Take the Next Step

July 21, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

While we always hope for the best, sometimes women find that the results of their breast augmentation don’t quite meet their pre-surgery expectations. Whether concerned over the size or profile of your implants, or simply needing an update thanks to the inevitable effects of aging and gravity that have occurred over time, breast implant revision … Continue reading Second Thoughts After Breast Implants? How to Take the Next Step

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15

Jul

3 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Breast Implant Size

July 15, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

Before your breast augmentation, one of the most important decisions you’ll make is choosing an implant size. Whether you’re getting breast implants for the first time or revising a previous augmentation, it can be challenging to choose the perfect implant that will help you meet your goals. Here are some tips for choosing the implant … Continue reading 3 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Breast Implant Size

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7

Jul

4 Ways You Can Improve Breast Symmetry with Implant Revision

July 7, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

Even women without breast implants typically have some degree of asymmetry between their breasts, so a breast augmentation that doesn’t compensate for this factor can make the issue even more apparent. For visibly noticeable unevenness after breast augmentation, breast implant revision can help correct asymmetry. 1. Choose a Larger Implant on One Side A simple … Continue reading 4 Ways You Can Improve Breast Symmetry with Implant Revision

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18

Jun

Can Liposuction Really Work for Breast Reduction?

June 18, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

There’s been a lot of buzz lately over the idea of “scarless” breast reduction. This fancy phrase isn’t describing a new technique, but instead refers to the idea of using liposuction as the primary tool for breast reduction rather than the traditional surgical approach. Is this method really that effective? The Best Candidates for Scarless … Continue reading Can Liposuction Really Work for Breast Reduction?

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9

Jun

3 Key Considerations for a Successful Breast Surgery Revision

June 9, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

From a patient’s perspective, it’s easy to assume that improving the results of a previous breast augmentation should be pretty straightforward. For the most part, this assumption is correct—yet there are three primary technical considerations that plastic surgeons need to consider when evaluating whether you’re a candidate for successful breast surgery revision. 1. Your Incision … Continue reading 3 Key Considerations for a Successful Breast Surgery Revision

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26

May

Are Saline Breast Implants Outdated?

May 26, 2014 | The Sayah Institute

Contrary to what seems to be a popular belief, saline breast implants are definitely not outdated. In fact, we get questions about breast implant options all the time, and for many women, saline presents some advantages over silicone gel. Here’s a closer look at a few of the benefits that saline implants have working in … Continue reading Are Saline Breast Implants Outdated?

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