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How to Find the Best Surgeon for Your Gynecomastia Surgery

By age 70, nearly 70% percent of men will show signs of enlarged male breast tissue, making gynecomastia a common, yet treatable, condition. Gynecomastia can cause men to feel uncomfortable or embarrassed by their appearance, impacting their confidence and self-image. While gynecomastia surgery is a simple procedure, it’s important to choose an expert, board-certified surgeon…. Read More »

Popular Med Spa Treatments for the Summer

Summer can be a time full of vacations and excitement, but the combination of heat, sun exposure, and sweat can create challenges. Instead of a sun-kissed glow, you might experience dry skin, breakouts, hyperpigmentation, or sun damage. You might also hesitate to reveal your body in seasonal fashions like swimwear, shorts, and sundresses if you… Read More »

What Is the Difference Between Ethnic and Traditional Rhinoplasty?

Your nose is one of the first things people notice about your appearance, so it should create balance among your facial features and enhance your confidence. Rhinoplasty surgery improves nasal function and appearance. However, it’s essential to understand the subtle differences between traditional rhinoplasty and ethnic rhinoplasty when choosing your provider. One essential difference between… Read More »

What Does Mommy Makeover Recovery Look Like?

There’s no doubt that pregnancy is an amazing experience. However, following pregnancy, many women experience bodily changes like stretch marks, loose skin, sagging breasts, stretched out abdominal muscles, stubborn pockets of unwanted fat, and changes to the labia. Even after returning to their pre-baby weight through diet and exercise, most women notice these changes aren’t… Read More »

How Long Do Labiaplasty Results Last?

Each woman has a uniquely shaped labia minora. However, there are many reasons women may experience an enlarged, irregularly shaped, or asymmetrical labia minora. Changes can occur to the labia minor during puberty, childbirth, or menopause. An enlarged or asymmetrical labia may cause functional issues as well as cosmetic concerns regarding its appearance. As the… Read More »

What Exercises Are Best After Recovery from Liposuction?

Liposuction is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures in the world. It’s an effective body contouring procedure that targets and eliminates the pockets of exercise-resistant fat that can keep you from achieving your ideal figure. But once that fat is gone, what exercises are best after liposuction recovery to maintain your results? At… Read More »

Does Labiaplasty Cause Permanent Changes in Sensation?

Each woman has uniquely shaped labia minora, and they can change throughout your life due to puberty, childbirth, or menopause. Women who experience enlarged or asymmetric labia may suffer from functional issues or have cosmetic concerns regarding their appearance. At Ann Arbor Plastic Surgery, double board-certified Dr. Tiffany Ballard specializes in performing labiaplasty. Dr. Ballard… Read More »

How Can CoolSculpting Help With a Double Chin?

Millions of people struggle with a double chin, which can be even more frustrating in the era of selfies and video chats. This area is notoriously difficult to address, even with a strict diet and exercise. A double chin can result from excess fat or lost skin elasticity. However, while this problem is challenging to… Read More »