St. Louis Cosmetic Surgery and Medical Spa Blog

Staff Pick: Our 3 Favorite Skincare Products

Nowadays, everywhere you look there’s another skincare product on the market promising to be the fountain of youth. At St. Louis Cosmetic Surgery it’s no secret that we’re all about results. This holds true about the skincare products that we recommend to our clients. Read the rest »

2015’s Most Popular Treatment

Drum roll, please! The most popular treatment of 2015 at our St. Louis plastic surgery practice was none other than the non-surgical, no-downtime CoolSculpting® treatment. Because so many of our patients have active lifestyles, this comes as no surprise. It’s the perfect treatment for those who exercise regularly but still can’t seem to eliminate that area of stubborn fat. Read the rest »

Toss Your Turtleneck! 3 Reasons to Have CoolSculpting® on Your Chin

As the weather cools down, everyone at our med spa is beginning to layer up with scarves and bulky clothing. But the CoolMini™ is giving our St. Louis patients a reason to forgo their turtlenecks and hooded sweatshirts this season. Designed to eliminate fat on the chin and neck area known as “submental fat,” the CoolMini is the latest applicator for the CoolSculpting treatment. Read the rest »

5 Tips for Shopping After a Breast Augmentation

It is no surprise that a woman’s body shape will be different after a breast augmentation procedure. It also comes as no surprise that finding the right clothing to fit your enhanced contours can be complex. The first step to getting started on your new wardrobe is always to consult your surgeon about what types of bras and clothing you will need during the healing process. Read the rest »

3 Breast Augmentation Considerations

For the past several years, breast augmentation has been the most common plastic surgery procedure here in St. Louis, MO. Many of our patients research the procedure online before they come in, which is a wonderful way to begin the planning process. Read the rest »

The Danger with Black Market Buttock Injections

A June 24, 2015 story on CNN discussed the rapidly increasing complications from black market buttock augmentations. As the popularity of certain desired fuller buttock shapes has increased, so has the illegal and very dangerous black market for buttock enhancement. More and more patients are getting injected with industrial grade silicone and other unknown and illegal materials, and the numbers of complications are rapidly rising. Read the rest »

3 Tips for a Successful Consultation

Before their first consultations with our plastic surgeons in St. Louis, MO, patients often wonder how they can prepare. We make sure never to rush these initial appointments so that you have time to cover all your questions and concerns, but there are definitely some things you can do in advance to get the most out of your time with us. Read the rest »