St. Louis Cosmetic Surgery and Medical Spa Blog

Breast Augmentation: Preview Your Results and Learn About Recovery

We specialize in tailoring each breast procedure to suit the individual, but it’s not always easy to envision how you might look with different breast shapes or placements. With Vectra 3D Imaging technology you can visualize the breast augmentation or breast lift you desire, and feel confident that you’ve made a decision you’ll love. Read the rest »

Breast Augmentation: “Is it normal for…?”

Women excited about getting breast implants at our St. Louis practice often share a common worry: recovery. Our surgeons provide a detailed list of instructions and thoroughly explain what to expect during recovery, but there are plenty of questions we hear from patients in the days and weeks after their breast augmentation procedures. Read the rest »

Moms, This One’s for You!

During the months of April and May – just in time for Mother’s Day – we are treating women to a complimentary Mommy Makeover consultation. This combination procedure typically includes a breast surgery such as breast augmentation, a tummy tuck, and liposuction. Read the rest »

Breast Implants and Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL)

Yesterday, the Federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) came out with a report on the subject of breast implants and anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a rare type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Reports of a possible link between the two subjects surfaced in 2011, and since that time, the FDA has determined that there is sufficient evidence to say breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) can occur as a rare T-cell lymphoma that can develop following breast implants. Read the rest »

5 Facts About Breast Reduction You Should Know

The breast reduction patients we see in St. Louis at our practice consistently tell us the surgery is life-changing. That’s no exaggeration. Overly large breasts can limit a woman’s physical activities, make her self-conscious, and lead to chronic shoulder and back pain, among other drawbacks. Read the rest »

After a Mommy Makeover: Unexpectedly Great Changes

If you’ve had children, you know the toll that pregnancy and breastfeeding can take on your body: stretched skin, saggy breasts, and the annoying belly pooch that refuses to disappear no matter how many hours you spend at the gym. A Mommy Makeover is the best way to get that “pre-baby body” back. Read the rest »

DualSculpting for Twice the Results in the Same Time

Ever since we first started offering CoolSculpting®  at our St. Louis medical spa, it’s been one of our most popular nonsurgical body contouring procedures. What’s not to love? It targets those stubborn areas of fat that won’t shrink no matter how much you exercise or diet, and there’s essentially no downtime. Read the rest »

2 Trending Treatments of 2017

Curious about what the process of CoolSculpting is actually like? Dr. Lund walks us through the first 3 steps of a CoolSculpting treatment: registration, meet your technician, and take “before” photos. Click on the 3 blocks below to watch the videos.          Read the rest »

What Makes a Breast Augmentation “Rapid Recovery”?

My colleagues and I are pleased to offer a rapid recovery option for breast augmentation here at St. Louis Cosmetic Surgery. If you’re wondering how rapid recovery breast augmentation is different from other approaches to the procedure, as well as whether you’re a candidate, this blog post is for you. Read the rest »