Monthly Archives: July 2009

When to Tan After Surgery

Patients often ask me when it is safe to use a tanning bed after their surgeries and for years I have answered, “Never!”  Most of the time patients think I am being too cautious but I have always explained the issue of healing tissue's sensitivity to Ultraviolet (UV) Radiation-that's the type of light that is …

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Lifestyle Lift, Recently Fined

According to ABC News, Lifestyle Lift, a plastic surgery franchise was recently fined $300,000 in New York State by Andrew Cuomo, Attorney General.  Apparently they were using employees to post fake reviews on line at different websites and message boards to promote their company.  They advertise a one hour facelift under local anesthesia.  The cost …

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