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Preparing for Your Facelift Apr 12th, 2021

Two of the major steps you need to take before your facelift surgery are already complete. You picked a highly qualified, dual board-certified cosmetic facial plastic surgeon, and you’ve scheduled your procedure. But your work isn’t done quite yet. A facelift is major surgery that requires physical, psychological, and logistical...

10 Tips to Speed Your Rhinoplasty Recovery Mar 30th, 2021

Rhinoplasty surgery accounts for about 200,000 procedures every year in the United States. There’s no breakdown of the cosmetic versus functional reasons behind the surgeries, and sometimes this nose procedure addresses both. It’s one of the top five plastic surgeries performed.  The nose is part of the complex anatomy of...

Tighten Saggy Skin with FaceTite and Myellevate Jan 6th, 2021

Age begets wisdom — and wrinkles. As you get older, your body’s collagen and elastin levels decrease. That’s a problem because these two proteins play a critical role in your appearance. Collagen, the primary building block for dermal tissue, helps your skin stay strong, toned, and supple. Elastin provides your skin...

The Secrets to a Natural-Looking Nose Job Sep 1st, 2020

No one wants to end up like the reality TV stars on ”Botched” — misfortunately misshapen and desperately seeking the help of corrective cosmetic surgeons.  Dr. Manolis Manolakakis of Advanced Facial Surgery, with locations in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, and Greenwich Village, New York, wants you to know what goes into...

What's the Best Age for a Facelift? Jul 9th, 2020

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the majority of surgical cosmetic procedures were received by individuals between the ages of 40-54. In 2018, this age group received over half a million cosmetic surgeries and 7.8 million total procedures. While this age group makes up the majority of plastic...