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A Great Opportunity for Recovery

Monday November 12, 2018 | Lickstein Lift, Plastic Surgery Advice

Few times of the year give surgical patients a better chance of a swift and convenient recovery than the holidays. There are many reasons for this, but let’s focus on the most important one first. If you plan your recover for the holidays, you’ll be ready to face the new year fit, fresh and looking…

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Different Types of Breast Implants

Wednesday August 1, 2018 | Breast Augmentation, Plastic Surgery Advice, Preparing for Plastic Surgery

Which breast implant is the right one for you? That’s one of many questions you will probably struggle with after you’ve made the decision to have your breast augmentation surgery. A breast augmentation, however — regardless of the type of implant you choose — will give you many benefits. Your breasts' look can have a…

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Breast augmentation revision surgery: what makes it complex?

Thursday June 7, 2018 | Breast Augmentation, Breast Revision, Plastic Surgery Advice, Preparing for Plastic Surgery

You wanted breast augmentation surgery to improve the appearance of your breasts, to look more attractive and to feel more confident. Yet months or even years after your surgery, your breasts aren’t looking like you think they should. Instead, you may have experienced shifts in the location of your implants or the location of your…

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How Much does a Neck Lift Cost?

Wednesday November 29, 2017 | Neck Lift, Plastic Surgery Advice, Preparing for Plastic Surgery

A neck lift reverses signs of aging on the neck. While this treatment offers both dramatic and long-lasting results, some patients may be hesitant to pursue this option due to concerns about cost. At Lickstein Plastic Surgery, we want you to be comfortable with all the aspects of your surgery, including how it will fit…

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What is the Recovery Time for a Mommy Makeover?

Wednesday November 22, 2017 | Breast Augmentation, Liposuction, Mommy Makeover, Plastic Surgery Advice, Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty), Weight Loss

A mommy makeover is a surgical procedure performed by Dr. Lickstein that can produce dramatic, long-lasting results. It typically combines different procedures into a single surgical session, reducing risks, recovery and costs associated with treatment. To ensure your mommy makeover is both safe and successful, it is essential that you plan for your recovery time…

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Silicone or Saline: Which is Right for You?

Monday October 2, 2017 | Breast Augmentation, Plastic Surgery Advice, Preparing for Plastic Surgery

Women preparing to undergo breast augmentation have many difficult choices before them, not the least of which is selecting between saline and silicone implants. Both these options in breast enhancement have been used for many years and have a long track record of safety and efficacy. However, choosing the one that will give you the…

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How to Get the Best Results With a Tummy Tuck

Tuesday November 22, 2016 | Plastic Surgery Advice, Preparing for Plastic Surgery, Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

Of all the cosmetic surgery procedures, the tummy tuck is one of the most rewarding. Women can achieve an hourglass silhouette that reveals muscle tone and a more slender appearance, and men can exchange their “beer belly” for a sculpted, masculine V-shape. While the surgery itself will provide excellent results, there are a few things…

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