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Questions For Your Cosmetic Surgeon

Congratulations – you’re getting cosmetic surgery with Dr. Mark Kanter. Pre-surgery can be a very exciting time, but it’s important to keep your focus and be informed about all of the steps of your procedure. At Kanter Plastic Surgery, we want all of our patients to go into surgery confident, with all of their questions… Read more »

Cosmetic Surgery After 30, 40 and Beyond

Our bodies change as we age. Skin loses elasticity, and bulges appear where we used to be toned. Diet and exercise can help with overall maintenance to a point, but cosmetic surgery can benefit your appearance as you grow older. The question of when to undergo a procedure depends upon various factors, from age to… Read more »

Top Procedures for Men

It may seem like most advertisements for cosmetic surgery are aimed at women, but men also benefit from specific procedures designed to improve their appearance. Facial treatments and body sculpting can help adult men achieve a healthy, youthful look. At Peninsula Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery, we welcome male patients to inquire about our procedures to… Read more »

Is Liposuction Permanent?

“New year, new you.” It’s an oft-heard phrase in January, but one that encourages change for the better. At Peninsula Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery, our team is ready to help you realize your goals. Whether you seek non-surgical facial treatments to restore a youthful appearance, or surgery to correct your body’s shape or symmetry, we… Read more »

Cosmetic Surgery After Pregnancy

Welcoming a new addition to the family is perhaps one of the greatest joys a couple shares. From pregnancy to postpartum, your body transforms as it prepares to bring life into the world. Afterward, if you are eager to return your physique to its pre-pregnancy status, you might consider plastic surgery.  “Mommy makeovers,” specific cosmetic… Read more »

Is An Eye Procedure Right For You?

It’s said the eyes are the window to the soul. Throughout our lives we see so much, and as we age our eyes may not work as well. The outward appearance of our eyes can also change. Shadows and puffy skin highlight age and exhaustion, and eyelids may appear hooded as faces sag. Over time,… Read more »

Compression Garments After Surgery

You may be familiar with compression garments in the recreational sense. Professional athletes wear them as part of their training, but it’s not uncommon for others to use them after a strenuous workout or following an injury. Compression garments also play a role in cosmetic surgery, and if you’re considering a body-altering procedure you will… Read more »

Choosing Between a Breast Augmentation and a Breast Lift

Cosmetic surgery designed to modify the shape of the upper body can not only help improve appearance but boost confidence. Liposuction, body sculpting, and breast reconstruction are common procedures for women of all ages, and may be done to help restore a youthful and vivacious look following childbirth or weight loss, or to enhance overall… Read more »

Redefine Your Jaw and Neckline with Sidelaze

As we age, changes can become more evident in our faces and necks. Skin on the jawline and chin may sag, and weight fluctuation may show in the neck. Jowls become more prominent and make you appear older than your actual years. It can discourage you from wearing certain clothes that draw attention to these… Read more »

Stay Hydrated Before and After Your Procedure

Are you drinking enough water? You may be tired of hearing this question after years of gentle nagging from parents, loved ones and health experts. Nonetheless, meeting your daily recommended water intake is the key to many aspects of your well-being. If you’re considering or planning a cosmetic procedure in the near future, especially during… Read more »