Now that fall is in full force, make sure to give your skin the care and attention it deserves. Unsurprising to most, the summer sun can take a toll on your skin. Over time, prolonged exposure to the sun causes serious damage to our skin and our skin’s make-up. Always an advocate for proper skin care, Dr. Burgess is keen on taking proactive steps when it comes to your skin. With the help of the SmartSkin CO2 Laser, Dr. Burgess can refresh and reinvigorate your sun-worn skin. More »Next Page »
Take a good look at your skin. What do you see? Limited to only a topical view, you are only able to see physical manifestations of what lies beneath. With the help of facial imaging, Greta, Burgess Plastic Surgery’s expert skin care specialist, will help you take a deeper look. Using the Reveal Imager, we are able to look below the skin’s surface—exposing what cannot be seen by the naked eye.
What is the Reveal Imager?
The latest technology in skin imaging, the Reveal Imager is a state of the art imaging system. This patented high resolution technology allows Greta to examine and analyze your skin with startling clarity. Looking deep below the skin’s surface, Greta identifies and exposes underlying skin ailments such as sun damage, brown spots, and areas of hyperpigmentation. In addition, areas of acne, inflammation, and rosacea can be identified beneath the skin’s surface—where complexion problems originate.Next Page »
Highly popular but difficult to achieve—a slim figure leaves many individuals on the outside looking in. Despite a healthy lifestyle, subcutaneous fat has a tendency to stubbornly hold on, leading many of us struggling with certain trouble areas that are resistant to even our best attempts. With the help of VASERlipo, Dr. Burgess can help. VASERlipo is an innovative treatment that slims and contours your body through advanced ultrasonic technology.
Rumor has it, the idea behind CoolSculpting was first discovered by a pediatrician in the 1960s. The pediatrician noticed that as kids sucked on popsicles, a dimple developed on the side of their cheek in which they had placed the popsicle. Concluding that the cold temporarily disabled the fat cells, the pediatrician noted that fat cells must be very sensitive to cold. Further proving his theory, as they finished their popsicle and their mouths returned to normal temperature, the children’s cheeks would again be dimple-free. Whether this is true—or a medical urban legend, CoolSculpting uses a similar premises.
For mothers, Mother’s Day is a special time to recognize and thank you for the sacrifices you’ve made for your children. However—not all those sacrifices must be permanent. During pregnancy your body goes through so many changes, and some of those changes may cause your body to look less like the “you” of previous years.
Pregnancy and breast feeding do a number on a mother’s body that good diet and exercise simply can’t fix. If, after you have spent months or even years breast feeding, you are unhappy with how your breasts have changed, you may consider a breast lift with augmentation with Dr. Burgess.