There are multiple causes for excess sagging skin around the abdomen. Oftentimes, this is due to a high amount of weight loss or pregnancy. The weakening of stomach muscles combined with the stretching of skin can cause your abdomen to no longer have the appearance you'd like it to have. A tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is a surgical body contouring procedure that our New York plastic surgeon, Dr. George Lefkovits, can perform to return your abdomen to its tight and beautiful original... More
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Gynecomastia is a condition in which the breast tissue in boys or men swells and is not something that can go away with diet or exercise. According to the Mayo Clinic, 25% of men between the ages of 50 and 80 have gynecomastia. It is also very common for newborn boys to be born with breast tissue that will go away as they age or boys going through puberty to develop breast tissue that will also dissipate. However, if gynecomastia occurs in adulthood, it is often due to an imbalance in a man'... More
Are you tired of looking in the mirror and wishing you could replace your curve-less backside with something a little more substantial? Or, maybe you have a fine-sized backside, but wish to alter its overall appearance. Whatever your longings are for your buttocks, our Manhattan plastic surgeon, Dr. George Lefkovits, can help you achieve them with a Brazilian Butt Lift.How Does the Brazilian Butt Lift Work?
A Brazilian Butt Lift procedure is not to be confused with butt implants,... More
Perhaps you've been working your hardest with diet and exercise, but just can't seem to get the toned, gorgeous legs you've been hoping for. Or, perhaps, you've lost a lot of fat from the thigh area, but are left with excess skin in the thigh area. If either of these describe you, you may benefit from a thigh lift from our Manhattan plastic surgeon.
During a thigh lift procedure, our New York cosmetic surgeon can tighten up sagging skin that may be giving your legs a fat, older look.... More
Have you caught yourself staring into the mirror lately, wondering why you all of the sudden look older than you feel? You realize that your eyes look more tired or angry than they used to, but you're not sure why. It's very possible that your upper and lower eyelids have experienced changes and are the reason your eyes looking different.
As we age, our eyelids may become more puffy or saggy, giving the eyes an aged and tired look. There can also be skin and fat that accumulates or... More
You may be concerned that the only way to rejuvenate your face is through major procedures, like a face lift or skin tightening procedure, however, there is a non-surgical alternative that can work wonders. Juvèderm is an injectable facial filler that can be used to lessen wrinkles, facial folds, and hollows.
While it's natural for a face to sag and droop as we age, injectable fillers, like Juvèderm have become an easy way for your to restore your youthful look.
Juvèderm is... More
After having a child, you'll find that your life is completely changed. On top of the amazing little one that you get to enjoy chasing around and giving all of your love to, you may discover that sleep is a thing of the past and there may be a few changes to your body, post-delivery.
During pregnancy, your body may change in ways that you would like to reverse after the surgery. Even with diet and exercise, there may be things about your body that you can't seem to change no matter... More
Some women complain about their backsides being too large, or joke about them being in the way. But, have you ever found yourself secretly longing for that curvaceous backside that you just weren't blessed with? You've done your due diligence with endless squats and lunges, but that perfectly defined curve just won't show up. Thankfully for you, there is a procedure that our Manhattan plastic surgeon can perform to give you the buttocks you desire.
The Brazilian Butt Fill is a... More
Whatever the reason may be, you might find yourself wishing you could change the appearance of your breasts. Perhaps your breasts have become flattened or droopy because of pregnancy or age, or maybe you just wish your breasts were larger with better-sculpted cleavage. No matter what caused your discontent with your breasts' shape and size, our New York plastic surgeon can perform breast augmentation to correct the... More
Perhaps you've found yourself looking in the mirror and wishing that your taut, youthful appearance was still reflecting back at you. Over the years, your body may have changed due to age, gravity, lack of exercise, or having children. The good news is that our New York plastic surgeon, Dr. George Lefkovits, can utilize body contouring procedures to help get your body looking the way you remember it.
Body contouring can be done to nearly any part of your body. It can include some or... More