Article Tagged ‘ cosmetic surgery ’

1 million Blog hits and 2 million YouTube Hits

My main goal in life was to be a surgeon, a teacher and an author.  Medical publishing on the topic of cosmetic facial surgery is and has always been a big part of my life.  In 2008 I began writing a blog and posting YouTube videos on cosmetic facial surgery wondering who would read them. […]

Dr. Joe Niamtu and Team Win Best Cosmetic Surgeon for the Fifth Year in a Row

I am so excited to announce that for the fifth year in a row we have been voted first place for “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” in the 2015 Style Magazine Reader’s Choice Award.  Our goal from day one was to provide excellence in cosmetic facial surgery and I am passionate about my job.  I love going […]

March 16th was National Lip Appreciation Day!

If you don’t believe me Google it.  If you don’t appreciate your lips, come and see us….we can help.   Dr. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery www.lovethatface.com

When all you have is looks; what happens when your looks are gone?

It is human nature to appreciate physical attributes.  Most people have some physical attribute, i.e. nice teeth, great hair, awesome breasts, big biceps that they are proud of.  Some people are really lucky and have it all; doesn’t it seem that college quarterbacks and cheerleaders always seem to? You can pretty much tell when someone […]

Fat Transfer: taking it from where you don’t want it and putting it where you do.

Fat is a natural and predictable filler that has been used for a century to increase volume, fill voids, and plump wrinkles.  Some of the main advantages of using fat include the fact that it is a natural filler, since it is harvested from the patient, there is no allergic issue, it is easy to […]

The Art of the Peel

Chemical peeling is one of the most time tested procedures in cosmetic facial surgery.  It was practiced by the Egyptians using fermented fruit acids and has been safely and effectively utilized since then.  The basis of chemical peeling is to intentionally damage the outer layers of the skin.  This is done by coating the skin […]

When Doctors Talk Bad About Other Doctors.

Surgeons are no different than other people in society.  There are good ones, there are bad ones and there are jealous ones.  Since many specialties are involved in cosmetic surgery, there is certainly competition.  Realizing this, there will be some surgeons that are very successful and there will be surgeons that are barely making it.  […]

Kanye West’s Mother and Surgical Risks.

Earlier this year the life of rapper Kanye West’s mom ended tragically after undergoing a cosmetic surgery procedure.  This is an unfortunate and tragic event and besides the personal tragedy it also brought light to many other aspects of cosmetic surgery. First of all, it shows that there is risk with any surgery.  Every year, […]

Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Facial Surgery: Is Less Really More?

 In this day and age of sensational media coverage for cosmetic surgery it can be difficult to sort the wheat from the chaff in terms of what is good and what is hype.  There is no doubt that many things in cosmetic surgery have gotten easier.  The average hospital stay for a facelift 3o years […]