Why More Men Are Getting Plastic Surgery

Did you know that since 2000, the number of men getting cosmetic surgery has increased nearly 30 percent? In 2017 alone, men accounted for more than 1.3 million cosmetic procedures. This data from the America Society of Plastic Surgeons shows a noticeable trend – more men are interested in plastic surgery than ever before. We’re


Male Plastic Surgery

Will My Facelift Scars Be Obvious?

If you are considering turning back the clock with facelift, you have likely thought about the possibility of scarring. Some scarring after any cosmetic surgical procedure is inevitable. But as long as you work with a qualified surgeon and take proper care after your procedure, your scars should heal and become nearly invisible. Here, Dr.


Will My Facelift Scars Be Obvious?

What to Expect from Labiaplasty Recovery

Labiaplasty, a procedure to reduce the size of the Labia Minora and the inner vaginal lips, has increased rapidly in popularity according to Dr. Ronald DeMars, Portland Plastic surgeon. The reasons given by patients for seeking this surgery are about evenly split between wanting to diminish discomfort and wanting an improved cosmetic appearance. Dr. DeMars


Labiaplasty Recovery Expectations

Most Popular Cosmetic Procedures for an Ideal Summer Body

The year has just begun and while it may seem a little premature to be thinking about your summer body, it’s actually not. If you are unhappy with one or more areas of your body, Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars encourages you to book a consultation soon. Cosmetic surgical procedures, including those that are


Popular cosmetic procedures for a summer body

What is the Difference Between a Quicklift and a Facelift?

Terminology can be confusing when discussing plastic surgery procedures. One such example is the confusion surrounding the plastic surgery procedures “Quicklift” and “Facelift”. Do you know the difference between the two? Many don’t! In fact, most people that visit us with an interest in facial rejuvenation treatments ask about the difference between a Quicklift and


Quick Lift vs Facelift

Achieving Your New Year’s Resolutions with Plastic Surgery

Every year around this time, many plastic surgeons, including Dr. Ronald DeMars, see an influx of men and women scheduling consultations to discuss their cosmetic concerns and goals. This is no coincidence as many New Year’s resolutions are centered on weight loss and fitness. As plastic surgery continues to grow in popularity, more people are


Achieving New Year’s Resolutions with Plastic Surgery

Does Fat Come Back After Liposuction?

Wondering if fat can return after liposuction? Dr. DeMars has the answer! First, let’s start with some background to the procedure and what it does. Did you know that liposuction, the mechanical or surgical removal of fat, was introduced in the United States in the early 1980’s? Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars was one


Fat may return after liposuction

How Can I Get Rid of My Double Chin?

Many Portland plastic surgery patients enter Dr. Ronald DeMars’ office asking, “How can I get rid of my double chin?” Most of these patients assume that they will need a neck lift – and for many, this may be true. But the term “double chin” can have a different meaning to different people. Some patients


Double Chin Treatment

Signs That You May Be a Candidate for Breast Reduction

Breast reduction is one of the most rewarding procedures Dr. Ronald DeMars performs at his Portland plastic surgery practice. According to the surgeon, breast reduction patients are frequently the happiest group in a plastic surgeon’s practice due to the many improvements in lifestyle they experience following the procedure. By removing excess fat and glandular tissue,


Signs you need a breast reduction

Unexpected Benefits of Tummy Tuck

The cosmetic benefits of tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) are well-documented. By removing excess, flabby skin and fat, tummy tuck creates a more sculpted and toned abdomen that men and women can feel confident about. Unbeknownst to some patients, the procedure also offers several medical benefits. Read on as Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars discusses these


Unexpected benefits of tummy tuck