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
After so many years performing plastic surgery in Portland, Dr. Ronald DeMars has seen various trends develop in his practice. One of those trends is procedures for the holiday season. Among the most popular are: Botox and Fillers The most common nonsurgical treatments to get ready for all the holiday get-togethers and photos are centered
Facelift is an excellent way to turn back the clock on facial aging and look youthful and energetic. The candidates that do their homework and have an idea of what to expect going into surgery are most likely to have a positive experience. If you are thinking about having facelift, read on as Portland facelift
Are you considering plastic surgery but wondering if a facelift can look natural? According to Dr. Ronald DeMars, a highly experienced surgeon in making patients look younger through the benefits of facial cosmetic surgery, the most common concern his Portland facelift patients voice is the fear of looking “plastic” or “done” after the procedure. That
When patients are discussing facial rejuvenation with Dr. DeMars they frequently confuse the surgical and non-surgical techniques available, wondering which they should be doing. In many cases Dr. DeMars will recommend using a combination of the techniques for maximum effectiveness. Surgical and Non-Surgical techniques should not be thought of as “Either-Or” choices as they are
There are many variations of facelift available today, including QuickLift. This facelift technique is quickly gaining popularity because it is minimally invasive and requires less downtime than traditional facelift. But do the results last as long? In this blog post, Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars discusses what patients can expect after their QuickLift procedure.
Considered to be the gold standard in facial rejuvenation, facelift surgery has the potential to provide life-changing, beautiful results. It’s no surprise, then, that many patients cannot wait to show off their refreshed appearance immediately after their treatment. But just like any surgical procedure, facelift does require some downtime. In this blog post, Portland plastic
More often than not, signs of aging affect more than one facial area at once. As you age, the skin on the upper eyelids may begin to droop, the dark circles underneath your eyes may become more apparent and the skin on the cheeks and chin begin to sag. Because of this, many patients choose
Virtually every patient that comes in to see me for information on a facelift rightly wants to know how long facelift results will last. First we need to understand terminology. The term “facelift” is fairly generic and refers to some type of procedure that makes the cheeks, jowls, and neck look younger and more pleasant.
Patients sometimes ask if plastic surgery in Portland is seasonal, and it is. Faceliftsand eyelid surgery are more popular in the winter months, likely due to the down time after the holidays and before our beautiful spring and summer when there are more social activities. The most seasonal procedure of all, however, is breast augmentation. Most patients in