Questions About Breast Implants

How long do breast implants last? Though your breast implants will last a long time, they are not designed to last a lifetime. According to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), the average life expectancy of a breast implant is 16 years. Following the post-operative instructions of a board-certified breast surgeon like Dr. Scott E. Newman can help you prolong the life expectancy of your breast implants as well. What are my breast implant options? All…

Questions About Brow Lift Surgery

As you age, your skin loses its natural elasticity, which can create drooping brows or creases in your forehead. A forehead lift, also known as a brow lift, surgically alters the muscles and tissues that cause wrinkling or drooping in the forehead region to give you a more youthful appearance. Forehead lifts are often performed in conjunction with other procedures such as eyelid surgery or BOTOX® injections for a more complete facial rejuvenation. Forehead lifts…

Facelift and Neck Lift Surgery

Whether you have deep creases or simply need a light touchup, facelift and neck lift surgery can rejuvenate your facial features, making you look bright and youthful for your age. There are five basic components of an aging face: Fine lines and wrinkles Skin pigment changes Loss of volume Loss of skin elasticity Sagging While small wrinkles and age spots can be improved with BOTOX® injections or laser skin resurfacing, the effects of gravity and…

Questions About Facelift Surgery

How long does facelift surgery take? A typical facelift procedure takes around two to three hours. However, it may take longer depending on the complexity of your condition and your desired results. The surgery can be performed under local or general anesthesia. At your initial consultation, New York City plastic surgeon Dr. Scott E. Newman will discuss the pros and cons of each anesthesia option with you before recommending the best option for your unique…

NYC Rhinoplasty

Nothing has a greater impact on how a person looks than the size and shape of their nose. Rhinoplasty, a surgical procedure performed to reshape the nose, isn’t simply for people who are self-conscious about their nose. It can also help correct structural defects that impede breathing. To make aesthetic improvements, New York City plastic surgeon Dr. Scott E. Newman can increase or decrease the size of your nose, alter the tip or bridge of…

Questions about Nose Surgery

Who is a good candidate for rhinoplasty? If you are dissatisfied by the way your nose looks or have trouble breathing due to the structure of your nose, you are likely a good candidate for nose surgery. Most plastic surgeons recommend that you wait to undergo a rhinoplasty until your nose has completely developed. This generally occurs as a teenager. How long will it take before I see the complete results? You will most likely…

Aesthetic Gifting …The Hottest Adult Gift For Valentine’s Day

Plastic Surgeon Scott Newman, MD, FACS | Exclusive Body by Dr. Newman Cupid’s Aesthetic Plastic Surgery New York Package for $25,000 New York, NY, January 2011 – The most desired adult gift this Valentine’s Day will not be the latest designer bag, signature perfume or diamond ring but rather something even more personal – an aesthetic gift. Scott Newman, MD FACS, a board certified plastic surgeon with three offices in the New York area has…

Questions and Answers About Otoplasty

What is otoplasty? Also known as “ear pinning,” otoplasty is the surgical procedure in which your ears are reshaped to more ideally match your head. With this procedure, patients with overly large, distracting ears can enjoy a more symmetrical, appealing look. How long does otoplasty surgery take? In general, otoplasty takes anywhere from one to two hours per ear. Of course, your surgery will be customized to meet your exact needs and may take more…

How Long Will a Breast Lift Last?

Several factors can impact the perkiness and lift of your breasts. Weight gain, pregnancy, age, and genetics all play a role in determining how long your breast lift will last. However, new methods in breast lift surgery can help extend your results, and many women find their breast lifts last for several years. How to Extend the Life of Your Breast Lift Experienced Manhattan plastic surgeon Dr. Scott Newman utilizes the latest methods to reshape…

Implant Placement: Over or Under?

With breast augmentation, the decision of placement will affect both the aesthetics and longevity of your implants. During your initial consultation, experienced New York plastic surgeon Dr. Scott Newman will listen carefully to your desires, assess your entire body, and help you select a placement option that is ideally suited to meet your needs. Subglandular Placement Subglandular breast implant placement is best for women with insufficient breast tissue to cover a submuscular placement. With subglandular…