5 Common Plastic Surgery Myths & Misonceptions

With all the lies and rumors I’ve seen about my field, I wanted to debunk 5 common plastic surgery myths and misconceptions that I’ve had to explain to many people throughout my medical career. You often hear things about plastic surgery that may sound a little hard to believe. When searching for information or talking […]

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Breaking Down Credentials: What To Look For When Choosing Your Plastic Surgeon

Over the past few months I received a few notable awards in my field of plastic surgery. I wanted to take a moment to talk about what these awards represent and the importance of looking for the proper credentials when choosing your plastic surgeon before undergoing a procedure.   Fellowship in the American College of Surgeons […]

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Natural Looking Rhinoplasty Infographic

We’ve all heard of a nose job before, but what exactly happens in the operating room during the procedure? I made this infographic to help you understand what happens during a nose job, medically referred to as a rhinoplasty or a septorhinoplasty procedure. Plastic surgery can get complicated but learning about it doesn’t have to […]

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What is Kybella? New Nonsurgical Treatment to Get Rid of “Double Chin”

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Jason Roostaeian, answers top questions about Kybella and how this new nonsurgical treatment is helping patients that suffer from under chin fullness.  + What is Kybella (by Kythera Biopharmaceuticals) Kybella is the first FDA approved injectable drug to improve the appearance of the jaw line by dissolving excess fat underneath […]

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Natural Looking Rhinoplasty Surgery

Rhinoplasty, has been performed since 500 BC and is one of the oldest surgical procedures. Today, rhinoplasty consistently ranks among the most common plastic surgery procedures performed. Your nose is such an integral facial feature that the smallest improvements tend to make a great impact on your appearance. If you’re unhappy with an aspect of […]

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Flawless Fullness: Voluma, The Revolutionary Filler for Cheeks

Many patients ask me if there is anything they can do to restore the fullness they once had in their cheeks, are looking for more defined cheek bones, or simply want facial rejuvenation without having to have surgery. “Having tried different cosmetic procedures and fillers, Voluma truly made the biggest difference! The Voluma results are […]

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Top Questions About Botox and Filler Injectable Treatments

If you’re thinking about getting aesthetic injectable treatments, educate yourself and visit a trained aesthetic-specialty physician to ensure that you receive the best possible treatment. + When will I see results? Botox begins to take effect in 3-4 days and will reach full results in approximately 2 weeks. Fillers on the other hand have an immediate effect. Appearances may […]

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