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January 17, 2022

Liposuction has been the standard fat removal surgery since the 1980s. A myriad of less invasive body contouring procedures have come on the market in recent years. For some, these may provide pleasing improvement in contour. However, multiple procedures may be required to achieve a more optimal result.

Internationally-known Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay Orringer, shares some of the potential advantages of liposuction.

Liposuction May Allow for Larger Volume Fat Removal in One Procedure

With liposuction, Dr. Orringer can treat larger deposits of fat, while controlling how much fat is removed. Alth...

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December 13, 2021

There are a few times in a young woman’s life when she is more likely to seek a cosmetic breast procedure, including after losing a significant amount of weight and after pregnancy. Among older women, peri-menopausal related changes may influence the decision to have cosmetic surgery of the breasts. Hormonal fluctuations can change the breasts, impacting some women more than others. Dr. Jay Orringer, an internationally-known Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, shares some of the changes women may notice once menopause occurs and their possible treatment.

Changes That Occur Around Menopause

The Breasts Become Softer...

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November 12, 2021

After undergoing a breast procedure such as breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lift, or breast reconstruction, early ambulation and increasing activity is usually encouraged. However, when you are resting, how you position yourself may allow for better healing, and internationally-known plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay Orringer, offers some valuable advice regarding this.

Sleep on Your Back

Particularly in the first few weeks after surgery, sleeping on your back, while usually wearing a surgical bra, allows the breasts to heal in a more comfortable and desirable position. Sleeping on your stomach or side may pu...

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Tags: Breast Augmentation, Breast lift, Breast Reduction
May 19, 2021

Tummy tuck surgery is one of the most effective procedures available to achieve a flatter, more toned appearing abdomen. Internationally known Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay Orringer, shares this relevant tummy tuck information of which prospective patients should be aware:

Eliminating Loose Skin Should Be a Key Focus

Excess abdominal skin frequently occurs following pregnancy and weight fluctuation. While Dr. Orringer routinely includes liposuction as part of a tummy tuck, removal of excess skin is at least as important for an optimal result.

Muscle Tightening

Separation of the muscles also...

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April 17, 2021

The best way to take off weight and firm up your body is the old-fashioned approach: diet and exercise. However, even people who adopt healthy lifestyles can find it difficult to eliminate lingering pockets of fat in certain areas. While liposuction is not a weight reduction program, it can often be effective in improving stubborn localized areas of fat excess. In these cases, internationally known, double-board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay Orringer, can provide liposuction to improve the contour of these problem areas and help better reflect the body for which you have worked so hard. Here, Dr. Orringer lists some of the are...

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March 16, 2021

As an internationally known, double-board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay S. Orringer regularly meets with patients who want to improve the appearance of their breasts, but are uncertain whether breast augmentation or breast lift will make the most pleasing changes to their breasts. For some of these patients, Dr. Orringer may suggest combining both procedures to attain larger, “perkier” breasts. In this blog, he explains why some women choose to have breast augmentation and breast lift simultaneously.

Understanding the Procedures

First, it is critical to understand exactly what each procedure does on its own. The prima...

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Tags: Breast Augmentation, Breast lift
February 12, 2021

The reasons women choose breast augmentation are varied. Renowned Beverly Hills double-board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer, of The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc., discusses why women may seek breast augmentation. Here are some of the most common considerations:

1. A Desired Change in Body Proportion

For some women, an increase in their breast size creates body proportion that is more in keeping with their aesthetic preference. This positive change can be quite pleasing for them and their confidence.

2. Restore a Youthful Appearance

Following pregnancy and nursing, the bre...

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January 11, 2021

Loose skin and stubborn fat pockets may accompany major weight loss. Body contouring can take you to the next stage of your body transformation, but the right time for the procedure is not the same for everyone. Renowned double-board-certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer, of The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc., explains when someone might be a good candidate for body contouring.

Body Contouring Procedures

The timing for body contouring depends upon the specific procedure desired and a variety of other factors. Body contouring procedures include:

· Tummy tuck · Body lift ·...

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December 10, 2020

A breast cancer diagnosis, strong family history or high-risk gene often involves having to make some difficult decisions. Among them might be the appropriate type of reconstruction after mastectomy. Beverly Hills double-board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer of The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc., discusses when a woman might consider breast reconstruction with her own (autologous) tissue. For a woman who has already undergone breast augmentation or implant breast reconstruction, breast reconstruction might involve replacing her implants with excess tummy or buttock tissue.

Breast Reconstruction...

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November 08, 2020

Pregnancy is a wonderful time in a woman’s life, but pregnancy and breastfeeding may take a significant toll on a woman’s body. Women often struggle to regain their pre-pregnancy figure after having children. Multiple pregnancies tend to make it even harder to bounce back.

Frequently, diet and exercise aren’t enough to correct the issues new mothers experience, including lost breast volume, loose skin, excess fat, and muscle laxity of the abdominal area. That’s where mommy makeover may be beneficial. An individualized combination of plastic surgery procedures may significantly improve these undesired physical changes. Here, interna...

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