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Mitchell Blum, M.D., F.A.C.S. - Elite Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

Mitchell Blum, M.D., F.A.C.S. - Elite Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

The Difference Between Botox and Dysport

Dysport and Botox are very similar. Botox has always been a very popular “miracle injection” that reverses aging by getting rid of wrinkles and frown lines that occur with age. Here are 5 similarities and differences between the two products.   Both effectively reverse aging if done by an experienced credentialed professional. Botox and Dysport are botulinum toxin type A proteins and work in a similar fashion. Dysport may be minimally less expensive, but not enough so to make any significant difference cost-wise to the consumer. Dysport may begin to work […]

Lip Enhancements

In a prior blog we discussed, things you should know before receiving lip injections. This blog is focused toward the people who have decided that lip enhancements are the right decision for them and they are ready to take the next step in this process. After deciding to receive lip enhancements, you must then decide which lip enhancement you would like to be performed on your lips. Dr. Blum offers four different types of lip enhancement procedures. You can get injectable fillers, fat transfer, lip lift and lip implants. Read […]

Plastic Surgery Near Me

When many people are looking to receive cosmetic surgery procedures, they tend to search “ plastic surgery near me .” This usually brings up 3 plastic surgeons who have submitted their business to Google or Bing and they are usually only a few minutes away from your home. There are many reasons that you should not search for a plastic surgeon based primarily on location; here are a few reasons.   Limits Choices:   This route makes your choices very limited because you are no longer looking for a good […]

5 Popular Cosmetic Procedures for Women in Their 30’s and 40’s

In your 30’s and 40’s skin begins to lose its elasticity. Many women seek cosmetic procedures in this period. Five common cosmetic procedure for females in this age range are Botox, Eyelid Surgery, Facelift, Laser Skin Resurfacing and Chemical Peels. 1. Botox Women in the 30’s and 40’s age range seek Botox because around the age of 30 fine lines and wrinkles begin to appear in different areas of the face. Botox can fix fine lines around the eyes, mouth, forehead, and nose. Botox works well because it can paralyze […]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Lip Injections

Popularity   Lip Injections are on the rise in the United States. People desire lip injections due to genetics or age. Many are not born with naturally full lips but this does not stop the desire for them. Lip injections enhance the volume of men or women’s lips giving them a full look. People also seek lip injections when their lips begin to sag with age. Lip injections restore the youthful appearance with volume in the lip region.       Quick and Affordable   A common misconception about many […]