Plastic Surgery & Med Spa Blog

How To Get Younger Looking Skin

Published on July 15, 2015

You deserve an outward appearance that reflects the way you feel on the inside. If your skin is making you look older than you feel, use the following tips to get younger looking skin: Start With Healthy Habits One of the best ways to get younger looking skin is to take good care of your […]

Peptides In Skin Care – Do They Really Work?

Published on June 27, 2015

Have you ever gone to buy makeup at a cosmetics counter, only to be accosted by a salesperson with claims about miraculous transformations after using their skin care products? Claims that range from eliminating dark circles and puffy eyes, lifting skin, eliminating wrinkles and plumping lips? This all sounds amazing, but only if it were […]

Plastic Surgery Procedures – Up in 2013

Published on June 27, 2015

If you have been putting off getting your breast augmentation, tummy tuck or eyelid surgery, and you are ready to move forward, you may be joining the ranks of millions of other people. More than 11 million cosmetic procedures were performed by board certified Plastic Surgeons, Dermatologists and ENT’s last year according to a report […]

Summer Is Finally Here

Published on June 27, 2015

New Jersey has had its fill of weather issues. So let’s put that behind us and look forward to a wonderful summer. Summer is time to revel in the warmth and glow of the sun, drink lots of liquids and travel-both local and far. That being said, summer is a time to be outdoors, and […]

Fat Removal Just Got Easier

Published on June 27, 2015

How many times have you heard the expression “No pain, no gain”? Well that might not be true anymore. For years the only way to remove fat other than with diet and exercise, was with a surgical procedure called Liposuction. Now, there is a new way to remove those stubborn fat pockets without surgery. The […]

Breast Augmentation Revision

Published on June 27, 2015

Breast Augmentation is one of the most common procedures performed in Plastic Surgery. As the relative frequency of the procedure has increased so too has the need for revisions. A large part of Dr Friedlander’s practice is focused on breast augmentation, so it follows that she has experience with secondary breast augmentations (revisions) as well. […]

Body Contouring with Liposuction-Which Technique Yields the Best Results?

Published on June 27, 2015

Considering all of the options, surgery remains the gold standard for fat removal. Liposuction is one of the most common surgical procedures performed today. The procedure as initially conceived, was fairly straightforward. The fat was simply removed by passing a large cannula attached to a vacuum device through the tissue. This evolved into what is […]

Beauty Survival Tips – From a Plastic Surgeon

Published on June 27, 2015

‘Tis the season of over indulgence. Regardless of our intentions, it is so easy for us to over eat, over drink, over shop, and stress out. The following are some tips that have helped me out over the years when I have overdone it. Even the healthiest diet and the best non invasive treatments and […]

Kissable Lips

Published on June 27, 2015

What comes to mind when you think about kissable lips? Angelina Jolie? Kissable lips are about more than just appearance. They are about touch, feel and taste. Lips are extremely sensitive-lightly stroking them evokes a multitude of feelings. While not strictly considered a “sexual organ” they are very much a part of our “sexual” experience-and […]

FDA Approves new Filler: Voluma

Published on June 27, 2015

The FDA has approved a new filler for rejuvenation of the soft tissue of the midface. Unlike the other volumizing fillers on the market, Voluma is an HA filler similar to Juvaderm and Restylane, only thicker. This is what makes it an ideal filler for the midface and cheeks. Voluma is made by Allergan the […]

Beverly Friedlander MD