Posted on April 19th, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Unfortunately, we are all going to face the inevitable of getting older. However, we can slow down the aging process. It all starts with proper skin care; keeping the skin fresh and protected is key to looking and feeling younger. Sunscreen, moisturizer, and anti-aging products can be used to hinder the aging process, especially when […]
Posted on March 24th, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Stubborn belly fat is so prevalent that it is known by common colloquialisms such as a “beer belly,” “spare tire,” and “muffin top.” Try as we might, exercise and dieting are not always successful at getting rid of the extra pudge. If you are struggling unsuccessfully to purge stubborn abdominal fat, there is another option: […]
Posted on March 11th, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
A man with feminine breasts may feel like he is the opposite of masculine. Males with excess breast tissue have a condition called gynecomastia, which may cause them psychological and emotional trauma as well as embarrassment and poor body image. Gynecomastia surgery can eliminate enlarged male breasts to restore a more masculine figure so that you […]
Posted on February 24th, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid surgery, can remove excess fat, skin, and muscle tissue from the upper and lower eyelids. The purpose of blepharoplasty is usually to correct age-related skin laxity and to restore a proper appearance and function to the eyelids. If you’re not sure whether eyelid surgery is right for you, here is […]
Posted on February 12th, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Breast reconstruction is an incredibly rewarding experience. With today’s surgical techniques, women’s recreated breasts can closely match natural breasts in appearance and form. The breast reconstruction procedure may be performed immediately after mastectomy or delayed for weeks, months, or even years. Here are some of the advantages and disadvantages of immediate vs. delayed breast reconstruction. […]
Posted on February 3rd, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Ear pinning is a medical procedure that corrects overly protruding ears. Typically caused by genetics and excess cartilage, overly protruding ears can lead to ridicule from others and feelings of self-consciousness. Adults, children, and infants can all undergo ear pinning to correct their protruding ears and bring the ears into a more aesthetically pleasing angle […]
Posted on January 29th, 2016 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Facial expressions and moods are interconnected in powerful ways. Permanent brow furrows and facial lines around the mouth can pull the face down into a perpetually sad or angry expression. Research has found that BOTOX® Cosmetic can treat depression by softening moderate to severe forehead lines and wrinkles, thereby softening your expression and, consequently, improving your […]
Posted on December 28th, 2015 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
Age-related skin laxity or excess skin after weight loss can cause what is commonly called “bat wing deformity.” Bat wing deformity is a condition where skin sags from the upper arms, mimicking the appearance of bat wings. While arm exercises may be effective in strengthening the muscles, they cannot necessarily improve skin tone or get […]
Posted on December 14th, 2015 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
A smooth, clear, and vibrant complexion not only enhances your attractiveness but also portrays health, youth, and vitality. Maintaining your complexion can be difficult as factors such as aging, hormones, environmental conditions, and sun exposure diminish skin quality. Skin resurfacing treatments can revitalize your skin and enhance your face to give you a vibrant complexion. […]
Posted on November 30th, 2015 by Carlton Scroggins M.D.
One of the great things about breast augmentation is that not every procedure will yield the same results. Each woman’s body is unique, and breast implants have been designed to accommodate a wide variety of styles and preferences that can enhance the breasts according to the woman’s desires and body shape. When you come in […]