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Mentor® Memory Gel® Xtra Breast Implants

My Breast Augmentation patients often request a fuller breast profile with volume above the nipple areola when considering breast implants. This is especially true in patients who have had children and feel that their breasts look empty and sagging after … Continue reading



SecretRF™ Radiofrequency Microneedling Skin Rejuvenation and Wrinkle Removal

SecretRF™ Radiofrequency Microneedling is an exciting new non-surgical method for skin rejuvenation including wrinkle removal, skin firming, pigment removal and acne scar improvement. How to rejuvenate facial skin without surgery All non-surgical skin rejuvenation methods rely on stimulating the formation … Continue reading



Remove Dark Circles Under Eyes

Eye Circles: Cause and Cure   What Causes Dark Circles Under Eyes? Dark circles under eyes are the second most common concern that people have about facial aging, second only to skin wrinkles.  Many people seek advice on how to … Continue reading



Textured Breast Implants Health Risks

Recently the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) released information on breast implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) a rare tumor associated with textured breast implants used in breast reconstruction and cosmetic  breast augmentation. This rare tumor has been studied and … Continue reading



Breast Implant Capsular Contracture Prevention

A serious concern for many breast implant patients is the risk of the development of a breast implant capsular contracture. A breast implant capsular contracture can cause the breast implant to be hard, painful and the implant to be displaced … Continue reading



Do I Need a Breast Lift and Implants or Breast Implants Alone?

The most common question my breast augmentation patients ask me is whether they need a breast lift or mastopexy in addition to breast implants. This is especially common after patients have had children or have lost weight. The key factor … Continue reading



Mentor Breast Implants

Why I Use Mentor Breast Implants At our plastic surgery practice we use Mentor Breast Implants exclusively for breast augmentation. I have used these implants for the past thirty-one years. During my Harvard plastic surgery residency at Brigham and Women’s … Continue reading



Laser Labiaplasty, A Gentler Approach

At Boston Plastic Surgery Specialists we use the laser to perform Labiaplasty or Labioplasty for our Boston patients. The laser is a much gentler method for removing excess labial tissue than traditional surgical methods. What Is Labiaplasty? Labiaplasty or Labioplasty … Continue reading



Better Breast Implant Results with the Keller Funnel

The Keller Funnel 2 is an important device that we use at our practice to achieve better breast implant results for all of our breast augmentation patients. In my opinion the Keller Funnel 2 is the most important advancement to … Continue reading



Breast Implant Shape – Round or Teardrop

Dr. Brooke Seckel discusses the difference between round and teardrop breast implant shapes There are two major different breast implant shapes. There are round breast implant shapes and teardrop breast implant shapes. Round shaped breast implants have been in use … Continue reading