Dark Circles Under Eyes-Are Filler Injections Safe?

In my opinion permanent correction or removal of dark circles under the eyes requires surgery not filler injections. The “gold standard” continues to be a procedure called the Transconjunctival Blepharoplasty with Arcus Marginalis Release and Fat Grafting. Results of this procedure can be very effective-see before and after photos below.  Recently many physicians have been […]

Boston Breast Implant Scars

Boston Plastic Surgery Specialists discuss how to get the best breast implant scars A major concern of my patients in Boston seeking breast augmentation with implants is the location and visibility of the breast implant scars. It is important to understand that a great deal of attention is placed on hiding your breast augmentation incision […]

Breast Implant Size – How to Choose Cup Size in CC for Breast Augmentation

Dr. Brooke Seckel discusses how to chose breast implant size in Boston Although most plastic surgeons measure breast implant size in cc or cubic centimeters of liquid volume, most patients seeking breast augmentation in Boston want to know how to achieve a specific bra cup size after breast augmentation. At the Boston Plastic Surgery Specialists has many patients […]

Textured vs Smooth Implants for Breast Augmentation

If you have decided that you want to have breast augmentation surgery there are many decisions that you will have to make with the advice and help of your board-certified plastic surgeon. In addition to deciding on implant size, location of incision, and implant under or over the muscle, you will also have to decide between […]

Breast Augmentation with Breast Asymmetry

Almost all my Boston breast augmentation patients are surprised to learn during their initial consultation that they have breast asymmetry. I reassure my patients that 88% of women have different sized or asymmetrical breasts and it is normal to have breast asymmetry.  I believe that most patients are not aware of their breast asymmetry because […]

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 breastfeeding. The new Mentor® Memory Gel® Xtra Breast Implants are precision-filled with a proprietary cohesive […]

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 of new skin collagen to firm, plump, and tighten the skin and remove wrinkles. Examples […]

Remove Dark Circles Under Eyes

Dark circles under the eyes. Notice the depression underneath the lower eyelid caused by the attachment of the skin to the bone underneath and the overhang of loose skin above creating a shadow in the dark circle

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 updates provided since 2011. What is BIA-ALCL? Breast implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma is […]