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Breast Augmentation

Patients have breast augmentation in the setting of cosmetic or reconstructive reasons after cancer surgery. Regardless of the reason, breast augmentation is a surgery where implants (saline or silicone) are placed in the breast to enhance breast size, shape, and/or symmetry. A breast augmentation may help improve body image or help clothes fit better. Some […]


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Laser skin resurfacing clears and smooths for younger-looking skin

Dr. Samuel Lin of Boston Plastic Surgery in Boston, MA is a plastic surgeon who can help patients improve their self-confidence in the way they look with facial and body procedures. However, this isn’t where his services end. He also provides a variety of nonsurgical treatments for the skin and body for patients to consider […]


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Ask Boston Plastic Surgery about post-bariatric body contouring

Achieving weight loss through bariatric procedures or just good ol’ diet and exercise is a big accomplishment, especially when patients lose a substantial amount of weight during this time. However, it can leave behind sagging skin that leaves patients discouraged. Instead of showing off their weight loss, they may hide their body because of the […]


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What to expect when recovering from a mommy makeover

While pregnancy and aging are a part of life for many women, it doesn’t mean that they have to accept the changes that have occurred to their body. Many women in their 30’s, 40’s, and beyond often consider the advantages of having plastic surgery performed to improve their appearance and confidence. One of the more […]


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Laser treatments for scar reduction and removal

Did you know that with the help of a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon such as Dr. Charlotte Ann Rhee of Huntington Station, NY, you can reduce the appearance of scarring on the skin? In thirty minutes or less, patients can undergo a laser procedure to reduce or remove scarring. This includes surgical scars, trauma […]


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Improve the skin’s appearance and health with chemical peels

Thanks to continued advancements and more accessible technology, it is easier than ever before to take care of your skin! Patients who are interested in improving the texture, tone, and overall health of their skin will want to ask their doctor about the best solution for their unique needs. For many patients, improving the skin […]


How to reduce swelling and bruising following rhinoplasty surgery

There are many reasons why a patient might choose to have a nose job, also known as rhinoplasty. Regardless, reaching the decision is a personal one and can come with anxiety for some. Any type of surgery has its possible risks and complications, but the outcome patients experience is often well worth it! At Boston […]


Using cheek implants to contour the face

High, prominent cheekbones are considered one of many elements to a beautiful face. Cheekbones are perfect at maintaining a youthful appearance while also enhancing the facial profile as an elegant and striking feature. Without them, patients may feel as though their poor definition in the cheeks causes them to look aged, overweight, tired, or even […]

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How eyelid surgery can help individuals achieve a more refreshed appearance

Patients who notice sagging and drooping of their eyelids that cause them to look tired or impact their field of vision are the perfect candidates for surgical treatments such as eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty. The blepharoplasty procedure is performed by Dr. Samuel Lin of Boston Plastic Surgery and helps patients achieve a refreshed appearance.  What […]

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Frequently asked questions about otoplasty

If you have ears that stick out from your head or have been malformed since birth, you are probably well aware of how this impacts your self-esteem. The size, shape, proportion, and position of the ear can make a dramatic difference in your appearance, and with the help of a plastic surgeon, many patients can […]

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