Laser hair removal is a common cosmetic procedure in the United States. In fact, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, laser hair removal was in the Top 5 minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in 2017, with more than 1 million such procedures performed by ASPS surgeons alone. Continue reading “Your Guide to Laser Hair Removal” »
The turkey neck can be embarrassing. And unfortunately, its appearance may be out of your control. Things like the aging process, gravity, and sun damage can all contribute to loose, sagging skin and excess fat in the neck and jowl areas. But there’s an exciting new procedure that uses innovative plasma and radio frequency energy to rejuvenate these tissues at the cellular level—the Renuvion® J-Plasma. Providing dramatic results with lower risks and recovery time than more invasive surgery, the Renuvion is so effective because it tightens and refreshes skin from the inside out. So let’s take a look at how the entire process works here at Artisan Aesthetics Plastic Surgery & Laser Center. Continue reading “Tighten Up the Turkey Neck with the New Renuvion J-Plasma” »
You can’t help getting older, but you can help slow down the signs of it. If you’re looking to improve your appearance by treating fine lines and wrinkles, Botox® may be the solution for you. Dr. Castor at Artisan Aesthetics Plastic Surgery is here to help! Continue reading “Is Botox the Right Cosmetic Treatment for You?” »
Do you have problematic skin? Perhaps its acne, or maybe wrinkles that make you feel self-conscious? Fortunately, at Artisan Plastic Surgery & Laser Center, Dr. Castor has the answer for you: chemical peels!
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Have your wrinkles got you down but you aren’t ready to go under the knife? Sculptra® Aesthetic at Artisan Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Laser Center may be the perfect solution for you!
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Here in the Tampa area, we are lucky to live in such an amazing climate with so many great outdoor attractions to explore—but if you’re not careful, our enticing weather and outdoor amenities can be a double-edged sword. The hot Florida sun can do serious damage to your skin, and it’s not just the summer months here in the Sunshine State that you have to watch out for, protecting your skin year-round is essential to keeping your healthy, youthful, and cancer-free later in life.
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While we may not always think that men can be just as self-conscious about their bodies as women, it’s totally true. Body image is just as important to men as it to the so-called fairer sex and men struggling with over-developed breasts, or Gynecomastia, often have a hard time accepting and liking their bodies. What many men who visit Artisan Aesthetics Plastic Surgery & Laser Center don’t realize is that breast reduction surgery is an option for them.
Continue reading “Gynecomastia – What Is It and Am I a Good Candidate?” »
Are you unhappy with the appearance of your nose? Did you suffer a trauma when you were younger that has left it displaced and misshapen? Do you have snoring or breathing issues? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then nose surgery with Dr. Castor may be right for you.
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The signs of aging don’t just creep up around your eyes, forehead, and cheeks – your lips could be the main culprit that’s betraying your age. That’s because just like every other part of your face, your lips can lose volume over time. However, you can regain the full lips you once had or enhance naturally thin lips with Restylane® Silk.
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Acne is the most common skin ailment in the United States; Approximately 50 million Americans are affected by it every year. Although it’s most common in teens and young adults, anyone can get it—and the occurrence of acne in adults is actually on the rise. No matter what stage of life you’re in, it’s time to fight back against those embarrassing blemishes and bring your skin back into balance with the Harmony AFT™ laser acne treatments at Artisan Aesthetics Plastic Surgery & Laser Center.
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