Category Archives: facial rejuvenation
Can a Facelift Improve Acne Scars?
Acne scars can be a source of discomfort and embarrassment and a detraction from your overall appearance. They can also be incredibly frustrating to try and get rid of. Facelift surgery may diminish the appearance of acne scars for some patients. However, the degree to which the procedure succeeds in this can vary widely from […]
Types of Forehead Lift
Board-certified Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Vasdev Rai provides a complete range of forehead lift options. This enables Dr. Rai to personalize your surgical procedure and offer you the most pleasing and complementary results. The best way to learn which forehead lift option is right for you is by calling our Dallas, Texas office at and […]
Alternatives to Plastic Surgery
Alternatives to plastic surgery such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers are becoming increasingly popular in Dallas. These nonsurgical cosmetic treatments are capable of reducing the visibility of fine lines and wrinkles from nearly every area of the face. Some options can even produce a softer and fuller look as well. While these treatments cannot […]
What is a Mini-Facelift in Dallas?
As the name implies, a mini-facelift is a less extensive procedure than a full facelift. It targets the cheeks, jawline, and neck. A mini-facelift is appropriate for younger patients with specific problems areas. A mini-facelift in Dallas does not take as long as a full facelift, which can take several hours, and the recovery time […]
At what age should I consider having a facelift
It used to be standard to wait until you were in your 60’s to have a facelift, but that has changed. Today, some women and men are choosing facelift as early as 40. On the other end of the spectrum, as long as you are in good health, there is no reason why you cannot […]
What is the Facelift Recovery Period Following a Facelift in Dallas?
A traditional facelift is a major surgery with a long recovery time. Dr. Rai uses a newer technique, called endoscopic facelift, which yields exceptional results, and a much shorter and more pleasant recovery. You can return to work about 10 days to two weeks after your procedure, as long as your job does not require […]
When Would My Dallas Facelift Surgeon Recommend Fat Injections Rather Than a Facelift?
Do you ever debate whether you should have a facelift or just get fat injections? Depending on your goals and the condition of your skin, our Dallas facelift surgeon may recommend a facelift, injectable fillers, or a combination of the two. Fat injections are less invasive and require less recovery time. Since the facelift is […]
Can Certain Foods make you look Older?
Sometimes, surgical interventions like a facelift are the most effective way to combat the signs of aging and turn back the clock, so to speak. A recent slideshow in Huffington Post suggests abstaining from certain foods may also improve the appearance of your skin, although diet cannot eliminate any sagging skin on your face. According […]
Facelift Surgery Up 6 Percent in 2012
According to recently released statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, facelift procedures were up 6 percent in 2012 compared to the previous year. Facial appearance is an important indicator of your age. As soon as our early forties, we begin to develop: Deep folds extending from the nose downward Fat deposits under the […]
Chin Implant Popularity Increases
Chin implant procedures soared last year, among both men and women, according to statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Overall, chin implant demand increased 71 percent in 2011 compared to 2010. There was a 66 percent increase among women in 2011, and a 76 percent increase among men. The greatest demand came from […]