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Liposuction vs. CoolSculpting®

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As leaders in body contouring, Schaffer Plastic Surgery offers a suite of fat removal technologies that can help our patients achieve desired results. We offer both surgical and non-surgical solutions for stubborn fat and work together with our patients to help them choose the best treatment for their unique goals. When considering the benefits and…

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How to Find the Best Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation

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When considering breast augmentation, it is impossible to overemphasize the importance of finding the best plastic surgeon possible. Although breast augmentation is a commonly performed procedure, it takes experience, skill and aesthetic discernment for a plastic surgeon to effectively achieve a patient’s goals. Learning how to find the best plastic surgeon for breast augmentation is…

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Is Breast Augmentation Surgery Safe?

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A top priority among patients considering breast augmentation is safety, as it should be. Elective procedures, like breast augmentation, would not be worth the risk if they were unsafe. While the procedure is safe, any surgical procedure has inherent risks. Here, we will explain how you can mitigate potential risks and ensure the best outcome…

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Is CoolSculpting® Permanent?

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We know the idea of permanent fat removal seems too good to be true. Considering how resistant stubborn pockets of fat can be to healthy eating and exercise, it seems silly to consider the idea of “freezing fat away forever.” At Schaffer Plastic Surgery, we are committed to delivering the best results possible to our…

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Does CoolSculpting® Hurt?

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We know why you are curious if CoolSculpting® hurts—because freezing fat away forever seems too good to be true without some serious drawbacks. As body contouring experts, we are here to dispel several myths about CoolSculpting® and provide more insight into what the treatments are actually like. If you are interested in learning more about…

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SculpSure® vs. CoolSculpting®

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When it comes to body contouring, Schaffer Plastic Surgery is your one-stop solution. We are proud to offer a variety of non-invasive body contouring options including SculpSure® and CoolSculpting® in addition to our surgical options such as abdominoplasty and power-assisted liposuction. No two bodies are created the same which means your approach to body contouring…

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Tips for Breast Augmentation: Over or Under the Muscle?

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Women who are interested in breast augmentation and do their own research about the procedure will likely learn about the many options that are available to ensure the most natural-looking outcome. One choice that will need to be made between you and your plastic surgeon is whether to place your implants over or under the…

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How to Treat Fine Lines and Wrinkles

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No matter who you are, fine lines and wrinkles are an inevitable aspect of aging. The age at which you develop fine lines and wrinkles depends on your genetics and your lifetime exposure to the sun, environmental pollutants and dry climates. Even though fine lines and wrinkles are unavoidable, there are certainly ways to delay…

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Microneedling Healing Stages

As we age, sagging skin, acne scars and discoloration can impact our confidence or make us look older than we feel. Microneedling at Schaffer Plastic Surgery offers a minimally invasive pathway to better looking skin, allowing you to step out with confidence. At Schaffer Plastic Surgery, we are pleased to offer microneedling with the use…

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Microneedling with Platelet Rich Plasma for Acne Scars

If you suffer from acne scars, you know how resistant they can be to topical treatments. You have likely invested a small fortune in over-the-counter serums and concoctions that promise to fade these pesky reminders of what was formerly acne. Whether you are experiencing hyperpigmentation or textured acne scars, microneedling with platelet rich plasma (PRP)…

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