Dr. Hasen's Blog

What Do Your Hands Say About You?


Hands can reveal a lot about a person.  From carefully manicured nails to callused palms, a quick glance at someone’s hands can give you a glimpse into their life.  Not only are our hands seen by the world, but we look at our own hands all day!  We may catch a quick glimpse of our faces in the mirror, but it’s hard to avoid looking at our hands as we are texting, eating, and driving.  Many of our patients are … Continue reading

Dr. Hasen’s Top 3 Tips for Minimizing Surgical Scars

3 Tips for Minimizing Surgical Scars

When patients decide to have a cosmetic procedure, the appearance of their scar often isn’t something they consider until after surgery.  A cosmetically appealing scar can make or break a patient’s post-surgical appearance and greatly affect the way a patient views their results.  We have three tips for minimizing the appearance of post-procedure scars. First and foremost, we encourage our patients to follow sun precautions.  The sun can cause scars to darken or change color, making the scar more apparent.  … Continue reading

3 Ways We Focus on Natural-Looking Breast Augmentation Results

3 Ways We Focus on Natural-Looking Breast Augmentation Results

The message from my Naples-Fort Myers patients is clear: When it comes to breast augmentation, they don’t want a “fake” look. Patients simply want to look like the best possible version of themselves — and that’s the philosophy that drives everything we do at the practice. For breast augmentation in particular, there are a few aspects of our approach that help lead to natural-looking results. 1. Computerized Imaging Thanks to VECTRA® 3-D imaging, you can actually visualize your possible results, … Continue reading

What’s Really Making Your Belly Bulge?

What’s Really Making Your Belly Bulge

One of the most popular and gratifying cosmetic procedures I perform is the Mommy Makeover (a combination procedure usually consisting of a tummy tuck, liposuction, and a breast enhancement procedure such as breast augmentation). At my Naples-Fort Myers, Florida practice, I’ve noted that moms are often surprised in their consultations to learn that there are multiple causes for their “flabby” midsections, so I thought this might be a great topic to address in my blog. Excess skin and fat play … Continue reading

Wrinkles While We Sleep??


We tend to assume most of our facial lines and wrinkles come from expressions.  Hence, the so called “smoker’s lines” around the mouth, “crow’s feet” around the eyes, and “bunny lines” around the nose.  While it is true many lines on the face are formed as a result of repeated facial movements, often patients will come to our office concerned about a line that doesn’t follow along the path of a muscle. We regularly see patients with more lines on … Continue reading

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