Kent V. Hasen, MD: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Med Spa of Naples
3699 Airport Pulling Road North
Naples, FL 34105

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Your Top Hair Loss Questions – Answered!

Thinning hair and hair loss are extremely common concerns for patients of our practice.  This problem does not discriminate – younger patients, older patients, male, female – all demographics are affected.  The causes of hair loss vary, but the most common types we see in our practice are androgenic alopecia and telogen effluvium. What Causes Hair Loss? Androgenic alopecia is typical “male pattern baldness”.  However, “male” is a bit of a misnomer, as this type of hair loss affects many … Continue reading

The First Cut is the Deepest

Country superstar Carrie Underwood recently revealed she needed 40-50 stitches to her face after a traumatic fall in November.  She warned fans her appearance might be changed as her wounds heal.  Scars are also a big concern for patients in our Naples plastic surgery practice.  Whether from a trauma, like Carrie Underwood, or secondary to a surgical procedure, having minimal scars is a priority for our patients. While many factors affecting scarring are beyond our control – the orientation of … Continue reading

Getting the Royal Treatment: A Face Like Meghan Markle

Patients considering rhinoplasty, fillers, or facelift surgery at our Naples-Fort Meyers practice often bring photos of their favorite celebrities to show their desired results. These “wish pics” may feature Angelina Jolie’s cheekbones, Jennifer Anniston’s nose, or Kylie Jenner’s lips, but it’s not a new trend. And, with Prince Harry’s engagement to Meghan Markle, more and more women are requesting cosmetic enhancements to look like the future princess. Why Meghan Markle? Markle was hardly a household name before her engagement to … Continue reading

Happy Holidays from Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Med Spa!

With 2017 drawing to a close and 2018 on the not too distant horizon, we wanted to take a minute to reflect on the past year. At Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Med Spa of Naples, 2017 ushered in many wonderful changes for our practice and our staff. From marriages to babies to new staff members, 2017 held many joys for our practice. Amidst the excitement, 2017 also brought some struggles. Hurricane Irma was an unwelcome visitor, and we know our … Continue reading

Is Pale the New Tan?

Tan, bronzed skin has cycled in and out of fashion for decades, even centuries.  Originally, pale skin was considered the most beautiful and a sign of wealth, since only those affluent enough to stay indoors could achieve skin untouched by the sun.  As times changed, tanned skin became fashionable.  Sun-kissed skin was an indicator a person could afford to fly to exotic tropical locales for a tan.   In the 1970s, people slathered themselves in baby oil and sought to achieve … Continue reading

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