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

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Exercising After Breast Augmentation: Your Questions, Answered

So many of my breast augmentation patients from Fort Myers, Punta Gorda, and Naples, Florida, lead healthy, active lifestyles. As a physician, I would be remiss if I didn’t say that I think exercise is wonderful—but it’s important to know when to say when, especially after surgery. I wanted to use this blog post as a way to help prospective breast augmentation patients understand when they can start exercising after surgery, as well as why the restrictions are in place. … Continue reading

Top 3 Tips for Boosting the Results of Your Injectable Treatment

When a patient is investing in a cosmetic treatment, such as Botox or filler, maintaining the results of the procedure is a priority.  With several fillers on the market that can last up to 2 years, we are fortunate to have many products with long durations.  Following a few easy at home steps can help further boost and prolong the results of a cosmetic treatment. 1. Wear Sunscreen Daily (and don’t forget to reapply) Sun is our number one anti-aging … Continue reading

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

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