Kent V. Hasen, MD: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Med Spa of Naples
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Naples, FL 34105

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The Fine Line Between Skincare and Cosmetics

According to Global Industry Analysts, Inc., the global color cosmetics market is expected to reach $41.4 billion by 2015. Plastic Surgery Practice reports that main driver in growing cosmetic sales is the use of skincare components in makeup and related products. The color cosmetic industry is gaining power during the recession through innovation. Formulators are creating increasingly sophisticated cosmetics that offer the benefits of UV protection, anti-aging, moisturizing and long-lasting effects. The delineation between skincare and makeup is continuing to … Continue reading

Many Women Consider Post-Baby Plastic Surgery in UK

Plastic Surgery Practice reports that two out of five women would consider a “mommy makeover” related procedure following childbirth. The data, which was collected by a UK-based television show called My Face My Body, showed that 39% of women would consider plastic surgery after childbirth, while another 57% of women would even undergo surgery while still in the hospital following labor. According to the survey, the top body concerns for moms are as follows: •    Weight gain-34% •    Stretch marks-24% … Continue reading

CoolSculpting by ZELTIQ Gets FDA Approval

Are you tired of love handles, or even that extra belly fat you can’t seem to get rid of with diet and exercise? We have some great news for you—CoolSculpting by ZELTIQ, a revolutionary new non-invasive procedure, received its FDA approval today for non-invasive fat reduction. CoolSculpting uses Cryolipolysis™ technology to literally freeze away fat cells. Fat cells are frozen and die off, and the body naturally cleanses itself of the dead tissue. Clinical trials resulted in a 20% reduction … Continue reading

A Solution for Saggy Arms

Sometimes spending hours at the gym can’t always tone your most problematic body parts. While some people worry about their love handles or gut, others may be concerned with their arms. Oftentimes, patients who have encountered considerable weight loss or gain are left with excessive amounts of skin in different areas of their body.  With weight gain, skin is stretched to accommodate additional fat tissue in the body.  When a patient loses weight, the skin often remains stretched. As we … Continue reading

Patients Aim To Be Discreet With Plastic Surgery

Have you considered plastic surgery before, but you didn’t want your friends and family to find out? Turns out you’re not alone. Transform, the UK’s largest cosmetic surgery group, recently published a study showing that patients have been staggering their aesthetic treatments, or even hiding them, so that people don’t know about their upgrades. According to Transform, more than half of women hide non-surgical procedures from their partners, and another 72% of women don’t tell their friends and family about … Continue reading

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