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

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The Pros and Cons of Facelift Alternatives

The Pros and Cons of Facelift Alternatives

  Non-surgical alternatives to facelift surgery are increasingly popular with the availability of advanced skin tightening treatments and innovative dermal fillers. Some patients are excellent candidates for these procedures, while others will benefit much more from a surgical facelift at my Naples practice. The Thermage® is a breakthrough anti-aging skin tightening treatment approved by the FDA. Dermal fillers and other injectable treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic can be combined with Thermage treatments to get truly impressive results for patients who want a more … Continue reading

My Techniques for a Natural-Looking Facelift

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Many potential facelift patients come to my Naples practice with concerns about looking overly pulled or appearing as if their skin has been blown back in a wind tunnel. The good news is that the surgical techniques I use minimize the risk of looking overly “done.” Instead, my facelift patients are delighted to see that their surgical results still leave them looking like themselves, only younger. I use the following methods to ensure a beautiful, natural-looking outcome for each patient: Short incisions: … Continue reading

Liposculpture: One of the Best Under-publicized Procedures

On a daily basis, my practice receives calls from patients interested in the most popular procedures: breast augmentation, tummy tuck and facelift. Naples men and women, however, often haven’t heard about a short, simple procedure that can dramatically transform their appearance. That procedure is Liposculpture – liposuction performed on the face and neck. Liposculpture is particularly advantageous if you have excess fat around your neck and jowls. After liposculpture, you’ll have a more-contoured, better-defined neck and face that can make … Continue reading

Cosmetic procedures in women over 50 have soared by nearly 70% in a year

According to a report from the UK, post-menopause cosmetic treatments are on the increase. At first, this hardly seems newsworthy, but it’s actually of note that plastic surgery procedures, originally the realm of older patients who wanted to turn back the hands of time with a face lift, have increasingly become the domain of younger patients requesting breast enhancements, liposuction and Brazilian bottoms. Menopause brings with it a drop in the level of estrogen, contributing to dry and sagging skin. … Continue reading

Face Bra: An Alternative to a Face Lift?

An entrepreneur in South Florida has taken a supportive device often worn by patients after face lift surgery—a face bra, essentially—as an alternative to a face lift. The website claims that this is an effective alternative to surgery to create a more youthful visage. The website says the device will “smooth away wrinkles, lift sagging jowls and freshen aging complexions” through the application of the wrap and special herbs that are soaked into the wrap before application. The elastic cotton fabric … Continue reading

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