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New Treatment Allows Patients to Lose Double Chins Without Surgery

December 28, 2016
In recent years, more and more plastic surgeons are adopting minimally-invasive and non-surgical means to remove fat. One of the latest treatments, Kybella, is still generating a considerable media buzz due to its unique capacity to correct the dreaded double chin. Approved by the FDA in 2015,… Read Full Post
Category: Skin Tightening

New Collagenase Treatment Dissolves Body Fat without Surgery

December 21, 2016
From his extensive experience as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon based in Los Angeles area, Dr. Michael Omidi knows that many patients tend to seek out ever more natural-looking results while opting for minimally-invasive procedures. Given this trend, it comes as no surprise that many new… Read Full Post
Category: Fat Transfer

Latest Studies Indicate the Growing Popularity of Liposuction

August 06, 2016
Recently published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery [link 1], a new study bemoans the lack of reliable information concerning liposuction on the web. In particular, the authors single out numerous websites created by plastic surgeons and practices with the intention of advertising their… Read Full Post
Category: Liposuction

Efficacy of platelet-rich plasma in treatment of androgenic alopecia

August 04, 2016
This excellent article enumerates PRP treatment’s effectiveness in treatment of androgenic alopecia, commonly known as male or female pattern baldness. According to this study, PRP is safe, inexpensive, and highly effective when it comes to reversing the effects of hair loss. In fact, participants… Read Full Post

Use of Kybella to address the double chin or excess tissue along the neck

July 11, 2016
In the past decade there have been many advances for non-invasive aesthetic procedures. For fat loss the use of Ultheraapy and cool sculpting have developed. Longer lasting and fillers with higher viscosity solutions such as Voluma and Juvaderm plus and fillers that don’t attract as much water… Read Full Post

Breast Augmentation: How to Choose what Type is Best for You

November 10, 2015
Implants vs. Fat Transfer? Silicone vs. Saline? Above or below the muscle? Round or Tear Drop? Dr. Michael Omidi guides you through the finer points of breast augmentation types. Breasts are the symbol of female beauty and identity. A woman should love her breasts and feel… Read Full Post

Fat Transfer (Breast Augmentation without the Use of Implants)

October 28, 2015
Dr. Michael Omidi has performed many fat transfer procedures for rejuvenation of the face and enhancement of the buttocks and torso (called the Brazilian Butt Lift). Dr. Omidi is now employing this technique for enhancement of the breast. How Does Fat Transfer to the Breast Work? Just like… Read Full Post