[:en]Guest Blog: Sarah Smith on Sunscreens for Acne Patients[:]

[:en] 5 Sunscreen Lotions for People with Acne Problems If you have acne, then you know that direct sunlight can worsen this condition. It makes your skin even redder and can cause pain and itchiness. A proper sunscreen lotion can protect you from the harmful UV rays. Also, it can prevent it from getting out of hand. Here’s a list … Read More

[:en]Breast Augmentation Implant Shapes[:]

[:en]Dr. Naidu has created an infographic on breast implant shapes to help you make an informed decision about which type of implant to select for your breast augmentation. The two available implant shapes are round implants and teardrop or anatomic implants. Dr. Naidu describes the differences between the two implants in this informative infographic. Read more about these different implant types, … Read More

[:en]LEAP International Disaster Relief Program – Mission Trip[:]

[:en]In August 2016, LEAP’s International Disaster Relief Program sent a group of three plastic surgeons and one anesthesiologist to Beirut to provide care for Syrian and Palestinian refugees at al-Hamshari Hospital located in Saida, Lebanon. I was privileged to be one of the plastic surgeons selected for this mission, which was also my first encounter with international relief work. My … Read More

[:en]The Ultimate Guide to Body Contouring[:]

The Ultimate Guide to Body Contouring Dr. Naidu has created the Ultimate Guide to Body Contouring to help her patients understand the process of body contouring procedures. The guide includes the right questions to ask your surgeon in a consultation, how to choose a surgeon that best fits your needs, and a detailed explanation of body contouring procedures, the associated … Read More

[:en]NON-INVASIVE ENHANCEMENT OF THE BREASTS? BUYER BEWARE[:]

NON-INVASIVE ENHANCEMENT OF THE BREASTS?  BUYER BEWARE An online search for the term “breast enhancement creams” will yield a 20-page result listing balms, creams, pills, lotions, and potions which claim to enhance breast size by 1-2 cup sizes.  The market for these creatively named items has increased dramatically, and some of the more popular brands have even recruited celebrities for … Read More

[:en]What is Kybella?[:]

TARGETING SUBMENTAL FAT It eventually happens to most, if not all, of us.  A tiny bit of extra fat starts to creep up under the chin.  One day, it’s not there, and the next day, you can’t stop staring at it from the reflection of your iPhone. In some cases, the lateral edges of the jawline may become blunted as … Read More

[:en]Breast Augmentation Frequently Asked Questions[:]

[:en] 1. What are the different incisions that can be made with breast implants? Three incisions are commonly used: the infra-mammary incision, which is located at the crease beneath the breast; the peri-areolar incision, located at the border between the breast skin and the pigmented skin of the nipple-areolar complex; and the axillary incision, which is located within the armpit. … Read More

[:en]Hyperpigmentation Infographic[:]

[:en]The desire to have clear, glowing skin is present in every culture. Even, bright skin without blemishes or areas of hyperpigmentation gives an impression of youth and health. Dr. Naidu created a hyperpigmentation infographic that outlines what hyperpigmentation is, the science behind it, and what you can do to treat it. If you have hyperpigmentation concerns and would like to … Read More

[:en]Peels, lasers, needles, ultrasound, and radiofrequency… oh my! A non-definitive guide to non-invasive facial rejuvenation[:]

[:en]There are an overwhelming number of devices and techniques now available for non-invasive rejuvenation of the face.  While the continued research into skin rejuvenation is impressive, the sheer number and variety of available treatments is enough to confuse even the most savvy beauty junkie.  Because I am asked about many of these each day, I decided to do a little … Read More