What Parents of Transgender Teens Need to Know

Change is hard. Being prepared for change is even harder. As a parent, you want to be supportive and affirming of your child’s changes, choices, expressions and identity, but where do you start when your child shares their transgender identity with you? How do you make sure you don’t mess this up for them, for you[…]

The Rise of Minimally-Invasive Procedures

Plastic surgery has always been an attractive option for people who want to enhance their beauty and restore their youthful appearance. However, for many years people have hesitated to take the plunge and go through with a procedure simply because it was too invasive.

How Often Do You Need to Touch Up Dermal Fillers?

Dermal fillers are an excellent choice for people who are interested in smoothing out the skin or adding a little volume. Not to be confused with Botox, dermal fillers work to smooth out the skin by filling in unwanted crevices. Botox, on the other hand, works to freeze muscles to reduce the appearance of wrinkles.

BioTE: Natural Hormone Supplement after Gender Affirmation

The challenges of gender identity realization and affirmation are many and significant. And while surgery goes a long way towards addressing many of these challenges, it doesn’t make them all of them disappear overnight.

Top Tips for Top Surgery Recovery

OK, so you’ve made a commitment to top surgery and you are (understandably) nervous. You also need to get prepared for your big day and your recovery. Did you know that thorough preparation is an effective means of mitigating anxiety? Well, it is! And we want to help you deal with both your anxiety and ensuring[…]

Breast Augmentation After Children

Breast augmentation is often spoken about in a light-hearted manner, but for the women who are considering the procedure, it can be an emotional decision to make – one that will greatly affect their confidence and sexual identity.

Fall Skin Care Tips | How to Keep Your Summer Glow

As the temperatures begin to drop, and the days get shorter, we must all accept the sad news that another summer has come to an end. The kids are back at school, it’s time to start shopping for a fall wardrobe and it’s also time to start thinking about how to adjust your beauty routine to prepare for the colder[…]

A Brief History of Facelifts | How Far We've Come!

Time is relentless, and while the popular adage, "time heals all wounds" may be true in some cases, but not when it comes to our faces! Thankfully, we live in an age where we have access to advanced and safe surgical procedures that can turn back the ravages of time and restore a bit of our youthful appearance.

Let's Talk Anesthesia... What Are Your Options?

Anesthesia is an important part of any cosmetic surgical procedure – from a tummy tuck, to a facelift or breast augmentation.

How to Know if You're Ready for a Facelift

A facelift corrects sagging jowls, unsightly necklines and pulls the skin on the lower part of the face and upper part of the neck tighter, resulting in a refreshed and youthful appearance.