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March 30, 2016

Breast Reduction Surgery Increases in Popularity Among Men | MiamiAccording to statistics released in February from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast reduction is on the rise among men. The surgery, also known as gynecomastia surgery, has traditionally been focused on women whose breasts are too large for their liking or for their backs to comfortably support. Now, however, 40% of the...

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March 25, 2016

Helping Your Body to Recover from Pregnancy | Ft. LauderdalePregnancy is a beautiful process which brings new life to the world and changes the mother's body. Women are often told that they will be back to normal in six weeks, but new studies show that it may take up to a year. And, although you can expect some changes to be restored naturally, few women are lucky enough to totally bounce back. If you find yourself unhappy with the way your body has...

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March 22, 2016

Planning for Your Beach Body | Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

You've worked hard to get your ideal beach body, but there's some things that can't be accomplished with diet and exercise alone. So it's time to consider which body contouring procedures are right for you.

Dr. Jon Harrell offers a variety of procedures to get that beach body that you have been desiring. Some of the procedures he offers include:

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March 16, 2016

When is the Right Age to Get Breast Augmentation? | Miami, FloridaThere is no one standard type of patient for breast augmentation. Ft. Lauderdale residents of all ages, sizes, and backgrounds decide to undergo the procedure, all for their own reasons. And this makes sense, because breast augmentation is a surgery that can help a wide variety of people meet their plastic surgery goals.

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March 02, 2016

If you are looking for Ft. Lauderdale skin care solutions, you may have heard of your skin getting a "healthy glow" when it is well cared for. But what does a healthy glow actually look like, and how can you best get it for your own skin? At the Weston Center, we have a great deal of experience with skin care, and can help you with all these questions.

One major obstacle to healthy skin is dead skin cells that tend to build up on your skin. Changes to your lifestyle, diet, and cleaning habits can affect the rate at which skin cells die, and whether your skin ends up looking dried-out and...

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January 27, 2016

You may be considering face lift surgery in Ft. Lauderdale for any number of reasons, but still be unsure whether it is the right surgical procedure for you. Possibly you are starting to notice the wrinkles and lines on your face that are the natural result of aging, or you have heard several comments about having a tired appearance.

  • Face lift surgery may be able to help with these issues. Candidates for the surgery:
  • Should have a positive outlook and reasonable expectations for the procedure.
  • Are in good health, and do not have diseases that will interfere with the healing...
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December 23, 2015

Many patients who come to our Miami plastic surgery center asking about dermal fillers are interested, but nervous about possible side effects. While it's natural to be slightly nervous of things you know little about, in the case of dermal fillers, these fears are largely unfounded. At The Weston Center, we only use ingredients that have been thoroughly tested, FDA approved, and declared safe through the process of scientific research. In the case of Juvederm®, the ingredients used to make the filler are ingredients that your own body naturally creates.

Juvederm®'s primary active ingredient is known as...

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December 16, 2015

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, then drooping eyelids are a sign that the body around the soul is getting old. If you have droopy eyelids, you may have others comment on your appearance, asking if you are tired or bored when you don't mean to be expressing those emotions. Blepharoplasty, also known as an eyelid lift, is one of the easiest ways to eliminate this excess skin and regain your old facial expressions.

Blepharoplasty treats a wide variety of eyelid issues, including:

  • Eyelids that droop or appear puffy
  • "Bags" appearing under the eyes
  • Excess skin around the...
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December 09, 2015

The results of a facelift vary from patient to patient, and not everyone needs the same type of work done. This is one reason Dr. Harrell, our Miami facelift surgeon, offers a variety of surgical procedures designed to work with your own unique facial features. It's an important of Dr. Harrell’s job to listen to what your goals are and recommend the best possible procedure for meeting them.

Of course, it's possible that a single procedure won't quite match the self-image you want to obtain. Fortunately, it's easy for a surgeon of Dr. Harrell's expertise to combine separate facial procedures in order to...

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December 02, 2015

More people discover the benefits of BOTOX® Cosmetic every year and decide to take advantage of its ability to smooth skin, reduce sweat, and even treat migraines. With an experienced and professional cosmetic surgeon like Dr. Harrell, BOTOX® may be the solution to helping you look as young and energetic as you feel inside. But how can you decide whether BOTOX® is right for you?

BOTOX® has a variety of applications, but the primary one still involves reducing lines in the forehead or other areas of the face. In order to get BOTOX®, you should have specific goals for the procedure: perhaps there are some...

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