Author Archives: Dr. Louis C. Cutolo Jr.

What Is Eyelid Surgery Recovery Like?

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If droopy eyelids and puffy under-eye bags make you look older and wearier than you feel, it may be time to explore eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty). This popular procedure improves your appearance by rejuvenating the upper or lower eyelids (or both) to help you look younger and more alert. Men and women who want to address …

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How To Sleep After a Tummy Tuck for Optimum Rest

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Getting good, restful sleep after your tummy tuck surgery is vital to your recovery. Studies show that post-op patients who enjoy quality sleep usually experience less pain and heal more quickly than those who sleep poorly. Still, sleeping well after surgery can be a challenge. General anesthesia, pain medication, and a host of physical reactions …

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Revitalize Your Skin With Top Laser, Light & RF Skin Treatments

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In the quest for flawless skin, laser skin treatments, light-based therapies, and radiofrequency (RF) treatments stand out as innovative solutions to a range of dermatological issues. My plastic surgery practice harnesses these advanced technologies to tailor treatments for each patient's unique needs. In this post, we'll explore the best options for various skin concerns, discuss …

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What Does ‘Board-Certified’ Mean?

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In the medical profession, the term ‘board-certified’ carries significant weight. It’s a distinction that sets some providers apart from others by signaling a higher level of expertise and qualification. But what does board-certified mean in the context of plastic surgery, and why does it matter? This post will answer those questions and more. Are All …

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FAQ: What Is Liposuction Recovery Like?

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Sometimes, dieting and exercise alone can’t accomplish your aesthetic goals. That’s why liposuction is such a popular body contouring procedure. If you're interested in learning more about liposuction and what to expect on your aesthetic journey, we answer common questions about liposuction recovery below. How Long Does It Take To Heal From Liposuction? Liposuction recovery time …

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Should You Choose Saline vs. Silicone Implants?

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So, you’ve made the monumental decision to have breast augmentation surgery. But there are still more significant decisions ahead, including the age-old question of whether you should choose saline vs. silicone implants. Not to worry. We’re here to help you make an informed decision that aligns with your needs and goals. Below, let's walk through …

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Breast Augmentation Recovery: What to Expect Week-by-Week

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If you're considering breast augmentation, understanding the recovery process is important for a smooth and comfortable healing journey. This handy and helpful infographic walks you through what to expect and offers tips to optimize your recovery. Contact Us Now that you have an idea of what to expect, you can be well-prepared, informed, and confident …

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BodyTite vs. Liposuction:  A Comprehensive Comparison

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Are you considering a body contouring procedure to achieve your aesthetic goals? Liposuction has long been a popular choice for removing stubborn fat deposits, but technological advancements have introduced procedures such as BodyTite and FaceTite, which offer additional aesthetic benefits. This blog post will compare BodyTite/FaceTite and liposuction to help you make an informed choice. …

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