Dr. Basner's Plastic Surgery Blog

Plastic Surgeon serving Baltimore, Columbia, Owings Mills and Towson, MD

November 05, 2015

In the days of Skyping and video chat, a double chin can feel more embarrassing than ever before. But a recent FDA-approved injectable treatment can effectively dissolve under-chin fat without surgery. Kybella® is the first and only FDA-approved nonsurgical treatment to treat submental (under-chin) fat.

tags: Kybella, Double Chin
September 28, 2015

Popular Plastic Surgery Procedures for MenIn the last few years, there has been a marked increase in plastic surgery for men across the U.S. In fact, the number of cosmetic procedures performed on men more than doubled between 1997 and 2012, according to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). More and more, men are seeking the help of a plastic surgeon for many different reasons.

September 21, 2015

Breast Implant Placement OptionsBreast implants are placed within the breast pocket to add volume and to enhance overall breast shape. There are actually two separate breast implant placement options:

tags: breast implants
September 09, 2015

Breast Reduction in BaltimoreLast month, news broke that 17-year-old Modern Family star Ariel Winter had undergone breast reduction that took her from an F cup to a D cup.

tags: Breast Reduction, Ariel Winter
August 31, 2015

Baltimore Mommy MakeoverMany women find that they feel less happy with certain aspects of their bodies following the birth of a child. While holding a newborn is joyous and exciting, the physical changes of pregnancy may leave you feeling as if you’ve lost yourself in the process. But an exciting cosmetic approach called the mommy makeover is specifically designed to help mothers restore bodies they’ll love.

tags: mommy makeover
August 28, 2015

Bay Area CA Breast AugmentationIncreasing numbers of women are choosing breast augmentation to boost self-confidence and feel great about the way they look. But each procedure is different, and your experience is likely to differ from that of others. If you have questions about breast augmentation, please contact Baltimore breast augmentation surgeon Dr. Adam L.

tags: breast augmentation
August 20, 2015

How long is the Tummy Tuck Recovery?The only way to know for sure how long your tummy tuck recovery will be is to discuss the matter with an experienced plastic surgeon like Dr. Adam Basner. Each person's recovery is somewhat unique, and Dr. Basner will help you determine what your downtime will look like. Activities requiring a certain amount of downtime include:

tags: tummy tuck, EXPAREL