Dr. Basner's Plastic Surgery Blog

Plastic Surgeon serving Lutherville Timonium, Baltimore & Columbia areas of Maryland

April 11, 2012

What men don't know about their own skincare can be dangerous. For the most part, men are broadly unwilling to make the effort and spend time researching information on skincare products and usually end up wasting their money on products they don't need or shouldn't use. Skincare is not as easy as wash and go and most men practice this exact routine. They would like skincare products that are easy to use and work, with something as basic as a three step system of cleanse, tone and moisturize.

tags: men shaving; men skin care; men skincare; skincare; men face; wrinkles;
April 05, 2012

Summer will be here before we know it and the staff at The Plastic Surgery Center of Maryland knows that many of us will start getting ready by hitting the tanning beds. Every one wants to get a jump start on our tan and not look so pale when we start stepping out in shorts. Many individuals will go to any length to be in fashion treating a golden tanned skin as a fashion accessory and statement.

tags: skin cancer; melanoma; cancer; sun; tanning booth; UV Rays; ultraviolet rays; tan; sun;
April 04, 2012

While Dr. Adam Basner has many solutions to help you look younger here at The Plastic Surgery Center of Maryland, he also wants to encourage you to take better care of your skin from the beginning. Believe it or not, by using proper skin care and anti aging products, it's not too late to take years off your age. As we live longer, it becomes clear to us that there's a call for making the most of our appearance in every stages of our lives. Today, society puts beauty, desirability and youthfulness in one category.

tags: wrinkles; fine lines; fight aging; keeping young; youthful look; skin care; skin care regimen; regiment; health; beauty; topix; obaji
March 29, 2012

As we age, one of the first things on our body to let go is our neck. It begins to sag and drop and is often is referred to as 'turkey neck'. However, you do not have to tolerate this sign of aging and that doesn't mean that you have to hide it with high neck clothing or scarves. Today, Dr. Basner can perform a surgical procedure to eliminate this sign of aging. Not only will the neck lift get rid of the 'turkey neck' but it will make you look slimmer all over as well.

tags: turkey neck; gobble gobble; sagging neck; neck liposuction; neck lift; aging; sags
March 27, 2012

Are you one of those women who doesn't change her fashion and wardrobe every season? With the cost of living these day, more and more women are getting like that as well. Making do with what you have, mix and match differently, maybe add something new to the rotation to jazz your wardrobe up a little. However, you can't do the same with your make up. While electric blue eye shadow as the color a few months ago and fashion trends that we have gone back to taupe this season, there are more reasons than just color style to throw out the old make up and buy new.

tags: make up; makeup; blemishes; acne; dark circles; expiration dates; foundation; powder; creams; mascara' eyeshadow; eye make up;
March 23, 2012

When plastic surgery entered the twenty-first century with a new process of low-fat injection body sculpting, Dr. Adam Basner of The Plastic Surgery Center of Maryland was right there to greet it and make it even better for her patients. For years, patients wanting to tighten up loose skin would experience sculpting that involved liposuction under general anesthesia. For the areas they wanted to make more full, such as breasts, the brow and face, Botox or implants were the answer.

tags: body sculpting; body shaping; plastic surgery; reshape the body; maryland; basner; plsatic surgery
March 23, 2012

As women age, our breast often begin to sag. Same after we have been breast feeding, survived an illness such as cancer or experienced sudden weight loss, our breast will start to sag. It can be uncomfortable and for many women, it doesn't help our self esteem either. For those women, Dr. Adam Basner can perform a breast lift or in medical terms a maxoplasty.

tags: breast lift; breast feeding; breast surgery; weight loss; mastopexy; basner; maryland; maryland plastic surgery;
March 16, 2012

Dr. Adam Basner and the staff here at The Plastic Surgery Center of Maryland know that undergoing plastic surgery is not a decision that you will have taken lightly. If you are considering plastic surgery, you most certainly should take your time and give it give it deep thought and deliberation. However, these days, it has become common place, almost as effortlessly as going to a drive-through to order food.

tags: plastic surgery; cosmetic surgery; new life; new looks; breast cancer; accidents;
March 16, 2012

When you need to purchase a new refrigerator or lawn mower, you may do a little research from consumer reports and get suggestions from friends and neighbors. Then when it comes time to buy it, you simply drive to the local big box merchant, make a selection, pay for it and go home with it. If your not happy with the purchase, there is a guarantee for your money back. However, when you are looking at freshening up your looks by cosmetic procedures, its a different tactic.

tags: plastic surgeon; cosmetic surgery; choosing right doctor; hippocratic oath; plastic surgery; cosmetic surgeon
March 09, 2012

Your skin is the largest organ in your body. Yes it is an organ - it lives and breathes for you as well as protects you. So, it is important to take care of your skin and keep healthy and young for as long as possible. If you have ever been sunburned to the point of blistering and peeling, you probably noticed your skin peeled in layers. So what can you do to keep it youthful, and most of all in the area of the face?

tags: skin peel; leeling; wrinkles; lines; freckles; acne; youthful; young skin; smooth skin; sun exposure; tattoos; blistering; live organ