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Breast Reduction, Breast Lift, Or Both?

While many women desire larger, fuller breasts, this is not universally the case. Natural large breasts are associated with a range of potential problems, such as back pain, sagging of the breast tissue, and poor breast shape (large natural breasts have a tendency to be oblong rather than round). If you have large breasts and… Read More »

5 Tips to Prepare for Your Plastic Surgery Consultation

Plastic surgery – just like any surgery – is an important decision to make, and your plastic surgery consultation can make all the difference in where you choose to get your procedures. The more informational and interactive your consultation is, the more you’ll be able to understand the entire process and the more comfortable you’ll… Read More »

Is Bigger Better? Your Guide to Breast Implant Sizes

When considering breast augmentation, choosing the size of implants requires more complex thinking than just “bigger is better.” Most women who opt for a breast augmentation actually don’t want (or need) the largest size of implants possible. Instead, it depends on the woman’s aesthetic goals. Expert surgeons recommend a breast size that is proportionate to… Read More »

A Brand New You: Why Eyelifts Can Have Such a Large Impact on Your Look

Your eyes are responsible for so much your character; with one look into your eyes, others can see your mood and your disposition. Unfortunately for some us, the eyes can age in ways that we don’t quite expect. Once sagging, drooping eyelids develop, they can make someone look much older and more tired than they… Read More »

How Does PRP Work to Restore Hair?

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP), is concentrated blood plasma which contains a much heavier concentration of platelets than normal (about five times as much). Platelets are blood cells which aid the healing of wounds by promoting the blood to clot. PRP has been an active ingredient in medicines for the last twenty years. The potential which PRP… Read More »

How Does FUE Work to Restore Your Hair?

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) is becoming a preferred hair restoration procedure by men and women alike. This relatively new method of harvesting donor grafts is less invasive than previous procedures and is a well-established hair replacement treatment. However, outcomes can differ drastically due to the skill level of the health care provider who administers the treatment. At… Read More »

Let Freedom Ring: Free Yourself from Dimpled Skin with Cellfina

Cellulite is one of the most common—and most frustrating—aesthetic issues that women face. Cellulite can strike anyone, whether they’re young or old, thin or heavy, sedentary or crazy about fitness. In fact, these embarrassing dimples (which most frequently occur on the thighs and buttocks) are estimated to affect more than 85% of adult women… And… Read More »

Liposuction, Tummy Tuck, Or Both?

If you’ve ever heard someone quip “She had a tummy tuck!” about a celebrity who has rapidly shed her “baby weight,” then you know that liposuction and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) surgery are often confused. In reality, that celebrity has probably done most of the hard work of weight loss herself… But she might have made… Read More »

Juvéderm® Vollure ™ XC

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa is excited to announce that we are among the first in the country to offer Allergan’s newest dermal filler: Juvéderm® Vollure ™ XC. Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa is a Black Diamond account with Allergan, ranking top 2% in the country by volume. Juvéderm® Vollure™XC is the first and only… Read More »