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Why Facelifts Are Popular During the Holidays

The holiday season is many things— a time of giving, being thankful, spending time with loved ones, and reflecting on the year going by. It’s also a time for school vacations, time off work, family gatherings, and office holiday parties. While the most wonderful time of the year may also be the busiest, it’s also… Read More »

Weight loss tips for the holidays

With so many food temptations during the holiday season, it’s common to put on some weight. But it isn’t inevitable. There are steps you can take before and during the holiday season to keep your weight in check and look your best. During the Holidays Get moving with family and friends. Make it a new… Read More »

Caring for Your Skin Beneath Your Face Mask

Those of us who have worked in healthcare and surgical environments are familiar with the types of irritation and outbreaks that face masks can cause. However, we know that many people are wearing masks for the first time. That’s why we thought we’d get our heads together at Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa to share… Read More »

What Is the Importance of Compression After Plastic Surgery?

When we talk about compression garments with patients at our practice, most first think of expensive figure-flattering clothing or athletic leggings. These are similar to the compression bras and bodysuits we’re usually talking about, but a little less hi-tech. Competitive athletes are usually the ones most familiar with surgical recovery compression clothing, and they even… Read More »

Planning Your Tummy Tuck Surgery

Who doesn’t want a tighter, firmer midsection? Very few people, even those who diet and exercise regularly, stand in awe of their reflection when they check out their abs in the mirror. Thankfully, plastic surgeons have a procedure called abdominoplasty, or the tummy tuck, to help people who have exhausted their efforts trying to get… Read More »