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What Is the Best Age to Begin BOTOX® Treatments?

Women and men are becoming more interested in injectable anti-aging treatments every year. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, an estimated seven million injection procedures were performed in the last year alone. And we’ve seen an increase in younger patients opting for cosmetic treatments sooner rather than later. But how soon is too… Read More »

Will Having a Baby Affect My Breast Lift Surgery?

In Chicago, a breast lift is a popular aesthetic procedure to surgically correct sagging or drooping breasts. It involves removing excess skin and reshaping tissues for firmer, perkier and more aesthetically pleasing breasts. Pregnancy After a Breast Lift To ensure patients can enjoy the optimal, long-term results of a breast lift, many plastic surgeons advise… Read More »

How to Prepare for Your Gynecomastia Procedure | Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery and Medspa

Gynecomastia – unwanted breast tissue in boys and men – can affect one or both breasts, sometimes unevenly. Typically caused by hormonal fluctuations, the condition can affect newborns, boys going through puberty, and older men. These changes produce an imbalance in testosterone and estrogen levels. This condition doesn’t always arise from excess fat due to… Read More »

Easy Skincare Routine for Moms Constantly on the Go

Being a mom is a full-time, full-on job. And as a mom keeping your house in order, making sure your kids are well-behaved and presentable, and maintaining your social life, finding time for self-care can be tricky. At Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa in Vernon Hills, Illinois, we understand this. That’s why we want to… Read More »

What Does the Labiaplasty Recovery Process Look Like?

After childbirth, you might feel disappointed by the resulting changes to your body. If you’re contemplating having a mommy makeover, you may wish to add another popular procedure to help you firm up after childbirth: vaginal rejuvenation, also known as labiaplasty. What Is Labiaplasty? Labiaplasty is a plastic surgery procedure that improves the appearance of… Read More »

Advantages of Getting Plastic Surgery in the Spring | Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery and Medspa

With the warm days of summer and days on the beach fast approaching, you must be wondering what and when will be the best approach to get bikini-ready. For some time, you’ve had the mindset to get cosmetic surgery when the time is right, and spring certainly is cosmetic surgery season! Having “work” done this… Read More »