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Can You Benefit from Blepharoplasty?

The eyes are the focal point of a person’s face, and sagging upper eyelids or puffy lower eyelids can truly show someone’s age. Blepharoplasty, commonly called the “eyelid lift”, is a plastic surgery procedure that can effectively produce a more refreshed facial appearance. Read our infographic below to find out if you can benefit from… Read More »

Join us for our Fall Open House!

Are you interested in learning more about plastic surgery, but don’t feel ready to book a personal consultation yet? If so, our upcoming Open House may be exactly the opportunity you’re looking for. On Thursday, November 8th, Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery and Medspa will be hosting an evening of education and entertainment from 4:00-7:00PM. What to… Read More »

Upper and Lower Eyelid Surgery: One or Both?

  The delicate tissues around the eyes change greatly during the aging process. As collagen levels decline, the skin and muscles weaken, causing the eyelids to droop. At the same time, fat deposits around the eyes decrease in size and slide downwards. This can cause hollows and pockets of loose skin to form above the… Read More »

Reset Your Skin for Fall with a PRP Facial

Few skin treatments are as appropriate for fall as the PRP facial, informally called the “vampire facial.” Despite its somewhat intimidating nickname, this treatment is every bit as gentle as it is rejuvenating. The PRP facial is completely hypoallergenic and utilizes powerful compounds derived from the most natural source of all—your own body. What is… Read More »

Vectra 3D Imaging for Realistic Plastic Surgery Expectations

Developing realistic expectations is one of the most important parts of preparing for plastic surgery. Everyone’s face and body are different, so you cannot expect to achieve exactly the same results as someone else, regardless of how skilled your surgeon is. Your surgeon must still work within the limits of your bone structure and body… Read More »

The Benefits of Obalon Weight Loss

The Obalon Weight Loss System is a non-surgical solution that offers many of the same benefits as bariatric surgery but without the risks. The 10-minute procedure is the most convenient medical weight loss solution currently on the market. Read our infographic below to learn more about the benefits of Obalon. If you’re interested in the Obalon Weight… Read More »

HydraFacial is the Reset Your Skin Needs for Back to School

Problem skin often happens when we least expect it—like right in time for your first week back at school. There’s a reason for this though: Whether you’re prone to breakouts or dryness, summer heat and sun exposure can wreak havoc on your skin. By the time September rolls around, it’s had enough. Unless you find… Read More »

Ultherapy: Will I See Results Before Family Gathering Season?

Non-surgical procedures like Ultherapy can produce beautiful results without requiring downtime. Still, patients need to be aware that non-surgical procedures function very differently than surgical ones. These gentle therapies work with the body’s natural healing processes to improve the condition of the skin—and this takes time. If you’re interested in having Ultherapy so that you… Read More »