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Liposuction and sagging skin

July 28th, 2017

Liposuction and sagging skinIn order to deal with excess fat deposits in the body, one can decide to go for a liposuction procedure. Liposuction is considered as a minimally invasive surgery because it doesn’t make a very large incision on the skin and tissues. Only a small incision is necessary for the procedure.

Liposuction is a procedure that deals with the excess fat in different areas of the body. Although it can remove fat, it is not a weight loss solution. It only helps people who have stubborn and excess amounts of fat. When the fat is removed, the skin over that area becomes more elastic because the fat that used to occupy it is now gone. The loose skin may not be noticeable and the procedure still results in a smoothly draped skin over the area.

The skin is naturally elastic and it can tighten or stretch when needed. Different people have different skin elasticity, which is why different results may be seen from one patient to another. The greater the amount of fat removed, the more likely it is for a patient to have loose or sagging skin in that area. If liposuction is done on several small areas only, the skin could loosen up after the liposuction, but it could also tighten over time.

However, there are also cases when the liposuction produces sagging. This is especially true when there is a huge amount of fat that is removed from a specific area in the body. For some, the skin can tighten slightly, but there will still be loose skin. Others might also need additional procedures in order to improve their skin’s condition.

The ability of the skin to stretch and tighten depends on its elasticity. The surgeons can help you determine whether your skin has good elasticity. This is why patients should go for a consultation with a certified and experienced surgeon for their surgery. In this way, surgeons can tell their patients whether the liposuction procedure will match them or if they need another kind of surgery.

The current skin or state of the patient’s body is also a factor on whether or not the skin will sag. In some cases, there is already sagging skin even before the liposuction procedure. This is observed in patients who have already lost a significant amount of weight and are still looking to lose the remaining stubborn fat. Liposuction may not be the best surgical procedure for them.

Liposuction procedures that remove only small amounts of fat in the body can yield great results. The loose skin is not obvious and improves with time. Although many people think that removing the most amount of fat is best, it is sometimes not true. Over liposuction of an area can yield an unpleasant result. Liposuction helps sculpt the body by removing fat. It is therefore important to make sure that the surgeon you work with has a lot of experience and is certified to do the procedure.

 

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  4. http://www.wonderbreastreduction.com
  5. http://www.wonderbreastlift.com
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You can contact his office by email at cosmeticinfo@drhourglass.com. Phone #: 713-636-2729. Text message: 713-636-2729. Also, you can contact him through social media, including direct messaging through Instagram at dr_cortes, Facebook Messenger at Dr. Wilberto Cortes, and WhatsApp at 936-499-8075. To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites.

 

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Abdominal Wall Surgery

July 14th, 2017

Abdominal Wall SurgeryIf a doctor finds defects in a patient’s abdominal wall, there may be a need for it to be reconstructed. There are a variety of abdominal wall surgeries that can be done, but it is mostly dependent on the patient’s particular defect. The aim of abdominal wall surgery aim is to ensure that they rectify the structure and functionality of the abdominal wall.

One of the common abdominal wall defects that require surgical intervention is the separation of the rectus abdominis muscles. This condition is quite common amongst pregnant women. It occurs as a result of the baby’s growth in the womb, and the rectus abdominis separates in order to accommodate a large fetus. Although it is not considered as a medical condition, it can still cause back pain and abdominal pain.

The separation of the rectus abdominis muscle is called diastasis recti, and not all women who experience this undergo surgery. Women who desire a flatter stomach may opt to rectify it through surgery where the muscles are tightened together, returning it to a flatter and stronger abdomen. This procedure can be done in conjunction with a tummy tuck procedure. Through this, excess fat and skin are removed while the muscles are simultaneously repaired. This creates the appearance of a flat stomach.

Other patients who need an abdominal wall surgery may not have diastasis recti but might have a hernia instead. A hernia is a protrusion caused by an internal organ pressed against the abdominal wall. The bulge can be flattened while in a supine position or when pressure is given towards it. The hernia doesn’t go away on its own and can worsen over time.

In order to treat the hernia, it must first diagnosed and evaluated by medical professionals. Certain tests such as CT scans can help identify the location and presence of a hernia. An abdominal wall procedure can treat the hernia. For some, one surgery would be enough to treat it, but there are others whose hernia returns after some time has elapsed. If the hernia is surgically treated multiple times and it still persists, it will then be classified as a complex type of hernia. It is best to find an experienced and professional surgeon to perform the repair to maximize the chances of a successful procedure.

No matter the abdominal wall defect, the abdominal wall surgery can help repair it. Before the surgical procedure, patients are assessed to ensure that they are healthy enough for the surgery. After the surgery, patients need to make sure that they treat their body well and provide it with nutrients to help aid in their recovery. The abdominal wall repair can be used to treat medical conditions like hernia or more cosmetic conditions such as diastasis recti. Either way, this procedure can improve the patient’s self-esteem regarding their body.

 

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WEBSITES

To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can log on to his multiple websites:

  1. http://www.rejuvenusaesthetics.com
  2. http://www.hourglasstummytuck.com
  3. http://www.babygotbutt.com
  4. http://www.wonderbreastreduction.com
  5. http://www.wonderbreastlift.com
  6. http://www.bestbreastsandbutts.com
  7. http://www.houstonbestbreasts.com

 

CONTACT US:

You can contact his office by email at cosmeticinfo@drhourglass.com. Phone #: 713-636-2729. Text message: 713-636-2729. Also, you can contact him through social media, including direct messaging through Instagram at dr_cortes, Facebook Messenger at Dr. Wilberto Cortes, and WhatsApp at 936-499-8075. To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites.

 

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To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites:

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Body contouring after weight loss

July 7th, 2017

Body contouring after weight lossPlastic surgery is not a solution for overweight people but it can significantly help lose excess weight. There are different weight loss programs that one can choose in order to achieve a healthier body. All of these programs advocate proper diet and regular exercise in order to shed body fat.

However, flabby excess skin can be an unwanted side effect of extreme weight loss. Through the help of body contouring, you can achieve a better-looking figure after the weight loss program.

The results from a body contouring procedure may vary as people lose weight differently. The surgery is specifically tailored according to the patient’s needs, which is why a proper consultation with your surgeon is important in order to determine the best procedures to achieve the best results for your body.

Body contouring can be a combination of different procedures: tummy tuck, thigh lift, liposuction, breast lift, upper arm lift, breast augmentation, breast reduction, excess skin removal, and facial contouring. Surgeons will determine which procedures can be safely combined for you. As with any major operation, recovery will take a considerable amount of time. Patients will be provided instructions on postoperative care so that recovery will be as smooth and quick as possible.

Patients may heal differently, but it is important to let your surgeon know if you feel different or strange. The patient must be aware of possible complications so they can notify their doctors and prevent life-threatening scenarios.

Like any other surgical procedure, body contouring also results in scars. These scars are due to the incisions made to remove all the excess skin and fat in the body. The scars will eventually heal and lighten over time. There are also different products available to minimize scarring.

Once patients start to heal, they will begin to see the results of all their hard work during the weight loss program. They will be able to see a better silhouette from all the excess skin and stubborn fat that has been removed through surgery. This will provide a confidence boost so that patients can learn to love and appreciate their body more.

 

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WEBSITES

To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can log on to his multiple websites:

  1. http://www.rejuvenusaesthetics.com
  2. http://www.hourglasstummytuck.com
  3. http://www.babygotbutt.com
  4. http://www.wonderbreastreduction.com
  5. http://www.wonderbreastlift.com
  6. http://www.bestbreastsandbutts.com
  7. http://www.houstonbestbreasts.com

 

CONTACT US:

You can contact his office by email at cosmeticinfo@drhourglass.com. Phone #: 713-636-2729. Text message: 713-636-2729. Also, you can contact him through social media, including direct messaging through Instagram at dr_cortes, Facebook Messenger at Dr. Wilberto Cortes, and WhatsApp at 936-499-8075. To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA:

To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites:

Facebook – Dr. Wilberto Cortes

https://www.facebook.com/RejuvenusAesthetics

Twitter- @drhourglass

https://twitter.com/drhourglass

Instagram- dr_cortes

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YouTube – Wilberto Cortes M.D.

https://www.youtube.com/user/drcortespatients

YouTube – Wilberto Cortes

https://www.youtube.com/user/rejuvenus

Snapchat – Dr. Cortes

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Whats’ app – 936-499-8075

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How to get rid of the post baby tummy

May 26th, 2017

How to get rid of the post-baby tummyWhen a woman gets pregnant, changes in the body occur. The belly stretches to accommodate the growing baby, but the stomach does not immediately return to its normal state after giving birth. In most cases, women develop a small pouch on their belly after pregnancy. This is because diastasis recti, or the separation of abdominal muscles, is a common occurrence after pregnancy. When this happens, the tummy can look big as though the woman is still pregnant, even when they return to their pre-pregnancy weight. Exercise and proper diet will help in losing the belly, though some women resort to surgery in order to remedy this.

A tummy tuck is a popular procedure performed on women after pregnancy. It is a major surgery that deals with removing excess skin and fat in the tummy area. For patients who have split abdominal muscles, suturing can also be done alongside a tummy tuck.

The procedure involves making a horizontal cut spanning from one hip to the other. Excess skin and fat will be removed and a new belly button can be made to ensure it is in the right position. The fat can also be removed through liposuction to prevent the occurrence of a “muffin top” when the patient wears jeans. The skin is tightened and during the recovery, patients are required to be in certain positions such as bending over until the skin loosens up.

As recovery can take time, patients must move around to prevent blood clots from forming. Swelling may also occur, but a drain can be placed to remove any accumulated fluid. Recovery can be especially tough for moms who have children to take care of, so having assistance while recuperating is recommended.

The tummy tuck is an effective procedure to lose one’s belly, though it cannot return the stomach to its original state prior to pregnancy. Make sure to consult with your surgeon to know the risks and complications of getting a tummy tuck, as well as set realistic expectations, in order to ensure your safety and satisfaction.

 

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WEBSITES
To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can log on to his multiple websites:

  1. http://www.rejuvenusaesthetics.com
  2. http://www.hourglasstummytuck.com
  3. http://www.babygotbutt.com
  4. http://www.wonderbreastreduction.com
  5. http://www.wonderbreastlift.com
  6. http://www.bestbreastsandbutts.com
  7. http://www.miscurvaslatinas.com
  8. http://www.houstonbestbreasts.com

CONTACT US:
You can contact his office by email at cosmeticinfo@drhourglass.com, Phone #: 713-636-2729. Text message: 713-636-2729. Also, you can contact him through social media, including direct messaging through Instagram at dr_cortes, Facebook Messenger at Dr. Wilberto Cortes, and WhatsApp at 936-499-8075. To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites.

SOCIAL MEDIA:
To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites:
Facebook – Dr. Wilberto Cortes
https://www.facebook.com/RejuvenusAesthetics
Twitter- @drhourglass
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Instagram- dr_cortes
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YouTube – Wilberto Cortes M.D.
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Is working out necessary after liposuction

April 29th, 2017

Is working out necessary after liposuction?Liposuction is a great procedure that removes excess fat in certain areas of the body in order to get a better shape. It is one of the surgical solutions that helps remove love handles or muffin tops that have developed over time. However, patients must understand that they cannot return to the same eating and exercising routines after undergoing a liposuction procedure.

The body has different types of fat. In particular, the fat that is removed during liposuction is called the subcutaneous fat. Fat that is found around internal organs is called visceral fat, which is not removed during the procedure. This means that even if a patient undergoes liposuction, they cannot be exempt from health problems or diseases that may develop. This is why healthy eating with proper exercise is advised to help control the visceral fat in the body, lessening the risk of hypertension, diabetes, and other diseases.

It is important to understand that liposuction is not a weight loss solution. It is simply to change the shape and contour of the body by removing fat in certain areas. Removing excess fat from the body will not prevent new fat from developing. This is why proper diet and exercise is crucial to maintain one’s figure after a liposuction procedure.

Naturally, patients need proper recovery and rest before resuming exercise. Once the body has healed, the patient can begin with simple exercises before gradually moving on to more challenging routines. Combined with healthy eating, your body will be in its best shape possible.

 

HOURGLASS TV SCHEDULE
Make sure that you connect with us on the hourglass TV:
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Wednesday: Star Bodies 6:00 CST on YouTube
Thursday: Hourglass operating room and Shoddy 6:00 P.M. CST on YouTube
Friday: Superhourglass 6:00 CST on YouTube

WEBSITES
To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can log on to his multiple websites:

  1. http://www.rejuvenusaesthetics.com
  2. http://www.hourglasstummytuck.com
  3. http://www.babygotbutt.com
  4. http://www.wonderbreastreduction.com
  5. http://www.wonderbreastlift.com
  6. http://www.bestbreastsandbutts.com
  7. http://www.miscurvaslatinas.com
  8. http://www.houstonbestbreasts.com

CONTACT US:
You can contact his office by email at cosmeticinfo@drhourglass.com, Phone #: 713-636-2729. Text message: 713-636-2729. Also, you can contact him through social media, including direct messaging through Instagram at dr_cortes, Facebook Messenger at Dr. Wilberto Cortes, and WhatsApp at 936-499-8075. To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites.

SOCIAL MEDIA:
To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites:
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Twitter- @drhourglass
https://twitter.com/drhourglass
Instagram- dr_cortes
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YouTube – Wilberto Cortes M.D.
https://www.youtube.com/user/drcortespatients

YouTube – Wilberto Cortes
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