If you are over the age of 30, you are likely familiar with the term “crow’s feet” as a description of an undesirable facial feature that gradually worsens with age. What are crow’s feet, actually? At Youthful Reflections, we want to explain what this condition is and how it can be prevented. What are Crows … Continue reading Crow’s Feet: What Are They and How Can You Prevent Them?
You may have been wondering what causes the appearance of under eye circles or bags and how you can get rid of them. At Youthful Reflections, we have a procedure to address this beauty issue and make you look refreshed and younger in appearance. Dark circles under the eyes are common with aging, because the … Continue reading Under Eye Circles or Bags: What Causes Them?
While the placement of a chin implant can restore facial harmony and proportion, the aesthetics of the face may be improved in several ways. Making your nose look smaller is just one of the benefits of this type of implant. Chin implants can also improve the contour of the jawline and provide additional depth to … Continue reading Chin Implant: What You Should Know
Smile lines. Laugh lines. Marionette lines. Lipstick lines. Smokers’ lines. Nasolabial folds. Whatever you call them, the wrinkles that inevitably form above and around your mouth are common, and a telltale sign of aging. Causes of Wrinkles Around The Mouth As mentioned, aging is a major cause of mouth wrinkles. You’ve spent a lifetime using … Continue reading Wrinkle Reducer: How To Reduce Wrinkles Around The Mouth
As a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon with 17 years of experience, Dr. Boggess has helped thousands of patients restore their youthfulness and radiance. Such experience helped him develop his signature Reflection Lift, which achieves exceptional, natural-looking results that are catered to the individual anatomy, concerns, and goals of each patient. His conservative approach results … Continue reading Facelift Procedure: Can They Be Performed Without General Anesthesia?
One of the many signs of aging is face jowls and while everyone eventually gets them, we often field a lot of questions about them. So here, we address some of the most frequently asked questions. Definition Jowls are the sagging skin below your chin or jawline that appear as your skin becomes thinner and … Continue reading Jowls: What Are They and How Can I Treat Them?
While pain, bruising and swelling are natural, expected side effects following a facelift, for some patients the swelling may prove uncomfortable, and even compromise their results. So, while it may come as a surprise to many facelift patients, we often recommend postoperative local massages to promote a smooth, healthy recovery. Performed by the patient with … Continue reading Facelift FAQ: Can I Get a Facial Massage After a Facelift?
When shopping for sunscreen, it can prove to be understandably overwhelming. The options are seemingly limitless, as are the potential ingredients, and the numbers on the labels have started to balloon beyond a triple-digit threshold. But beyond the need for protection from the sun while at the pool or beach, sunscreen is essential for preventing … Continue reading SPF: How Much Should I Use This Summer?
A ‘Liquid Lift’ is a non-surgical procedure that employs a variety of different injectables and fillers to give a smoother, fuller, and more youthful appearance. It can help to restore facial volume, reduce wrinkles, and provide facial rejuvenation. Because eventually, lines and wrinkles will begin to appear for us all – a liquid lift can … Continue reading Liquid Lift Results: What Should I Expect?
Dr. Boggess is not a believer in a ‘one-procedure-fits-all’ approach to facial rejuvenation, recognizing that every patient is unique in their anatomy and the effects of aging. And having performed over 3,000 facelift procedures over 17 years, he has developed techniques that optimize results for all of his patients. He tailors every procedure to the … Continue reading SMAS Facelift – Comparing a Level I, II and III Reflection Lift