Liposuction is a highly effective and minimally invasive technique to remove stubborn fat from problem areas like the hips and buttocks or the neck and jowls. After identifying the treatment area in your consultation with Dr. Cruise and setting a date for the procedure, the only thing left to do is wait and prepare. A…

Read More

The Brazilian Butt Lift is an increasingly popular procedure, with many patients choosing the surgery to achieve either a natural-looking improved silhouette or a curvy result that “pops.” If you’re considering a Brazilian butt lift, you probably have several questions. You can ask Dr. Cruise any of these questions during your consultation, but you may…

Read More

It can be very exciting thinking about the result you will achieve from Rhinoplasty Surgery. For some, it is life-changing because of being picked on for having a large or distorted nose. It’s great to focus on the end result however it is important to understand the recovery can take quite a bit of time…

Read More

Board certification is an important indicator that your plastic surgeon has met rigorous education, training, and practice standards. However, many patients overlook whether or not the surgeon they’ve chosen is board certified or assume that all plastic surgeons hold this qualification. Simply put, you should always choose a board-certified plastic surgeon to receive the highest…

Read More

While parenthood is rewarding, many women wish they had their pre-pregnancy bodies back. This is why mommy makeovers are such a popular choice among plastic surgery patients. Before you choose to have a mommy makeover, it’s important to be informed. Here are some of the mommy makeover basics you need to know. Which Procedures are…

Read More

Breast procedures make up the most frequently performed cosmetic surgeries, with a variety of reasons to choose them including reversing signs of aging or simply aesthetic preference. Dr. Cruise offers both breast lifts and breast augmentations, which both have the goals of improving the appearance of the breasts but in different ways. Choosing between these…

Read More

A breast augmentation procedure entails numerous choices that need to be made together between the patient and doctor. Patients will need to work with their surgeon to choose the best implant type (saline or silicone), size, profile, and muscle placement in order to achieve the desired appearance. Implant placement is not typically the main consideration…

Read More

When considering a plastic surgery procedure, choosing a top-rated, qualified, and experienced surgeon is the most important part of the process. Many people want their procedure to be performed by the best-of-the-best, regardless of location. For that reason, Dr. Cruise helps patients from all over the United States and throughout the world achieve their aesthetic…

Read More
tummy tuck

What is a Tummy Tuck? Although tummy tucks are a widely performed procedure in the United States, most people don’t understand everything that goes into achieving the best result. A tummy tuck is one of the most life-changing procedures available in cosmetic surgery. A flabby belly with or without stretch marks can be transformed into…

Read More

If you’re hoping to change the size, shape, or proportion of your nose, rhinoplasty is your best option. However, recovery from rhinoplasty can be a long and involved process, so it’s important to know what to expect before scheduling your consultation with Dr. Cruise. What Should I Avoid After Rhinoplasty? As a general rule, strenuous…

Read More
mommy makeover los angeles

Patients who are looking for a cosmetic change can, at times, have multiple concerns, but don’t know where to begin. That’s when creating a comprehensive surgical plan is the optimal situation to address all of the patient’s concerns. When possible, combining procedures is often ideal because it means one surgery and one recovery. The most…

Read More
liposuction newport beach

If you’re like most people, diet and exercise may not be enough to achieve your ideal weight & body goals. Stubborn areas of fat won’t move, loose skin won’t tighten, and an overall plateau is hit. That’s when you may consider plastic surgery to get you to the place where you are not just content…

Read More