It’s no secret that pregnancy is a lot for your body to handle. Aside from growing-a-baby, your hips widen, your skin stretches more than you ever thought possible, your breasts jump bra sizes, and hairs grown in strange places. While these changes may just be temporary, for some they could be permanent. Whether or not…

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Breast augmentation surgery is currently the most popular plastic surgery procedure among women today. However, before undergoing this procedure, it is important to fully understand the recovery process and how much downtime will be necessary. Read on for a list of tips to help ensure a safer and quicker breast augmentation recovery process. Do not…

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A mommy makeover is a popular procedure for mom’s wanting to restore their body back to its pre-pregnancy shape. A mommy makeover most frequently consists of a tummy tuck with liposuction of the abdomen and hips, and a breast lift or breast augmentation. Many women who are considering this procedure wonder what their recovery time…

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tummy tuck before and after

What is Tummy Tuck? A tummy tuck is a cosmetic surgery which is intended to improve the appearance and aesthetic appeal of your upper or lower abdomen. This procedure is also commonly known as abdominoplasty. In this surgery, your plastic surgeon will remove the excess skin and fat from your abdomen and tighten the underlying…

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Imagine being a guy who refuses to take your shirt off at the beach or at a gym – or opting to not go to the beach or gym at all, fearing it will expose a portion of your body that you don’t want anyone to see. Imagine hiding your chest with an extra layer…

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Breast procedures are extremely popular these days, with breast augmentation being the most popular cosmetic procedure in the U.S. This is no surprise since these procedures can create a more proportionate body contour for a boost in confidence. Read on to learn more about the most popular breast procedures, and what they can do for…

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Our assistant manager and patient advocate at Cruise Plastic Surgery, Jessica Morris, has donated a kidney to save a stranger’s life! We are very proud of her and are honored to have such a caring and compassionate person as part of our team! Last December, Morris made the decision to donate a kidney to a…

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Breast Lift, also known as mastopexy, lifts the breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the surrounding tissue to reshape and support the breasts. A breast lift can also reduce the size on enlarged areolas. A new statistic published by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons shows that breast lifts have grown a staggering 70%…

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In a recently published Zwivel article, “Menopausal Belly Fat: Why It Happens and How to Lose It,” Joseph T Cruise, MD discusses the reasons why women get belly fat as they age and what can be done to get rid of it. Many women find that they begin gaining weight around their midsection as they enter menopause, even…

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Have you ever wondered how to get rid of those pesky lip lines? Various experts, including Joseph T Cruise, MD, were recently featured in a Zwivel article titled, “How to Get Rid of Lip Lines: Advice from the Experts.” Lips liens are the small wrinkles that form above your upper lip. The lines are referred to…

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If you struggle with acne, check out the article featured in Insider “11 DIY Acne Remedies That Actually Work” featuring Joseph T Cruise, MD. Some of the tips include: Apply green tea as a face wash daily Apply a teaspoon of honey to the affected area Make a paste out of aspirin and water, apply…

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Joseph T Cruise, MD gives his expert advice in a recent article published in She Knows, “Foods & Fluids That Fight Water Retention: 9 Tips to Help Combat Bloating.”  Some of the tips provided in the article include: 1. Drink water, cut out alcohol & caffeine Drinking tons of fluids may be the last thing you…

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