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6 Tips to Make Your Facelift Results Last Longer


A great Facelift result should make you look like a younger, more refreshed version of yourself, not like a different person. To achieve optimal results, you must seek a board-certified plastic surgeon to perform your procedure. In the right hands, a surgical Facelift can turn back the clock on your appearance by ten years or… Read Full Article

How Young is Too Young for Cosmetic Rhinoplasty Surgery?


Rhinoplasty was the number one cosmetic surgical procedure performed in 2020, according to the Plastic Surgery Statistics Report released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Although it is a popular procedure for a wide range of patients from diverse backgrounds, the demand for surgical nose reshaping has quickly risen in one age group in particular. Nearly half… Read Full Article

How Long Do Facelift Surgery Results Last?


Facelift surgery is designed to correct the common signs of facial aging a person may experience as they grow older. By removing excess skin and tightening underlying tissues, a Facelift can help turn back the clock ten years or more on the average patient – sometimes more! A successful Facelift will rejuvenate the face and… Read Full Article

6 Plastic Surgeries That Give Your Confidence a “Lift”


Sagging skin is a natural, albeit frustrating part of how our skin ages. But, skin can also lose its “snap back” for several other reasons that have little to do with the year we were born. Significant weight loss, pregnancy, and breastfeeding are some other factors that may contribute to excess or sagging skin on… Read Full Article

What a Facelift Can (and Can’t) Do for You


Facelift surgery is one of the most effective procedures to restore a more youthful-looking appearance. When performed by an experienced and skilled board-certified plastic surgeon, it can take years off a patient’s face with results that look entirely natural and beautifully refreshed. Even so, a Facelift does have limitations on what it can and can’t… Read Full Article

6 Non-Surgical Ways to Enhance Your Eyelid Surgery


According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons Plastic Surgery Statistics Report, over 325,000 Americans chose to go under the knife in 2020 to restore a more youthful appearance to their eyes. Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, is a corrective procedure used to address both cosmetic and functional concerns related to the upper and… Read Full Article

The Ponytail Facelift – Trend VS Truth


Each day seems to welcome a new barrage of buzzwords in the beauty industry. This marketing phenomenon is especially true of plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures. Whether it’s a surgeon trying to generate renewed interest in a particular surgery by calling it something catchy or a social media influencer flaunting their latest’ tweakment” with a… Read Full Article
10 Things You May Not Know about Rhinoplasty Surgery

10 Things You May Not Know about Rhinoplasty Surgery


Every culture in the world has its unique standards regarding facial beauty. Although they may vary from region to region, one characteristic is consistent; features that are balanced and in harmony with the overall face are the most aesthetically pleasing to the eye. No other facial feature may illustrate this as blatantly as the nose.… Read Full Article

4 Surprising Facts About Male Facelift Surgery


According to a recent survey by the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS), Americans have developed a more positive attitude towards plastic surgery than ever before during the COVID-19 pandemic. Over 11% of women surveyed reported that they are more interested in plastic surgery than before the pandemic. As it turns out, women aren’t the… Read Full Article

When to Say “Eye Do” to Eyelid Surgery


The delicate skin around our eyes is frequently the first place to show the visible signs of aging on our faces. Although non-surgical procedures like Botox® Cosmetic and laser treatments may soften crow’s feet and improve skin’s texture, surgical intervention may eventually be needed to address sagging skin and puffiness around our eyes. Eyelid Surgery,… Read Full Article
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What is the Best Age for Facelift Surgery?


According to the National Plastic Surgery Statistics Report, over 230,000 Americans refreshed their appearances with Facelift surgery in 2020. A successful Facelift surgery can turn back the clock on an aging face up to ten years, sometimes more. But, what is the ideal age to explore this rejuvenating surgery to ensure you get the best… Read Full Article
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Introducing the Full Focus Facelift by Edina Plastic Surgery


Edina Plastic Surgery is taking your Facelift surgery results to a whole new level! Our team of board-certified plastic surgeons has performed thousands of facelift surgeries over the decades. Their collective experience has brought into precise focus what steps and elements are needed to ensure you achieve the best results from your surgery. As it… Read Full Article
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Dos & Don’ts of Recovery After Rhinoplasty Surgery


Rhinoplasty, or “nose job,” is one of the most common plastic surgeries performed in the United States. In 2019, over 207,00 people decided to reshape their noses with cosmetic surgery, according to that year’s Plastic Surgery Statistics Report. Why is Rhinoplasty so popular? The nose holds a very prominent position on each of our faces.… Read Full Article
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7 Things to Consider Before Scheduling Eyelid Lift Surgery


If there is one feature on your face that has the most significant impact on your appearance, it is your eyes. Not only are they the first thing someone generally notices about us, but our eyes also help us express ourselves and communicate without words. So, when our eyelids begin to droop and look heavy,… Read Full Article
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6 Things You Need to Know About Neck Lift Surgery


Have you been taking greater notice of your neckline lately? If so, you’re not alone. Millions of Americans are now working from home and staring down at their reflections during countless ZOOM meetings and video conferences. This has prompted many of us to become a little more tuned in with our appearance and where and… Read Full Article
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4 Reasons to Schedule Your Surgery Over the Holidays


Have you been considering plastic surgery but have always seen the downtime necessary for recovery as an obstacle? If so, the holiday season may be the perfect time to schedule your surgery. Although the end of the year is often synonymous with family get-togethers and holiday parties, it is also the season during which many… Read Full Article

Plastic Surgery in the Press – The “Deep Plane” Facelift


If watching any of BRAVO Network’s “Real Housewives” shows is one of your guilty pleasures, you are probably in-the-know about cast member Sonja Morgan’s recent Deep Plane Facelift. She and almost every celebrity news facet have inundated the internet with her before and after images. And the truth is – the pictures ARE impressive. But,… Read Full Article

The Beauty of Balance – The Golden Ratio in Plastic Surgery


It is said that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” but what if those eyes are actually performing minute calculations to tell our brain what is beautiful? Is what we find attractive merely a personal preference, or can it be mathematically quantified and measured? Many believe that there are ideal dimensions when it… Read Full Article

Are You a Good Candidate for Facelift Surgery?


3 reasons why you may be. 3 reasons why you may not. There is one thing that ALL of us have in common regardless of our sex, race, income bracket, or the credentials behind our name. We are ALL getting older. Although we may be able to skirt the visible effects of the aging process… Read Full Article

Update Your Profile with Rhinoplasty Surgery


5 important things to know about a nose job There is nothing standard about Rhinoplasty Surgery. Your nose is one of the most prominent features of your face, and the emotional toll of being dissatisfied with its appearance can be devastating to your self-confidence. Whether you are unhappy with an abnormally large nose that throws off… Read Full Article

(Mini)mal Downtime… Maximum Results


The Top 5 Questions about the “Mini” Facelift The dramatic rise in the popularity of cosmetic injectables like Botox Cosmetic® and the Juvéderm™ family of dermal fillers over the past two decades has changed the face of aging (pun fully intended). Not only have these innovative products given patients more versatile solutions to address the visible signs of aging… Read Full Article

Put a Fresh Face Forward this Spring with Facelift Surgery


According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, over 120,000 patients chose surgical facelift as their solution for attaining a more youthful appearance in 2018. Although more and more non-surgical options such as injectables, lasers, and thread lifts seem to hit the market each year, none of these have had the high patient satisfaction rates,… Read Full Article

The “Mini” Facelift


By Robert C. Wilke, MD, FACS Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon, Edina Plastic Surgery People often tell me, “I feel young inside, but when I look in the mirror, that’s not the face that I see”. They want to project the healthy, natural and younger appearance that they still feel inside. Especially in this competitive work environment,… Read Full Article

Interesting facts about rhinoplasty


The demand for rhinoplasty remains very high. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), in 2015 more than 145,000 people had plastic surgeons perform nose surgeries. Rhinoplasty isn’t always done simply for the cosmetic aspects. Often nose surgery is performed to correct medical issues. Many patients have breathing issues resulting from a… Read Full Article

Patient’s story: Rhinoplasty/nose surgery


What prompted you to have a rhinoplasty? I was 36 when I had my rhinoplasty. Ever since I was a child I always wanted to have nose surgery. My nose has always bothered me. I had a hump in my nose, the bridge was too wide, my nostrils were not even and the tip slanted… Read Full Article

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