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What Can I Expect From the Breast Lift with Augmentation Recovery Process?

While each patient is different and the recovery process will be somewhat unique to everyone, there are some general aspects of recovery from breast lift with implants surgery that most people can expect to experience. Since this treatment is a combination procedure – breast augmentation to increase volume and enhance shape; breast lift to address sagginess and excess skin in ... Learn More

Why Should I Get a Breast Lift with Implants?

A breast lift can effectively address sagginess or “droopiness” in the breasts that is typically caused by the natural aging process, genetics, pregnancy, weight fluctuation, or even simple gravity. With a breast lift surgery (medically known as mastopexy), our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. David Durst, can remove excess skin and tighten the remaining skin, “lifting” the breasts to a higher ... Learn More

Support Your Skin with New ZO® Skin Health Treatments

With so many over-the-counter skin care products launching every year, navigating which cleansers, scrubs, toners, serums, and sunscreens are best for you can become a daunting task. At the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Huntsville, we’ve simplified that process for our patients with ZO® Skin Health specialized treatment programs. Designed to be compatible with virtually every skin type, you can select ... Learn More

Is Liposuction Permanent?

Lipo permanent?

When considering liposuction, it is important to remember that this popular body contouring procedure is not intended for significant weight loss. Ideal liposuction candidates will already be at or near their ideal weight with pockets of isolated fat that have proven resistant to diet and exercise. Liposuction can be used to slim and contour most areas of the body, including ... Learn More

How Many Areas Can You Treat in One Liposuction Session?

Multiple areas for lipo

Liposuction can slim and contour diverse areas of the body to eliminate stubborn excess fat deposits. Most of our liposuction candidates at the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Huntsville choose to target isolated pockets of fat around the abdomen, lower back, arms, thighs, or chin; however, liposuction can typically be utilized in virtually any body area. For optimal results, patients should ... Learn More

Liposuction for Men

At the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Huntsville, liposuction remains one of our most frequently performed surgeries for both men and women. With the ability to slim and contour nearly any area of the body, liposuction can be ideal for patients who struggle with isolated pockets of fat. Most men choose to target the love handles, abdomen, or chest, which can ... Learn More

Breast Reduction vs. Breast Lift

A breast reduction is usually performed for patients with overly large breasts who are experiencing pain, discomfort, or lifestyle inconveniences as a result. Some women with breasts that are too large for their body frames have difficulty exercising or finding clothes that fit well, and many have chronic back, neck, or shoulder pain. Breast reduction surgeries involve the removal of ... Learn More

Do Breast Lift Creams Actually Work?

Although topical creams may keep your skin moisturized or protect your décolleté from the sun, these products cannot actually elevate the position of the breasts. If you want to lift the breasts without surgery, a supportive bra is the only effective option. For our patients who want firmer, perkier breasts without the use of a bra, a breast lift is ... Learn More

Can I Get A Breast Lift Without Implants?

For women who are concerned with a loss of skin elasticity and “sagging” among the breasts, a breast lift can address these concerns and provide firmer, more youthful results. Due to pregnancy, breastfeeding, the natural aging process, and simply gravity, the look of the breasts often changes over time. These changes can lead to sagginess and excess skin, ultimately causing ... Learn More

What Can I Expect During Tummy Tuck Recovery?

Tummy tuck surgery is typically an extensive procedure that not only eliminates excess skin for a flatter, firmer stomach, but also tightens the underlying musculature. Since the procedure involves major surgery, Dr. David L. Durst recommends his patients plan to take some time off for themselves during the recovery process. Patients usually take about three weeks off from work following ... Learn More