Procedures

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

What Will My Scars Look like After Breast Reduction?

As with any major surgery, some scarring is inevitable with breast reduction surgery. However, at the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Huntsville, the combination of advanced surgical techniques and the skills of our experienced plastic surgeon can help minimize the appearance of scarring and allow patients to more easily conceal the scars after they heal. For example, techniques that involve incisions ... Learn More

Questions to Ask Your Breast Reduction Surgeon

Choosing the best breast reduction surgeon for your needs can be essential for achieving beautiful, natural-looking results. Before you select your plastic surgeon, Dr. David L. Durst recommends you research the surgeon’s credentials as well as ask specific questions about the surgeon’s technique and approach. When it comes to a plastic surgeon’s credentials, Dr. Durst recommends that you seek out ... Learn More

How Old is Too Old for Breast Augmentation?

Breast Augmentation middle age

Breast augmentation has been one of the most popular surgical cosmetic enhancement procedures for many years. In fact, in its annual statistical report, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery consistently ranks breast enlargement with implants in the top five most frequently performed treatments. It is not uncommon for women in their 40s and 50s to undergo breast augmentation with ... Learn More