Blepharoplasty in my NYC practice is popular for a number of reasons, but especially because of the procedure’s effectiveness, natural-looking results, and small, discreet scars. Although blepharoplasty, also called eyelid surgery, can create lifelong results, some people occasionally need to have the procedure a second time. I’ll explain here what you must think about when considering revisionary surgery. Candidates for Revisionary Blepharoplasty One of the most appealing elements of blepharoplasty is its ability to produce long-lasting if not lifetime results. Although uncommon, it is possible for people to develop sagging skin or recurrent bags beneath the eyes, and sometimes the … Read More
Many people wonder if they can gain the comprehensive benefits of a facelift without having to undergo surgery. By definition, a traditional facelift is a surgical procedure, and it therefore produces unique results. However, I work with many people who want to explore alternatives to facelift in my NYC practice. While nonsurgical methods cannot create results equivalent to those of a surgical facelift, carefully applied and customized nonsurgical techniques are appropriate for many people who want to reduce mild or moderate signs of aging. Why Consider a Full Facelift? Before we explore the benefits of nonsurgical treatment, let’s review what … Read More
Although more men than ever are undergoing plastic surgery, many providers still gear their procedures towards women. A patient’s gender is an important consideration when planning any aesthetic surgery, especially facial procedures. In this blog post, I’d like to highlight what makes the male facelift procedure–and patient–different from its female counterpart and discuss how I tailor the procedure for my male facelift patients in NYC. The Male Facelift Patient Although the objective of a facelift–to look younger–seems simple, my male patients are less likely to cite personal or emotional reasons for their choice to undergo surgery. My typical male facelift patient is between 50 and 60 years old … Read More
While a surgical facelift is typically considered the “gold standard” for facial rejuvenation, some patients–particularly those with earlier signs of aging–are pleased to learn that a mini facelift here at my NYC practice is sufficient to create the results they want. The abbreviated scars associated with a mini facelift constitute a large part of the surgery’s appeal–but it’s not appropriate for everyone. Here, I’d like to touch on 3 key points to keep in mind before you get your heart set on a mini facelift. 1 – The Ideal Candidate Although it seems counterintuitive, the mini facelift actually predates the traditional … Read More
We are very excited to announce that Dr. Konstantin was selected as a 2018 Castle Connolly Top Doctor. It is a great honor to be chosen as one of the best Facial Plastic Surgeons in New York metro area. We are extremely proud of receiving this top award for the third year in the row.