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How does CoolSculpting effect areas that have surgical scarring?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A Q. How does CoolSculpting effect areas that have surgical scarring? A. ​Without photos or an examination, it is difficult to answer your question. ​ ​In general, scar, ie. collagen does not contain fat. Scar remodels over 3 to 12 months or more contracting, tightening and then softening. The fat will tend to… Read more »

At age 45, I understand a facelift would be best, perhaps augmented with other treatments. What should be done?

 
Question from Virginia, VA: I am aged 46, and have gained and lost and gained again 25 pounds over the past ten years. I have tried to manage areas of my face with injectables, but ultimately where I once had a very defined bone structure, my lower face has become saggy and more jowly than… Read more »

I’m looking for a complete surgical makeover plan to restore the beauty of my features, youth and femininity to my face.

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A  Q. I’m looking for a complete surgical makeover plan to restore the beauty of my features, youth and femininity to my face. I have had facelift, nose, chin implant and a LOT of filler. Hormonal imbalances caused me to lose a lot of fat in my face and giving me a… Read more »

Dr. Dean Kane – The Art of Hurt: Skin Tightening & Collagen Formation

 
The Art of Hurt: Skin Tightening and Collagen Formation Blog Why does injury, inflammation and collagen have anything to do with cosmetic enhancement. In fact, the art of controlled “hurt” has everything to do with everything cosmetic. Let me explain and you will then begin the process of understanding why healing and rejuvenation are so… Read more »

Is it better to address skin rejuvenation before or after facelift surgery?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A. Q.  Is it better to address skin rejuvenation before or after facelift surgery? A.  ​​Great question! This is a continuous source of confusion for ALL patients. ​First, you must know all the options under the categories for face, neck, eyelid and forehead enhancements. These include: surgical, injectible, non-invasive laser /… Read more »

What can I do to take years off my face?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A. Q.  After ten years of a very stressful life, I have decided to invest in me! I lost my only child at age nine to brain cancer medullablastoma then 13 months later lost my husband to a brain aneurysm then my brother passed with liver cancer and last March loss… Read more »