Metropolitan MD Cosmetic Surgery Blog Chicago

I Wish My Spare Tire Would Just Disappear!

Published on May 24, 2019

Having trouble getting rid of that dreaded spare tire? Getting rid of that belly fat can be incredibly difficult. There are a lucky few who have a very good metabolism and find some success getting rid of it, and there

Healing After Rhinoplasty Surgery: What You Need To Know

Published on April 11, 2019

Recovering after rhinoplasty surgery can take some time, depending on the surgical procedure used, and the extent of surgery. Plastic surgeons will usually advise their patients to take some time off from work and other daily activities to allow for

Sometimes A Mini Facelift Is Best

Published on March 15, 2019

When it comes to facelift procedures, there are a range you can choose from. The lowest in the range is what we call a “mini facelift.” A mini facelift is typically chosen by patients who have noticed a loss of

Lose Fat Effectively with Cutting-Edge Laser Liposuction

Published on February 21, 2019

Stubborn fat is one of the most undesirable and annoying, yet common bodily issues that many people face. Body parts like your arms, inner thighs, abdomen, and neck are some of the most commonly affected areas. While some people have

A Neck Lift Pairs Nicely with Your Facelift Results

Published on January 25, 2019

Over the course of time, our skin can lose its elasticity from the combined effects of aging, lifestyle, and gravity. Our face and neck are particularly vulnerable to these effects. In time, loose, saggy skin will gather give your facial

Are you Unhappy about your Rhinoplasty?

Published on December 12, 2018

Do you have any second thoughts about your primary rhinoplasty surgery? If you are among the masses of people who are looking to correct problems relating to the repositioning of the cartilage and bones of the nose, a secondary rhinoplasty

A Medium Chemical Peel May Be Right for You

Published on November 16, 2018

Are acne scars, fine lines, and an uneven skin tone bothering you? A medium chemical peel can address all of these common aesthetic issues and leave your skin looking younger, refreshed, and vibrant. Chemical peels are perfect for exfoliating different

Come In for a Weekend Lift!

Published on October 19, 2018

Ever wished that aging didn’t have such a noticeable impact on your facial features? Age is just a number but it can sneak up on you when you look into the mirror and notice fine lines and wrinkles. Thankfully, there

Address Fine Lines Non-Surgically with Botox

Published on September 20, 2018

Fine lines and wrinkles can get in the way of our youthful looks, but there is no reason why we shouldn’t preserve those looks as long as we can. While we still don’t have the capabilities to stop the aging

Gynecomastia and Male Breast Reduction

Published on August 7, 2018

Gynecomastia is a condition, commonly found in men in which the glandular tissue found in the male breast enlarges, giving the appearance of breasts in males. Gynecomastia occurs because of an imbalance of the male and female sex hormones in

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