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Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck: Which Is the Better Option for Me?

Trying to shed fat from the stomach area can often be frustrating, especially if genetics make you prone to carrying more weight around the midsection. Patients often turn to plastic surgery as a way of eliminating fat from this area to re-shape it if other lifestyle changes they’ve made haven’t helped. Tummy tuck surgery, also […]

How to Get Natural-Looking BOTOX® Results

Even though they might look similar, not all wrinkles on your face are formed the same way. Many of the common wrinkles we know of, such as forehead wrinkles and crow’s feet, are what are known as dynamic wrinkles or expression wrinkles. These lines and creases appear while your face is moving but aren’t visible […]

Body and Mind: Preparing for Breast Augmentation Surgery

Although breast enhancement surgery in Toronto is commonplace, it is most certainly still a medical procedure. Any decision to surgically alter the body is a significant one. Dr. Wayne Carman advises that it should not take lightly. Before moving forward with any patient, he takes great steps to ensure she is physically and mentally a […]

What is a “Brazilian” Butt Lift?

Some doctors use silicone implants to shape patients’ backsides. A so-called “Brazilian” butt lift starts with the same premise—adding volume to reduce sagging and create a rounder appearance—but trades devices for microfat injections. Toronto Plastic Surgeon Dr. Wayne Carman prefers the microfat technique over implants for its natural-looking results. There is no clear answer to […]

Nonsurgical Treatments Don’t Replace Plastic Surgery

Some people shy away from the idea of surgery, instead choosing minimally invasive treatments to rejuvenate aging areas of their faces. While BOTOX® and other injectables effectively smooth out wrinkles for months at a time, they are not always a substitute for plastic surgery procedures. Toronto’s Dr. Wayne Carman understands that a range of factors […]