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Working in Three Dimensions

Faces in paintings are flat. Portraits have only the illusion of contour, thanks to shading and other tricks employed by talented artists. Faces in real life, however, are made up of angles, planes, and curves that can be viewed from a variety of positions. Each view reveals a different perspective of the visible features. When […]

Wrinkles Defined: Not All Lines Are the Same

When it comes to smoothing facial wrinkles, many people start their search for an ideal solution with BOTOX® treatments. Toronto’s Dr. Wayne Carman regularly hears from women and men interested in the globally popular injectable. He explains that while the neuromodulator is ideal for relaxing the muscles responsible for some wrinkles, not all lines can […]

Post-Surgical Care Matters

When Dr. Wayne Carman finishes a procedure, such as an abdominoplasty, it is not the end of the patient’s plastic surgery journey. In fact, it could be considered a beginning. After the last suture is placed for tummy tuck surgery at Toronto’s Cosmetic Surgery Institute, the patient steps into a more active role in ensuring […]

Tips for Helping Your Skin in the Summer

Summer months typically turn Toronto residents’ heads to thoughts of more time spent in the sun, which is great for anyone longing for relief from cold, wet winters, but is not so great for your skin. As we recently explored in this blog, collagen, hyaluronic acid, and elastin are vital components of healthy, youthful-looking skin […]

What Happens to Cells Used for Fat Injection?

Dr. Wayne Carman considers a person’s own fat to be the ideal filler for treatments to add volume where it is needed and wanted. The result is a long-lasting full and natural look. Also consider that since no foreign body is being introduced, there is no risk of the patient having an allergic reaction to […]