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Enhanced You in 2022

Just like that, another year has come and gone. January 2022 is more than just the first month of a new year — it’s a chance to start fresh, rethink your approach to wellness, and evaluate your goals for the year ahead. We’re here to share our recommendations for enhancing your appearance in the new Read more…

What should you expect during a consultation for Botox injections?

Botox is an FDA approved anti-aging injectable treatment to address facial signs of aging. This cosmetic procedure is appropriate for people seeking to reduce moderate wrinkles and fine lines in a non-surgical way.  Data from the American Society of Plastic Surgery indicates that Botox is the most sought-after non-invasive procedure in the US today.  At Read more…

Who is a good candidate for Botox injections?

Today, Botox is the most sought-after non-surgical cosmetic dermatology procedure in the US. People with mild to moderate facial wrinkles and lines may find Botox useful in assisting them in accomplishing a more youthful appearance temporarily.  Botox comprises an active ingredient called botulinum toxin type A. This is a powerful biological compound with potential risks. Read more…

Botox vs. Dysport vs. Xeomin

Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin are neuromodulators that cause temporary muscle tone loss when injected into specific areas.  Consequently, neuromodulator injections can develop a cosmetically appealing effect by reducing the appearance of lines and wrinkles on the forehead as well as furrows between the eyebrows.  Following the Botox, Dysport, or Xeomin injectable treatment, the superficial skin Read more…

Are you a candidate for Eyelid Lift Surgery?

Eyelid lift plastic surgery, also called blepharoplasty, is a relatively minor but intricate procedure that involves the delicate eye area. The surgeon will cautiously determine the patient as a candidate for this procedure before recommending blepharoplasty. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jacob Bloom provides eyelid lift to patients in Chicago, IL, and surrounding communities.    Read more…

Eyelid Lift Plastic Surgery Before And After Pictures

The area surrounding the eyes is among the first facial areas to show signs of aging.  Eyelid lift cosmetic surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, can address under-eye bags and droopy upper eyelids that develop due to aging. This relatively minor plastic surgery can help an individual look younger and rejuvenated. The surgeon may show blepharoplasty Read more…

How much does Eyelid Lift Plastic Surgery cost?

Eyelid lift cosmetic surgery (blepharoplasty) is usually undertaken as a plastic surgery procedure to revitalize the appearance of tired, sagging eyes.  The patient will likely not be eligible for insurance coverage for this elective procedure. Therefore, the cost of surgery is a vital consideration for most patients seeking blepharoplasty.  During the initial consultation, the surgeon Read more…

Eyelid Lift Plastic Surgery

At times, a person may appear sad, aged, or angry due to old or tired-looking eyes. But it is possible to address these signs of aging around the eyelids effectively with blepharoplasty cosmetic surgery. Upper and lower eyelid surgery can enhance the functional and aesthetic facets of the eyes. Sometimes a patient may require upper Read more…

The Many Uses of Botox

Botox is most widely known for smoothing wrinkles, but the medication has repeatedly surprised the medical community for its seemingly unlimited applications.  After a drug receives approval in the United States for a particular medical condition, doctors can legally prescribe it for any medical issue that they believe it could benefit, irrespective of whether it Read more…