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February 19, 2016

Goals of a Great FaceliftA great facelift should result in a natural, more youthful appearance. At Allure Plastic Surgery in New York, we want to give you a refreshed look, not the stretched, unnatural appearance that often accompanies poorly done facelifts. Our goals for a great facelift include:

  • Ensuring you understand your options for facelift and facial rejuvenation.
  • Setting and exceeding your expectations for your refreshed look.
  • Enhancing your...
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February 17, 2016

Biggest Beauty Breakthroughs of the YearThe world of cosmetic enhancements is always moving forward and this past year brought us some remarkable new treatments and options.

Ideal Breast Implants

The IDEAL IMPLANT® was approved by the FDA in September. This new saline implant offers an alternative to traditional saline or silicone breast implants. It allows women to choose a saline implant with a more natural feel, which is generally associated...

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February 15, 2016

Watch New York Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Miller explain how your nose can be made to look thinner without losing its defining ethnic qualities. 

Are you ready to see how rhinoplasty can reshape your nose? Call Allure Plastic Surgery today at (212) 661-2563 to arrange your consultation with an experienced New York plastic surgeon. We welcome patients throughout New York City, Manhattan, and Long Island.

February 11, 2016

Increased Male Breast ReductionsMale breast reductions for teens aged 13-19 increased 14 percent over the last year – the largest increase in teens seeking plastic surgery according to the statistics provided by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Male breast reduction is the third most requested cosmetic procedure among teens today.

Due to an imbalance in estrogen and testosterone, young males can develop larger breasts, which can lead to insecurities and poor self-esteem during their formative teen years. Male breast...

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February 10, 2016

Women have been getting breast implants for decades, and the breast implant procedure has always been a safe operation. However with current advances in technology, breast augmentation is safer than ever. Watch Dr. Elliot Heller explain how the risk of complications has decreased with modern technology.

Are you interested in exploring your breast implant options? Call Allure Plastic Surgery today at (212) 661-2563 to schedule your consultation with one of our highly skilled...

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February 03, 2016

Thermi RF is a new laser technology that emits radio frequency waves that can stimulate new collagen growth in your skin. Watch Dr. Elliot Heller explain how Thermi RF can tighten and lift the skin of any area of your body. 

Interested in exploring how Thermi RF can firm up your skin and leave you looking younger? Call Allure Plastic Surgery today at (212) 661-2563 to schedule your consultation with one of our highly skilled New York plastic surgeons. We welcome patients...

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February 01, 2016

Can Male Breast Reduction Help Me?Male breast reduction, also known as gynecomastia, can help you feel more comfortable in your own body if you have over-developed or enlarged breasts. Up to half of U.S. men will experience some form of enlarged breasts in their lifetime, and nearly 13,000 men undergo breast reduction surgery each year.

It may be the right procedure for you if you are:

  • Embarrassed by excess tissue in your chest region
  • Dealing with a...
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January 29, 2016

Breast Augmentation RecoveryRecovery from breast augmentation will require a few weeks of time. On the day of your surgery, you will be released to return home. You will wear a bandage and wrap or sports bra home. You will need a friend or relative to drive you home and stay with you for the first 24 to 48 hours. If you have small children, you will need to arrange for someone to care for them during your first few days of recovery. You will not be able to lift them.


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January 27, 2016

Dr. Elliot Heller has trained in general surgery, head and neck surgery, and plastic surgery at NYU Medical Center and Mount Sinai Medical Center. Watch Dr. Heller talk about his years of training and experience to become a highly skilled New York plastic surgeon.

Would you like to meet Dr. Heller in person for a consultation to explore your plastic surgery options? Call Allure Plastic Surgery today at (212) 661-2563 to schedule your consultation. We welcome patients...

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January 26, 2016

Is Plastic Surgery Vacation Right for You?When you think of taking a vacation, you probably think of lying on a beach somewhere. However, hundreds of thousands of patients opt for plastic surgery vacations each year. These trips can have their risks as well as benefits. For some patients, their geographic area may not have many qualified surgeons. For others, they want to combine recovery time with the relaxing atmosphere of vacationing. If you are considering it, keep these tips in mind.

  • Do not be...
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