When to Consider a Mommy Makeover

Giving birth to a child is a miracle many women dream of experiencing their whole lives. Yet many women are troubled by the changes their bodies go through after pregnancy. A Mommy Makeover might be in order for mothers who want to look and feel their best. During pregnancy, a woman’s body changes shape to […]

Does Liposuction Equal Weight Loss?

At Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery we are often asked, “I am having a hard time losing weight. Is liposuction a good alternative?” It is important to understand that liposuction does NOT equal weight loss. The ideal candidate is near their ideal body weight with pockets of fat in areas such as the abdomen, […]

Are Breast Implants Safe?

Millions of women have received breast augmentation surgeries throughout the world and of course one of their first concerns is the safety of their bodies during these surgeries. Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery is dedicated to informing our patients of all risks associated with breast augmentation. Dr. Whetstone and his experienced staff believe a […]

How to Determine Implant Size When Considering Augmentation

One decision some women face when considering augmentation is choosing an implant size. Personal tastes and aesthetic principles are truly the best guide, but Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery can help guide you to your better self. The first thing to think about when considering size is your overall body type. Talk to your […]

Choosing Between Silicone and Saline Implants

Those considering breast implants must first confront the question of whether to choose silicone or saline breast implants. Las Colinas Centre for Plastic Surgery is dedicated to bringing excellent service to our patients. This includes helping them make this decision. What Are Saline and Silicone Implants? Saline implants are inserted into the body and filled […]

Cosmetic Procedures and Men

Popular wisdom tells us that men improve with age. Aging affects men less than women and they still look handsome well past middle age. However, this popular adage is becoming less popular by the year. Cosmetic surgery and other cosmetic treatments are becoming more popular among men as they age. Many men still want to […]

Is BOTOX Right For You?

If you’re feeling insecure about your skin as you age, you’re not alone. Many people begin to feel unhappy with the appearance of their skin as they get older. Women, in particular, often express dissatisfaction with the facial wrinkles beginning to form as the years go by. One solution is becoming more and more popular […]

Winter Sun Carries Skin Risks

The importance of wearing sunscreen in the summer is common knowledge. Did you know that winter sun can be just as damaging? The cold weather doesn’t stop the toxic UV rays of the sun from hurting your skin and causing health risks. Radiation from the sun can cause immediate damage, such as sun burns, but […]

Plastic Surgery: Making Eyes Look Younger

The skin around the eyes is particularly sensitive and can have a huge effect on a person’s apparent age and health. There are a number of procedures and tools used to correct and tighten the skin around the eyes; some are simple and risk free, and others are more complicated. The following are three of […]