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  • Vollure:  The Newest Dermal Filler

    Vollure: The Newest Dermal Filler

    Juvéderm Vollure XC, is the first and only hyaluronic acid dermal filler approved for the correction of moderate to severe wrinkles and folds, like the nasolabial folds, that lasts up to 18 months in people over the age of 21. According to an exciting clinical trial featuring the dermal filler Juvéderm Vollure XC: 82 percent […]

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  • Obagi Professional Vitamin C Serums: 20% Off

    Obagi Professional Vitamin C Serums: 20% Off

    Ideal For: Aging Skin Sun Damage Free Radical Damage Hyperpigmentation Ideal for Skin Types: Mature Skin Acne-Prone Skin Sensitive Skin Normal Skin Combination Skin Dry Skin Oily Skin Ingredients: Vitamin C Antioxidants Hyaluronic Acid Obagi Professional-C Serums infuse your skin with L-ascorbic acid. This is the only form of vitamin C suitable for topical application. […]

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  • Brazilian Butt Lift with Fat Grafting and Fat Transfer

    Brazilian Butt Lift with Fat Grafting and Fat Transfer

    A Brazilian butt lift is a procedure that transfers fat from one area of the body with excess fat to the buttocks to increase its size and shape. It combines liposuction of the abdomen, flanks, lower back or thighs with transfer of the fat to the buttocks.  Overall, 90% of patients surveyed are very satisfied […]

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  • Botox Cosmetic

    Botox Cosmetic

    BOTOX® (Onabotulinumtoxin A) Botox® Cosmetic is the most popular non-invasive cosmetic procedure performed in the world. In 2002, Botox® Cosmetic was the first and only botulinum toxin approved by the FDA for temporary improvement of glabellar lines; wrinkles between the eyebrows known as frown lines. In 2013, Botox® Cosmetic was FDA approved for temporary improvement […]

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  • Labiaplasty: Labia Minora and Labia Majora Reduction

    Labiaplasty: Labia Minora and Labia Majora Reduction

    Labiaplasty (also known as labioplasty, labia minora reduction, and labial reduction) is a plastic surgery procedure for altering the labia minora (inner labia) and the labia majora (outer labia).  These are the outer folds of skin surrounding the human vulva. There are two main categories of women seeking cosmetic genital surgery: those with congenital conditions […]

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  • Happier Faces with Botox: Depression and the Winter Blues

    Happier Faces with Botox: Depression and the Winter Blues

    Can Botox effectively treat depression and the winter blues? A recent review article in the Journal of Psychiatric Research suggests that indeed it can; confirming that facial expressions play a role in influencing depressed moods. The authors found that botulinum toxin injected into the brow muscles has significant antidepressant effects as compared to placebo in […]

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  • 5 Steps to Better Skin in the Winter

    5 Steps to Better Skin in the Winter

    Baby, it’s cold outside! This harsh winter weather can take its toll on your skin, but don’t worry – here are 5 tips to help keep your skin as soft as possible this winter season. Add extra moisture. Even if you consistently hydrate your skin, consider moisturizing more often or even switching to a heavier […]

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  • Breast Implants:  Will I Be Able to Breastfeed?

    Breast Implants: Will I Be Able to Breastfeed?

    According to a recent study in the December 2016 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the authors found a high percentage of woman with breast implants achieved breastfeeding. The prospective cohort study compared breastfeeding in 100 patients with breast implants to 100 patients without breast implants.  The study found that 93% of patients with breast […]

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  • Volbella: Allergan’s Newest and Longest Acting Lip Filler

    Volbella: Allergan’s Newest and Longest Acting Lip Filler

    Juvéderm® VOLBELLA® XC is the latest advancement in the Juvéderm® range of facial fillers, developed specifically for your lips and mouth area. It is the first and only FDA-approved filler to increase lip fullness and correct perioral lines for up to 1 year.  It has been specifically developed as a smooth gel to give a […]

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  • Lifestyle and Youthful Looks:  What You Do Now Can Make You Look 10 Years Older Later.

    Lifestyle and Youthful Looks: What You Do Now Can Make You Look 10 Years Older Later.

    Lifestyle has been well proven to have a dramatic effect on the risk of age-related health diseases. Smoking, excessive alcohol use, poor diet and lack of exercise have been shown to lead to obesity, stroke, diabetes, heart disease and cancer. However, until recently, the association of lifestyle and facial aging has been less well studied. […]

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  • Exfoliation: What Is It? Can I Do It Safely at Home Without My Significant Other Knowing?

    Exfoliation: What Is It? Can I Do It Safely at Home Without My Significant Other Knowing?

    Exfoliation is the process of removing dead skin cells from the outer layer of your skin; the epidermis. Many people believe that it improves the appearance of their skin by decreasing the pore size, smoothing the texture and decreasing pigmentation. However, if not done properly, it could do more harm than good. Being overly aggressive […]

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  • Arnica Ointment:  Does It Decrease Bruising & Improve Healing?

    Arnica Ointment: Does It Decrease Bruising & Improve Healing?

    Arnica has long been thought to limit bruising and swelling after surgery. Arnica montana is an herb which grows in the mountains. It has a history of medicinal use dating back to the 1500s. Arnica has gained popularity in the past decade as a preventive mesure to reduce swelling and ecchymosis, bruising, following elective surgical […]

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  • NovaThreads: PDO Threads – For Lifting the Brow, Cheeks, and Improving The Neck Line

    NovaThreads: PDO Threads – For Lifting the Brow, Cheeks, and Improving The Neck Line

    What is a Nova Lyft? A Nova Lyft is a thread lift procedure performed to lift the brow, cheeks or improve and tighten the neck line. It uses NovaThreads which are hypodermic needles preloaded with PDO absorbable suture. What is a PDO absorbable suture? It is a synthetic absorbable surgical suture composed of polydioxanone. PDO […]

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  • Bra Fat – What To Do?

    Bra Fat – What To Do?

    The fatty deposits that bulge out around your bra straps and make strapless dresses a hard sell aren’t in your imagination—for most, they’re a very real part of being a woman, and they’re inspiring a variety of new treatment options for those looking to enjoy a smooth silhouette without wearing full body Spanx. The following […]

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  • Vitamin C Is “The Most Important Skin AntiOxidant”:  Obagi Professional-C Products 20% Off

    Vitamin C Is “The Most Important Skin AntiOxidant”: Obagi Professional-C Products 20% Off

    DeConti Plastic Surgery is pleased to offer the Obagi Professional-C 10% and 20% Serums for 20% off during the month of October. These Vitamin C enriched formulas offer many useful benefits including: Helping minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles Improve firmness and tone Calms inflammation Brightens skin Retains moisture Enhances UV protection Complements collagen […]

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  • What Are The Differences Between Juvederm, Voluma and Botox?

    What Are The Differences Between Juvederm, Voluma and Botox?

    What is JUVÉDERM® XC? JUVÉDERM® XC is a non-surgical filler, initially approved in 2006, to instantly smooth out the lines along the sides of your nose and mouth. It can provide natural-looking results for up to a year with optimal treatment. JUVÉDERM® XC is made from a modified form of hyaluronic acid (HA), manufactured using proprietary HYLACROSS™ technology. […]

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  • What is Eyelid Surgery or Blepharoplasty?

    What is Eyelid Surgery or Blepharoplasty?

    The eyes are the focal point for facial expression and can easily reveal a person’s mood or feelings. Excess bags under the eyes, and sagging eyebrows contribute to a sad, tired appearance. Cosmetic eyelid surgery is designed to remove excess fat and extra skin to restore a more youthful and brighter facial appearance. The procedure is often combined with a […]

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  • What is a Breast Augmentation?

    What is a Breast Augmentation?

    Breast Augmentation is a surgical procedure to enlarge small breasts, underdeveloped breasts, or breasts that have lost their fullness after pregnancy. The problem of underdeveloped breasts may have significant personal, psychological and social impacts. Once the breasts have been augmented, you may enjoy the benefits of a balanced figure, thus facilitating the fitting of blouses, bathing suits and other […]

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  • What is Kybella?

    What is Kybella?

    What is Kybella? Kybella is the first and only non-surgical treatment approved by the FDA for contouring and improving the appearance and profile of mild to severe fat below the chin and jaw line. This is also known as submental fat or fullness; i.e. a “Double Chin”. Kybella effectively removes excess fat under the chin […]

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  • Healthy, Low Calorie Snacks Perfect for Bedtime

    Healthy, Low Calorie Snacks Perfect for Bedtime

    Think snacking before bed packs on the pounds? You and your cravings will be happy to know that it’s a myth that eating in the evening leads to weight gain. As long as the total amount of calories you burn isn’t less than the calories you eat, it doesn’t matter when you consume those calories, […]

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  • 8 Things To Do Before and After A Workout To Get Better Results

    8 Things To Do Before and After A Workout To Get Better Results

    When it comes to your fitness routine, the time you spend sweating it out in the gym tends to get all the credit—but it shouldn’t. “The workout is actually the easiest part of a fitness routine, ” says Jay Cardiello, celebrity trainer and Gold’s Gym Fitness Institute member. “Whether you walk, jog, lift weights, or […]

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  • Cosmetic Dermatology

    Cosmetic Dermatology

    DeConti Plastic Surgery offers an extensive array of Cosmetic Dermatology services including: Chemical Peels TCA Peels Phenol Peels Glycolic and Salicylic Medical Facials Ear Piercing Botox Cosmetic Dysport Xeomin Restylane Perlane Juvederm Radiesse Voluma Volbella Vollure Sclerotherapy Broken Blood Vessels Fine Lines and Facial Wrinkles Spider and Varicose Veins Sun Damage Obagi As a highly […]

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  • Medical Dermatology

    Medical Dermatology

    DeConti Plastic Surgery offers medical dermatology evaluations and treatments for the following conditions: Acne Scarring Actinic Keratoses Angiomes and Birthmarks Cysts Hyperhidrosis (excessive perspiration) Precancerous lesions Atypical lesions Skin Cancer Melanoma Moles Moh’s Skin Cancer Excision Basal Cell Skin Cancer Squamous Cell Skin Cancer Melanoma Tumors Keloids Scar Revision Complete Circumferential Peripheral Deep and Margin […]

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  • How to Fuel Up Before, During, and After Your Workout

    How to Fuel Up Before, During, and After Your Workout

    Here’s Exactly How to Fuel Up Before, During, and After Your Workout Have you ever found yourself snacking on something after a workout, and suddenly your gut is totally wrenched? What about that moment during your workout in which you realize, “Whoa, I haven’t eaten since this morning!” Or maybe you’re just totally dehydrated because […]

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  • Khloe Kardashian Becomes Spokesperson for Kybella

    Khloe Kardashian Becomes Spokesperson for Kybella

    Reality TV personality Khloé Kardashian recently partnered with Allergan to kick off the new “Live Chin Up” campaign, a movement designed to encourage people to not let the things that bother them get in their way. Khloé was on hand to lead a panel of dermatology experts as they discussed several options to treat a […]

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  • What is a Tummy Tuck?

    What is a Tummy Tuck?

    Tummy Tuck

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  • Thinking About the Beach

    Thinking About the Beach

    Thinking about the beach. #oneandonlypalmilla #sanjosedelcabo #mexico Now is the perfect time to schedule a consultation for #breastimplants #plasticsurgery and be ready for the #bikini season and the beautiful waters of Mexico. #decontiplasticsurgery

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  • Botox® Cosmetic $11 per unit

    Botox® Cosmetic $11 per unit

    DeConti Plastic Surgery is pleased to offer Botox® Cosmetic injections for $11 per unit. Dr. DeConti personally performs all injections. Dr. DeConti has performed over 100,000 injections since BOTOX® Cosmetic was introduced in 2002. As a highly credentialed surgeon with the American Board of Plastic Surgery and training in Craniofacial Surgery, he is an expert […]

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  • Fillers Last Longer with Botox

    Fillers Last Longer with Botox

    Chemodenervation, using botulinum neurotoxin-A, prolongs the lasting effects of hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers by reducing muscle activity in the treated area, according to a new study. Aesthetic physicians have been known to use HA fillers in combination with Botox (Allergan) to temporarily reduce muscle activity and prolong filler life. Turkish researchers used an animal model […]

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  • Patients undergoing face-lift surgery are extremely satisfied.

    Patients undergoing face-lift surgery are extremely satisfied.

    Face lifting is one of the most common operative procedures for facial aging and perhaps the most synonymous with plastic surgery in the minds of the lay public. This study demonstrated patient’s were extremely satisfied with their decision to undergo face lifting. On average, patients felt they appeared 6.9 years younger than their actual age. […]

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Words of Praise

"Dr. DeConti, Patty, Ruth: I wish to say "Thank You" to each of you for the roles played in my recent procedure. The expertise, sincerity, and care provided was most appreciated. I truly appreciated each of you and wish the practice much continued success. Respectfully, DS
"Thank you so very much for the wonderful youthful feeling. You are blessed with an abundance of talent. I'm proud to be part of the proof! (Great restoration job) :) Thank you and your staff for all you do. See y'all soon." AJ
"I just wanted to write a little note to thank you for being so wonderful. I had such a great experience with my surgery. Everyone was so patient and understanding! I called A LOT! I am sooo pleased with my results. And the flowers and phone call from Dr. DeConti really meant a lot and made me feel special! I think you guys are great - Don't change a thing! Sincerely, " KG
"I would like to take a moment to extend my appreciation to the wonderful health care professionals that cared for, treated and assisted me...I would like to thank Dr. Robert DeConti. I have never met or been cared for by a finer physician. He was able to help make my situation seem easier and has touched my life in a way that words can not describe." RP
"Thank you so much for the lovely fall flower arrangement. It did brighten my spirits. You are all so caring & compassionate. Thank you again." MR
"Thank you for the genuine care & concern as I am recovering. Everyone is very kind and caring. I can't say thank you enough for all that you continue to do for me." CP
"Thanks for being so nice, so thoughtful, and so giving. We think you are a wonderful doctor." AT
"I want to thank you all for all of your time and thoughtfulness during my experience." JB
"Thank you Dr. DeConti, to you and your staff. You all have helped to make a difficult decision and turn it into a great experience." JW
"Thank you for all your help! I LOVE my new implants. I have referred several friends because you're the best!" TM
"This is only a small token of my appreciation for the surgery you performed. I can't thank you enough! You're an excellent surgeon..." MW
"Thank you for coming into the emergency room at 2:00 a.m. to stitch up my face. My face is looking much better thanks to you."TS

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