Interventions on the abdomen are frequent in surgery. This area that common sense calls the belly is located between the thorax and the small pelvis. It is a part of the anatomy very marked by the accumulation of fatty masses.
It aims to tighten the muscles and extract the excess skin, which contributes to giving a flabby appearance to the abdomen. We talk about abdominoplasty or abdominoplasty.
Hyaluronic acid injections are used to rejuvenate the face by treating wrinkles and furrows.
It is the excess fat that the cosmetic surgeon treats by liposuction.
The scientific name for the regular loss of hair and body hair. Micro-grafting is an effective solution against alopecia or baldness in the context of the hair.
By outpatient, we mean all medical interventions that do not require the patient to spend the night in the medical centre. An operation such as blepharoplasty is, for example, concerned.
Thinning refers to the difference in volume between the same anatomical area before and after a medical, dietary or other action. Liposuction is a slimming treatment.
It is the medical desensitization process by which a patient or a region of their body is put to sleep before an operation.
Refers to aesthetic medicine fillers intended to rejuvenate and fill certain areas of the face. The best-known anti-wrinkles are botulinum toxin and hyaluronic acid.
The surgical procedure to increase buttock volume. It can be carried out by 3 different means:
- Injection of autologous fat or lipofilling
- Macrolane injection
The technique consists of developing the volume of the lips. Conducted by lipofilling, i.e. fat transfer.
Cosmetic surgery procedure consists of fitting prostheses to modify the appearance of the breasts. Generally, the goal is to give more volume to the breast when it is underdeveloped or even in a situation of ptosis.
Common sense is used to saying that it is a relative notion: “Tastes and colours cannot be discussed”. However, beauty and particularly aesthetic beauty have an objective appreciation both in art and in the field of the face.
The artistic beauty is what pleases universally, and without concept, Kant tells us. Likewise, we agree to find certain faces that are beautiful and pleasing to the eye.
Plastic surgery of the face is precisely an attempt to reshape it for the purposes of a harmony whose criteria have been provided by pictorial art.
The operation intended to restore the appearance of the upper and/or lower eyelids. Procedures on the upper eyelids are often aimed at correcting a sagging appearance.
The lower eyelids are often treated for pockets of fat (the phenomenon of suitcases under the eyes) for both women and men.
It is a pocket of fat that appears at the base of the neck. Liposuction is an effective method to remove it.
This is a common cause of alopecia specifically associated with hair loss. The phenomenon can be partial or complete and is treated by the technique of micro-grafts. The intervention is long but effective. To find out your degree of baldness, refer to the Hamilton and Norwood table.
The cellulite that you know and that may concern you (especially in women) is the result of the accumulation of fat cells. It is found on the stomach, thighs, buttocks, saddlebags, knees, the base of the leg and neck.
It is the advanced part of the surgical instrument devoted to liposuction. Mounted on a handle itself connected to a suction pipe. It is made of foam and does not cause any pain.
Human connective tissue binding protein used in the treatment of wrinkles for its volumizing and lifting effect.
A medical act that brings together the patient and his doctor before the operation. It allows both parties to understand what is expected and to clarify the request.
This expression is increasingly reserved for aesthetic medicine methods intended to remove fine lines and wrinkles from the face. The best-known products used are botulinum toxin, hyaluronic acid. Fat injection is also a process that is becoming popular.