5 Things People Can Do to Maintain Their Youth

Aging gracefully is a goal we should all strive for, but you might not know what steps to take to achieve it. Thanks to advancements in medicine, people are living longer, healthier lives, so what can you do to get more out of your years?   1. Keep a Positive Outlook While some amount of… Read More »

What Are 3 Pre-Surgery Self-Care Tips?

As the age-old maxim says, “Prior planning prevents a poor performance.” Nothing could be truer for patients preparing their bodies, minds, and schedules for their plastic surgeries. Whether you’re choosing medical rhinoplasty or a facelift, pre-surgery self-care strategies can lay the groundwork for maximum comfort, ease, and a successful procedure. Here, Dr. Barrera offers his… Read More »

4 Issues a Neck Lift Can Address

The neck is an immediately distinguishable physical feature. It invites the eyes to move from the face down to the upper chest and cleavage, and is an elegant part of an aesthetic physique. However, for many people, their neck can be an area of contention due to loose skin, jowls, a poorly defined jawline, or… Read More »

San Antonio’s Only Skinceuticals Advanced Clinical Spa

The best plastic surgery and anti-aging results come from a delicate blend of surgical procedures and non-surgical medspa treatments. For annyone wishing to achieve a more youthful, vibrant complexion with no downtime, or looking to complement their plastic surgery treatment with a rejuvenating clinical spa appointment, Dr. Barrera’s new partnership as San Antonio’s only Skinceuticals… Read More »

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In-office surgical cosmetic procedures – such as facelifts, rhinoplasties, and brow lifts – and non-surgical procedures such as dermal fillers provide rapid, long-lasting aesthetic improvements. Another crucial part of looking your best is your at-home beauty and skin care routine. Your daily choices will have lifelong impacts on how you age. Even if you’ve tried… Read More »

Cosmetic Procedures for the Holidays

Plastic surgery is not to be taken lightly. Deciding to undergo plastic surgery is committing to an operation that requires healing and downtime. Downtime takes time away from your regular schedule, including work time, family time, and social time. For this reason, the holidays may offer some candidates an ideal opportunity to get plastic surgery… Read More »

Midface Lift Must-Knows

Our face reveals our age to those around us. For this reason, many people turn to plastic surgery to address encroaching signs of aging- particularly lines and wrinkles around the eyes, forehead, lips, neck, and midface. Facelifts have traditionally provided patients with fewer wrinkles around the forehead, eyes, and lower face, whereas other patients see… Read More »