The gradual appearance of fine lines and wrinkles is one of the most common aesthetic concerns patients bring to Dr. Barrera. While this is a natural process of skin proteins breaking down and skin gradually losing its elasticity, many options are available to those wishing to reduce the amount of wrinkling they experience. Botox is… Read More »
A variety of treatments exist to get rid of forehead wrinkles. Surgical options such as forehead lift (also called brow lift) include the trichophytic hairline lift and the endoscopic hairline lift. Nonsurgical options such as Botox and Dysport can be effective as well. If you’re considering treatment for forehead wrinkles, Dr. Jose Barrera, a triple… Read More »
If you’re considering turning back the clock with a cosmetic injectable, you may be wondering how long results last. The truth is that the answer is a bit more complicated than what you may think. Here, Dr. Barrera discusses the factors that affect the longevity of injectables’ results. Different Products Offer Different Results The biggest… Read More »
When performed by a qualified facial plastic surgeon, facelift provides many benefits — in particular, it softens deep creases and wrinkles, restores muscle tone and tightens loose skin. The result is a refreshed, well-rested looking expression. But facelift is not a catch-all solution for every type of imperfection. Although facelift alone can deliver excellent results,… Read More »
Approximately 17.5 million cosmetic procedures were performed in 2017, according to the latest report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Even more interesting: minimally invasive procedures accounted for 15.7 million of the total procedures. San Antonio facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jose Barrera reveals the top five procedures in this blog post.
What is a Liquid Facelift San Antonio? A liquid facelift is a minimally invasive and nonsurgical procedure or combination of procedures to improve facial wrinkles, add volume to the face, and rejuvenate skin texture. What causes facial aging? As we age, wrinkles or dermarcation lines accentuate our face. In addition, facial fat volume loss and… Read More »