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CONTENT Why Facelifts Are Growing More Popular With Younger People

When we think about a typical facelift patient, we immediately think of older people like our parents wanting to turn back time and reverse those signs of aging on their faces. However, increasing numbers of younger people, especially millennials, are taking control of the “prejuvenation” process by actively preventing or slowing down their visible signs of aging…. Read More »

What Can Dysport Injections Do for You?

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 »

Facial Fat Grafting & Facelift

The signs of aging gradually appear as fine lines, wrinkles, and volume loss- particularly around the eyes, lips, cheeks, and nasolabial folds. Traditionally, complete surgical procedures such as a facelift have been the go-to option for those looking for an enduring aging solution.  Botox and dermal fillers can also combat aging fantastically. Advanced plastic surgeons… Read More »

Benefits of the Ponytail Facelift

Traditional facelift surgery addresses certain parts of the face as affected by the aging process. Typical signs of aging include loose skin, the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and sagging facial features. Facelift surgery solves each of these issues individually. However, traditional facelift surgeries compartmentalize the face and oftentimes treat isolated areas without addressing… Read More »

Dr. Jose Barrera speaks at International Facial Plastic Surgery Meeting

Dr. Barrera gave courses at the 2018 International Facial Plastic Surgery Meeting at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. His topics were Measure Twice, Cut Once: Virtual Surgical Planning for Craniofacial Surgery and how to build and credential an ambulatory surgical facility. He also presented a poster on functional rhinoplasty outcomes evaluating functional breathing scores between… Read More »

Best Procedures to Complement Facelift

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 »

Facelift Results San Antonio

Facelift Results San Antonio | Dr. Jose Barrera While more people undergo facelift to turn back the clock, myths and misconceptions about the procedure still circulate the Internet. San Antonio facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jose Barrera believes it’s important to educate patients on what is fact and what is fiction with regard to facelift. In… Read More »