Get Rid of Tired, Weary Eyes

Some patients come to me complaining that they had a full-night’s rest and yet their eyes are puffy and their drooping eyes are giving them a tired and weary look all throughout the day.  This condition is caused by the excess fat and sagging skin in the upper and lower eyelid which can be hereditary or just a normal effect of aging.  Having droopy eyelids......
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Otoplasty for Reconstructing Your Ears

Patients born with ear deformities or those who have damaged their ear structure due to an accident need not worry about the effects this will have on their appearance because otoplasty or ear reconstruction can help them achieve a natural ear contour and correct the position of the ear to make it more proportional to the face.  My usual patients for otoplasty are children who......
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Lay-Low on the Bling

The trend now in jewelry seems to be going towards the chunkier kind.  The bigger and flashier it is, the better.  But what most patients do not realize is the long-term effect this would have on their ears.  Over time the earring hole in the ears can become elongated due to heavy earring use over the years.  In some cases this can progress to torn......
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All About Sciton SkinTyte

You can finally stop being fully dependent on not so effective facial creams or gels to firm up your loose skin. Dr. Jennifer Parker Porter is a trusted facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon who can effectively help with your skin laxity concerns.  It is true that there are a lot of creams that promise to give your droopy and sagging skin firmness and tightness but......
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4 Basic Skin Care Tips For Women of all Ages

You don’t have to shell out hundreds and thousands of dollars to achieve youthful, glowing skin. It all comes down to going back to the basics of skin care; most of which will cost you nothing or just a few dollars. Dr. Jennifer Parker Porter of Chevy Chase Facial Plastic Surgery provides clients with a variety of prescription skin care products to promote optimum skin......
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What’s with Choosing a Board Certified Eyelid Surgeon

There is such a concept as “periorbital aging” or the process of aging caused by changes in the eyes and surrounding eye areas. If you often hear friends and colleagues comment out that you have “tired eyes”, then most likely you are experiencing periorbital aging. There is no need to cry, as you can choose to have your eye area rejuvenated through the procedure called......
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