Benefits of Revision Rhinoplasty

It never fails. If something can go wrong, it is likely going to happen to you. It is as if the universe singles you out to be the unfortunate one. At least, this is how you felt after your first rhinoplasty surgery. Although the recovery time was not all that extensive, you really were not satisfied with the outcome. You thought getting this procedure would......
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Restore Lost Facial Volume with Dermal Fillers

There are a lot of things that make you look prematurely older. One of the major things that can do this is a loss of facial volume. Thankfully, dermal fillers exist, and they may be perfect for you. Facial volume loss can come from a lot of reasons, but it primarily happens as we age. The reason why your face loses volume has to do......
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From the Desk of Dr. Porter: Rhinoplasty Approach – Open vs. Closed

Rhinoplasty, the art of changing the outside appearance of the nose, continues to be very popular. In my 19 years of practice, I have seen more and more patients are gravitating toward a natural result versus the overdone looks of yesteryear. The approach to rhinoplasty is variable based on the needs of the patient. The difference is related to a small scar across the columella,......
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Enjoy Beautiful, Radiant Skin with the HydraFacial

Almost everyone out there would love to have beautiful, radiant skin. However, the reality is that most people are dealing with skin issues that cause their complexion to be full of blemishes. Even individuals who work really hard to maintain a good skin care routine are still dealing with things like acne, facial scarring, age spots, wrinkles, and more. There are a lot of treatments......
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What are the Benefits of BOTOX?

Most people are familiar with or at least have heard about BOTOX®, but many still wonder if this cosmetic skin smoothing treatment is actually beneficial. BOTOX® is unlike other wrinkle treatments because it doesn’t treat the skin directly. Instead, it works as a muscle-relaxing agent, and relaxed muscles beneath the facial skin are unable to stretch or pinch the skin. This pinching or relaxing is......
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What Is Fat Grafting?

Have you ever wanted your filler to last just a little bit longer? What about those pesky wrinkles on your cheeks that don’t seem to improve no matter what cream you use. If I’ve got your attention, read on to learn about an exciting procedure to give you rejuvenating long-lasting results. Most fillers are hyaluronic acid-based that mimic the natural collagen your body produces but......
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Kybella for Non-Surgical Double Chin Removal

The best way for most people to get rid of a double chin is with weight loss by means of diet and exercise. There are a lot of people who have been able to achieve their goal in this way. When they live a healthier lifestyle, they lose fat all over their body. In many cases, this fat also leaves the area around their face.......
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What is the HydraFacial?

Celebrities and everyday clients alike are raving about the benefits of HydraFacial®. This skin resurfacing treatment is non-invasive, and it doesn’t involve harsh ablative methods. Instead, it employs an innovative exfoliating technology known as hydradermabrasion to gently remove dead skin cells in order to reveal healthier, glowing skin beneath. This versatile procedure can be customized to address various skin issues such as oily skin, clogged......
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The Rising Popularity of the Facelift

Chevy Chase Facial Plastic Surgery is located in Bethesda, Maryland. The plastic surgeon Dr. Jennifer Porter founded it in 2003 and, she is also the medical director. Dr. Porter offers a wide array of cosmetic services, including facelift surgery. Dr. Porter completed her undergraduate training at Brown University and earned a full tuition merit scholarship at Duke University School of Medicine. After earning her medical......
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BOTOX for Non-Surgical Wrinkle Relaxation

Countless people are using BOTOX® for non-surgical wrinkle relaxation. These injections are incredibly fast and convenient. With BOTOX®, you can smooth away fine lines and wrinkles around your mouth, at your brow and at the corners of your eyes. These are called dynamic wrinkles and they’re among the very first signs of aging to appear. With a simple, in-office BOTOX® treatment, you can regain smooth,......
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