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What You Need to Know About Cheek Augmentation

Can Cheek Augmentation Make me Look Younger? As you get older many people notice that their cheeks lose the full and healthy appearance that they have when you are younger. This can leave you with cheeks that are flat and that sag, and an appearance which is aged. The right Sydney plastic surgeon can usually help you reverse this using dermal fillers or cheek implants, so that you gain a more youthful look and your cheeks are full and firmer. How is Cheek Augmentation Performed? Cheek augmentation can be performed ...
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Will Dermal Fillers Eliminate my Wrinkles?

Dermal fillers have been available for decades to fight wrinkles and give a more youthful appearance, and advances in non surgical cosmetic procedures mean that more dermal filler products are available which can last longer and give superior results to those offered 20-30 years ago. These products do not require traditional plastic surgery like a facelift does but they can be very effective at filling in wrinkles that can make you look older. A Sydney cosmetic surgeon will inject the chosen product into the skin in the office, no hospitalization ...
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What is Otoplasty and What Does This Plastic Surgery Involve?

Otoplasty, commonly called ear surgery, is a fairly common type of cosmetic surgery which can be performed on children and adults both. During the procedure the Sydney plastic surgeon will alter the shape, change the position, or adjust the proportion of your ears. If your ears affect how you feel about your appearance or your level of self esteem then you may want to consider otoplasty. Why is Ear Surgery Performed? There are a number of reasons why ear surgery may be performed. If you were born with a structural ...
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What are my Options When it Comes to Body Contouring?

Body contouring is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed, and there are many different options for improving the appearance of specific areas on your body. Many men and women both find that they have developed stubborn areas of body fat that are almost impossible to eliminate, even with the strictest diet and regular exercise. A Sydney plastic surgeon can help you determine which fat reduction and body contouring methods are right for your cosmetic goals. Some of these methods are non invasive with little or no down time ...
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Neck Lift: Say Goodbye to the Dreaded Double Chin

You can use all the anti-aging creams, potions and injections for your face to mask the signs of aging but neglecting your aging neck is a dead giveaway of your true age. The aging process is unkind to say the least and as you may be discovering; everything ages. It is not just crow’s feet wrinkles around the eyes that give your age away – age hits in all the wrong places with all the wrong skin associated words – sagging, wrinkly, and loose. To truly freshen up your appearance ...
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Choosing the Right Injectable Treatment

If you are looking for a way to turn back the clock and enhance your appearance without significant discomfort or downtime, injectable treatments are often the right choice. With many formulations to choose from, the staff at Pure Aesthetics are able to customise your treatment to your specific concerns. To help you understand which injectable treatment might be the right choice for you, we have also broken down our treatment options into two basic categories. Muscle-Relaxant Injections Some types of facial wrinkles are caused by making the same expressions over ...
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Why People in Sydney Choose Pure Aesthetics for Blepharoplasty

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As we get into our 30s and beyond there are significant changes we notice in our skin, especially in the face and around the eyes. The eyes are one of the most important points of facial expression signalling and can highly influence the way those emotions look to others when they’re hooded with excess skin and bags underneath the eyes. At Pure Aesthetics, we recommend a particular surgical procedure that focuses on the eyes to help reduce the amount of drooping in the upper eyelids or puffy lower eyelids. Aesthetic ...
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Top Plastics and Cosmetic Procedures in Sydney and Macquarie

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As one of the founders of Macquarie University’s Department of Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery, Pure Aesthetics surgeon Dr Merten provides a wealth of state-of- the-art plastic and cosmetic procedures to patients spanning Sydney City and works directly with Macquarie Hospital. Dr Merten and our team of world class surgeons are at the height of plastics providing everything from face, body, and breasts to post-pregnancy and gynecomastia surgery. Our patients come to us with specific needs for their ever-changing bodies and we provide them with top notch surgeries and non-invasive topical ...
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How Long is the Recovery After Rhinoplasty?

A common concern for many patients undergoing rhinoplasty is how much downtime they’ll have following surgery. We understand that you want to look and feel like yourself again as soon as possible, which is why we strive to help you get through the recovery with minimal complications and to return to your daily routine sooner rather than later. Dr Steve Merten takes the time to help you understand what to expect at each stage of recovery, while providing you with post-operative care instructions to ensure a swift and safe rhinoplasty ...
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Trending Brows: What Makes the Perfect Brow?

Your eyebrows are a very visible and vital part of your appearance, and even small flaws, lines, or visible signs of aging in this area can make you look older or less appealing. A perfect brow can help frame your eyes and elevate the other facial components of your appearance. The right brow shape and fullness can even help eliminate years from your appearance and hide your true biological age. Tweezing your brow is not enough as you age in many cases but there are also cosmetic procedures which can ...
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