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Category: Injectables

“Selfie” Awareness

Posted in Injectables, KYBELLA®, Laser Treatments, Liposuction, Non-Surgical Procedures, truSculpt®

Recently, social media has become so intertwined with everyday life that it is difficult to remember the way things once were–a time when women and men weren’t worried about whether or not they were “camera-ready.” Social media and selfies truly have reinvented the way we see and choose to present ourselves to others. This desire to look our best has led to a spike in facial cosmetic procedures across the board, especially ones that enhance a person’s profile. A common spot that patients desire to transform is the area beneath the chin.

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Should I Get BOTOX® Cosmetic or Fillers?

Posted in BOTOX® Cosmetic, Facial Fillers, Injectables

Whether to get BOTOX® Cosmetic or injectable fillers is a common question for patients desiring subtle touch-ups to their aging faces. Everywhere you look there are advertisements for BOTOX® Cosmetic and fillers such as JUVÉDERM®. Restylane®, and RADIESSE®, but you may wonder, what’s the difference? The answer is quite a bit. While both types of injectables reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, they go about it differently, and not all of the areas they treat are the same. The good news is all of them can make you look younger without looking overly-done or overly-made up. When used properly, others may notice or comment on how rested and rejuvenated you look, but they won’t be able to tell that you’ve had anything done.

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How to Lose a Double Chin

Posted in Injectables, Laser Treatments, Liposuction, Non-Surgical Procedures

Exercise doesn’t always work when you are trying to tone a specific area. So-called “spot reduction” through a healthy lifestyle is a myth, and no amount of dieting or exercises are guaranteed to successfully eliminate a double chin. The following four cosmetic procedures can help you achieve a slender and defined neckline once and for all with long-lasting results.

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New Year, New You in Northbrook

Posted in Arm Lift (Brachioplasty), BOTOX® Cosmetic, Facelift, Injectables, Laser Treatments, Mommy Makeover, Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

A New Year is a time for change and improvement. Most people make New Year’s resolutions to create goals and a plan to help better themselves over the course of the next year. North Shore Aesthetics believe that change starts with a single step. If you aren’t happy with the way you look, you can take your first step forward in changing things for the better. We provide a broad range of procedures that can assist you in creating the look that you desire.

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4 Current Plastic Surgery Trends

Posted in Brazilian Butt Lift, Facial Fillers, Fat Transfer, Injectables, Liposuction, Male Plastic Surgery Procedures, Plastic Surgery News

Every year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) releases statistics regarding trends in plastic surgery. This is used to look at the popularity of certain procedures and help surgeons anticipate what patients will be requesting. North Shore Aesthetics is always on the cutting edge of modern plastic surgery and we strive to meet the needs of every patient, no matter the trend. Currently, these are the top four current plastic surgery trends:

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