Breast Augmentation

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The Botox Lip Flip Explained

By Mary Broome | June 23, 2021 | Breast Augmentation | Tags: ,
 

In the world of cosmetic treatments, lip fillers have always been one of the more popular procedures. However, thanks to recent TikTok trends, an alternative to dermal lip fillers – the Botox “Lip Flip” – […]

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From Supersized to Subtly Enhanced: The Evolution of Breast Implants

By Mary Broome | June 8, 2021 | Breast Augmentation | Tags: ,
 

Breast implant trends have been shifting for several years. In the early 2000s, larger breasts were the aesthetic ideal. Now, studies indicate an increasing demand for breast reductions and more natural-looking breast augmentation. Other than being aesthetically pleasing, […]

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Summer, Skincare, and Mommy Makeovers!

By Mary Broome | May 10, 2021 | Breast Augmentation | Tags: , , , , , , , ,
 

It’s finally May, which signifies the return of sunshine and gorgeous skies, and the promise of summer soon-to-come! May is also Skin Cancer Awareness Month. In the US, more than 5 million cases of skin […]

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Prepping for Breast Augmentation – Five Frequently Asked Questions Answered

 

Patients choose to undergo breast augmentation for various reasons. This decision is typically prefaced with questions about which procedure is best and what to expect before, during, and after surgery. While the best treatment option […]

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Breast Implants – Certain Labeling Recommendations to Improve Patient Communication

By Mary Broome | October 6, 2020 | Breast Augmentation | Tags: , , , ,
 

The Food and Drug Administration recently released a final guidance containing recommendations for the labeling components, such as format and content, of saline and silicone gel-filled breast implants. This guidance was developed with the intent […]

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How Long Is the Recovery for a Breast Augmentation?

By Mary Broome | August 11, 2020 | Breast Augmentation | Tags: , , ,
 

Are you interested in breast augmentation surgery? Like any operation, this popular plastic surgery procedure requires extensive preparation and recovery time. Each individual who undergoes breast augmentation will have a unique experience, but a complete […]

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What Are My Breast Plastic Surgery Options?

 

Choosing to undergo breast surgery is a big decision. Deciding on the type of procedure that makes the most sense for your specific needs can be overwhelming. At Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery, our […]

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American Society of Plastic Surgeons Predicts New Industry Trends Amidst COVID-19 Reopenings

 

The world’s largest plastic surgeon organization, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), recently conducted a survey to discover which plastic surgery procedures are top of mind for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. As consultations […]

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Love My Gals

 

Galentine’s Day might be behind us, but the bonds between women are forever. When you’re with your girlfriends, you may find yourselves complaining about new lines and wrinkles, or the fact that nursing babies caused […]

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Interest in Plastic Surgery Revisions on the Rise, According to New RealSelf Report

 

RealSelf recently released their Aesthetics Trend Report which highlights the 20 non-surgical and surgical procedures that saw the highest year-over-year growth in interest. According to this report, interest in plastic surgery and corrective procedures is […]

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FDA Proposes Boxed Warning for Breast Implants

 

On Wednesday, the US FDA proposed that breast implant manufacturers use a boxed warning to spell out possible complications from the devices. Patients should be informed of the risk of rare cancers (BIA-ALCL), other symptoms […]

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Considering breast augmentation for beach season? Here’s when you should plan your surgery

 

With summer fast-approaching, many patients are considering breast augmentation as a way of getting their bodies beach-ready. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the best time to undergo a breast augmentation procedure is […]

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Americans Spent More than $16.5 Billion on Cosmetic Plastic Surgery in 2018

 

In a new report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), researchers discovered that Americans spent more than $16.5 billion on cosmetic and minimally invasive procedures in 2018, marking a 4% increase from 2017. […]

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New Plastic Surgery Stats Reveal Trends Toward Body Enhancement

 

Recently released data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) indicate that nearly a quarter million more plastic surgery procedures were performed in 2018 than have been performed is previous years. These statistics suggest […]

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RealSelf Ranks the “Most Worth It” Surgical and Nonsurgical Procedures for 2019

 

Using customers’ ratings, RealSelf recently published the surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic procedures that are deemed “most worth it” for 2019. The results conclude that the highest satisfaction rates for surgical treatments are linked to breast […]

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Breast Augmentation and Liposuction Procedures Are Evolving in 2019

 

Plastic surgeons are noticing a shift in the way patients think about breast augmentation and liposuction procedures. For breast augmentation procedures, patients are beginning to choose implants that have a teardrop shape rather than a […]

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Plastic Surgery Trends of 2017

 

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery has released their annual report on plastic surgery and non-invasive cosmetic treatment trends. The ASAPS works with an independent research firm to compile the national data for procedures […]

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Dr. J. J. Wendel Earns Respected RealSelf 100 Award For Ongoing Commitment to Consumer Education and High Patient Ratings

 

RealSelf Names Nashville Plastic Surgeon Among Leading Doctors of Cosmetic and Aesthetic Medicine Nashville, TN – April 25, 2018 – J. Jason Wendel, M.D. has been announced as one of 100 board-certified doctors worldwide to […]

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7 Reasons Why Breast Fat Transfer Is On The Rise

 

In the last couple of years, breast fat transfer has been growing in popularity compared to breast augmentation or implant procedures. From 2015 to 2016, choosing to use one’s own fat for breast enhancement increased […]

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FDA Update on Breast Implants Causing Cancer

By Mary Broome | May 3, 2017 | Breast Augmentation | Tags: , ,
 

Since 2011, the FDA and a board of experts in plastic surgery, epidemiology, pathology and oncology have worked together to dive deep into the reports of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) in patients with saline and […]

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