Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery

Polished & Shimmering: The Liquid Facelift

 

Have you woken up recently and realized that you have wrinkles and signs of aging you would like to address, but you’re not quite ready to go under the knife? The want to change without […]

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Restore, Refresh, Renew YOU!

 

Are you ready to commit to your skin? The expert team at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery is ready to help you! Our experienced, Nashville-based aesthetic practitioners are always willing to patiently listen to […]

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Let it Glow

 

This winter season, we’re celebrating the most loved products and treatments of the year at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery. Our clients got glowing this year with the help of PRP microneedling, fillers, Botox, […]

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Clear Skin, Full Lips, Can’t Lose

 

Are you feeling the effects of the cold outdoor air and hot, dry indoor heat on your complexion this winter? Missing the luscious lashes and full lips you had when you were younger? Trust Dr. […]

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Improve Yourself with Top-Notch Skin Care

By Mary Broome | September 7, 2021 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , , ,
 

September is Self-Improvement Month and this year at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery, we are focusing on the importance of skincare as self-care for a healthier, happier you. Invest in yourself by sticking to […]

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4 Things You Can Do Now to Prep for Postponed Cosmetic Surgery

 

Some of us are using this extra time at home to spring clean, spend more quality with loved ones, or even try a new workout routine. However, if you had plastic surgery or a cosmetic […]

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How to Maintain Injectable Results Under Quarantine

 

We are still facing unprecedented times, and all elective procedures in the country have been put on hold until our local, state and federal authorities deem it safe. Many patients who regularly schedule noninvasive treatments, […]

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How to Make Your Daily Beauty Routine More Hygienic

By Mary Broome | April 15, 2020 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

Dermatologists and aestheticians have been telling us not to touch our faces for years— and now you can add the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to the mix. In current times, mindlessly rubbing […]

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Functional Nasal Surgery Relieves Chronic Headache for Some Patients

 

In an article published by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, a study reveals that nasal surgery can relieve obstructed breathing and, as a result, can reduce or eliminate chronic headaches in select patients. 85% […]

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Treatment Attempts to Dissolve Cellulite

By Mary Broome | January 2, 2019 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

Cellulite is difficult to eliminate as the ligaments tether themselves from the underlying muscles to the skin. Over the years, there have been several treatments that were designed to improve the appearance of cellulite, but […]

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New Method of Breast Reconstruction May Reduce Pain for Some Cancer Survivors

 

Plastic surgeons are studying a new approach to breast reconstruction in which they place implants on top of rather than under the pectoral muscles. This places the implants just underneath the skin where breast tissue […]

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Dermatologists Debunk Common Misconceptions About Laser Hair Removal

 

As a clinically tested, FDA-approved cosmetic treatment, laser hair removal is a safe and effective solution for removing unwanted hair. However, if the procedure is not done properly by a skilled laser technician with the […]

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Dr. J. J. Wendel Earns Respected RealSelf Hall of Fame Award for High Patient Ratings

 

Dr. J. J. Wendel Earns Respected RealSelf Hall of Fame Award for High Patient Ratings and Ongoing Commitment to Consumer Education on RealSelf Nashville, TN Plastic Surgeon Named Among the Top 1,000 Aesthetic Doctors on […]

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Your Ticket to Luminous Holiday Skin

 

The holiday season is upon us, filled with family gatherings, holiday parties, and other winter festivities. We all want to shine when we’re with our family, friends, and coworkers, and the team at Dr. J. […]

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Tummy Tuck Reduces Back Pain and Incontinence

 

New research shows that although abdominoplasty (also known as the “tummy tuck”) is classified as a cosmetic procedure, it may have more functional benefits. The study, published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (the official medical […]

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Cosmetic Procedures on the Rise

 

Minimally-invasive and non-invasive cosmetic procedures are on the rise. In fact, these treatments are growing faster than surgical treatments. The procedure that grew the fastest last year was the use of lasers to treat cellulite. […]

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Natural Facelift with Facial Exercises/Yoga

By Mary Broome | November 19, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , ,
 

A study conducted by Northwestern Medicine asked women (aged 45-60) to perform various facial exercises 30 minutes a day for 8 weeks. After 8 weeks, participants were asked to perform the same exercises every other […]

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E-Cigarette Vaping Negatively Impacts Wound Healing

By Mary Broome | November 12, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , ,
 

A recent study conducted by Boston Medical Center (BMC) concluded that e-cigarette vaping negatively affects skin wound healing, similar to the damage caused by traditional cigarette smoking. Based on these results, surgeons are recommending that […]

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Hassle-Free Holiday Gift Guide

 

This year is almost over, and the holidays are right around the corner. Can you believe it? We can’t! With all the planning, cooking, shopping, wrapping and traveling that has to be done, the upcoming […]

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Number of Adults Considering Aesthetic Treatments on the Rise

By Mary Broome | October 8, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , ,
 

In 2018, 4 in 5 Americans report a desire to change at least one part of their body. Medical aesthetics treatments have become more widely accepted in self-care routines. According to a survey conducted by […]

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Allergan Acquires Bonti Inc, Maker of Fast-Acting Injectable

By Mary Broome | October 2, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , , ,
 

Allergan, the global pharmaceutical company behind Botox Cosmetic, Juvederm fillers and Kybella,  announced that it is acquiring Bonti Inc. Bonti Inc has been developing a new neuromodulator called EB-001 to be used for both cosmetic […]

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Dermal Filler 101: Everything You Need to Know & Our Favorite Options

 

If we want to age gracefully, we know we have to eat healthy foods, stay active, and maintain an effective skin care regimen. For some, that includes regular Botox and filler injections, which treat common […]

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Facial Rejuvenation Procedures Should Be Customized For Each Patient

 

“Facial rejuvenation” is a term that can be applied to a bevy of popular procedures, including cheek/chin augmentation and brow lifts. When it comes to determining the best procedure for you, remember that no two […]

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Sad About Wrinkles? Botox Can Help With Depression

By Mary Broome | September 18, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , ,
 

In a study that examined the connection between Botox and depression, scientists discovered that many patients reported better moods and fewer depressive symptoms after receiving the popular neuromodulator. The reason why Botox improves your mood […]

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Why Eating Healthy Helps You Heal After Plastic Surgery

By Mary Broome | September 11, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

Before going under the knife, many individuals spend time researching plastic surgery procedures, reading reviews from doctors, and sitting in consultations. However, one area that many people overlook is their diet. If you don’t eat […]

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Two Anti-Aging Alternatives to Traditional Injectables: Fat Injections and PRP

 

As adults get older, their skin loses elasticity, resulting in the appearance of wrinkles, prominent laugh lines and jowls, and overall flattening of facial curves. To help patients look and feel their best, plastic surgeons […]

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Routines: How to Make Self-Improvement a Habit

 

Here we are, turning the corner from summer to fall! September is Self-Improvement Month, and one of my goals for the next 30 days is to make time for relaxation and rejuvenation. Work and family […]

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What You Do In The Years After a Facelift Can Affect Your Results

 

While the skin loses elasticity with age, facelifts allow individuals to enjoy younger-looking skin. However, did you know that the way you take care of your skin after a facelift can greatly impact the outcome? […]

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Plastic Surgery Recovery: 6 Tips For Healthy, Stress-Free Healing

By Mary Broome | August 20, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

The most common concern that patients have on their cosmetic surgery journey is how to prepare for it and what to expect during their recovery. Of course you should discuss with your board-certified plastic surgeon; however, […]

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How Plastic Surgery Trends Are Often Influenced by Where You Live

By Mary Broome | August 13, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) recently released the annual report on plastic surgery trends. It’s no surprise that selfie culture has brought more people into plastic surgery practices in the past year, asking […]

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Maintaining Beautiful Skin with Skin Care Basics

 

With an overwhelming amount of skin care products available, many adults don’t know where to begin when starting a basic skin care routine. However, having great skin doesn’t have to be complicated. By incorporating our […]

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All You Need to Know About Face Acids

By Mary Broome | July 30, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , ,
 

While it may sound intimidating, using acids in your skincare regime is one of the best skin care practices you can have. Leading to clearer, brighter skin, acids help exfoliate the skin as well as […]

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Good News for Women With Breast Cancer: Many Don’t Need Chemo

 

This year, there is expected to be 260,000 new cases of breast cancer. However, according to a major international study, researchers have found that 70% of women with breast cancer can skip chemotherapy. The data […]

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Understanding Upper Facelift, Mid Facelift and Lower Facelift

By Mary Broome | July 5, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , ,
 

Three of the most important terms to understand regarding facelift surgery are upper facelift, mid facelift and lower facelift. With varying techniques and areas affected by the treatment, patients who are considering a facelift should […]

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Dorsal Reduction Adds to Social Perception of Rhinoplasty

By Mary Broome | June 29, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery published a study that attributes dorsal reduction surgery to a patient’s improved social perception. Dr. Cherian Kandathil, M.D. and his colleagues assessed over 800 patients’ images who underwent rhinoplasty procedures to […]

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Non-surgical Solutions For Stretch Marks

 

It can be disappointing for a new mom when she puts in the work to lose her baby weight only to end up with stretch marks. Some moms find stretch marks innocuous while others are […]

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What’s the Difference Between Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin?

By Mary Broome | May 23, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , , ,
 

The leading wrinkle treatment, Botox, has been joined by other injectable botulinum toxins, Dysport and Xeomin. One Charlotte’s Book reader wanted to know the real reason to ask for Botox by brand name or if […]

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How to Prepare Your Skin for Aesthetic Treatments

 

When it comes to laser skin resurfacing, chemical peels, or fillers, it’s crucial that your skin is primed for the aesthetic treatment you will undergo to achieve the best possible results. Alcoholic beverages, supplements, and […]

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Could Botox Help Erase Scars?

By Mary Broome | April 19, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , ,
 

Botox is already the utility player for cosmetic procedures, including minimizing wrinkles, easing migraines, lessening underarm sweat, treating overactive bladders, and more. Now, medical experts are using Botox to treat or reduce scars from facial […]

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Belly Button Plastic Surgery Is Trending

By Mary Broome | April 3, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , ,
 

There is likely a plastic surgery procedure available to improve the appearance of any imperfections an individual may have. Dr. Darren Smith, a board-certified plastic surgeon in New York City, has noticed an increase in […]

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Salt Lake City Startup Has Stem Cell Treatment to Regenerate Skin

By Mary Broome | March 21, 2018 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , ,
 

A Salt Lake City startup called PolarityTE, Inc. believes they have created a better treatment for burn victims. Their invention, SkinTE, is a stem cell mixture in a thick paste that would be spread onto […]

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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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Summer Skin Is Made In Winter

 

March has come in like a lion, true to form. These chilly winds have me longing for warm summer days at the beach. Although I’ve been spending most of my days covered up and drinking […]

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Add a Little Sparkle to Your Life

 

Looking to add that special sparkle to your look? The experts at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery can help you do just that! Our warm, talented, and experienced providers are the best source for […]

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For A BOOtiful Halloween

By Mary Broome | October 3, 2017 | Dr. J.J. Wendel Plastic Surgery | Tags: , , , , , ,
 

Autumn, my favorite season, has finally arrived! It’s so beautiful with its changing leaves and festive decorations. With Halloween right around the corner, there are plenty of parties to attend. I love being out and […]

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