How Long do Breast Implants Last and When do They Need to be Replaced?
04/12/19 Breast implants have an average life expectancy of 10 to 20 years. However, new options like form stable (“gummy bear”) and structured saline breast implants may last significantly longer.
How Long Until I Can Take a Bath After Breast Surgery?
03/19/19 Every type of breast surgery will require incisions. Caring for your incisions is essential to reduce visible scarring. There are several things that will need to be done to keep your incisions clean and dry – not the least of which is avoiding the bathtub, swimming pools, or any other body of water that … Continue reading How Long Until I Can Take a Bath After Breast Surgery?
Dr. Ravi Somayazula Becomes a Member of the RealSelf Hall of Fame
03/07/19 RealSelf, the world’s leading online source for all things aesthetic, is known for their yearly ranking of the best plastic surgeons. Out of more than 20,000 participating specialists, only the cream of the crop will be named part of the RealSelf 100 or RealSelf 500, which Dr. Ravi has been a part of for … Continue reading Dr. Ravi Somayazula Becomes a Member of the RealSelf Hall of Fame
The Perfect Pairing: the SMART Tummy Tuck and 360-Degree Liposuction
02/21/19 Both Tummy Tucks (also known as abdominoplasty) and Liposuction have remained two of the most popular plastic surgery procedures for good reason: they are both excellent methods of body contouring. Liposuction works by eliminating isolated pockets of fat just about anywhere, most commonly the abdomen, thighs, arms, and back. A Tummy Tuck addresses the … Continue reading The Perfect Pairing: the SMART Tummy Tuck and 360-Degree Liposuction
Choosing Breast Augmentation Now for Optimal Summertime Results
02/15/19Breast augmentation can improve the appearance of the entire upper body. Used to produce ideal symmetry, projection, and contours, breast augmentation can create enticing proportions, improve clothing options, and help a positive self-image.Through breast augmentation, our Houston plastic surgeon can:Create more impressive cleavageImprove projection and profileIncrease bust sizeImprove breast shapeProduce symmetryIf you are unhappy with the … Continue reading Choosing Breast Augmentation Now for Optimal Summertime Results
Houston’s Top Plastic Surgery Procedures to Help You Get Your Summer Body This Winter
01/18/2019 Sweater weather has finally arrived in Houston! But it’s easy to forget that the warm summer months are right around the corner. For this reason, every year most of us end up feeling unprepared for the arrival of bikini season. This year, be proactive. Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics’ board-certified plastic surgeon, … Continue reading Houston’s Top Plastic Surgery Procedures to Help You Get Your Summer Body This Winter
What Is the Difference Between a Breast Lift and Breast Augmentation?
01/16/2019 Terms like “breast lift,” “boob job,” “breast augmentation” and “breast implants” are often interwoven, causing a lot of confusion about various breast enhancement surgeries. If you’re interested in improving the appearance of your breasts, there’s likely something specific you want to change. For some women, it’s perkiness; for others, it’s size and/or shape.
Facetite To Improve The Appearance Of Your Neck
12/13/2018When you think about the telltale signs of early aging, sagging skin and deep facial wrinkles will come to mind. Unfortunately, the passage of time is not only reflected on your face, but also on your neck. This delicate skin at the neck and lower face can become lax and develop crepey lines, impacting your … Continue reading Facetite To Improve The Appearance Of Your Neck
Exploring Your Breast Implant Options
12/5/2018One of the most significant benefits of breast augmentation surgery is that it is a highly customizable procedure. Some women want to restore lost breast volume. Other women want to change the shape or projection of their breasts.If you are considering breast enhancement, you probably have a specific outcome in mind that is unique to … Continue reading Exploring Your Breast Implant Options
How soon after having my baby can I consider a Mommy Makeover?
11/16/2018Pregnancy is a magical time filled with pampering and the anticipation of new life, followed by the joy of meeting your baby. With pregnancy and childbirth, however, a woman’s body inevitably experiences a number of external and internal changes. Though a few women come through the process looking almost as good as they did before, … Continue reading How soon after having my baby can I consider a Mommy Makeover?