Treating Hair Loss with Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy for Hair Restoration in Houston
Across the United States, nearly 50 million men and women are struggling with hair loss. Approximately 50% of all people will deal with non-scarring pattern hair loss, called androgenetic alopecia. Odds are, you or someone you are close to, will experience hair loss at some point in life. Half of all men are affected with hair loss by the age of 50, and by the age of 70, over 40% of women will see their hair thinning, as well. Losing your hair and showing temporal regression can be more than embarrassing; it is devastating to self-esteem. Continue reading “Treating Hair Loss with Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy for Hair Restoration in Houston” »
Dr. Ravi’s TOP five things Houston should know about Plastic Surgery Tourism
Many patients contemplate having their cosmetic procedures performed foreign countries to take advantage of the cost savings they offer. While there are excellent, well trained board certified plastic surgeons in various countries of the world, the fact remains that having your procedure outside of your home country may be hazardous to your health. Continue reading “Dr. Ravi’s TOP five things Houston should know about Plastic Surgery Tourism” »
What’s the Right Age to Start Dermal Fillers in Houston and Katy
There are many reasons why you may see a decline in facial volume over the years—genetics, sun exposure, smoking, stress, gravity, diet and exercise. However, the primary perpetrator is the natural aging process. Whether you’d like to make small changes to delay the unavoidable aging process a little while longer, or you want to completely reverse the signs of aging, we have all the options for you. Age might have inevitably crept up on you, but at the end of the day…age is just a number!
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Why Safety is Key to a Brazilian Butt Lift by Dr. Ravi in Houston
Jennifer Lopez first brought the hourglass figure to our attention several years ago, and since then the likes of Kim Kardashian have made that aesthetic mainstream. And it’s not going out of style anytime soon! Autologous Fat Grafting to the Buttock, known to the public as the “Brazilian Butt Lift”, is the fastest growing cosmetic surgery in the United States. This is true for the Houston plastic surgery market as well, as the best and brightest plastic surgeons in the field perform this surgery. Dr. Ravi Somayazula, Houston’s board certified plastic surgeon, routinely performs this procedure with a goal of obtaining both safe and beautiful results. Not only is he a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) but was also selected to be a committee member on The Safety of Autologous Fat Transfer Subcommittee. You will be no safer hands. Continue reading “Why Safety is Key to a Brazilian Butt Lift by Dr. Ravi in Houston” »
A Big Congratulations to Dr. Ravi! He Was Recently Honored With the RealSelf 100 for the Second Year in a Row
If you are in the Houston area, stop by Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics to congratulate Dr. Ravi Somayazula on his latest achievement: becoming a member of the RealSelf 100 for the second year in a row. The 2017 RealSelf 100 Awards were announced this past April to showcase the country’s most influential cosmetic surgeons. Once again, with a strong commitment to patient education, Dr. Ravi was recognized with the RealSelf 100 honor. The team at Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics is proud of their practice founder and are happy to be part of such a game-changing office. Continue reading “A Big Congratulations to Dr. Ravi! He Was Recently Honored With the RealSelf 100 for the Second Year in a Row” »
I’m proud to share with you an article I was asked to write for ASPS (American Society of Plastic Surgeons). I’m a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in Mommy Makeovers in Houston.
What is included in a mommy makeover?
Dr. Ravi was asked to write an article for ASPS!
This article was orginally featured on PlasticSurgery.org!
The mommy makeover is one of today’s most popular combination plastic surgery techniques, designed specifically to address common issues faced by women who have been through pregnancy and breastfeeding. The surgical technique has found its way into mainstream media with it becoming the procedure of choice among Hollywood elite. Continue reading “I’m proud to share with you an article I was asked to write for ASPS (American Society of Plastic Surgeons). I’m a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in Mommy Makeovers in Houston.” »
Why Choose Dr. Ravi For a SMART Tummy Tuck?
No two artists’ brush strokes are the same, and nor is their end results. Surgeons, like artists, vary in skill and natural talent. After many years of performing tummy tucks for women of varying shapes and proportions, Dr. Ravi Somayazula has had the opportunity to dramatically improve his surgical skills, all while adapting cutting-edge techniques that complement the trusted, traditional procedure. Through this endless learning process, Dr. Ravi has dedicated himself to making these elective cases safer and more comfortable for his patients, as well as continuously improving the surgical outcomes. What does all of this mean for you? It means that when you choose Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics, you are in the safest hands possible, guaranteeing a more manageable post-surgery recovery time and achieving the aesthetic changes you’ve been dreaming about. Continue reading “Why Choose Dr. Ravi For a SMART Tummy Tuck?” »
Say So Long to Excessive Sweating in Houston with miraDry®
Having to change shirts, reapply antiperspirants and deodorants and the dreaded “sniff test” can put a real damper on your life. Not only can it crush your self-confidence, it can affect your work, your personal relationships, ruin your clothes, and cost you time and money continually managing the extra moisture. But what can you do about it? Luckily, there’s a permanent solution thanks to miraDry®. Continue reading “Say So Long to Excessive Sweating in Houston with miraDry®” »
Pregnancy Effects Your Body, But There Are Surgical Options in Houston by Dr. Ravi Somayazula
Pregnancy is certainly something celebrated around the world, after all, it is a milestone for every family. From baby shows to gender reveal parties to push presents, there is a lot of love and affection bestowed towards moms-to-be. Having children is rewarding in so many ways, however, there are some physical effects of pregnancy on the female body that causes negative repercussions. Pregnancy can lead to permanent changes that can affect both the breasts and the abdomen. Here at Houston’s Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics, our board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Ravi Somayazula can help get your pre-pregnancy body back. Continue reading “Pregnancy Effects Your Body, But There Are Surgical Options in Houston by Dr. Ravi Somayazula” »
What can you expect to be included in your Mommy Makeover?
While the Mommy Makeover isn’t just for mothers, the idea behind the custom-tailored surgery is that it is perfect for those women who have gone through pregnancies and breast-feeding. Let’s face it, while the miracle of childbirth is one of the most beautiful experiences a woman will ever have, the process can be hard on the body. Dr. Ravi Somayazula, and his Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics team, offers the Mommy Makeover as the necessary step for restoring the body as close as possible to its pre-pregnancy shape. Keep in mind that women that have not had children can also undergo this combination procedure. Continue reading “What can you expect to be included in your Mommy Makeover?” »