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?” »
Look Your Very Best for All Your Summer Events
With the days getting longer and the temperatures heating up, summer is just around the corner, which means it’s the season of weddings, festivals, events, and sunny days at the beach. No matter what you have planned this year, let the experts at Body By Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics get you ready for all the fun. We offer a wide range of treatments and techniques to fit your individual needs. Whether a quick touch-up or a more dramatic transformation, Dr. Ravi Somayazula and Dr. Swapna Gopathi have the expertise and skill to provide you with personalized options to look your absolute best for whatever life throws at you. Continue reading “Look Your Very Best for All Your Summer Events” »
Enhance your Butt with Sculptra® Aesthetic in Houston
Do you feel like your feminine figure is lacking in the back? Do you spend countless hours doing squats in the gym with little improvement to your rear end? Do you want all the benefits of a butt lift without going under the knife? If this sounds like you, Dr. Ravi has a solution. Now you can fill out your backside and avoid surgery with Sculptra® at Body by Ravi Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics. Continue reading “Enhance your Butt with Sculptra® Aesthetic in Houston” »
What You Need to Know About PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) for Healthier, Younger Looking Skin in Houston
In the world of plastic surgery and regenerative medicine, the possible ways to utilize the healing effects of your own platelets and growth factors continues to be ever growing. Houston based board-certified physicians, Dr. Ravi Somayazula and Dr. Swapna Gopathi, are pleased to offer the latest in PRP (also known as Platelet Rich Plasma) options. In their Houston office, PRP is incorporated into multiple treatments, including as a dermal filler, along with microneedling and for hair regrowth.
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Are you looking for a lifestyle change? Don’t be concerned with underarm sweating or odor in Houston, Texas.
Do you feel like changing your clothes multiple times a day? Do you have to do the dreaded sniff test before happy hour? Are you concerned about the long-term effects of deodorants and antiperspirants? Underarm sweating and odor can be an embarrassing situation for many people, especially in the hot and humid Houston climate. While most people think it only happens when the weather is hot, it also can certainly cause so much discomfort during cold sweater weather. Continue reading “Hyperhidrosis” »
Dr. Ravi Explains When and Why Breast Implants Should Be Changed
Breast augmentation is an ever-growing cosmetic surgery in Houston, Texas, as well as around the United States and the world. In my Houston based practice, I have operated on women from Memorial, Katy and the Galleria who require an implant exchange. It is important for those who currently have breast implants in place or those looking to have breast augmentation understand that this is likely not a one-and-done type surgery. There are circumstances where implants need to be removed entirely or replaced. Plus, there are situations where a follow up breast lift (mastopexy) will need to be performed. Continue reading “Dr. Ravi Explains When and Why Breast Implants Should Be Changed” »
What sets apart a Tummy Tuck by Dr. Ravi from other Houston Tummy Tucks?
The 360 Degree Lipo Tummy Tuck
We don’t live in a two dimensional world. When looking at something or someone, we don’t only see them from one angle. We look from various angles: the front, sides, back and every angle in between. Our mind ultimately puts these different angles together to help us determine the final perception of this object or person. Keep this in mind when you are looking to improve the contour of your midsection. Houston’s Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Ravi Somayazula, has performed hundreds of tummy tucks in Houston, Memorial and Katy, Texas. With each patient, he continues to perfect his techniques to deliver the most precise results in the safest, most comfortable and most reproducible manner. Continue reading “What sets apart a Tummy Tuck by Dr. Ravi from other Houston Tummy Tucks?” »