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Apr 24

What are facial implants? Facial implants are molded enhancements to the facial skeleton. They are available in many shapes and sizes to suit the needs of each unique patient, and most often made from silastic, a solid form of silicone. They can be custom made if necessary. Candidate for facial implants These are some reasons […]

Mar 06

Some people are born with weak cheek structure; others have lost contour as they have aged. Cheek enhancement is an option for improving your cheeks. What is cheek enhancement? Cheek augmentation can best be achieved with implants, fat grafts, or injectable “fillers”. These materials help add contour to the cheekbones to achieve a younger look. […]

Mar 06

Over time, wrinkles and creases naturally form over the forehead. These occur as the skin loses elasticity and the brows sag. A heavy brow can make the upper eyelids appear “saggy” as well. Some patients with heavy upper lids also have a saggy brow. Our patients from New Haven, Connecticut choose forehead lift (brow lift) […]

Feb 10

Over time, the face will lose its natural, youthful appearance. As the skin loses elasticity, it stretches and sags. Extra skin first shows as deeper folds between the nose and mouth, mild jowling, and extra folds of skin beneath the chin. For many patients with early aging changes in the face, a mini facelift, or […]

Feb 10

With time, your skin loses its natural elasticity and begins to sag and stretch. This causes wrinkles, facial folds, jowls, and extra neck skin to appear. A facelift is often the perfect solution. Dr. Steinbacher uses modern approaches to help you look as young as you feel. Call today to learn more about the procedure […]

Feb 10

Excess skin around the eyes can make people look tired. It can also impair vision, give the eyes a puffy appearance, and lead to droopy eyelids. Eyelid surgery can help improve problems. What Is Blepharoplasty? Eyelid surgery, also called an “eye lift” or “blepharoplasty”, is the treatment of choice for patients who have droopy eyelids […]

Dec 21

Teardrop or “gummy bear” implants are becoming an increasingly popular choice among women seeking breast augmentation surgery with their many benefits. Dr. Derek Steinbacher is a plastic surgeon in the Connecticut / New York, area who is pleased to offer this alternative to other silicone or saline implants used for breast augmentation procedures. If you […]

Aug 29

Women unhappy with their breasts’ shape and volume may incorrectly believe that breast implantation is the only way to achieve their desired results. Fortunately, there are other options today for Guilford, Connecticut, women to consider. This includes the fat transfer method for breast augmentation. Instead of implants, Dr. Derek Steinbacher uses the patient’s fat to […]