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A Neck Lift: When Non-Surgical is Not Enough

At Eastbay Aesthetic Surgery, we are excited about Kybella and CoolMini—our latest non-surgical additions that target and reduce submental fullness under the chin. While excellent at slimming the chin and overall appearance of the face and neck, neither treatment is able to address excess sagging skin. If jowls or loose […]

IDEAL IMPLANT: A Natural Feel with Saline

As the popularity of the silicone implant has risen, the number of women choosing a saline implant for breast augmentation has slowly declined. Boasting a more natural look and feel, women were apt to opt for silicone. However, concerned with the safety of silicone, some women have remained hesitant to […]

Gynecomastia: A Growing Plastic Surgery Trend

More and more, men are seeking out surgical treatment to correct and reduce enlarged breasts. According to statistics put out by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2014 saw a total of 26,175 completed operations, a 14% increase since 2013 and a 29% increase since 2000. A common problem, up […]

What Is Collagen & Why Is it So Important?

When it comes to anti-aging, collagen is the buzzword. Fittingly, the word itself originates from the Greek root “kolla”, meaning glue. Making up about 25 to 35 percent of our body’s total protein, collagen is the glue that holds the body together. Collagen is the main component of the body’s […]

Kybella! CoolMini! New Treatments to Battle the Under-Chin Bulge

Good news for those who find themselves perpetually plagued with a double chin—the last year has seen the debut of two non-invasive treatments designed to reduce fat in the submental area below the chin. Often stubborn and hard to target, the area under the chin has been a source of […]

Winter is The Season For Plastic Surgery

Winter is a popular time for plastic surgery—and a Mommy Makeover is no exception. After the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, Dr. Bachelor sees a number of women who are hoping to take advantage of the winter months and finally restore their post-baby bodies. While the bay area […]

The Likeable Effects of Facial Rejuvenation

According to a new study, the benefits of facial plastic surgery may extend far past its youth restoring ways. Researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center found that individuals who underwent some sort of facial rejuvenation were perceived as more likable. Evidence to the Fact Published in the journal, JAMA Facial […]

Keep Your Facelift Lifted

Having undergone a facelift, you will love and appreciate your rejuvenated appearance. While a facelift may take years off of your look, it cannot stop the aging process. Caring for yourself and for your skin is essential to lasting results. At Eastbay Aesthetic Surgery, we want to help you make […]

The Lasting Impact of the “Angelina Effect”

It has been almost two and a half years since Angelina Jolie came forward and shared her decision to undergo a double mastectomy. At the time, her decision garnered considerable attention and has become known as the “Angelina effect”. Once a media frenzy, the true and lasting effect of Angelina’s […]

Perfect 10 for a Perfect Complexion

As we move into fall, endless days spent enjoying the summer sun come to a close. Many notice that as the weather changes, so does their complexion. The warm glow of summer fades and skin is often left looking tired and aged. Many patients come to Eastbay Aesthetic Surgery in […]