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Life After a Facelift

Embarking on the journey of a facelift is a significant step towards enhancing your self-confidence and appearance. Understanding the recovery process is crucial for a smooth transition to your refreshed look. It’s normal to notice swelling, bruising, and some discomfort in the early stages—these are temporary signs that your body is healing. To support your recovery, prioritize… Read More »


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EmpowerRF: Revitalize Your Feminine Energy and Confidence

The benefits of vaginal rejuvenation can be varied and far-reaching, and EmpowerRF takes the treatment to a higher level. EmpowerRF helps restore your vagina’s natural elasticity and lubrication by rebuilding collagen, resulting in fewer symptoms and a variety of benefits. Here’s what’s involved, as well as how it can help you. What Is Vaginal Rejuvenation? Vaginal rejuvenation… Read More »


5 Benefits of VASER Liposuction Procedures

5 Benefits of VASER Liposuction Procedures

There’s nothing more frustrating than a stubborn pocket of fat that refuses to be tamed by diet or exercise. If this situation sounds all too familiar, then an innovative new procedure called VASER liposuction may be able to help. VASER lipo at Dr. David Altamira’s practice in Houston and Sugar Land, TX, uses the latest technology to… Read More »


arm lift

Should I Get an Arm Lift?

As you age, it is harder for your skin to keep from sagging, thanks to the effects of lower collagen production and increased muscle loss. Your arms are a part of your body that doesn’t respond well to extra exercise as you age—you can lift weights or exercise all you want, but you might never… Read More »


Breast augmentation

What You Need to Know About Breast Augmentation Implants

Most women who want breast augmentation expect the results to look and feel natural, which requires them to consider many factors. In addition to size, the shape and material are also important considerations. This post discusses these factors you should think about when choosing breast implants. Size The volume of breast implants can vary considerably. It’s typically… Read More »


Are You a Good Candidate for Liposuction?

If you’re interested in surgically losing fat, you may be a good candidate for liposuction. Like any procedure, however, some risks may come with liposuction, and it’s important to understand whether your health and body are prepared to take on the process and recovery time. Here, we’ll look at what you need to know to decide… Read More »


Is a Brazilian Butt Lift Right for You?

If you’re interested in boosting the appearance of your buttocks without implants, you may be curious about a Brazilian butt lift or BBL. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Altamira is highly regarded for his hands-on care and meticulous approach to BBL procedures at our plastic surgery offices in Houston and Sugar Land, TX. Here, we’ll look at… Read More »


Tummy Tuck Benefits Not to Ignore

The Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

There is nothing quite like the feeling of losing weight and watching a smaller pair of pants fit easier. Are you struggling with those last few pounds? Often, even with diet and exercise, it can become difficult to obtain a truly flat stomach. A tummy tuck could be one of the best ways for you to improve… Read More »


Rhinoplasty

Is Rhinoplasty Right for You?

Your nose is such an important characteristic of your face. For many people, though, the shape, size, or overall symmetrical design of their nose bothers them. Others have trouble breathing because of the shape of their nose. For many, surgery can offer significant help. This surgery is called rhinoplasty, but many know it by the… Read More »


Breast Lift

Top 5 Benefits of Getting a Breast Lift

A breast lift is a surgical procedure that effectively treats ptotic or sagging breasts. This procedure involves lifting the breasts, removing excess skin, and tightening the surrounding muscles and tissues. For many women, this surgery can help improve their body’s proportion and create a more youthful look. It is essential to consider all of the benefits of… Read More »