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All About That Bass

If you’re old enough, you may remember the days when thin, a.k.a. borderline anorexic, was in on the covers of all the beauty magazines. Shapeless, emaciated models were all the rage, leaving the normal women of the world wondering how they could ever keep up with that ideal…and eat something more than a rice cake… Read More »


Five cosmetic plastic surgeries that are totally worth it, according to Baby Boomers

The Baby Boomers have certainly contributed to the popularity and growth of many styles and trends, one of which is the extreme increase in cosmetic plastic surgery. Even with many in that age group (52-70) approaching their “golden years” or already in them, they’re still pursuing vigorous activities to help them feel younger longer. Baby… Read More »





Microdermabrasion for your face and body

If you’re looking for a safe, effective and quick way to improve you skin’s appearance, it’s time to learn about microdermabrasion. It’s an exfoliation, non-invasive treatment that works for all skin types, colors and problems. No downtime, no pain — because it’s not the same as dermabrasion You may have had a friend with acne… Read More »


Your breasts can look younger

A lot of attention is given to wrinkles, saggy skin and other signs of aging that show up on the face. And there are many surgical and non-surgical methods available from Dr. Altamira to help us restore a more youthful appearance. But there’s an area of the body that can really benefit from treatment, and… Read More »


The three most common questions about pregnancy and plastic surgery, answered

For many women, pregnancy, along with being one of the most memorable and meaningful experiences in their lives, can also be a watershed event that ends up motivating them to have plastic surgery procedures. There’s no doubt that pregnancy, delivery, breastfeeding, hormonal and all the other changes associated with these amazing nine months can do… Read More »