Yearly Archives: 2014



Smoking cessation and surgery

Published: June 12, 2014

Your doctor may have mentioned the need to stop smoking prior to and after cosmetic surgery, but what is the reasoning behind this? We all know that smoking has detrimental effects on our overall health and personal appearance but what makes smoking dangerous for individuals undergoing surgery? Nicotine constricts the blood vessels resulting in...

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The Ultimate “Lift” Voluma XC

Published: May 6, 2014

Do you find yourself looking in the mirror feeling like you look tired and pulling back your skin to make the wrinkles go away? Let me introduce, Allergen’s Voluma XC, FDA approved for the cheek area. Those deep nasal labial "smile lines,” around the mouth and jowls have caught up with you. The aging process shrinks our fat pads that cause...

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Dive in to Augmentation Education

Published: April 14, 2014

Spring is here and it is certainly our most exciting time of year. Our patients are filing in seeking to perfect their bikini bodies before summer hits in full swing. One important key factor in scheduling your augmentation, is giving yourself plenty of time to heal. A common misconception regarding healing is patients believing they’re ready to...

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New Mastopexy Imaging Technology

Published: March 21, 2014

At Ciaravino Plastic Surgery, we aim to provide our patients the utmost in customer service by staying up to date with the latest technologies.By doing so, weare able to ensure your surgery experience is the very best it can be from start to finish. This week we are excited to share our newest technology with you!With the all...

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