Tag Archive: skin care scottsdale

“Bigger isn’t Better” Applies to Lips too!

April 24, 2017 4:34 pm Published by

Many women would like their lips to look better, less wrinkled, and more attractive. Some want and could benefit from more volume, but have you ever wondered why some women seem to think their lips look better when they are so big they don’t even look like lips anymore? I certainly have. I am not able to answer that exact... Read the full post

Combination Procedures & Treatments: Getting the Most Out of Anti-Aging Skin Intervention

January 29, 2015 10:28 pm Published by

Have you considered facial rejuvenation treatments but worry that the results won’t look natural? If you are having a hard time pinpointing exactly what treatment you should choose to look younger, healthier, or better refreshed, you are not alone. The truth is, facial aging is a complex process, and finding the right solution often means finding the right combination of... Read the full post

Achieve Natural Facial Rejuvenation Results with Filler

January 15, 2015 7:43 pm Published by

Dermal filler injections can be a great tool for rejuvenating many areas of the face and creating a youthful appearance. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Patti Flint shares her recommendations regarding areas of the face to avoid using fillers. If you have any questions about your facial rejuvenation options, contact our office today.

Dr. Flint Featured on Sonoran Living Live

December 30, 2014 2:58 pm Published by

Dr. Flint is sharing her plastic surgery expertise with local Arizona viewers in an ongoing series of articles and video segments for ABC 15’s Sonoran Living Live. The series will provide insight into some of the most common cosmetic procedures. During her first segment, Dr. Flint discussed how facial rejuvenation can be personalized to suit the unique anatomy and goals... Read the full post

Is It Too Good to Be True?

April 25, 2012 4:37 pm Published by

Everybody seems to be so busy these days that the desire for a quick result from facial rejuvenation surgery comes as no surprise. I see patients on a weekly basis who express a desire to look better, but aren’t necessarily willing to allow themselves time to recover from the appropriate surgical treatment. While I can do a lot with non-invasive... Read the full post

How to Look Younger Without the Knife

April 25, 2012 1:52 pm Published by

Who wouldn’t want the option to look younger without undergoing surgery? Even though I am a plastic surgeon, I certainly have studied and personally taken advantage of non-invasive methods to improve my facial appearance. There are so many options out there at this point, it is hard for potential patients to determine what their best options are. Week in and... Read the full post

Introducing BOTOX® & New Facial Peels!

April 24, 2012 5:37 pm Published by

I have begun offering epidermal skin peels to increase the impact my skin care programs have on your skin’s health and appearance. Epidermal peels treat the surface of the skin, and therefore have limited-to-no downtime. Certain peels are designed to remove unwanted pigmentation, others are designed to provide a healthy glow, and still others are designed to minimize fine lines.... Read the full post

Skin Care

April 24, 2012 4:29 pm Published by

Facial rejuvenation is a passion of mine. Because I started out as a head and neck microsurgeon reconstructing difficult defects under the microscope that occurred due to cancers, I developed a fascination with facial anatomy. In my ongoing study of the aging face, I have learned that the most complete and natural rejuvenation requires a multi-prong approach. For instance, surgery... Read the full post

New Additions

April 24, 2012 3:42 pm Published by

I am really excited about all the positive changes that are occurring in my practice in 2011. I have hired three new employees who have a wealth of experience in the aesthetic industry. I have a new practice manager, an additional patient care coordinator, and a certified medical assistant to compliment my existing staff. Our goal is (and has always... Read the full post

Dr. Flint Discusses the Popular “Liquid Facelift”

April 24, 2012 2:28 pm Published by

Not a day goes by in my office without someone asking me if a “liquid facelift” would work for them. It’s no surprise patients ask about this option, as it has been promoted in the press a great deal lately. A liquid facelift refers to attempting to improve the appearance of the face with the use of injectable fillers and... Read the full post

New Products, New Procedures, A New You

April 23, 2012 9:17 pm Published by

The Future of Cosmetic Surgery – Q&A with Dr. Patti Flint   Phoenix Woman: Which procedures are the most popular or sought-after? Dr. Patti Flint: Wrinkle filler injections are extremely popular because they can be provided in the office without sedation. The results are immediate, and there is little-to-no downtime. Liposuction and breast augmentation are also extremely popular. PW: Where... Read the full post

Menopause and Wrinkles

April 23, 2012 8:38 pm Published by

Most women know that the lower production of estrogen and progesterone that occurs with menopause can lead to osteoporosis, but few know that it also has a profound impact on the appearance and quality of their skin. Dyness and wrinkling of our skin increase because we lose as much as 30% of our skin’s collagen in the first five years... Read the full post

Cellulite Cure

April 23, 2012 7:52 pm Published by

That is an attention-getting title, and regrettably there is no such thing as a permanent cellulite cure. I get asked about cellulite in my office every single day. Unlike what we see in the magazines, most women do have cellulite. (The majority of men do not have cellulite.) It does tend to increase with age, and to some degree with... Read the full post