Male Breast Reduction is On the Rise

Male Breast Reduction is On the Rise

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, there was a 36 percent increase in men having breast reduction surgery in 2016 and it continues to increase in demand. Male gynecomastia can be caused by an imbalance between the amount of estrogen and androgen in the body and is seen most commonly at puberty. Other […]

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The 5 Most Requested Areas for Liposuction

The 5 Most Requested Areas for Liposuction

Liposuction is a surgical procedure that is used to contour or remove excess fat in unwanted areas that are resistant to diet and exercise. Liposuction should be thought of as a contouring procedure, not a weight loss procedure. Liposuction is typically performed in an outpatient surgical center under general anesthesia. A small cannula is inserted through […]

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Q & A: How to Have a Smooth Recovery From Surgery

Q & A: How to Have a Smooth Recovery From Surgery

The Question JM from East Liberty writes: I have a surgical procedure scheduled in two weeks and would like to be prepared for the recovery process. Are there any suggestions you have that will help make sure the recovery goes as smoothly as possible? Dr. Antimarino’s Advice Recovery time is different for each individual and […]

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The Eyes Have It: Surgical vs. Non-Surgical Correction

The Eyes Have It: Surgical vs. Non-Surgical Correction

It’s all in the eyes Eyes take center stage when looking in the mirror at one’s reflection and this is where a lot of people start to see the first signs of aging. The desire to look less tired is a common concern for both men and women. They also wish to address concerns such […]

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Time to Give Thanks!

Time to Give Thanks!

We are so thankful for you! Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we at Bellissimo have so much to be thankful for. Treat yourself and those you love to one of our spectacular holiday specials available this year from November 1 through December 15! Spread kindness to those around you. Injectables* 1. Buy one […]

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The #1 Best Way To Surgically Remove Fat (The Answer May Surprise You)

The #1 Best Way To Surgically Remove Fat (The Answer May Surprise You)

Areas of unwanted, diet and exercise resistant fat are often a concern for many cosmetic surgery patients. This stubborn fat comes in many forms – a “pooch” after pregnancy, love handles, fat around the thighs – and it is near impossible to get rid of. When it comes to removing localized fat, there are plenty […]

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Mindy’s Breast Cancer Journey

Mindy’s Breast Cancer Journey

On March 7, 2007, Mindy was expecting the week to consist of her 48th birthday celebrations. Instead, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. We asked Mindy to share her experience with us on our blog in hopes that someone would hear her story and relate to it. Here is her story: I was always lumpy, […]

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September 2018 Announcements

September 2018 Announcements

Who needs a photo filter?  Not anymore! Our September special is all about flawless, smooth skin!  Purchase a resurfacing microderm facial with a lavender mask for $69.00 now through the month of September. Schedule yours here! New Injectable procedures In June we announced new injectable procedures that will now be offered in our medi spa. Now, […]

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Q&A with Dr. Antimarino: Selfie Help!

Q&A with Dr. Antimarino: Selfie Help!

Help!   I took a selfie the other day and I’ve noticed I’ve got a waddle that won’t go away!   There is skin hanging below my chin that I’ve never seen before. Is there anything I can do to improve this or make it go away?   Dr. Antimarino’s Response Thank you for your […]

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Four Facts About Fat Transfers

Four Facts About Fat Transfers

Fat transfers can be done anywhere on the body.   A fat transfer is the removal of fat from one specific area of the body and transferring it to another area of the body that has lost volume due to aging, tumor removal, trauma or radiation therapy. The procedure is done as an outpatient surgical […]

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