Blog: Face

Posted on November 13, 2013 in Face

Swelling is an unavoidable part of cosmetic surgery; it is the body’s reaction to trauma and a good sign that it is healing properly. Swelling can be very uncomfortable, and for some, embarrassing, but there are things patients can do to minimize it as part of their healing process.

Posted on November 7, 2013 in Face

Crow’s feet are the wrinkles that extend from the outer corner of the eye. They are called crow’s feet because they go out in distinct lines like a bird’s foot.

Posted on October 29, 2013 in Face

Ectropion is characterized by outwardly-turned lower eyelids. It can be either a congenital condition, or one acquired through age and the weakening of tissues. The condition can make patients feel self conscious about their appearance.

Posted on October 10, 2013 in Face

Smoking is very for your cardiovascular and pulmonary health. It drastically increases your risk of heart attack, stroke, and various cancers including cancer of the lung, throat and mouth. But if you won’t quit smoking for your health, quit for your vanity.

Posted on October 1, 2013 in Face

Most people are completely unfamiliar with the term ptosis. However, if you have developed this condition, you may be interested in learning more about its causes and treatment options.

Posted on August 24, 2013 in Face

Lines around the nose and mouth (known as nasolabial folds) develop due to age, smoking, or illness. Collagen, which is a naturally produced protein made up of amino acids that fills out the skin, decreases under these circumstances, causing the formation of lines around the mouth and nose.


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Jefferson Plastic Surgery is located on the corner of 9th and Walnut streets in Center City, Philadelphia on the 15th floor of the Wills Eye Hospital Building.

Jefferson Plastic Surgery
840 Walnut Street - 15th Floor
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107
Phone: (215) 625-6630
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