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Facial Filler vs. Fat Grafting

“I just want to look “x” years younger” is a common request in the dermatology or plastic surgery office. One way to accomplish that is to restore facial volume. Most of us may not initially recognize volume loss in our face because we see ourselves everyday. But the changes become stark when we look at…

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Achieving Perfect Lips: Filler or Lip Lift?

Hyaluronic acid injections, commonly known as “fillers,” are a popular way to increase lip volume. Injectable filler is relatively quick to perform, has minimal downtime, and provides immediate results. Not all patients will benefit from lip filler, especially patients with a long upper lip. In those cases, a surgical lip lift is the only option…

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Minimizing and Treating Bruising after Procedures

Bruising is common after surgery and filler injections. It usually peaks around 48 hours after intervention and then slowly resolves over 10 days. While most patients expect bruising after surgery, it is less accepted by patients after minimally invasive treatments such as filler.  Bruising from filler can be minimized by injecting with a cannula instead…

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Skin Care Products: Staff Favorites

A common question we get asked is what products we use and recommend to our friends and family. We have compiled a list of our staff’s favorite products, and how they changed our skin! And we are excited to introduce a few members of our Appearance Center team.

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What is a Chin Implant?

The chin plays a critical role in the balance of facial features. A strong chin can create a greater appearance of strength, symmetry and self-confidence. We offer several options to enhance the size and appearance of your chin. Placement of a chin implant, also known as chin augmentation, provides definition for the lower face and…

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Management of Keloid Scars caused by Ear Piercings

Keloid scars can occur after ear piercings. They are typically large raised, firm nodules that occur at the site of the piercing. They can become painful and physically disfiguring. The cause is thought to be epithelial (skin) entrapment along the piercing tract. This can occur if the piercing gets inflamed or is allowed to seal.…

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Read About Our Cosmetic Specialists

Steven Daines, MD - Double Board Certified in ENT Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Justin Karlin, MD - Board Certified in Ophthalmology with Additional Subspecialty Training in Plastic Surgery of the Eyelids


Simon Madorksy, MD - Double Board Certified in ENT Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Adam Aronson, MD - Board Certified in Dermatology


"Dr. Madorsky, I cannot thank you enough for all your hard work and care. Through your efforts, I have more confidence and a better quality of life."

Newport Beach, CA

"My nose was badly broken and I thought it couldn't be fixed. Dr. Daines performed such an amazing procedure that you would never have known that it had previously been broken. I'm so grateful for him and his kind staff, and how quick and smooth the overall processes went! Thank you so much Dr. Daines!!!"

Newport Beach, CA

"Absolutely fantastic surgeon and staff! After much research, I chose Dr. Daines to perform my surgery. I can now breathe properly for the first time ever, and my sleep quality has vastly improved. I highly, highly recommend!

San Clemente, CA

"I was very apprehensive about having surgery on my eyes. Dr. Karlin helped me to understand what my surgery would involve, and helped me to feel safe and comfortable."

Irvine, CA

"Dr. Madorsky and Staff, Thank you so much for the beautiful job on my face. You truly are a miracle worker and your staff is outstanding."

Newport Beach, CA

"Dr. Madorsky has wonderful energy, is professional, and explains the process with options. I always feel welcome with the staff of the Appearance Center."

Newport Beach, CA

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