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Am I a Candidate for Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL)

What is a Brazilian Butt Lift? To start, a Brazilian Butt Lift, or BBL for short, is a surgical procedure that is performed under general anesthesia in our fully accredited surgical center. We like to think of a BBL as a two-for-one procedure that will improve your appearance in a […]

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Do I Need a Mommy Makeover?

Depending on your body, overall health, cosmetic goals, budget, and lifestyle, certain combinations of procedures can be safely performed together to help you achieve your desired results.  Mommy Makeover is one of our most popular and frequently performed procedures at Plastic Surgery Specialists, so keep reading to learn more about […]

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Does Liposuction Permanently Remove Fat?

Fat cells in our bodies store extra calories as energy in the form of fat. There are typical fat distribution patterns for both women and men. The fat cells are relatively constant in number and just get bigger and smaller as the fat is burned to supply the body with […]

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Covid-19 Update Regarding Operations

Dear Loyal Patients, Thank you for your continued support and for allowing us to be your first choice for aesthetic surgery and medical spa services. We miss seeing your faces and ask you call our office 415-925-2880 to schedule your next visit or email [email protected] for a virtual consultation in the safest […]

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Weight Loss Balloon FAQs

Have you tried weight loss programs and special diets without success? Are you seeking a different approach to weight loss? We’ve introduced the Weight Loss Balloon specifically for those who have tried the traditional diet and exercise routine, but have not had success. The weight loss balloon fills a need […]

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Chef Sergio Valencia’s Body Lift Transformation

Like many others who have chosen gastric sleeve surgery to help them lose weight, our patient, Chef Sergio Valencia, completed his weight loss journey with a full body lift at PSS. Now, well into his recovery, Chef Valencia shares photos of his stunning transformation. Interested in learning more about how […]

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Are You Physically and Mentally a Good Candidate for Cosmetic Surgery?

In 2009, then Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger signed the Donda West Plastic Surgery Law, requiring health checks be conducted prior to all major plastic surgery procedures in the state. This was following the death of rapper Kanye West’s mother. It was later determined that her heart attack was spawned […]

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Lasers To Balloons, The Skinny On Slim-down Treatments

New treatments and procedures claiming to blast fat and smooth skin enter the market regularly, offering the possibility of a contoured, toned body. Many people who exercise regularly, and watch what they eat find stubborn weight collecting anywhere from the back, arms, abdomen, hips, thighs and derrière. Frustrated, they seek […]

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