How Soon Can I Socialize After Facial Plastic Surgery?

Many patients can’t wait to show off their new look to their friends after getting facial plastic surgery. However, it’s important to give yourself adequate time to recover. In this post, Mt. Vernon facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., discusses how soon you can expect to socialize after getting facial plastic surgery. Plan… Read More »

Sun Care Tips for Summer

According to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), just a few minutes outdoors can cause sun damage. What’s more, research shows that more than 90 percent of the visible markers of aging are related to unprotected sun exposure. For these reasons, the AAD advises you to practice good sun care habits whenever you spend time… Read More »

Latest Plastic Surgery Statistics from ASPS

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the largest organization of plastic surgeons, recently released their annual report on the top cosmetic procedures. It revealed some very interesting numbers and trends on facial and skin procedures. Here, Dr. Jonathan Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., shares the most popular facial and skin procedures of 2017, according to the ASPS…. Read More »

Improving the Appearance of Sagging Cheeks

Over time, your body produces less collagen, the protein responsible for keeping your skin firm and elastic. This, along with the effects of gravity, causes the skin to sag, creating an older-looking appearance. If you wish to have the fuller, more lifted cheeks you once had, Dr. Jonathan Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., can help. The board… Read More »

Eyelid Surgery Q&A

Are you considering eyelid surgery (a.k.a., blepharoplasty) to rejuvenate your eye appearance and give you brighter and more alert-looking eyes? If so, you probably have questions about the procedure and what to expect. Here, Dual Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon Jonathan Grant answers some of the most frequently asked questions about eyelid surgery.