Chin Augmentation: Facial Implants vs. Dermal Fillers

Chin augmentation is the process by which a patient’s chin size is enhanced or reshaped to balance the appearance of the face. There are a few different ways chin augmentation can be performed, including the use of facial implants or injections of dermal fillers. Oral surgeons can also make cuts in the jawbone to advance… Read More »

Common Questions Everyone Has About Getting a Facelift

The facelift is one of the most frequently performed cosmetic procedures today.  Still, questions and misconceptions about the procedure abound. Here, Mt. Vernon facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Grant M.D., F.A.C.S., sets the record straight on common questions about the facelift. Is Surgery Necessary? The answer depends on your facial structure or anatomy, as well… Read More »

What Can I Do to Get Rid of My Lower Eyelid Bags?

Bags under the lower eyelids make a person look sad and tired. Aging, sun damage and hereditary factors can cause or exacerbate lower eyelid bags. Those with a genetic predisposition to developing lower eyelid bags may notice this unwanted swelling as early as their teens. Fortunately, Mt. Vernon facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Grant, M.D.,… Read More »

How to Care for Your Healing Scars

After surgery, there are scars. That’s just a fact, but following the proper procedures after facial plastic surgery minimizes any scarring. The way scars heal varies by individual circumstances, but diligent scar care makes a tremendous difference in the eventual outcome. Mt. Vernon facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., gives each patient detailed… Read More »

Top Facial Plastic Surgeries According to the ASPS

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the largest organization of plastic surgeons in the U.S., recently released its annual report on the top plastic surgery procedures. As always, the report revealed the most popular facial plastic surgery procedures men and women are gravitating towards. Overall, more than half a million people had facial plastic… Read More »

Lip Enhancement Options for Fuller Lips in Seattle

Fuller lips are highly desirable. But as you age, your lips can become thin and develop lines. If you want your lips to look smooth and naturally voluptuous, lip enhancement may be an option for you. Lip enhancement treatments range from temporary, non-surgical fillers to semi-permanent surgical lip implants. At Cascade Facial Surgery, the majority… Read More »

How to Achieve the Ultimate Jawline

For many people, a lean and striking jawline is a sign of beauty and youth. Unfortunately, genetics, aging and weight gain often stand in the way of a well-defined jawline. If you’re self-conscious about a weak chin or undefined jawline, Mt. Vernon facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Grant can help. He offers several ways to… Read More »

What Is a Non-Surgical Facelift?

While everyone wants to look and feel younger, facelifts don’t address all facial aging concerns. Statistics show that there has been an increase in patients seeking non-surgical cosmetic enhancement to help them turn back the clock on facial aging. What’s more, there has been an uptick in the non-surgical facelift, also known as the “liquid”… Read More »