10 Reasons You Should Quit Smoking Before Cosmetic Surgery

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The Dangers of Active Smoking Habits for Cosmetic Surgery Patients Smoking impacts your immune processes and reduces healing functions. As a result, not only is healing and recovery slowed down, you run the risk of complications during or after your procedure. Plus, let’s face it. Surgery or no surgery, smoke inhalation is never safe, not even one cigarette
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Sagging Breasts: Breast Lift vs Breast Reduction?

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If you have sagging breasts – and nearly every woman experiences sagging breast skin at some stage of their lives – you may be researching your breast surgery options. To get uplifted breasts, which lifts the nipples to a more central location on the breast mound, requires a breast lift. You can get a breast
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Patient Case Study: Breast Augmentation with Large Implants after Weight Loss

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Patient Case Study: Large Breast Augmentation with Large Implants after Weight Loss (450 cc) Jenna was 22 when she lost 35kg over a period of 8 months, after deciding to start exercising and eating better. Even though she had always had naturally large breasts (GGG), when she lost that degree of weight, her breasts went
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Drains vs No Drain Cosmetic Surgery Options

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Surgery Drains vs No Drains in Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Cosmetic surgery patients strongly prefer “drain-free” surgery procedures. I want patients to feel as comfortable as possible during their recovery. I also want to improve their recovery time frames when possible. So I rarely use surgical drains in my cosmetic procedures. I prefer NOT to use surgical drains,
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The Breast Master Symposium 2018: Breast Surgery Conference in Sydney

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In October 2018, Dr Craig Rubinstein and his patient care and nursing team from the plastic surgeons group attended the Sydney Breast Surgery event: The Breast Masters Symposium. Dr Craig Rubinstein, is one of Australia’s most popular breast augmentation Surgeons. He also gave a presentation on asymmetry, breast implant choices and augmentation techniques. Dr Rubinstein
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Recovery After Breast Surgery, Tummy Tuck or Other Plastic Surgery

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Patients often wonder if they can speed up recovery after breast surgery, tummy tuck or other procedures. Recovery times and normal healing processes after surgery are key concerns when you schedule your surgery date. We understand you’ll be eager to get back into your daily routines. That’s why we offer suggestions to help you experience
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Scars After Plastic Surgery – Can Anything Be Done?

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Scars after plastic surgery remain a concern most patients ask us about during a consultation. While we do all we can to reduce the visibility of your post-operation scars, most major procedures will leave a visible mark where the incision lines have been. But yes, after plastic surgery, you will have a scar. So what
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Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery News

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Here’s the latest update in plastic and cosmetic surgery news, written by our blogging team. Topics in this news update discusses growing government initiatives to help consumers understand what a genuine plastic surgeon is. We will also discuss yet another warning regarding overseas cosmetic surgery. Join us as we delve into this week in plastic and
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Recommended Breast Augmentation Measurements: Customising Your Cleavage

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Dr Craig Rubinstein focuses on natural-looking breast contours and body-enhancing tummy tuck surgery results. To attain a natural looking, body-balanced and longer-lasting breast surgery result, these are some of the recommended breast augmentation measurements that need to be taken into consideration during surgery planning. Join us as we discuss breast augmentation measurements and how they inform advanced
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Saline vs Silicone Breast Implants: Why Saline is Out, and Motiva is In

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Saline vs Silicone Breast Implants? Which do I most often recommend? That’s what lot’s of patients ask me every day. When it comes to which type of breast implant content to choose, saline vs silicone, I mention that saline breast implants are rarely in use today by most plastic surgeons operating in Australia. In fact, the
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Small Scars After Breast Augmentation Surgery

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Let’s discuss the small scar breast augmentation surgery option offered by Dr Craig Rubinstein. This surgical technique uses shorter incision lines under the breasts than traditional breast crease incisions. It can help some patients achieve smaller scars after breast augmentation. The Short Scar Breast Augmentation Method In brief, the ‘small scar’ breast augmentation technique involves shorter incisions than
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4 Tips For Running After Breast Surgery You Should Know

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Taking Your Newly Augmented Breasts (Implants) Running After Breast Surgery Surgery is only the first step towards fuller and well-defined breasts. After your breast implant surgery, you will need a certain amount of time to let your body heal so that your breast implants will settle into their desired position. However, physically active individuals, are
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Does Medicare Cover Breast Reduction Surgery?

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Are you thinking about breast reduction surgery for heavy, drooping breasts? Are you wondering if your private health insurance covers the cost? Or if you can claim a Medicare rebate on some or all of the costs? Medicare may offer rebates on breast reduction or breast lift procedures. However, to claim a Medicare rebate or private insurance
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Vectra 3D Imaging to Preview Breast Augmentation

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Vectra 3D Imaging is offered by Dr Craig Rubinstein to give you a personalised look into your proposed breast enlargements. It is a digital simulation that aims to help you visualise your hopes and expectations. This advanced imaging system also helps answer questions including: Will implants suit me? What sized implants would be suitable? How
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Why Have Your Breast Augmentation Surgery in Hospital?

The many options you face when deciding whether to undergo a breast augmentation can sometimes be daunting. Even though breast augmentation surgery can be completed by an experienced plastic surgeon in less than a couple of hours, some may view the procedure in a similar light to other, less invasive cosmetic treatments. However, breast augmentation
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