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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What you need to know about ALCL associated with textured breast implants.

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What does BIA-ALCL stand for? Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma What is BIA ALCL? We need to emphasise that ALCL is not breast cancer.  Breast cancer forms from cells in the breast. ALCL is a rare cancer of the body’s disease-fighting lymphatic system and will usually grow in the fluid and internal scar tissue that develops around the 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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Vogue Events & Dr Craig Rubinstein, Plastic Surgeon

Every year, Vogue magazine hosts Vogue Events. This is a special cosmetic, beauty and anti-ageing event at the Langham Hotel in Melbourne. Here are scenes from the presentation night where Dr Craig Rubinstein was one of the speakers regarding plastic surgery and breast reduction surgery. Vogue events regularly invite Dr Rubinstein to present at special
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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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Dermal Filler Injections to Nipples – The Latest Social Media Trend

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One of the newest trends in cosmetic surgery is dermal filler injections to nipples. Many people may have noticed an influx of posts and images discussing the trend on Instagram and Facebook. While celebrities are at the forefront of many of these posts, some social media influencers have also jumped on board. So let’s discuss
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Breast Surgery Recovery Period and Emotions

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Any cosmetic surgery is an emotional experience. Breast procedures, whether they be breast augmentation, breast lift or breast reduction, are no different. As a result, it is important to know what to expect during all stages of your procedure, from your first consultation to recovery, to your yearly post-surgical reviews. Join Dr. Craig Rubinstein and
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Uneven Breast: Is Your Left Breast A Lot Larger than Your Right?

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Every woman has some noticeable differences between their left and right breasts or nipple areas. It is not uncommon, in fact, for one breast to be a lot larger than the other breast. Perhaps you simply have different shaped breasts. Or the breast on one side of your body falls lower on the chest wall
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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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How Soon Can I Exercise After Breast Surgery?

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One of the most frequently asked questions by patients considering breast augmentation surgery is: “How soon can I exercise again after having breast surgery?” Having breast surgery can put a halt to physical activity and exercise throughout your recovery period. Many of us are keen to keep up the momentum of our previous active lifestyles or
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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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