The official blog of Aventura Plastic Surgery.

Plastic surgery related topics, beauty trends and latest plastic surgery news for the Miami area.

The Happy Hour Neck Lift

Posted on June 18, 2019 by Richard Galitz

What would you say if we told you you could look 10 years younger after just an hour of work? Not only that, but that Dr. Richard Galitz can create this transformation for you in only an hour! We assure you this is not a fantasy, rather a routine procedure…

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5 Summer Skincare Tips Following your Facelift

Posted on by Richard Galitz

Summertime time calls for shorter sleeves and better skincare, especially important following a facelift surgery. You’ve invested in your beauty, now it will be important to maintain that beautiful new look with a targeted and pampering skincare routine. Follow these five tips for keeping your skin looking young after a…

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New Year, New You? Knowing When it’s Time for A Second Face Lift

Posted on December 12, 2018 by Richard Galitz

Resetting the Clock A facelift can help you look years younger by doing what we consider “resetting the clock” on facial aging. However, it does not stop the clock it only resets it. No matter how many procedures you have, aging is inevitable, so sagging skin may reappear at some…

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10 Things You Should Know About Laser Skin Resurfacing

Posted on November 30, 2018 by Richard Galitz

Why Choose Laser Skin Resurfacing? Everyone has their own reasons for considering laser skin resurfacing. Treatments have been proven to reduce wrinkles, age spots, acne scars, and other blemishes. It can also help tighten skin and balance skin tone. However, lasers can do a lot and results vary from person…

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Local Anesthesia vs General Anesthesia: Benefits and Risks

Posted on October 31, 2018 by Richard Galitz

What is Local Anesthesia? Local anesthesia is a pain prevention medication used during minor surgical procedures to numb a small area of the body without putting the patient to sleep. Local anesthesia only lasts a short period of time, so it’s typically used for minor outpatient procedures, where the patient…

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Preventing & Treating Sun Damaged Skin

Posted on June 1, 2018 by Richard Galitz

Introduction Summer is vastly approaching, and everyone wants to lay out on the beach and tan, but it’s important to properly protect your skin from all the damages the sun can cause. Yes, it makes trees grow and flowers bloom, but flora was designed for that purpose. On the other…

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Fillers or Surgery? Which is Best for You?

Posted on February 26, 2018 by Richard Galitz

Introduction In the past, face lifts have always been the go-to procedure for anyone wanting to improve the way their face looks. But over the past decade, the introduction to injectable fillers has created a new alternative for facial rejuvenation. This has become very popular because of the high success…

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Everyone wants “Kylie Jenner’s lips”: What you Need to Know About the Lip Enhancement Trend

Posted on January 10, 2018 by Richard Galitz

Kylie Jenner Increases Lip Enhancement Popularity Lip augmentations and fillers have become more popular over the past few years and it is believed to be because of the baby of the Kardashian/Jenner clan, Kylie Jenner. The 20-year old reality star denied rumors of having any work done several times. She…

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New Year New You: 5 Nonsurgical Procedures to Look your Best in 2018

Posted on December 12, 2017 by Richard Galitz

Everyone strives to start the new year with a clean slate. Whether it’s beginning a new workout regimen or sticking to a diet, everyone has a New Year’s Resolution. A great way to kick off 2018 is by trying one of our nonsurgical procedures that will allow you to look…

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Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Rejuvenation): The Most Sought After Cosmetic Procedure by Men

Posted on November 11, 2017 by Richard Galitz

Blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid surgery, is a procedure that involves removing excess skin and fat from the upper and lower eyelids. This surgery can help individuals achieve a more youthful appearance in the eye area because the procedure improves drooping and sagging of the upper eyelids, as well as…

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