Does Recovering from Rhinoplasty Surgery Hurt?

Many of our patients worry about the recovery process after rhinoplasty. Will recovery be painful? How bad does it hurt? The good news is, many patients find that recovery is much easier than they were expecting. We’ll provide pain medications to help you stay comfortable. Rhinoplasty isn’t that painful for most patients. Call and schedule… Read More »

Female Rhinoplasty- 3 Essential Facts

Rhinoplasty is different between the sexes. Although the procedure itself is very similar, there are a few distinct differences between male and female rhinoplasty. This guide will help you understand the essentials of female rhinoplasty. The Right Age for Female Rhinoplasty Female rhinoplasty can occur any time after the late teens. Dr. Sajjadian recommends waiting… Read More »

Brow Lifts in Newport Beach

Brow lifts are a very popular procedure and one of our favorites here at our Newport Beach Plastic Surgery office. When we evaluate someone for brow lift surgery we first start with examining the position of the brow.  There are two basic things that can determine which brow lift surgery is right for you: the height… Read More »

Facial Surgery for True Expression

Did you know that your face is the first thing most people see?  You face it the primary factor in how people identify you and how your identity can be shaped.  Do you sometimes feel that your face doesn’t matches how you truly feel on the inside? You’re not alone. Many of our clients in… Read More »

What is a Functional Nose Surgery?

In addition to nose surgery (a.k.a. rhinoplasty) done for cosmetic purposes, another important type of nasal surgery is functional rhinoplasty. The difference between functional and cosmetic surgery are minimal since, really, a good nasal surgery should always optimize both appearance and nasal breathing but some of our Costa Mesa nose job clients specifically seek improvements in airway function… Read More »

What is a Facial Plastic Surgeon?

There are so many different types of cosmetic surgeons in practice today, so it is important to us that you make an informed decision when considering who may be the best plastic surgeon for you.  One of the most important but sometimes confusing issues people face when choosing a surgeon is that of board certification. It is of extreme… Read More »

The Basics of a Cheek Lift

A cheek lift aims to improve the appearance of the cheeks and mid- face area. Many people in Newport Beach that seek out a cheek lift complain of early aging and hereditary pre- dispositions. There are four main approaches to a cheek lift, and only an experienced, certified Newport Beach plastic surgeon is qualified to decide what cheek lift… Read More »

Nontraditional Facelifts

There are several techniques other than the traditional facelift that facial plastic surgeons can use to give clients a more youthful appearance. One is the mini-lift which is a less-invasive procedure that use a smaller incision and works on a smaller area of the face than a traditional facelift.  Here in Newport Beach it is often referred… Read More »