Savannah Facial Plastic Surgery Blogs

Savannah Facial Plastic Surgery Blog

Considering facial plastic surgery? Read through our blog posts written personally by fellowship-trained and double-board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Timothy Minton. His expertise and advice can help you understand surgical and non-surgical procedures. Have more questions? Click here to request a free consultation. 

Healthy Winter Skin Tips

5 Tips for Healthy Winter Skin

Winter in the Southeast may not bring blizzards but that doesn’t mean our skin is necessarily spared. Follow these five tips to take you through to spring with your best face forward.

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Oct. 9, 2018

Laser Hair Removal Blog

Hair, Hair, Everywhere

Unless you’re 12, shaving sucks. It’s a chore and even more so for those of us with really long legs. And for those of us who’ve been doing it for decades, we wonder if maybe it’s time to stop. 

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Sept. 25, 2018

5 Good Reasons to Get a PRP Facial

Nearly every cosmetic surgeon sings the praises of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and its potential to rejuvenate not only our skin, but also our joints, tendons and even hair. 

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Sept. 13, 2018

Botox blog

My First Botox: A Love Story

Andrea Goto thought she was attending the bunch for free wine and an amuse bouche or two. It turned out that she learned about Botox, and her life would be changed forever. 

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Aug. 30, 2018

The ears have it, too, unfortunately

Whether you intentionally stretched that earlobe beyond its natural capacity, or if gravity and Anne Klein did it for you, rest assured there’s a quick and relatively comfortable surgical fix.

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Aug. 15, 2018

Nose job blog

Should I get a nose job?

The nose is a defining feature. A reduction or addition can drastically transform one’s face for better or worse—and the functionality of the nose. Which is exactly why you need to be careful about who you let up in there. 

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Aug. 1, 2018

Lip Enhancement blog

Plump thin lips are easier than ever—thanks to fillers and mad skills

Lip  enhancement fillers are safe, the procedure takes only about 15 minutes and requires no downtime, and the effects—which are immediate—can last anywhere from four to nine months.

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July 5, 2018

Jowls blog

Jowls got you down? Well, lift ‘em up.

Worried about a sagging jawline? There are options to treat that from a necklift to liquid facelift. 

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June 25, 2018

"Brotox" for beginners

Read about a Botox virgin going under the needle - and yes, he's a dude. And no, that's not weird. Andrea Goto explains.

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June 13, 2018

Dysport filler: Is there pain to looking younger?

Injectable fillers, such as Dysport and Botox, are non-invasive but Andrea Goto asks, 'Does it hurt?'

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April 26, 2018

Necklift blog post

What the neck? How a book and a necklift can make you feel yourself again.

Andrea Goto shares the story of her mother's turkey neck and her sudden struggle with growing older as she looks at her neck.

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April 12, 2018

Can I even afford plastic surgery?

Today, there seems to be more transparency about the cost of treatments. There are also more options than ever. Blogger Andrea Goto explores those options.

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March 27, 2018

Nose job blog photo

How do I know if I should get a nose job?

The Rhinoplasty procedure, also called a “nose job” or nose surgery, is a procedure performed to improve the overall aesthetic of this central facial feature.

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Feb. 1, 2018

Facial hair blog photo

Facial Fuzz at 40? You may want to try laser hair removal.

Andrea Goto shares her story of discovering facial hair and why laser hair removal was the best treatment option for her.

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Jan. 16, 2018

Botox blog photo

Both men and women are getting Botox

Botox is one of the most popular non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures performed for both men and women today.

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Jan. 3, 2018

Eyelid lift blog photo

How do I know if I am a candidate for eyelid lift?

Eyelid sagging, or eyelid ptosis, commonly occurs in both men and women and can cause both aesthetic and functional concerns. In severe cases the ptosis can partially or fully impede one’s field of vision.

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Dec. 19, 2017

Browlift blog photo

Why you may want to consider a browlift

The browlift is performed to reduce lines, creases, wrinkles, and sagging in the brow that are creating and older or more run-down appearance than we wish to project to the world.

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Nov. 24, 2017

Freshen your face for the holidays

Five fast procedures to freshen your face for the holidays

No downtime? No pain? No problem. Consider one of these non-surgical procedures for a fresh look for the New Year.

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Nov. 21, 2017

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What is blepharoplasty?

Blepharoplasty, also called an Eyelid Lift, is a procedure that has helped many men and women of various ages reduce the appearance of unwanted signs of aging such as creases, wrinkles, sagging, and puffiness in the upper and lower eyelids.

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Oct. 13, 2017