The length of time your cosmetic injectable results will last largely depends on which injectable product you choose and the skin issues you want to address. Our plastic surgeon, Dr. Chiaramonte, offers an array of injectables such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and Juvederm®. Some of these options last 3-4 months while others may last up to two years. It’s important to remember...Read More
Maryland Plastic Surgeon serving Washington DC, & Virginia including Alexandria and Fairfax.
Facelift procedures offer our Alexandria patients several life-changing benefits. Our board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Chiaramonte, can evaluate your current facial condition and help you decide if a facelift is the best option for your specific aesthetic goals.
As our skin naturally ages, it begins to sag and lose elasticity. When this happens, it is very common for our...Read More
If you live in or around Maryland and you want vibrant, younger-looking skin, you're probably looking for a safe, simple solution, a procedure that can remove signs of age and wear. And a microdermabrasion fits all of these criteria.
The microdermabrasion works by exfoliating your skin, removing dry skin and layers of dead skin cells. It also stimulates circulation and the production of your body's natural collagen reserves, which greatly aids healing.
The microdermabrasion process is just that- a process. You'll require a series of treatments...Read More
At Bella Cosmetic Surgery, we want you to be completely comfortable with your facelift before moving forward. It's part of our philosophy to carefully explain surgical procedures to our Maryland-area patients.
We believe that a knowledgeable patient is a relaxed patient, and the more information you have about your procedure the more comfortable you will be.
The facelift procedure involves making an inconspicuous location in a location where it will be well-hidden- usually behind the ear, but sometimes along your hair line. Either way, you won't have to worry...Read More
The blepharoplasty is also known as an "eyelid lift" or "eyelid surgery." Whatever you call it, the procedure is an extraordinary way for Maryland patients to restore energy and youthful luster to the all-important eye region.
Blepharoplasty isn't the most well-known facial plastic surgery procedure, but it can achieve a restoration of your natural vigor and energy. The eyes draw attention and comment, and when your eyelids droop, the appearance is one of fatigue and...Read More
At Bella Cosmetic Surgery, the safety of our Fairfax-area patients is our highest priority. We never offer a procedure without possessing complete confidence in its safety and effectiveness. BOTOX® is a commonly performed procedure and possesses an exemplary safety record.
Popular culture often presents a comically hyperbolic view of BOTOX® and its supposed "dangers". In reality, this treatment is safe, simple and presents no real risk to patients when administered by a properly trained and educated plastic surgeon.
Every year millions of Americans undergo...Read More
If you've been long dissatisfied with the appearance of your nose, you might consider plastic surgery to address the issue. Rhinoplasty is designed to re-shape your nose and reduce its size, leaving you with a more attractive, less prominent nose.
Like all plastic surgery procedures, it's important to ensure that you are a sound candidate for a rhinoplasty before you undergo it. An ideal candidate for rhinoplasty:
- Wants a smaller nose
- Is looking to reduce the...
Did you know that in 2013 Botox was the most popular treatment performed in medical spas? It was also the most popular of all minimally invasive cosmetic procedures performed in 2013. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, it was administered 6.3 million times during 2013, and this number is up 3% from 2012!
is an injectable muscle relaxant that has been popular among both women and men for many years. Professionals have discovered a number of uses for this treatment, including as a non-surgical alternative to a brow lift. If you're unhappy with the lines around the outer edges of your eyes, or have a drooping appearance that makes you look older or fatigued, it may be the perfect solution. Check out four reasons why you should consider Botox for the brow lifting results you've been craving...Read More