Category Archives: Facelift

Keeping the Signs of Aging at Bay in your 40s

It seems like it wasn’t that long ago people were saying 60 is the new 50. If that’s true, then 40 is the new 30. Look around when you drop your kids off at school and you’ll see why. More women are postponing kids and families for education and careers, which means we’re in our 40s when we’re dropping our kids off at middle school and signing up for the sports booster clubs. And we feel like we’re still in our 30s, leading active lifestyles and enjoying going out on the town or hanging …

Investing in Your Beautiful Self

BY W. COOPER SCURRY, JR, M.D. Whispering about someone’s “secret” plastic surgery isn’t so common these days, as more people are considering nudging their skin – just a bit – in all the right places. While opinions and conversations still vary widely when it comes to the topic of plastic surgery, it’s no secret that, unlike spending large amounts of money on designer outfits and luxury cars, investing in a facelift is an actual investment in YOU. Despite the fact that our bodies and …

Facelifts: Not Just for Hollywood

A lot of times we’ll hear people say, “I’m just not the type of person who gets a facelift.” So who is the person who gets a facelift? A lot of people are under the misconception that facelifts are a luxury only for the Hollywood elite. After all, they’re in a business that depends on looking young and attractive. So it’s not surprising that stars like Jennifer Anniston and Cameron Diaz have had a little work done over the years. The great thing is, facelifts and other treatments such …

Myth Busting! Uncovering the Truth about Facelifts

Facelifts are one of the most popular types of cosmetic surgery in America, and they’re not reserved only for celebrities in Hollywood and socialites in New York. People all across the country, including here in North Carolina, are interested in maintaining a youthful appearance, and facelifts are a good way to do that. Unfortunately, there are quite a few myths about facelifts. We’re taking on the role of the myth busters today and clearing up some of the misconceptions about facelifts. 1. Facelifts …

What? You’re getting a facelift?!

By Cooper Scurry, M.D. Though cosmetic surgery may not be for everyone, this does not mean that it should not be for anyone. When hearing that a friend or family member is either considering or is scheduled for a cosmetic procedure, some folks cringe while others may roll their eyes. However, people cite many reasons for having cosmetic surgery — some that are personal, and some that make pretty good sense. For example, as some folks (male or female) compete in the modern marketplace, seeking …