Is Botox, Dysport or Xeomin Best for Your Wrinkles?

Chances are, you have heard of Botox and its wrinkle-fighting abilities. But did you know that you have two other great options to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles and create smoother-looking skin? Dysport and Xeomin may be newer, lesser known products, but they are incredibly safe and effective.

Here, Dr. Nirav Savalia, a premier cosmetic surgeon in Orange County, breaks down some of the commonalities and distinctions between the three products. Continue reading “Is Botox, Dysport or Xeomin Best for Your Wrinkles?” »

Breast Implant Profiles: How to Select What’s Best for You

Planning breast augmentation involves more than just selecting a cup size. One of the decisions that a patient must make is selecting her implant profile, or how far the implant projects forward from her chest. This is a commonly misunderstood aspect of breast implants, and one that Dr. Nirav Savalia, a top plastic surgery specialist in Orange County, would like to explain in detail in this post. Continue reading “Breast Implant Profiles: How to Select What’s Best for You” »

Can Plastic Surgery Improve Lives?

To what degree does plastic surgery change someone? Does a procedure like facelift or tummy tuck simply improve the physical appearance of an area of the face or body?

Not according to Dr. Nirav Savalia. The Orange County plastic surgeon believes that cosmetic procedures can improve a person’s self-image, self-confidence and quality of life. Here, Dr. Savalia explores some of these life-changing benefits in more detail. Continue reading “Can Plastic Surgery Improve Lives?” »

Best Procedures to Highlight a Thinner Figure after Massive Weight Loss

If you have recently lost a significant amount of weight, either through diet and exercise or weight loss surgery, you may be bothered by loose skin and tissues concealing your thinner figure. Nowadays, many men and women who have lost weight rely on body contouring to refine and highlight their smaller shape. Read on as Orange County plastic surgery specialist Dr. Nirav Savalia weighs in on the best post-weight loss body contouring procedures. Continue reading “Best Procedures to Highlight a Thinner Figure after Massive Weight Loss” »

The Best Fix for Deflated, Saggy Breasts after Nursing

One of the most universal cosmetic complaints among mothers is that their breasts look flat, saggy or “deflated” after breastfeeding. The appearance of a woman’s breasts can significantly compromise her self-confidence and self-image; she may long for her pre-baby breasts. Fortunately, there is a way to restore a perky and youthful appearance to the breasts, and it involves the help of a trusted cosmetic surgeon in Orange County, like Dr. Nirav Savalia. Continue reading “The Best Fix for Deflated, Saggy Breasts after Nursing” »

4 Ways to Fight Facial Wrinkles

Don’t let pesky lines and wrinkles keep you from loving the way you look. Experienced Orange County plastic surgeon Nirav Savalia offers a range of treatments (both surgical and non-surgical) to help you attain the smooth, youthful-looking skin you desire. Read on as he explains some of the available options.

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Revising Breast Implant Size

Dr. Nirav Savalia is a trusted Orange County breast surgeon that has helped thousands of women enhance the size of their breasts with saline or silicone implants. Occasionally, Dr. Savalia receives inquiries from women that are no longer satisfied with the size of their breast implants and are interested in breast implant revision. He is happy to help these women select a breast size that is better suited to their personal preferences. Implants come in many different sizes to satisfy different goals. Continue reading “Revising Breast Implant Size” »

Does Medical History Affect Plastic Surgery Candidacy?

Dr. Nirav Savalia’s number one priority is the safety and wellbeing of his patients. In order to provide the safest surgical experience possible, the Orange County plastic surgeon thoroughly evaluates each candidate’s medical history and health status prior to recommending a course of treatment.

This is important because certain health conditions can raise the risks of surgery or make it difficult to recover from an operation; also, certain medications may interact badly with anesthesia or other post-operative drugs.

In this post, Dr. Savalia explains some of the factors that he considers during consultations with interested candidates. Continue reading “Does Medical History Affect Plastic Surgery Candidacy?” »

Tips to Delay Signs of Aging

How our skin ages depends largely on our genetics and environment. Although our genetic code is out of our control, it is possible to make lifestyle tweaks to minimize the environmental factors that break down our skin and lead to wrinkles, fine lines, hyperpigmentation and other imperfections.

Here, Dr. Nirav Savalia, a sought-after plastic surgeon in Orange County, shares his best tips to enjoy a beautiful and youthful complexion as long as possible. Continue reading “Tips to Delay Signs of Aging” »

How Many Plastic Surgery Consultations Should I Have?

Dr. Nirav Savalia does not believe there’s an exact number of consultations you must schedule before selecting a surgeon. Some plastic surgery candidates find the right surgeon in their first consultation; others meet five or six surgeons before selecting one. It truly depends on the quality of the consultations and the surgeons you meet.

With that in mind, there are benefits to meeting multiple surgeons during your search. For example, you have the opportunity to learn more about your requested procedure from different points of view. If you are in the early stages of learning about your procedure, this is extremely helpful and educational. Also, different surgeons may recommend different approaches to your particular case and introduce you to a unique way of looking at your needs. One may recommend a particularly innovative plan of treatment that speaks to what you are looking for. Continue reading “How Many Plastic Surgery Consultations Should I Have?” »