Cairns Plastic Surgery Blog

Brachioplasty surgery: bye-bye bingo wings!

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Did you know? Thanks to First Lady Michelle Obama and actresses like Jennifer Aniston and Jessica Biel, statistics released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows that arm lift surgery in women has skyrocketed more than 4000% in the past decade ( ..

Things are looking up! Neck lift surgery

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Wednesday, September 07, 2016
As we’ve mentioned in the past, no one in this entire world is exempt from the effects of gravity and ageing. As we age, our faces and bodies start to change; we lost elasticity, skin start to “soften up”, and it will begin to sag. Ageing is a natural process that none of  ..

Breast implant removal and replacement: what women should know

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Thursday, August 18, 2016
There are a number of reasons why a woman chooses to undergo breast surgery. Four of the most common reasons are: To increase the size of one’s bust To replace a loss of volume (often after pregnancy and breast feeding; breast lifts are also a popular procedure for mums ( ..

I'm all ears: what is otoplasty?

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Monday, July 18, 2016
Otoplasty – also known as ear surgery – is an operation involving the repair or improvement of the appearance and shape of the ears. There are several reasons why people would opt for otoplasty (we go into these below) and it is even a common procedure amongst young children and ..

Facelift surgery at Cairns Plastic Surgery: are you falling for these myths?

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Thursday, June 09, 2016
Poor facelifts. Their reputation has been tarnished by over-the-top Hollywood stars who pull and pinch their face, where they can end up looking fake – whether it’s intentional or not! The team here at Cairns Plastic Surgery know that this is truly an exaggerated Hollywood stereotype ..

Why get a chemical peel? Renew your skin with Enerpeel!

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Thursday, May 05, 2016
A chemical peel is a treatment carried out by qualified dermatologists, cosmetic surgeons, and doctors that removes the top layer(s) of skin, promoting growth of a newer, more vibrant skin. Sounds good? That’s because it is! Imagine revealing renewed, smoother, and more even skin tone. ..

I want a breast lift: what causes sagging breasts?

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Just as ducks head south for the winter, so too do our breasts. There are a myriad of factors that contribute to sagging breasts, but a breast lift ( can take years off you body by improving the curves and contours of your breasts. Before we ..

No more crunches: all about tummy tuck surgery

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Crunch after crunch, week after week, sweating it out at the gym… and you still can’t budge that stubborn tummy fat! Why won’t it go away? You’re eating clean and working out! It just doesn’t make sense. A tummy tuck ( ..

Gynecomastia surgery: get rid of those man boobs!

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Monday, February 08, 2016
Have you ever heard of gynecomastia before? Perhaps not. What about ‘man boobs’, ‘man breasts’, or even ‘moobs’? Ah, there you go. Gynecomastia is just the fancy word for this condition. This month, we take a close look at what exactly gynecomastia is, ho ..

Hello summer! Skincare tips & treatments for sun damage

Cairns Plastic Surgery - Thursday, January 21, 2016
Can you guess five of the most common factors that affect our skin? After some thought, we bet you’d come up with an almost identical list to us! Our list: • Weather • Age • Habits • Hormones • Exposure Whether it’s frustrating spots during ad ..

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