Author Archives: Dr. Todd Hobgood

Juvederm Injections in Scottsdale

JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC

All people lose facial fat, muscle, and boney structure as part of the aging process. This gradual deflation of the face leads to a fatigued and gaunt appearance.  Juvederm XC, available in the Scottsdale-Phoenix area at the practice of Dr. Todd Hobgood, is the first and only FDA-approved hyaluronic acid filler that can last up …

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JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC

As we age, we lose facial fat, muscle, and boney structure. This gradual deflation of the face leads to a fatigued and gaunt appearance. When the cheeks and lips lose their prominence with age, Juvederm Ultra XC helps women and men in the Scottsdale-Phoenix area restore a more youthful appearance. What is Juvederm Ultra XC? …

Restylane in Scottsdale

Restylane®

In the Scottsdale-Phoenix area, Dr. Todd Hobgood and his team offer Restylane injectable filler treatments. The goal of this filler is to boost the volume of the skin. It's commonly used for individuals who have modest or strong folds or wrinkles on their faces. Many people use this filler to reduce the appearances of their …

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Radiesse

All patients will inevitably lose volume in the face.  We lose the heart-shaped youthful face as it becomes more deflated and gaunt with time. Radiesse is a that naturally restores these elements, resulting in a refreshed and natural appearance. Use of Radiesse treatments provides special improvement in fullness, skin laxity, fine lines, and wrinkles. What …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

Botox Cosmetic is Approved for Crows Feet! Finally!

Breaking News! Allergan Announces New FDA Approval! This week, Allergan has announced the Food and Drug Administration has approved Botox Cosmetic for use in moderate crow’s feet or smile lines at the corners of the eyes. This is certainly great news! As you know, we have been using this medication for this application for years …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and Phoenix Choosing Facial Rejuvenation

Minimally Invasive Facial Rejuvenation Procedures Fuel 5% Growth According to 2012 marks, the U.S. population has been drawn heavily toward limited procedures performed by plastic surgeons to improve aging changes. The American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) reports an overall 5% growth to a total of 14.6 million procedures performed last year. More invasive and …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

The Fountain of Male Youth- The Jaw Line

Recently I have seen so many young men interested in minor procedures to maintain a rested younger look. Many aspects of “fashionable” facial esthetics do change with women- not so much with men. Throughout time, the young, strong, prominent jaw line has been a sign of health and strength. This has remained a constant in …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

Quality of Life Improves in Patients who Undergo Minimally Invasive Procedures

Small Procedures Make Big Differences A recently published article in the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal recently released in the month of June followed a group of patients who underwent minimally invasive procedures. These included injections with Botox Cosmetic, Dysport, and fillers such as Juvederm Ultra Plus, Restylane, and Perlane. Researchers followed the patients for six …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

Is Facebook Changing our Faces?

Facebook Changes our Faces? Recent evaluations of the numbers of cosmetic procedures performed shows an interesting trend away from surgical body altering procedures while more surgeries are being performed on the face and neck. Why are patients increasingly interested in facial plastic surgery? While no one can be certain, there is increasing evidence that social …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

A Night of Support for a Great Cause!

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery Supports Fresh Start- a Phoenix Organization Dedicated to Empowering Women. We recently had the honor of attending and sponsoring a night in support of Fresh Start. An incredible evening at the Phoenix Biltmore was capped off with a fund raising event bringing in over a million dollars in support of this …