Category Archives: Dermal Fillers

Young looking woman using anti aging treatments in Scottsdale, AZ

Want To Look Younger? Try These Top 5 Anti-Aging Procedures

Looking to turn back the clock but not sure where to start? You may be surprised to learn just about every sign of facial aging can be treated with one or more of our top anti-aging procedures: eyelid surgery, facelift, BOTOX®, and more. As a facial plastic surgeon in Scottsdale, I specialize in creating natural-looking …

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What Are Dermal Fillers & What Do They Do?

What’s the real deal with dermal fillers? At my Scottsdale, AZ, facial plastic surgery practice near Phoenix, these injectables make facial rejuvenation possible without the invasiveness or risk of surgery. Just a few injections in strategic locations, and suddenly you look younger, fresher, and like a more refined version of yourself. There’s a reason these …

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7 Things BOTOX® & Dermal Fillers Can Do

Versatility is the calling card of both BOTOX and dermal fillers. At our Scottsdale practice, patients interested in reversing signs of aging are often pleasantly surprised when they learn that these immensely popular injectable treatments can address so many different aesthetic concerns. The differences between BOTOX and dermal fillers can be a bit blurry for …

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BOTOX® & Fillers: The Working Woman’s Secret to Success & Confidence 

You’re on a mission, you have goals for your future, and you deserve to take on your career with confidence. Whether you’re a young hire who wants to be taken seriously or a seasoned pro who wants to look refreshed, BOTOX and dermal fillers in Scottsdale, AZ, are your secret for looking and feeling at the top of your game.   Curious how these treatments can help you be your best at work? In …

Woman is excited about the results of her cheek filler.

Getting Cheeky: Do You Need Cheek Filler or Facial Plastic Surgery?

Fuller, firmer, more lifted cheeks are one of the most sought-after features in the world of facial plastic surgery. People from Phoenix, Chandler, and across Arizona visit my Scottsdale practice in search of plumper cheeks that reflect the youthfulness they feel inside. Fortunately, more options exist than ever for achieving spectacular results, including treatments that …

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Liquid Vertical Lift

Every patient has a unique genetic make up, and set of age-related aesthetic complexities. Some contributing factors of aging include bone structure, environmental exposures, and volume deficits from the repositioning of the natural facial fat pads. Some of the most common areas of concern include nasolabial folds, tear troughs, “jowls”, oral commissures, and “marionette lines”. …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

All About Lip Augmentation

Are you interested in lip augmentation?  have been around for many years but have a recently renewed popularity with record numbers in 2017 showing lip augmentation procedures as the second-fastest growing facial procedure in the United States. With the right injector and natural correction as the end goal, this procedure still understandably comes with some …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

Destroying The Double Chin

 Last year’s Allergan purchase of Kybella unveiled a very exciting time in aesthetics. 67% of the population says they are bothered by their side profile, and now there is something available to treat patients in a non-invasive way. Finally, those with a “turkey neck”, or “double chin” can destroy fat cells safely, permanently, and in-office. …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

Say Goodbye to Vertical Lip Lines!

As we age, our natural lip border begins to turn inward. Many patients notice a loss in volume, as well as vertical lip lines, a.k.a. “smoker’s lines”, that form above + below the lips. Even though this is a common dislike among patients, many avoid treatment due to fear of looking visibly augmented.  As the …