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Kybella® v CoolSculpting for Chin and Cheeks: Which will Work Best for You

Kybella® v CoolSculpting for Chin and Cheeks: Which will Work Best for You Nothing is more aesthetically pleasing for facial appearance than a well-defined chin and cheek area. Most patients tell us they’d like to eliminate the fat under their jaws for a sleek and slender neck. Loose skin caused by the effects of age… Read More »

Dermal Fillers for Men: Washington’s Growing Trend

The passing of time affects men differently than women when it comes to their faces. Men commonly experience the appearance of fine lines, deep forehead wrinkles, sagging of the cheeks, and jowls. The use of dermal fillers to reduce these visible signs of an aging face is quickly becoming a trend with our male patients. … Read More »

Tips for a Quick Recovery after Laser Skin Resurfacing

Skin treated by laser resurfacing can feel like you have just received a mild sunburn. Redness, tinging, or even some mild swelling can all be temporary setbacks to achieving younger-looking more radiant skin.  While these symptoms may only last a few days, taking care of your skin during this critical time couldn’t be more important… Read More »

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Skin Care Series – Part 1: It’s as easy as ABC

Skin Care – It’s as easy as ABC Part 1 Our skin is the largest organ in our body and is subjected to constant stresses: ultraviolet (UV) radiation, pollution, and of course aging. Facial skin is especially important, as the face receives the most amount of sunlight on our body, and is therefore most susceptible… Read More »

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Botox® or Dysport? Which Treatment Suits Your Needs?

Botulinum toxin treatments, like Botox® and Dysport, are some of the most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatments in the U.S., and our patients here at Capital Facial Plastic Surgery absolutely love them. With just a few quick injections, we can smooth wrinkles away and restore a more youthful facial appearance for both men and women. Our… Read More »

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Visit Us in 2019 for Your Cosmetic New Year’s Resolutions!

The year isn’t over yet, but we’re already looking forward to 2019. Capital Facial Plastic Surgery will open its doors and start seeing patients in January 2019, and we can’t wait. As you start planning for the new year, we hope that a visit to our facial plastic surgery office is on your list. We… Read More »

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How Can HA Fillers Help You Avoid Chapped Lips?

Dry, chapped lips are a common problem. Today, we offer you an uncommon solution. Some patients may find relief from lip dryness after a treatment with dermal fillers. Injectable hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers are often used to add volume to the lips, but they have a lesser-known benefit of boosting skin hydration. Capital Facial Plastic… Read More »

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Can Non-Surgical Treatments Help You Put Off Surgery?

Everyone wants to look their best, but with busy lives, it can be hard to fit cosmetic treatments in. This is especially true for surgical procedures. Although surgery provides long-lasting rejuvenation, taking several days off work for recovery can be a struggle for busy professionals. Can non-surgical cosmetic treatments help you delay or avoid surgery?… Read More »