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What is Dimpleplasty?

Not everyone has dimples naturally, but many people desire dimples for aesthetic reasons.  A dimpleplasty is a surgical procedure that creates dimples where none formerly existed or were lost due to the aging process. Anatomy of a Dimple A dimple results from skin tissue being attached to the underlying muscles in a specific way. When the muscles flex during a smile, most of the skin moves, but not all of it, creating a dimple.   Some people have dimples and others do not. Dimples occur with people who are born with tight skin connections and facial muscles. They can fade due to aging, as skin becomes more lax and less...

Considering a Non-Surgical Nose Job? Here’s Everything You Need To Know

A non-surgical nose job is a procedure many patients are not aware even exists!  There are many benefits to this procedure that are attractive to potential patients.  If a patient is not ready to make the financial commitment a surgery entails, the lower cost of a non-surgical approach may be enticing.  In addition, if someone is not ready to undergo surgery and the downtime that follows, a non-surgical option may be their logical next step if they are indeed a candidate. What Does the Process Look Like? First, you will consult with Dr. Zuliani or Nicole to discuss your needs and options.  Once determined that you are a candidate,...

What to Know About Facial Liposuction

Facial liposuction, or Liposculpture, is a surgical treatment used to slim areas under the chin on the neck and jowls to improve profile appearance.  Patients may carry additional fat in this area due to heredity and facial structure. Read on to learn more about this effective option and how it can boost your confidence. What Is Facial Liposuction? Liposuction is a minimally invasive procedure that uses a cannula and surgical vacuum to remove fatty tissue through a small incision. It can be performed on many different areas of the body where you might struggle to lose fat, including the neck and jowls. Facial liposuction can improve your profile appearance...

Recovery after Rhinoplasty

Pain and Discomfort After Surgery Recovery after nose job surgery or rhinoplasty is not very painful but you experience some discomfort in the initial few days. Feeling stuffy, bruised and swollen are major discomforts after rhinoplasty. You may or may not have nasal packing, which is stuffed up your nose to help reduce swelling and bleeding. Packing will make you feel like your whole head is stuffed up and sometimes it can make you feel as if you were smothering. Some people feel overwhelmed a bit by having the packing in their nose. The swelling in your nose may feel like a lot of pressure in that area and...

Should I Combine Facelift with Eyelid Surgery?

Both a facelift and eyelid surgery, (blepharoplasty) can take years off your face and leave you with a more youthful appearance. If you are considering one, or both, of these procedures it may be a good idea to consider undergoing both at the same time. This comes with many different benefits, and your plastic surgeon can help you create the ideal surgical plan to address your concerns. Here are some of the benefits of this combination procedure. A More Natural Look Cosmetic surgery can improve your look and greatly increase your self-confidence and self-esteem. Procedures are, however, limited in what they can do. A facelift can help improve the...

What Is a HydraFacial? How It Works, Benefits, and Risks

Most people would agree that they are interested in clear, youthful, and glowing skin. In the 21st-century, the HydraFacial has become the go-to form of facial, with some estimates showing a HydraFacial takes place somewhere in the world every 15 seconds. No matter how many of these facials take place each year, it is clear the use of water as a form of microdermabrasion allows more people with sensitive skin to enjoy the benefits of this form of spa treatment. How does a HydraFacial Work? At Zuliani Facial Aesthetics you can enjoy the many benefits of a HydraFacial. A HydraFacial is based on the microdermabrasion technique of exfoliating the...

What is the difference between a facelift and a mini facelift?

Facelift surgery does not need to be a complicated procedure. If you are considering a facelift but are hesitant due to the length of recovery time involved, a "mini" might be right for you. Mini Facelifts make it possible to avoid much of the scarring that may be associated with the full facelift surgery and may more accurately align with your goals. When choosing a procedure, it is important to know the difference between a full and a mini facelift. An Ideal Candidate: The Mini Facelift The ideal age for a mini facelift is between 35 and 50 years old.  Environmental factors and heredity play a huge role in...

How to Take Care of Your Face After a Facelift

After your facelift procedure, you will want to take the best care of yourself after post-surgery. Here are some tips to think about after your surgery to assure you have the best results and feel and look your best afterward. Post Surgery Tips Minimize swelling and bruising. Some swelling and bruising is normal. These symptoms will peak during the first few days, but there are things you can do to minimize the swelling. Rest and sleep with your head elevated at a 45-90 degree angle. Use at least two pillows under your head or sit up in a chair and apply cool packs to your face to reduce swelling...

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What is the Best Age for A Facelift?

With so many people now living well into their nineties, finding ways to look as young as you feel goes without saying. Unfortunately, even with the healthiest of lifestyles, the natural aging process still happens. As we get older, one of the first places to show signs of aging is our faces. From hollowness under the eyes to premature jowl formation, your face can give the impression that you’re older than you feel. For this reason, many people consider their options for a facelift at some point. If you've been considering a facelift but aren't sure if now is the right time, then make sure to discuss your...

Why Do Cosmetic Surgeons Love Sculptra?

Metro Detroit area men and women seeking a long-lasting filler option to treat moderate to deep wrinkles may be candidates for Sculptra, an injectable treatment comprised of poly-L-lactic acid. Not only does it soften and smooth the surface layer of the skin, it helps to increase skin thickness and laxity by producing a natural result for patients with facial lipoatrophy. Bloomfield cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Zuliani, is a fan of Sculptra because of the lasting effects it provides his patients. In fact, clinical studies have shown that the outcomes from Sculptra can last up to two years, even after just the first treatment session. Safe and effective for most skin...

What to Know Before Getting EMSCULPT in Michigan

Do you have ab envy and live in Michigan? We have the *perfect* solution for you! Everyone knows that it can be difficult to get that treasured six-pack, even when eating clean and working out regularly.  That’s why EmSculpt, the newest service offered at Zuliani Facial Aesthetics, is an instant hit! This innovative new body contouring treatment stimulates muscle growth and fat destruction for a leaner, firmer abdomen and lifted backside. If you’ve dreamed of the day you’d find a non-invasive solution to perfect your body above and beyond what you could achieve in the gym, read on to find out how it works and how to...

Which to Pick: Facelift vs Neck Lift

When looking at your facial plastic surgery options, it can be overwhelming looking at the various choices you face. Thankfully, with a skilled plastic surgeon like Dr. Zuliani you’ll be guided to the best possible choice! Two of our most popular facial procedures are the facelift and neck lift, and to the untrained eye it can be difficult to figure out which one would benefit you most. Here’s a guide as to the benefits of each for you to review as you plan your consultation with Dr. Zuliani. What is a Facelift? Although the name implies this technique can rejuvenate the entire face, the facelift focuses mainly on the mid-face. This usually includes rejuvenating and...

Common Misconceptions About Facelifts

Plastic surgery patients have more options than ever before to beautify and lift their face. You can choose between injections, laser treatments, minimally invasive procedures or traditional facelift surgery. When it comes to surgery, you have the option of traditional, invasive procedures or less invasive surgeries with shorter downtimes. The number of options available has perhaps led to some misconceptions, myths and confusion about facelift surgery. If you’re considering a facelift and have some concern, speaking with a facial plastic surgeon beforehand will help you separate fact from fiction – read on for our answers to some of the most common misconceptions! Your Results Will Last Forever A facelift will help reverse...

Halo Laser Skin Resurfacing is a Game Changer

Laser skin resurfacing treatments are becoming an increasingly popular option for thousands of women and men who want a non-surgical way to rejuvenate their skin. As they age, many people are bothered by the fine lines, large pores, acne scars, wrinkles around the mouth and lax, dull skin that come with time and exposure to the sun. Now there is an easy answer for all of those concerns – the Halo laser skin resurfacing treatment! Before the Halo laser, those wanting to improve skin issues had a single choice. A “one size fits all,” powerfully ablative laser that could produce good but unpredictable results and had a long, painful recovery time...

Look Your Best With Our Minimally Invasive Facelift: the Z Lightning Lift™

In November we talked about the benefits of injectable fillers for your face and some of our preferred types, but at the end we mentioned some issues that just can't be solved by fillers.  Drooping & sagging of the mid-face, poor jawline contours, and skin laxity need a different approach.  In the past that might mean a traditional surgical facelift, however, today Dr. Zuliani has created a minimally invasive facelift that's achieving amazing results for women in their prime! The Z Lightning Lift: Our Exclusive Minimally Invasive Facelift Alternative Our exclusive minimally invasive facelift is the perfect way to lift, tighten, and tone your face to achieve a youthful...

We’re Thankful for these 6 Injectable Fillers For Your Face!

Injectable fillers for your face are well-known and loved for their ability to reduce many common signs of aging. With age, you may find yourself looking a bit more tired, even if you don’t feel that way. This is because lost volume often contributes to lines, wrinkles, sagginess, and under-eye hollows (which create dark circles) and result in an overall downturned or fatigued appearance. A lack of volume in other areas of your body can also noticeably contribute to an aged appearance. Versatile enough to improve these symptoms, facial injectable fillers can help you look bright-eyed and awake! Hyaluronic Acid Injectable Fillers For Your Face Restylane® is a popular, versatile line of cosmetic injectables that includes...

A Mini Facelift for Big Results

You don’t have to wait until the signs of aging have become an accepted part of life. With a mini facelift, Dr. Zuliani can address the emerging evidence of maturity that has begun to make an appearance. The mini lift is perfect for younger patients who are starting to notice the effects of the aging process but aren’t quite ready for the full facelift, as well as those who have already undergone a full lift but just want a touch-up to refresh their appearance. While it might sound like a lesser procedure, make no mistake about it, there’s nothing mini about the results.

Over 50? Here’s Your Anti-Aging Game Plan

You might still be on top of your skincare game these days, but long-forgotten damage from years past can creep up on you, leaving your conventional remedies lacking. To make matters worse, collagen and elastin production have all but stopped around this age which means that your skin is losing its ability to cope with the everyday stresses that it’s under. But don’t worry! Relief is just around the corner in Bloomfield Hills at Zuliani Facial Aesthetics. Here are the most powerful and effective skin treatments for those over 50:

A Few Questions to Consider When Choosing the Right Facelift Surgeon

Deciding on whether facelift surgery is right for you is one thing, but finding the right surgeon to perform your facelift surgery is a whole other matter. Having confidence in your surgeon can give you peace of mind knowing that he or she has the skills, training, and vision to rejuvenate your appearance safely and with the most natural results. Here we’ll take a look at how to choose the right facelift surgeon and what questions you should be asking.