Dr. Shaun Parson Plastic Surgery Blog

Welcome to my introductory blog about wine. Many of you may not know it, but I recently passed a series of tests so that I could become certified as a Sommelier. I think I did this to challenge myself a little, but also did it...

Microneedling with PRP (platelet rich plasma) is an innovative skin care technology that can help with many skin imperfections. This procedure uses a device that creates tiny pinholes in the skin. This tricks the skin into thinking it is damaged. As a result, collagen is...

Perhaps you are considering breast implants and are increasingly confused by the choices given you. Science is always moving forward and discovering new ways to improve formulas and techniques, and the science of plastic surgery is no different. As you become educated in the world of...

If you struggle with certain skin conditions and wish you could start anew when it comes to your face, a chemical peel may be the answer. A chemical peel involves the use of chemicals to create new skin. Peels were very popular in the 1990s and...

To get rid of wrinkles, many people turn to Botox for a more youthful appearance. Botox is a neurotoxin that is used not only for cosmetic purposes but also to help manage muscle spasms, migraine headaches, overactive bladder and excessive sweating. If you’re considering Botox for...

Size matters when it comes to breasts implants. And it's not just about what one person may consider being attractive. What it does have to do with is not only the size the woman desires but also what size implant the woman’s body will safely accommodate. Of...

Being a mom is such a wonderful experience, and most mothers wouldn’t trade being pregnant and having that beautiful baby for anything in the world. However, there is no doubt that what pregnancy can do to a woman's body is something we would love to...

Are you still living with the effects of dealing with acne in your teens – decades later? Acne scars – like most scars – may fade over time, but they rarely disappear completely. Fortunately, several skin care options can reduce the appearance of acne scarring...

Breast ptosis or breast sagging is an issue not uncommon as women age. There are quite a few factors involved in ptosis, including gravity, weight gain, weight loss, the number of pregnancies and the skin's overall elasticity. The good news is breast ptosis can be easily...

You've had a breast augmentation surgery and are now wondering what happens when you're pregnant. This is a very common concern for future moms. Rest assured, women who undergo breast augmentation and then become pregnant at a later date have very little or no significant...