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An Attitude of Excellence: 5 Steps to Becoming an Excellent Person

As I reflect on 2017, I realize that I’ve learned a few lessons on attitude that were long overdue. These reflections may not be revolutionary to readers but for those of us who keep banging up against the same doors and wondering why they aren’t opening, well…read on and maybe you’ll find some pointers for your own journey.  » Read more

THE Holiday Beauty PREP Routine

…aka Boot Camp for the uber Seasonal Glow!
While some of you may already have switched out your closets for winter, mine are still packed with sandals, t-shirts and shorts—where did the summer go?!  With that said, let me impress upon you that in a mere six weeks, we’ll be full on into another season and,  » Read more

Where’s My Hair?!

About a year ago I noticed when showering that quite a few hairs were exiting my scalp.  At first I paid this minimal attention but a few weeks later, I realized that I could look ‘right through’ my hair as though each strand was standing alone in a nearly empty forest.    » Read more

Fall is here

Living in the northeast we have, what I think, is a lovely way to mark the different phases of the year with our distinct seasons. They bring about changes in weather, scenery (ready to see those Fall leaves!) and wardrobe that help us ease into a new pace of life and move differently for a few months.  » Read more

The Low Down on the “O” Shot

O Shot Special

I have to say, I’m very impressed with the results I’m seeing with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and its application for both hair restoration and facial rejuvenation. It’s been very popular at the office, and of course, I had to try it myself.   Bottom line:  it works really well for skin and hair!  » Read more

PRP – The Future of Skin Rejuvenation

PRP special

I get asked a lot of questions about various plastic surgery procedures – at the gym, at cocktail parties and, of course, from patients during consultations. Most of the time I find myself busting various myths or scaling back the hype that has been built up on TV and in magazines.  » Read more

Four Things to Consider About Breast Lifts

There is nothing more frustrating for a woman looking forward to firm, high, perky breasts and then finding out that she’s actually a borderline (or better) candidate for a breast lift, aka mastopexy. She probably thinks “How could this be?  All those pictures on the internet look just like me and they just have implants?” And also,  » Read more

3 Reasons Why Getting Plastic Surgery Won’t Turn You Into a Kardashian

Although I’ve never been a mom, and it’s a little late for me to join that elite class of women, I think I have at least one thing in common with all of the mothers reading this and coming to see me in my Westport office: we don’t view plastic surgery in the same way as the Kardashians.   » Read more

The Ideal Implant:  a Game Changer for Breast Augmentation!

Finally….the “ideal” breast implant is here!  I’ve been waiting a long time for these to appear and am delighted to introduce them to Fairfield County and Connecticut.   Get in line ladies, these are going to be a true game changer! Read all about why I LOVE these IDEAL implants on our procedures page here.  » Read more

More Isn’t Necessarily Better

multiple surgeries

These days, many patients come in for their consultations with me more informed than ever due to the wealth of plastic surgery information and images on the internet. I love these patients because our time together in consultation – and throughout the entire surgery experience – feels even more like a partnership,  » Read more