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Ask Ellen About About Our Latest Technology: Collagen Induction Therapy!

 
Q: “I’ve heard about Micro-Needling on the TV show, “The Doctors,” described as the latest Hollywood Secret…tell me more??!”
Ellen: Well you’re correct, Micro-Needling, also known as Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT), is a hot topic in the non-surgical skin care revolution and rightly so! It’s an innovative technology to rejuvenate the skin without injuring the protective epidermal layer.  » Read more

Ask Ellen About Dermal Fillers

 
Q: “Why are soft tissue fillers so popular?”
Ellen: “Fillers” have become mainstream as non-surgical procedures due to their versatility in treating a variety of facial conditions. Popular uses include minimizing some wrinkles, making the lips fuller, disguising some scars, enhancing cheek shape and even minimizing the appearance of under eye bags and shadows.  » Read more

Ask Ellen About Liposuction

 
Q: “I’m thinking about non-surgical lipo, like Cool Sculpt or Smart Lipo, for my belly, hips and thighs. I heard the recovery is less time and it’s more affordable…Ellen, what do you think?”
Ellen: The “Gold Standard” for liposuction remains the Tumescent Technique which is still the most successful and efficient for great results in body contouring.  » Read more

Ask Ellen About Breast Reduction & Breast Lift

 
Q: “Ever since I hit puberty my breasts have been excessively large even though I’m super skinny. It’s so embarrassing that I wear sweatshirts to hide them. Plus, the weight of my breasts is killing my shoulders and neck. I’m in my early twenties and am devastated by the idea of living like this the rest of my life.  » Read more

Ask Ellen About Breast Augmentation

 
Q:  “I’m in my forties and after nursing my three beautiful children my breasts quite literally look like pancakes. I really miss the days when my breasts were full and perky. I finally have the time and means to do something for myself. Is it ridiculous to get a breast augmentation at my age?”  » Read more

Ask Ellen about Aging Over 50!

 
Q:  “I just turned 50 and it’s not my imagination…my waistline is thicker! I’m eating less…doing tons of crunches–nothing’s working. Help!”
Ellen:  Oh brother, that “thickening” is a topic close to my heart- and waist. First of all, I applaud you for choosing to stick to your “size!”  And here’s the deal:  eating less food and doing more cardio isn’t going to cut it.  » Read more

Ellen’s Product Pick For January

Dr. Ellen Mahony values her patients’ trust in her skills. To show her appreciation, she regularly offers exciting specials on her most popular plastic surgery procedures and medspa treatments in Westport, CT. Take advantage of these promotional offers today. Call us at (203) 221-0102 or request a consultation online now.  » Read more

Ask Ellen About Blepharoplasty

 
Q:  “I’d love to be able to remove the droop in my eyelids and the puffiness under my eyes, but do I have time before the Holidays?  I guess it’s because there are sooo many parties coming up…everytime I look in the mirror all I see is “old and tired,”  » Read more

Surgeon Strives to Empower Women

By Vanessa Inzitari
From The Daily Westport
Starting and running your own business is a challenge. And for women, it can be especially daunting, says Dr. Ellen Mahony, a board certified plastic surgeon in Westport. That’s why she started Women in Power, a networking group for businesswomen.
Ellen is the president of Women in Power,  » Read more

Ask Ellen About Liquid Facelift

 
Q:  “Is a Liquid Facelift for me?”
No matter how much sleep I get, I still feel like I look tired. My skin looks dull and sagging.  I’ve noticed wrinkles that are way more pronounced and even feel like I look a bit “jowly” around my chin.   » Read more