Is Social Media Creating a Demand in Facial Procedures?

Posted February 28, 2017

Nowadays, it seems that everyone is uploading all of their personal experiences to social media feeds, and because of this, people are becoming more aware of their facial appearance. It has caused us to focus on how our faces appear in photos, which has prompted a demand for facial procedures such as injectables, fillers, and […]

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Start the New Year With a Fresh Face

Posted February 20, 2017

The new year is here, and many of you have been making resolutions for a “better you” in 2017. With a new wave of non-surgical treatments, many people can meet their goals this year without ever going near an operating table. Dr. Persky offers a variety of facial procedures that are less invasive so you […]

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When You Look Marvelous… Millennials, Botox, and Natural Beauty

Posted May 19, 2016

Billy Crystal’s Saturday Night Live character Fernando said things like, “When you look marvelous, you feel marvelous” and “Remember, it’s better to look good than feel good!” Well he may not have been too far off. Recent studies have studied the effect of the neuromodulators Botox®, Dysport®, and Xeomin® on depression. The studies have shown […]

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The Four Most Popular Men’s Facial Aesthetic Treatments

Posted February 11, 2016

Men deserve to look good too! We are often asked, “Doc, what percent of your patients are men?”  Historically, about 10-15% of our facial aesthetic patients have been men.  With recent non-invasive, non-surgical treatments that are quick, easy, safe, effective, and require no downtime or much follow up, more men are seeking facial cosmetic treatments. […]

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Complimentary Expert Facial Analysis, Michael Persky, MD

Posted October 21, 2015

The three comments that I often hear both in the office and socially are: “Dr. Persky,can you tell when someone has had some plastic surgery done?”  “Doc, why does everyone who has plastic surgery look the same?”   “I want to look better, but I don’t want those big apple cheeks and hugh lips!” We […]

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Rejuvenating Hands Encino, Los Angeles, Ca

Posted June 23, 2015

As stated by Dr. Persky, MD, Persky Sunder Facial Plastic Surgery, Encino: Points from the Video: 00:32- The most popular filler for adding volume to the hands is radiesse; 00:50- Radiesse is very malleable, and so when we inject it, we just massage it into place; 01:05- We will often combine laser resurfacing at the […]

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Overdoing Plastic Surgery Encino, Los Angeles, Ca

Posted June 23, 2015

As stated by Dr Michael Persky, MD, Persky Sunder Facial Plastic Surgery, Encino: Points from the Video: 00:14- There is a very-very small percentage of patients who really get endorphin type release and happiness with a procedure; 00:50- We have to evaluate whether it is something that is beneficial to the patient; 01:10- If I […]

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