Reasons for Calf Implant Surgery

Do you work out frequently but find that you can’t attain that sculpted, symmetrical body shape you’re looking for no matter what you do? You’re not alone. Many healthy, athletic people find that, even after a lifetime of staying in … Continue reading

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5 Things You NEED and WANT to Know about Cool Sculpting

Cool sculpting is a revolutionary way to eliminate unwanted body fat. It uses a vacuum action applicator to lift the fat in between two cooling plates. The cold energy is transferred into the fat cells, crystallizing and killing the fat … Continue reading

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Evolution of Hair Removal Practices

Today, millions of men and women seek solutions for hair removal.  The good news is that these means are tried and true; safe and effective practices are the standard today, but that was not always the case. The earliest of … Continue reading

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Fighting Female Hair Loss; Have You Taken Your Vitamins Today?

Did you know that nearly half of all women report thinning or loss of hair by age 50? Many often attribute this loss or thinning hair solely to genetics.  However, excess strain on the follicle or strand by way of hair … Continue reading

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Liposuction for Men

Men have the disadvantage of having both visceral and subcutaneous fat deposits on the abdomen. Visceral fat is protected by muscle, but subcutaneous fat is easily reached and with minimal risk. Liposuction can help reduce fat and improve the figure … Continue reading

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Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa Announces Hair Restoration Division

April 1, 2015 (Vernon Hills, IL) – Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa located in northwest suburbs of Illinois has recently launched a new division of business, Hair Restoration. The Ritacca name has been successfully branded for over 15 years with … Continue reading

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Facial Implants vs Fillers

If you are like many women, you might notice a loss of volume in your cheeks. When you have cheeks that are rounder and more defined, you tend to have a more youthful appearance. They can also help to make … Continue reading

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Buttock Augmentation: Top Rising Cosmetic Surgery in 2014

Have you ever looked in the mirror and dreamed of a larger, well-shapen butt? Then maybe you’ve been contemplating one of most popular plastic surgeries of 2014: buttock augmentation. It seems the media has made having the perfect butt the … Continue reading

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Medical Reasons for a Labiaplasty Procedure

Labiaplasty is when plastic surgery is performed on the labia, or lips, of the vaginal opening. The labia consists of two regions: the labia minora and the labia majora. The labia minora refers to the inner lips and the labia … Continue reading

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What to Expect During an Eyelid Surgery

Whether it’s done for aesthetic reasons or to restore functionality, eyelid surgery is a simple, outpatient procedure with a relatively short, easy recovery period. Eyelid surgery, which is technically known as blepharoplasty, can be performed on the upper eyelids, lower … Continue reading

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