Facelift Surgery: What to Expect During a Consultation

If you are interested in having a facelift and have scheduled a preliminary consultation with a trusted plastic surgeon, you can expect to be given a wealth of information during the initial meeting. Surgeons will provide a broad overview of … Continue reading

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Forehead Lift Surgery 101

A forehead lift, sometimes called a brow lift, is a procedure to improve the appearance lines and furrows in or around the forehead, such as frown lines or creases. It is also an effective way to correct sagging brows that … Continue reading

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Open vs. Closed Rhinoplasty Surgery

Sometimes referred to as nose reshaping or a nose job, rhinoplasty is a cosmetic surgery used to improve the appearance of the nose or to correct structural defects in the nose that can impair breathing. In the hands of a … Continue reading

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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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