Labiaplasty Helps Women Firm Up After Childbirth

Labiaplasty is a popular procedure for women who are mothers but who have stopped having children and want to reshape their vagina to how it looked prior to childbirth. The surgery is meant to firm up the labia minor or … Continue reading

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Breast Lifts for Moms

Mothers have the hardest jobs in the world, and their efforts often take a toll on both their minds and bodies. Overworking, undereating, mental stress, lack of sleep–all of it contributes to the aging process. Breastfeeding might be great for … Continue reading

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Liposuction vs. Abdominoplasty: Which Do You Need?

Liposuction and abdominoplasty (or \”tummy tuck\”) have some things in common. Both aim to improve the contours of your body by removing unsightly fat that clings to you no matter how much you exercise. Because they share similar end goals, … Continue reading

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Buttock Implants vs. Fat Transfer: Which is Better?

Buttock augmentation is becoming increasingly popular for men and women. This may be because achieving the ideal shape through diet or exercise is difficult. If you want fuller, rounder buttocks, you have two augmentation options: fat transfer or implants. Each … Continue reading

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Popular Cosmetic Procedures for Men

Men have plastic surgery for several reasons. Your wife may have had a successful result from a procedure. You might think that you look older than you feel. You might be looking for more confidence in an office filled with … Continue reading

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Are You a Good Candidate for Liposuction?

Liposuction is a surgery that removes unwanted fat, firming up the contours of your body and leaving you looking and feeling leaner. It’s a very common procedure. Every year, nearly half a million Americans get liposuction. Before you join their … Continue reading

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The Arm Lift: Made popular by Michelle Obama!

Last year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons noted a major trend in the cosmetic procedures women were choosing to undergo. In the year 2000, there were only about 300 women who had arm lifts. By 2012, that number had … Continue reading

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Ultherapy Decolletage Treatment

Ritacca Cosmetic Surgery & Medspa is proud to be among the first providers of the Ultherapy Decolletage treatment in the Chicagoland area! In June 2014, the Ultherapy System received FDA-clearance to non-invasively treat the chest to improve lines and wrinkles … Continue reading

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Popular Plastic Surgery by Age Group

Is it ever too early for a nose job or too late for breast enhancement surgery? The answer to that question is between a patient and her (or his) plastic surgeon. Here are the five most popular cosmetic surgeries in … Continue reading

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Emerging Trends in Plastic Surgery

Experts on cosmetic surgery believe that fat removal, facial surgery and anti-aging will remain at the top of the heap of plastic surgery procedures. However, recent advances and newly approved FDA procedures promise less invasive techniques with more natural results. … Continue reading

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