As we age, it is common to gain volume in areas of the body where it is least welcome, such as the hips and abdomen. With the face, the opposite is true. Time robs our cheeks, lips, jawlines and chins of fullness and elasticity. It happens as a result of diminished collagen in the skin, as well as the tendency of facial fat to become depleted.
City of London plastic surgeon Miles Banwell, PhD, FRCS(Plast) offers the facial microfat transfer procedure to restore the full, youthful facial appearance you remember. He uses your own fat cells — the ones that have added unexpected plumpness to love handles or the stomach — and injects small amounts of these cells under the skin in facial areas that appear gaunt or hollow. Continue reading “Facial Microfat Transfer FAQs”
If you’ve been successful at losing a significant amount of weight recently, congratulations. With all of the high-calorie, supersize food temptations that surround us, it takes a steady determination to change your weight and BMI dramatically.
Experienced City of London plastic surgeon Miles Banwell, PhD, FRCS(Plast), knows that achieving your goal can sometimes be as bittersweet as the blackberry jam you gave up. The scale may say you are slim, but your mirror keeps reminding you that your weight loss was uneven. There are lumps in places, perhaps folds of loose skin, and certain areas that seem to have changed little as overall weight declined.
That is where body contouring plays a role. Whether your weight loss was the result of bariatric surgery or you simply had the courage to make a plan and stick to it, it may be time to consider one of these effective body contouring procedures to refine your body profile: Continue reading “The Benefits of Body Contouring After Weight Loss”
If you are considering surgery to reshape and revitalize your breasts, you may be surprised to learn that there are several different surgeries: breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lift and combinations thereof.
The first step is to discuss your goals with an experienced, widely respected plastic surgeon. For hundreds of satisfied patients, that trusted professional is City of London plastic surgeon Miles Banwell, PhD, FRCS(Plast). Continue reading “Which Breast Surgery Is Right for You?”
Approximately 40 to 60 percent of all men have some form of gynecomastia, a medical condition referred to by many people as “man boobs.” Many men with gynecomastia struggle to feel confident due to excessively large, woman-like breasts.
Trusted London plastic surgeon Mr Miles Banwell has helped hundreds of men with gynecomastia reclaim their physique and self-confidence. Here, he answers common questions regarding gynecomastia. Continue reading “Common Questions About Gynecomastia”
Facelift is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures, but it is also one of the most misunderstood. Mr Miles Banwell is here to set the record straight. Read on to find out what exactly facelift can and cannot do. Continue reading “What Facelift Can and Cannot Do”
Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, is a great option for rejuvenating tired, aged eyes. As with all cosmetic procedures, timing is important. If you have been considering eyelid surgery but have been putting it off, Mr Miles Banwell of Attune Clinic shares four signs it’s time to schedule surgery. Continue reading “How to Know It’s Time to Have Eyelid Surgery”
Dermal fillers are popular cosmetic treatments because they are minimally invasive, relatively low risk and don’t involve extensive downtime. They are also versatile and can be used to address several aging and skin concerns. Read on as Mr Miles Banwell of Attune Clinic discusses some of the cosmetic issues he corrects with dermal fillers. Continue reading “The Versatility of Dermal Fillers”
Liposuction and CoolSculpting are two popular fat removal cosmetic procedures with distinct differences. At Attune Clinic, Mr Miles Banwell meets and works with each individual patient to determine the best treatment for his or her cosmetic goals.
Read on as Mr Banwell compares liposuction and CoolSculpting in detail. Continue reading “How Does CoolSculpting Compare to Liposuction?”
Rhinoplasty is a surgical procedure that modifies the size, shape and proportions of the nose for a more harmonious overall facial appearance. When performed by a qualified plastic surgeon, rhinoplasty can have a tremendously positive effect on an individual’s appearance and self-confidence.
If you are considering rhinoplasty, Mr Miles Banwell recommends you take the time to research the procedure and your surgeon thoroughly, including browsing through his or her before-and-after photos. Here, we discuss signs of a good rhinoplasty procedure. Continue reading “Signs of a Good Rhinoplasty Procedure”
Combining plastic surgery procedures is a popular option today, especially among facial rejuvenation patients. In most cases, the effects of aging affect multiple facial areas at once, and undergoing two or more cosmetic procedures offers the best chance at comprehensive results. At Attune Clinic, Mr Miles Banwell has met with hundreds of patients who wish to turn back the clock on facial aging. Here, the respected plastic surgeon shares the perks of combining facial rejuvenation procedures. Continue reading “The Perks of Combining Facial Rejuvenation Procedures”