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Is Liquid Rhinoplasty Right for Me?
May 16, 2019 By Anita Sethna, MD, FACS

liquid rhinoplastyWhile rhinoplasty is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries performed worldwide, it can be extremely complex. Liquid rhinoplasty, on the other hand, offers a nonsurgical option to help improve the shape of your nose while avoiding costly surgery and a long recovery. This relatively new, nonsurgical alternative may not be the best solution for everyone, though. That’s why it’s important to consult with a cosmetic surgeon before deciding between liquid or surgical rhinoplasty. During a consultation, you’ll be able to ask questions, share concerns and discuss the outcomes you hope to achieve — all of which will help you make the best possible decision.

What is Liquid Rhinoplasty?

Nonsurgical rhinoplasty involves using dermal fillers (also used in many other facial procedures to reverse signs of aging) to fill in or lift parts of the nose. This form of injectable can “plump up” targeted areas, as well as reshape and lift tissue — for example, to fill in the area around a pronounced bump on the bridge of the nose or to help lift the tip of the nose.

How is Liquid Rhinoplasty Performed?

During the procedure, your doctor will apply numbing cream to the [...]

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Helmet Safety for Your Child and Teen
May 16, 2019 By Emory Healthcare

Bike Helmet SafetyYour child’s helmet should fit properly and be:
  • Well maintained
  • Age appropriate
  • Worn consistently and correctly
  • Appropriately certified for use
While there is no concussion-proof helmet, a helmet can help protect your child or teen from a serious brain or head injury. Even with a helmet, it is important for your child or teen to avoid hits to the head.
 

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