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What to Do About Hair Loss Oct 6th, 2021

People normally shed 50-100 hairs each day, but if you’re losing more hair each day 一 and your hair growth cycles have stopped 一 you may be dealing with hair loss rather than regular shedding. Hormones, hereditary hair loss, tight hairstyles, vitamin deficiencies, and some medications are just a few...

Skin Benefits of PRP Therapy Sep 6th, 2021

Perhaps you’ve heard the buzz about PRP therapy? Platelet-rich plasma therapy is well known for its role in sports injury rehabilitation, but the perks of PRP aren’t just for athletes. PRP therapy can help you achieve healthy, glowing skin right here at AM Facial Plastics in Santa Barbara and Beverly...

Treatment Options for Sinusitis Aug 9th, 2021

Sinusitis is a condition in which your normally air-filled sinus cavities become inflamed. This can lead to facial pain and pressure, difficulty breathing, congestion, runny nose, fatigue, and fever. Chronic sinusitis can contribute to missed work days and a general unwell feeling. If you’re struggling with sinusitis and suspect your...

Stimulate Collagen Production With Ultherapy® Jul 13th, 2021

As you age, you naturally produce less collagen — and less collagen means lax skin. While many people consider a facelift to tighten skin and restore a youthful appearance, surgery isn’t your only option. Ultherapy® can lift the skin on your face without surgical intervention. This remarkable FDA-cleared procedure is...

Common Causes of Cellulite Jun 16th, 2021

Cellulite is one of the most common cosmetic complaints among women. This isn’t surprising considering that as many as 90% of women experience some degree of cellulite. In this article, Dr. Arash Moradzadeh of AM Facial Plastics — with locations in Santa Barbara and Beverly Hills, California — explains the...

Do You Have a Deviated Septum? May 26th, 2021

Rhinoplasty is perhaps the most well-known plastic surgery for the nose, but it’s not the only one. Septoplasty is another surgical procedure designed to correct structural abnormalities in your nose. Specifically, septoplasty can help correct a deviated septum.  As an expert in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Arash Moradzadeh...

Why You Shouldn't Let Just Anybody Administer Your Botox®️ or Fillers Apr 21st, 2021

Botox® Cosmetic is one of the most well-known injectable cosmetic procedures, and over the past several years, dermal fillers have become just as popular. Botox and fillers are the No.1 and No.2 most popular nonsurgical cosmetic procedures, respectively.  Because of this, injectables can be found in many spas, sometimes even...

What Changes Are Realistic When Seeking Rhinoplasty? Mar 1st, 2021

Nose jobs, medically known as rhinoplasty, are one of the most sought-after cosmetic surgeries in America. Nearly 220,000 Americans receive a nose job each year. Imperfections and crookedness are two common reasons why people seek rhinoplasty. Dr. Arash Moradzadeh recognizes that because your nose is a prominent feature on your...

Finish Off Your Weight Loss Journey With CoolSculpting® Feb 18th, 2021

Are you frustrated with troublesome pockets of fat that just won’t budge no matter how hard you exercise? Everyone’s body stores fat differently, and that’s why some people struggle with belly bulges while others complain more about the shape of their inner thighs or their arms — especially after you’ve worked...

Microneedling with PRP: The All-Natural, Surgery-Free Way to Take Years off Your Face Feb 10th, 2020

With modern advances in technology, it’s entirely possible to look as young as you feel. Microneedling with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has helped countless patients achieve their desired cosmetic results without long periods of downtime, invasive surgery, or breaking the bank.  Arash Moradzadeh, MD, in Beverly Hills, California, offers highly effective,...

Cellfina: The New FDA-Approved Cellulite-Reduction Treatment Feb 16th, 2016

For years women have been asking for a simple, non-invasive treatment for cellulite. Until now, physicians’ responses have been largely disappointing. There wasn’t really much that could be done. But as of last year, that has all changed. For the first time, the FDA has cleared a long-lasting and minimally...

Non Surgical Rhinoplasty – Procedure and Benefits Jan 25th, 2015

When it comes to cosmetic surgery, not everyone is keen about going under the knife to achieve the desired look. Sometimes, this can mean foregoing certain procedures. However, a rhinoplasty doesn’t have to be one of them. What is a Non Surgical Rhinoplasty?Unlike a traditional rhinoplasty, a non surgical rhinoplasty...

Rhinoplasty – Know Your Options Nov 28th, 2013

The prevalence of plastic surgery procedures in today’s world gives individuals the ability to alter their appearance in a way that is both functional and natural. More than ever before, patients seek procedures for rhinoplasty, whether this is for cosmetic or health reasons, or possibly both. Luckily, there are several...

Eradicating the Look of Fine Lines Oct 30th, 2013

For many, the visibility of fine lines along your cheeks and eyelids can be an uncomforting sight. Although these fine lines are typically accentuated when you smile, over time, wrinkles can become deeper and more visible. As a result of modern technology, there are now many treatments available to assist...

Gaining Confidence with the Latest Cosmetic Surgical Procedures Sep 27th, 2013

Cosmetic surgery has always been sought after. At AM Facial Plastics, you can take advantage of the latest techniques to achieve a fresher and younger appearance. One of those techniques is Ultherapy. Also known as the “weekend facelift”, this groundbreaking technique provides you with the benefit of tighter facial skin...

Eat This “Cousin Of The Cabbage” And Be A Better, Healthier, Younger Looking You! Mar 22nd, 2013

We’ve all heard it growing up, “eat your vegetables”. Back then, we didn’t truly understand why veggies will make you “big and strong,” but as adults we should have a better understanding as to why healthy nutrition is key to being healthy and looking healthy. Vegetables are not as satisfying...

Get your skin bright and fresh for spring Mar 19th, 2013

Most of you loved spending hours in the sun, but now your skin is paying the price. Even years after your ” sun bathing days,” sun damage can show up as brown spots and uneven skin coloring on noticeable areas such as your face, chest, arms, hands or shoulders. Luckily,...