Cost of a Tummy Tuck?

So, you have had your 2 children, and are now considering having a tummy tuck. You have heard about the procedure from your friends, and are doing your research. You have tried to lose weight with normal methods, exercise, diet, and everything in between. Sometimes however, going under the knife is the only real way […]

Dr. Paul J. Skoll – Get to know your doctor

Dr Paul J Skoll is a certified and registered plastic surgeon who graduated from the University of Cape Town (Medical School).  His private practice offers a full spectrum of cosmetic surgery, as well as a range of “non-surgical” procedures such as Botox. Not only is Dr Skoll a member of the Association of Plastic and […]

Doc Profile: Dr Dirk Lazarus

How long have you been in practice? I have been in practice since 1998. My practice is almost purely cosmetic although I also have an interest in cleft lip and palate surgery. What is the most popular procedure you perform, and why do you think this is? Botox is the most popular non surgical procedure […]

Eyelid Surgery

The effects of age on your skin are extensive and, over time, affect the appearance of your most personal features – particularly your eyes. Eyelid skin is significantly affected by UV rays, but is often neglected during the application of sunscreen. As you age you will find that excess skin will start obscuring the natural […]

Age and Pregnancy, the big question!

It’s quite common knowledge that the probability of a woman falling pregnant, decreases as she ages. Many doctors are of the opinion that by age 26, the odds start to move against you, as a female. The eggs of a woman become less viable, as she ages, and however frightening this may seem, it is […]