Gynecomastia and Marijuana

Gynecomastia, or excess male breast tissue, is an embarrassing problem that afflicts up to 70 percent of men. Recent research has indicated a connection between smoking marijuana and developing male breasts. Indeed, weed is now the leading cause of man boobs among men aged 18 to 35. At Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery, our board-certified…

Can Smoking Weed Give You Man Boobs?

Can Smoking Weed Give You Man Boobs?

As a man, having gynecomastia, or excess breast tissue can be embarrassing. It can occur even in otherwise fit, muscular men, and it can leave men afraid to take off their shirts at the pool or in front of an intimate partner. Up to 70 percent of men will experience this during their lifetime. Gynecomastia is…

How Long Do Breast Implants Last?

Breast implants are not designed to be permanent and may need replacing at some point. Most breast implants will last for at least ten to twenty years, though. Many breast implants are also covered by warranty, so if it ruptures or fails in some way during the warranty period, you can get it replaced for…

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Who Is a Good Liposuction Candidate?

Liposuction is an incredibly popular procedure that can help you contour your body. It’s a great way to lose inches of stubborn fat in targeted areas. On the other hand, it’s not a great way to actually lose weight. The best liposuction candidates are already at or near a stable, healthy weight and are committed to…

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What Causes Rippling in Breast Implants?

Rippling is one of the more common side effects of breast augmentation. Breast implants are malleable so that they look and feel more natural in the breasts. However, this malleability means that they can also ripple. Visible rippling is less common than rippling that you can feel but not see. It does happen, though, especially in…

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When Can I Wear a Bra after Breast Augmentation?

Following breast augmentation, a compression garment or supportive bra will be needed to help reduce swelling and discomfort while improving results. These bra alternatives will also serve to protect your incisions from irritation, helping to improve your overall experience. Depending on factors unique to your breast augmentation surgery, you may be able to resume wearing a…

Rhinoplasty

Test Your Rhinoplasty IQ

Are you curious about nose surgery? Take our short rhinoplasty IQ test to see how much you know about this procedure. If you would like to learn about your candidacy for rhinoplasty, the board-certified plastic surgeons at Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery are here to help. Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic procedure that is designed to address imperfections…

Financing Your Plastic Surgery

Financing Your Plastic Surgery

At Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery, we’re committed to making sure your desired procedure fits into your budget. We offer a variety of financing options to address your unique needs. During your consultation, we’ll discuss these options with you in detail and assist you in filling out any necessary paperwork. The infographic below also provides some ideas…