Using the COVID-19 Quarantine to Recover From Plastic Surgery

The COVID-19 pandemic has shifted the way we work, learn and connect with loved ones. Virtual communication via Zoom, Skype or FaceTime has replaced face-to-face meetings with coworkers and socializing with friends or extended family. One unexpected side effect of relying heavily on Zoom or FaceTime is that it can call attention to perceived physical … Continue Reading →

The Benefits of Facelift

Facelift in Portland

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, facelift was one of the top five cosmetic surgical procedures performed in 2019. Despite facelift’s popularity, some people remain in the dark about the potential benefits — or worse, believe negative stereotypes about the procedure (e.g., patients always look frozen or artificial after surgery). If you are … Continue Reading →

Laser Skin Rejuvenation for Sun-Damaged Skin

Laser Skin Rejuvenation in Portland

Treating skin problems caused by sun exposure with more light may seem paradoxical — but in the hands of a trusted practitioner like Dr. David Magilke and our team, it is actually very safe and effective. Our light-based, in-office procedures can help you recapture a smooth, even skin tone and texture without surgery. Read on … Continue Reading →

The Eyes Have It – How Blepharoplasty Can Improve Your Appearance

Blepharoplasty in Portland

The effects of the aging process are not kind to the eyes. Despite getting plenty of sleep, eating healthfully and having plenty of energy, your eyes may not reflect your energy and vigor. Fortunately, a surgical procedure called blepharoplasty (a.k.a., eyelid surgery or eyelid lift) can correct cosmetic issues affecting your upper eyelids, lower eyelids … Continue Reading →

Myths About Sagging Skin

Sagging skin is a cosmetic problem that most people eventually deal with during their lives. Over time, the body produces less collagen and elastin, two proteins that keep the skin firm and toned. This causes the skin to droop and sag as you age. The Portland Face Doctor’s Dr. David Magilke meets with many men … Continue Reading →

Essential Summer Skin Care Tips

If you’re like most people, you probably look forward to summer all year long. Once the weather gets warmer, you are likely eager to put away your jackets, sweaters and boots for the summer. But before you do, The Portland Face Doctor’s Dr. David Magilke would like to go over some essential summer skin care … Continue Reading →

Signs of a Good Rhinoplasty Procedure

If you are considering rhinoplasty, there are several decisions you will need to make, but none more important than the surgeon that will perform the surgery. Rhinoplasty is a highly complex procedure that should only be trusted to a trained, skilled and experienced surgeon. A surgeon’s before-and-after photo gallery and patient testimonials are a great … Continue Reading →