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 →

How to Spring Clean Your Skin Care Routine

Expert Skin Care Routine in Portland

When you think about spring cleaning, you probably imagine packing away winter coats and decluttering the pantry. But your closet and kitchen aren’t the only things that could use a refresh right now. Your skin care routine could probably benefit from some spring cleaning, too. Read on for a few tips from Dr. David Magilke … Continue Reading →

Benefits of Combining Multiple Facial Plastic Surgery Procedures

Benefits of Combining Multiple Facial Plastic Surgery Procedures in Portland

Dr. David Magilke deeply believes in offering patients a personalized approach to plastic surgery. Your vision, goals and priorities are unlike anyone else’s, and you deserve a completely customized treatment plan. Depending on your needs, Dr. Magilke may recommend combining multiple facial procedures into a single surgery. In this post, he discusses some of the … Continue Reading →

What Is the Rapid Recovery Facelift?

A Rapid Recovery Lift is a cosmetic procedure that offers some of the benefits of a facelift with less downtime and recovery. If you are primarily concerned about signs of aging in your neck and along your jawline, you may want to consider a Rapid Recovery Lift. In this post, Dr. David Magilke explains how … Continue Reading →