At Balikian Facial Plastic Surgery we know guys want to look good too. The stigma behind men’s plastic surgery is now fading. Men are now having procedures done to stay competitive in the workplace, feel more youthful or just to look as good as they feel.
When deciding to have a cosmetic procedure done it is imperative to choose a surgeon who can deliver natural results. To receive natural results a man should see a plastic surgeon who focuses on the face. Dr. Balikian knows that different techniques are needed for men compared to women, and will always maintain a masculine look. Dr. Balikian is an experienced, double board certified, Facial Plastic Surgeon with a keen knowledge of the intricate anatomy of the face, head and neck.
Our goal at Balikian Facial Plastic Surgery, is to insure all of our patients are as comfortable as possible. Dr. Balikian and his Aesthetic injectors utilize the smallest needles available and will use a numbing cream to achieve this goal. The staff has the flexibility to schedule same week appointments with our Aesthetic injectors. If requested, we can accommodate our patients to utilize the private entrance to avoid sitting in the waiting room. After your procedure you will be able to go back to work, or play on the golf course without anybody knowing. Chances are your buddies are already doing it.
What it does: Botox is used to help relax expression lines (wrinkles) in the upper face and around the eyes. It makes the face look more youthful and the expressions less harsh. This is used for both prevention and treatment of wrinkles.
Skin treatment time: 15-30 minutes
Lasting effect: 3-6 months
Average Cost: $250-$500
What it does: Injectable fillers are used to fill in folds and wrinkles around the mouth and nose. Fillers can also add volume to areas that have hollowed out like the cheeks and jawline. As well as helping the bags under your lower eyelids. Common fillers are Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma and Radiesse.
Skin treatment time: 30 minutes
Lasting effect: 6 months up to 2 years
Average Cost: $300 and up
What it does: Kybella is a prescription medicine used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin (submental fat), also called “double chin.”
Skin treatment time: 30 minutes
Downtime: Low downtime including possible swelling and bruising.
Lasting effect: Kybella causes the destruction of fat cells. Once destroyed, those cells cannot store or accumulate fat.
Average Cost: $600 and up
What it does: The CoolSculpting procedure safely delivers precisely controlled cooling to gently and effectively target the fat cells underneath the skin. Treated fat cells are crystalized (frozen), then die. Over time, your body naturally processes the fat and eliminates these dead cells, leaving a more sculpted you.
Skin treatment time: 1 hour per treatment
Lasting effect: CoolSculpting results are long term, because treated fat cells are gone for good.
Average Cost: $550 and up
What it does: Removes hair from any area on the body.
Skin treatment time: 15 minutes to 1 hour
Lasting effect: Hair may grow back, but it is usually lighter and easier to remove after a series of treatments.
Average Cost: $499 and up per treatment
What it does: Fades the appearance of skin imperfections caused by the sun, and uneven skin tones caused by brown and red spots.
Skin treatment time: 30-45 minutes
Downtime: Skin may be slightly red for about an hour after treatment rarely up to 24 hours after treatment.
Lasting effect: 6 months to 2 years based on sun exposure.
Average Cost: $150 and up
Rhinoplasty, commonly known as a “nose job”, can be improved in structure (for strength and longevity), for (aesthetics) and function (preserving or enhancing proper breathing).
Commonly known as eyelid surgery, is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures for men, and it is growing in popularity every year. Eyelid Surgery can reverse the signs of aging in the eyes by removing excess skin and fatty tissue.
Facelift is a surgical procedure that improves visible signs of aging in the face and neck. Such as sagging in the middle of your face or deep creases below the lower eyelids.
For more information or to schedule a consultation, please call Balikian Facial Plastic Surgery today at (951) 719-2950 or use our online appointment request form.