The Wall Center for Plastic Surgery Blog

The Wall Center for Plastic Surgery

Labiaplasty: What is it Good For?

Posted on


By:

Have you heard of labiaplasty? Not everybody has. The labia are the external folds of skin that surround the vulva, the skin that covers the clitoris and vaginal opening. Labiaplasty is a cosmetic surgical procedure to make the labia—either the labia majora or labia minora (or both)—smaller, although sometimes it’s done to create labia where…

Read More

Are Teen Plastic Surgeries on the Upswing?

Posted on


By:

Here in Shreveport, we perform plastic surgery on teens, although the procedures focus on procedures to adjust physical features that are appropriate for a teenager, such as a rhinoplasty to reduce and remodel a large nose; otoplasty (ear) surgery for teens with ears that are protuberant (although otoplasties are performed on children as young as…

Read More
Woman looks off to the side, showing her sculpted cheekbones and jawline. (model)

How To Get More Defined Cheekbones: 4 Solutions for Flat Cheeks

Posted on


By:

If your cheeks are flat and lack definition due to aging, weight loss or simple genetics, they can cause you to look older, deflated, and even a bit more masculine. If you're wondering how to get more defined cheeks, there are various methods to contour the cheeks to add volume, giving the face natural-looking symmetry,…

Read More

Do you know your Breast Implant Warranties?

Posted on


By:

Here’s good news for those of you with breast implants. Unlike those who receive hip or knee implants, patients who have breast implants receive warranties that can be put into play if they need replaced. Although the implant companies, Allergan and Mentor Corp., which combined sell about 99% of the breast implants in the US, don’t…

Read More
Luxury guest suites

Considering laser liposuction? SAFELipo a better alternative

Posted on


By:

We have seen a dramatic and, unfortunate, increase over the past few years in patients who come to us from all over the US after having been disfigured by laser liposuction procedures. In many instances, unqualified physicians performed these procedures. While liposuction has gained acceptance and popularity, not all treatments and providers are able to…

Read More
Acetaminophen pills

FDA Warns about Acetaminophen in Prescription Drugs

Posted on


By:

The FDA has issued a warning this month about the presence (and danger) of acetaminophen in prescription pain drugs, such as Vicodin, Percocet, Lortab, Fioricet, and Roxicet, although nearly all prescription pain drugs contain some acetaminophen. The problem is, the labels on these drugs make it hard to identify how much acetaminophen is in them.…

Read More
Joanna Poole, APRN - NP

Study: Supplement Increases Botox Effectiveness by 93%

Posted on


By:

A new study, performed in Houston at the Methodist Hospital showed that ingesting a certain supplement combination for 4 days prior to getting Botox would increase the Botox results by 93%. Dr. Charles Soparkar, an oculoplastic surgeon, and his fellow researchers, proved that a combination of organic zinc plus the enzyme phytase increased Botox results…

Read More
Lindsay Lohan featuring her lips

How to avoid trout pout

Posted on


By:

Between court appearances and rehab Lindsay Lohan apparently found time to visit a plastic surgeon to plump her lips to unnatural proportions.  Freaky Friday, indeed!  Check out Lindsay’s trout pout in 2009. We here at our Louisiana plastic surgery practice, believe strongly that lip augmentation should look beautiful and natural—not a trout pout like Lindsay Lohan’s…

Read More

Smoking linked to Adult Acne, Study Says

Posted on


By:

Just in case you need one more reason to quit smoking, did you know that smoking increases the potential to develop acne in adulthood? According to research published in the November issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, a specific type of acne in adult women is tied directly to smoking. Dr.…

Read More
Contact