Aging Optional!

Getting older…inevitable, Aging OPTIONAL! Looking your best at any age can be as simple as setting daily regimen for health skin.  As we age, our skin gets thinner, becomes more dry and pigmentation irregularities become more apparent. Here are a few ways to slow down the aging process and prevent…
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Botox Brow Lift

What is a Botox brow lift? On a daily basis, we get patients calling our office to schedule their “Botox Brow Lift”.  I perform surgical brow lifts which I physically lift up the muscles and skin of the forehead to lift the sagging eyebrows and tighten the skin. The surgical…
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Summer is Gone!

But some of the skin changes are still there! And this is a perfect time to consider reversing these issues. You may see more brown spots, visible blood vessels, texture irregularities or fine lines and wrinkles. The good news, winter is a perfect time to correct some of the damage….
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Anatomy of Aging

There are many ways that our face changes over time. Skin descends, volume disappears, muscles sag and relax, bone structure is resorbed. Here are some interesting images of mother and daughter to help you understand the process. Let us help you turn the clock back by addressing some or all…
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Appeal of the peel

So what is the appeal of a skin peel? When we’re talking about peels we are talking about skin care and improving the quality of the skin on the surface. The perfect time to do this would be in the fall when you just start to see the summer changes…
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New Filler Now at Aesthetic Associates Centre!

RHA Collection – Only Buffalo Practice Offering it! September 14, 2020 The #RHACollection is here! RHA®, Resilient Hyaluronic Acid, is designed to treat dynamic wrinkles and folds. The Aesthetic Associates Centre for Plastic Surgery is currently the only practice in all of Buffalo to offer this advanced filler technology. Your skin is designed to…
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I Hate My Neck!

Neck Rejuvenation- What you need to know “I hate my neck”.  How many times do I hear that in one week!  It seems that as we age, the first area to show our age and wrinkles is the neck.  Why?  Because of the thin nature of the skin and the…
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Dilutox

Have you been the victim of Dilutox? You know, when you finally get some Botox and it just doesn’t seem to last very long? This is most likely due to a provider diluting the Botox, Dysport or Jeuveau with excessive amounts of liquid and thus undertreating an area. Usually, when…
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Mask(ac)ne

Maskne (or mask-related acne) breakouts are becoming part of the “new normal”. Aggravating as the COVID epidemic is, it may becoming increasingly difficult to maintain healthy skin while wearing a mask. I for one have never had issue with my skin getting irritated due to waring a mask in surgery….
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Why go to Dr. Shatkin?

Dr. Shatkin is an Expert Surgeon Dr. Shatkin performs over 800 face, breast, and body procedures each year. He is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Plastic Surgeons Dr. Shatkin has annually been recognized as a top doctor in both Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors since 2012, and Who’s…
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Filler Longevity

Injectables are becoming more and more popular as a way to soften lines and create balance for the aging face. We all would like them to last forever and selecting the right filler for each area is something an experienced injector can provide. We use dermal fillers for a variety…
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