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Dec 15

At the practice of Dr. Edmund Kwan, many men and women consult with him to learn about plastic surgery procedures such as brow lifts and facelifts. However, patients with earlier signs of aging on the face may not need invasive surgeries. Instead, they might benefit from a wide range of cosmetic injectables available at Dr. […]

Aug 12

One of the best ways to address dynamic folds and wrinkles of the face that are contributing to an aged appearance is with the use of cosmetic injectables. While many patients in the New York City area may believe that plastic surgery procedures such as browlifts and facelifts are the only way to go, this […]

Aug 05

Dynamic wrinkles are wrinkles and folds that develop on the face due to muscle contractions. When you frown, laugh, or smile, various areas of the facial skin are impacted. Over time, wrinkles become more profound and more noticeable. To combat this, Dr. Edmund Kwan of the NYC area may recommend wrinkle reduction using Botox injections. […]

Jan 14

You won’t pout over the appearance of your lips after treatment at Edmund Kwan, M.D.’s New Jersey office. Skillfully administered by Board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Edmund Kwan, and his professional team, Restylane for lips in Fort Lee, NJ creates the pucker you’ve always wanted or restores the pout you used to have. Restylane […]

Nov 23

Many people are familiar with the Juvéderm® family of dermal fillers. With so many great fillers products on the market, Edmund Kwan, MD encourages you to get to know Restylane® Filler in NYC. There is sure to be a filler product best for your unique features and needs, and properly vetted by Board-certified plastic surgeon, […]

Jan 12

As one of the world’s most popular cosmetic procedures, you’ve probably heard of Botox and its wrinkle-reducing powers. But Botox actually originated as treatment for chronic medical conditions; first, for crossed eyes and eye twitching and, later, for the neck pain of cervical dystonia. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its use for conditions […]

Sep 12

Dermal fillers are a popular cosmetic option that can fight the signs of aging and rejuvenate your face. Juvéderm has emerged as one of the top choices for patients in Manhattan. When administered by experienced Manhattan dermatologist, Dr. Kwan, it helps patients look and feel their best. How Juvéderm works Your skin has three layers, […]

Jul 24

Many men and women are embarrassed at the signs of aging. After the age of 30, the skin begins to lose its natural stores of collagen and elastin, which maintain the youthful look patients want. Dr. Edmund Kwan and his team in New York City encourage patients to look at the options available to them […]

Jul 24

In the United States, patients who seek treatment through Botox injections would visit plastic surgeons, cosmetic surgeons or dermatologists. However, doctors in other fields are also qualified to handle the injection of Botox provided that they have the know-how and the experience to treat any complications which may arise from the treatment. Common complications include […]

Jul 24

Dr. Kwan uses several types of fillers, including what is known as Hyaluronic Acid. Hyaluronic Acid is a material that dissolves when injected, over a period of three months to a year. It is marketed by different companies under different brand names, but the most common brands used today are Restylane and Juvéderm. Restylane lasts […]

Jul 24

Many patients who are faced with imperfections on the face that may contribute to the appearance of aging—including the development of laugh lines—are often ready to speak to a doctor about treatment. Dr. Edmund Kwan of the NY area is a plastic surgeon who often sees men and women who are unhappy with their aging […]

Jul 24

In the words of leading and expert plastic surgeons, a Botox® injection or a Botox® shot is a toxin which has the ability to paralyze a muscle up to its neuromuscular junction. In essence, when Botox® is injected into a muscle, it becomes paralyzed by the toxin. The key benefits of Botox® are its applications […]