Dr. Barach’s Blog

Most Common Signs of Aging and How to Treat Them

Treating common signs of aging

Some things get better with age. The skin, however, is usually not one of these things. As you grow older, the collagen and elastin in your skin break down, making way for an array of aging signs. So, what should you be on the lookout for? Below, Dr. Bruce Barach explains the most common signs… Read More →


Preparing for Tummy Tuck

Preparing for Tummy Tuck

As a top Albany tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) surgeon, Dr. Bruce Barach has helped hundreds of men and women get the flat and toned tummy they have always desired but could never quite achieve with diet and exercise alone. He encourages all prospective tummy tuck patients to prepare for surgery and recovery well in advance. Here, Dr…. Read More →


Red Flags to Look for when Meeting a Plastic Surgeon

Selecting a Plastic Surgeon

Selecting the right plastic surgeon for your specific needs is essential if you want to be happy with your results. While using common sense and intuition is important in making the selection, there are some specific criteria that all potential plastic surgery patients should be aware of. Every patient should ensure that their surgeon places… Read More →


A Guide to Plastic Surgery for the Abdomen

Plastic Surgery Procedures for the Abdomen

The abdomen is unquestionably one of the most noticeable parts of the body. Having a sleek, toned abdomen is often a product of diligent exercise and healthy eating, but sometimes people can benefit from a procedure to regain their youthful appearance. Pregnancy, weight fluctuation, and aging are the three key factors that can influence someone’s… Read More →


Reasons to Consider Body Contouring After Weight Loss

Body contouring after weight loss

People who have been successful losing weight through diet and exercise are naturally proud of their accomplishment. But in some cases, particularly when someone has lost a lot of weight, loose skin can remain. Also, as the body ages, it gradually stops producing two key proteins needed for skin elasticity: collagen and elastin.  These factors… Read More →