Solutions for Forehead Wrinkles

An expressive face is entertaining, engaging and intriguing, but it does have its downsides: It’s not very useful in high-stakes poker, and also puts significant strain on the skin and muscles of the forehead. “Dynamic” wrinkles are often the result of expressive facial movement. Here, experienced Albany plastic surgeon Dr. Bruce Barach suggests practical ways… Read More →

Ways to Improve the Appearance of Your Jawline

Although it is one of the most subtle facial features, the jawline broadly underscores your entire facial profile, adding emphasis, strength and structure to the delicate contours of your expression. Until recently, the jawline was far down most plastic surgery wish lists, as patients focused on procedures that improve more prominent features. That has begun… Read More →

Understanding What Facelift Can and Cannot Do

Facelift is considered to be the gold standard in facial rejuvenation as it addresses various signs of aging all at once. That said, the procedure does have its limitations. When considering facelift, it is important to understand exactly what facelift can and cannot do. Albany plastic surgeon Dr. Bruce Barach explains more in this blog… Read More →

Choosing Between Facelift & Cosmetic Injectables

If you’re looking to turn back the clock on signs of facial aging, you have several options to choose from, including facelift and cosmetic injectables. Facelift is considered to be the gold standard in surgical facial rejuvenation, while cosmetic injectables like Botox, Juvederm and Restylane are quick and non-surgical solutions for an array of aging… Read More →

Most Common Signs of Aging and How to Treat Them

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 →