Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In support of the fight to cure breast cancer, Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg will donate a portion of every cosmetic surgery performed during the month of October to Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.

Mother’s Day Gift Certificates

In case you forgot, Mothers Day is this Sunday, May 13th.  Give your mom the pampering she deserves with a gift certificate from Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg. Gift certificates are available in any dollar amount and may be used for any service. Treat mom to a customized facial, body scrub, permanent make up, or botox® just to name a few.

PERMANENT MAKEUP TATTOOING

Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg is pleased to offer PERMANENT MAKEUP TATTOOING

Imagine waking up and looking like you have just applied your makeup!

You can be ready to go out the door in a matter of minutes…plus its waterproof, and no smudges!
Permanent makeup allows you to have perfectly designed eyebrows, beautifully lined and full color lips, as well as permanent eyeliner to enhance your eyes.
Look fabulous 24 hours a day.

During the month of February, PSSF will offer a one time introductory discount of 15 % off all Permanent Makeup Tattooing.

This offer is valid from February 1, 2012, until February 29, 2012.

Call 540-371-7730 today to schedule your complimentary consultation appointment with our Master Esthetician for permanent makeup tattooing.

*Not valid with any other offer

*Complimentary Consultation Appointment required before scheduling a tattooing appointment.

New Refer-A-Friend Program

Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg is pleased to announce our new Refer-A-Friend Program!

You will receive a $200 (two hundred dollar) credit for each new patient that you refer who has $2000 (two thousand dollars) or more of cosmetic surgery performed at our practice:

*limit of $1000.00 total credit.

Credit may be used for all services and products offered by PSSF.

We are offering this program to reward you for choosing Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg and sharing your experience.

We have pre-printed referral cards for you to give to the friends you refer. These cards may be picked up at our office or mailed to you. Referral cards must be presented at the time of your friend’s consultation so we can track your reward.

Thank you for choosing Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg!

Gluteal Augmentation

Gluteal Augmentations are as low as $5,288.50. Call Plastic Surgery Services at 540-371-7730 for  a consultation.

Meet the Expert

Meet the Expert – Ginny Bannister, Senior Sales Executive for Obagi Medical Products

You are invited to: Meet the Obagi Expert

Date: Sept 14, 2011

Time: 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

If you are currently on Obagi or if you are interested in learning more about the Obagi program, you do want to miss this event. Ginny will evaluate your current protocol and your skin needs. She will make changes in your program (if necessary) to make sure you receive the greatest benefit possible from the Obagi System.

By Appointment Only: Reserve your appointment now by calling 540-371-7730 and receive 20% off all Obagi products at this event.

 

Risks and Benefits of Herbal Supplements in Aesthetic Surgery

There are a number of supplements, herbs and nutrients that can potentially accelerate healing and reduce scarring when used appropriately. However, patients need to be aware that full disclosure of all medications, both those that are prescribed and those that are obtained over the counter, can have a significant impact on recovery.

Following is a summary of various herbal medications that can have a potentially negative surgical effect if not avoided two to three weeks prior to surgery.

Bleeding effects

  • Gingko biloba
  • Garlic
  • Ginseng
  • Fish oils (omega 3 fatty acids)
  • ong Quai
  • Feverfew

Cardiovascular effects

  • Ephedra
  • Garlic (hypotension)

Anesthetic effects

  • Valerian root
  • St. John’s wort
  • Kava

Drug Interactions

  • Echinacea
  • Goldenseal
  • Licorice
  • St. John’s wort
  • Kava
  • Valerian Root

Other

  • St. John’s wort and Dong Quai (photosensitivity)
  • Ginseng (hypoglycemia)

Excerpt from March/April 2009 Aesthetic Surgery Journal

Please use this list as a starting point for your discussion with your plastic surgeon. Open communication is essental to ensuring your health safety and best possible surgical outcome.

Restylane® and Perlane® Available with Lidocaine to Reduce Discomfort

In clinical studies evaluating the Restylane® Collection of products:

  • 72% of patients treated with Restylane®-L reported significantly less discomfort at the time of injection vs. Restylane®.
  • 95% of patients treated with Perlane®-L reported significantly less discomfort at the time of injection vs. Perlane®.
  • Patients continued to experience less discomfort for up to one hour after treatment with the Restylane® Collection of products.
Get the lift you’ve been looking for and feel the difference between Restylane® and Restylane®-L or Perlane® and Perlane®-L. Schedule your appointment at Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg to ask about Restylane®-L or Perlane®-L today.

Participating with Anthem Insurance

If you are considering breast reduction or breast reconstruction please contact our practice for details and we can assist you in the pre-authorization process with your insurance plan.