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Top Benefits of Fillers May 27th, 2020

As time passes, your skin can lose elasticity and firmness. The natural layer of fat just beneath the surface of your skin can diminish, and your skin can get thinner, less resilient, and crepey. Add to that the years of exposure to sunlight, smoke, pollutants, acne, and gravity, and you...

Getting Full Coverage Through Hair Transplantation Apr 27th, 2020

There’s nothing wrong with being bald or going bald, but if you prefer a full head of hair, you may have already looked into various creams, lotions, shampoos, and supplements that promise to reverse your thinning or lost-hair issues. And if you’re like most people, none of them worked.  Frederick...

Right-Sizing Your Ears with a Quick-and-Easy Otoplasty Mar 11th, 2020

Childhood can be tough. But if you have a physical trait that looks different than the norm, merciless teasing and ridiculing can follow. One of the characteristics kids tend to focus on is misshapen ears, which can add to a victim’s poor self-image, which in turn can lead to mental...

Breast Augmentation or Breast Lift — Which One is Right For You? Feb 10th, 2020

Breast enhancements have topped the list of plastic surgery procedures in the United States since 2006, with more than 423,000 performed in 2018 alone. And each one of those women has a very personal reason for choosing to change her breasts.    At his plastic and cosmetic surgical practice in...

Celebrate a New Year with New Eyelids! Jan 9th, 2020

New year, new you, right? Everyone has a New Year’s resolution, but not all of them can be accomplished. However, if how you look on the outside doesn’t match how you feel on the inside, our team at Frederick H Watkins, MD can help you. Your eye region is one...

Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back with a Mommy Makeover Dec 4th, 2019

Bouncing back after having a baby can be challenging, regardless of factors like weight or fitness levels before pregnancy. The term mommy makeover has gained popularity in recent years. It refers to a combination of plastic surgery procedures, from breast augmentation to skin tightening and body contouring, that helps new...

Get Your Face Ready for the Holidays with Dermal Fillers and Botox Nov 1st, 2019

Thanksgiving to New Year’s is, for many Americans, an extended period of celebration, of friends and family, and of accomplishments and hopes for the future. It’s also a time to see and be seen, a busy time on many a social calendar, so it’s not unusual to want to look...

Why Breast Reduction Surgery Has Such a High Satisfaction Rate Oct 11th, 2019

Having large breasts can be a big source of stress for women (and men). Breast reduction surgery, also known as mammaplasty, offers a good solution for people with large breasts. During breast reduction surgery, excess breast tissue, fat, and skin are surgically removed from your chest, leaving you with smaller,...

What's the Best Age to Have a Facelift? Sep 1st, 2019

Year after year, you watch your face slowly succumb to the effects of aging — your skin droops and sags, wrinkles develop, and fat travels downward. If you find yourself in front of the mirror, pulling back your skin to rediscover that younger version of yourself underneath, we can help...

Tummy Tuck or Liposuction? Which Is Right for Your Muffin Top? Aug 1st, 2019

For women, it’s called a muffin top. For men, it’s called love handles. Either way, it’s that stubborn roll of fat above your waistline that sticks out over your jeans, pants, and workout leggings.  Stubborn fat doesn’t just look bad, it can be problematic to your health. Exercise and diet...

Male Breast Reduction Surgery: We Answer all of Your Questions Jul 1st, 2019

For 25% of men who have breast tissue enlargement, medically known as gynecomastia, summer, in particular, can be stressful. Sometimes this condition resolves on its own. But when it doesn’t, gynecomastia surgery is a safe and effective solution. Dr. Frederick H Watkins, with offices in Rockville, Maryland and McLean, Virginia...