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Aging affects everyone differently, but a cosmetic injectable can help minimize signs of aging at any age. Whether you're in your 20s or your 50s, injectables, which include dermal fillers and neuromodulators, can refresh your appearance.
With minimal downtime, almost everyone benefits from injectables. However, discussing your desired outcome and managing expectations beforehand is vital. You can achieve the results you desire by understanding the limitations and setting realistic goals.
Let us transform your appearance based on your unique skin type, age, and desired outcome. Trust our knowledgeable staff to answer your questions and help you make an informed decision.
Injectables offer several benefits, including:
Contact our office today, and our expert staff will guide you toward the right options for you. We offer many different injectable products to help you achieve your aesthetic goals.
At Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, our array of injectables from top brands creates a truly customized look for you. The term "injectables" often leaves patients feeling confused. To provide a better understanding, injectables can be categorized into two main types: dermal fillers and neuromodulators.
As suggested by the name, dermal fillers “fill” a wrinkle or an area that has lost volume due to decreasing collagen and slackening skin. When injected under the wrinkle they fill the area and push the skin back upwards. We use dermal fillers on “static” wrinkles—wrinkles that appear at all times, due typically to sun damage and natural sagging of the skin with age.
Neuromodulators, such as BOTOX®, tackle "dynamic" wrinkles caused by muscle contractions. Unlike dermal fillers, which fill wrinkles from beneath, neuromodulators work by temporarily stopping the contraction of muscles. These wrinkles occur when we make facial expressions such as smiling, frowning, or squinting, and become more prominent as we age.
The key ingredient in neuromodulators is the botulinum toxin type A, derived from bacteria responsible for botulism. Despite its somewhat frightening reputation, scientists discovered in the 1950s that injecting a minuscule amount of this toxin into a muscle can effectively stop unwanted muscle contractions, making it a valuable solution for issues like involuntary eyelid spasms.
We offer the following types of dermal fillers at our West Palm Beach office:
Neuromodulators are a popular non-surgical cosmetic treatment that work by temporarily relaxing the muscles that cause certain facial wrinkles and lines. When injected into specific areas, such as the forehead, crow's feet, or frown lines, neuromodulators can help smooth out wrinkles and provide a more youthful appearance. Patients often seek these treatments for their ability to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, giving the face a more refreshed and rejuvenated look.
As one of the premier destinations for injectables in West Palm Beach, we understand how confusing it can be to determine the right option for you. With care and compassion Our patient counselor is ready to listen to your concerns and goals, and guide you toward the best cosmetic injectable, based on your unique needs and desires. Call us at (561) 833-4122 or complete our online form to schedule a consultation.
Many patients choose to have body procedures performed by Dr. Fredric Barr at Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery to enhance their appearance and improve their confidence. Body procedures offer individuals the opportunity to address specific concerns and achieve their desired aesthetic goals. Whether it's liposuction, tummy tuck, body contouring, or other body procedures, these treatments can help remove excess fat, tighten loose skin, sculpt the body, and create a more proportionate silhouette.
Patients often seek body procedures to regain their pre-pregnancy shape, address the effects of weight loss, or simply improve their overall body contour. Dr. Barr's expertise, combined with his commitment to patient satisfaction, ensures that each procedure is tailored to the individual's unique needs, resulting in natural-looking and transformative outcomes.
At Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, we offer the following types of body procedures:
Contact our office today to explore your options with our patient counselor. We are happy to answer your questions and help you envision your next steps towards your aesthetic goals.
At Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, we provide patients many options concerning breast procedures to help them achieve their desired health and aesthetic goals. Amid growing concerns and reports of debilitating symptoms from some of his patients about their breast implants, Dr. Barr listened and altered his practice. He stopped performing breast augmentation surgery in 2019.
Patients who choose to have their breast implants removed can consult with Dr. Barr and Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery about a total capsulectomy, which removes scar tissue around the implant and the implant itself. Unlike an en bloc capsulectomy, a total capsulectomy focuses solely on removing the scar capsule and implant, without removing any additional tissue. This procedure may be a suitable solution for women who believe their breast implants are causing symptoms. You can trust that Dr. Barr will fully remove the capsule during this procedure.
A breast lift, also called mastopexy, is a surgical solution to elevate and reshape the breasts, effectively addressing sagging or drooping caused by a range of factors such as pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and the natural aging process.
Our breast reduction procedures, also known as reduction mammoplasty, can help you remove excess breast tissue and reshape your breasts for a more balanced and proportionate look. Trust our skilled West Palm Beach plastic surgeons to give you the results you desire.
Gynecomastia, a condition where male breast tissue becomes enlarged, can be caused by various factors such as hormone imbalances, genetics, obesity, or certain medications. Dr. Barr performs a male breast reduction procedure to address this issue. With small incisions made around the areola or underarm area, he removes excess glandular tissue and fat, resulting in reduced breast size and improved contour. In certain cases, liposuction may also be used to remove additional fatty tissue.
During a tummy tuck procedure, Dr. Barr removes excess skin and fat from the abdominal area, and tightens the underlying muscles to create a firmer and more defined abdomen. This can be particularly beneficial for individuals who have experienced:
These conditions may have led to loose abdominal skin and weakened abdominal muscles.
Dr. Barr understands that each patient is unique. He takes the time to assess your individual needs and goals to develop a tailored treatment plan. By utilizing advanced surgical techniques, Dr. Barr strives to achieve naturally beautiful results that restore confidence and improve his patients’ quality of life.
Liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat deposits from specific areas of the body, such as the abdomen, thighs, arms, or buttocks. This procedure can help sculpt and reshape these areas, resulting in a more contoured and proportionate figure.
With his expertise and extensive experience, Dr. Barr utilizes advanced liposuction techniques to sculpt and contour the body, providing patients with more proportionate and aesthetically pleasing results. The procedure involves making small incisions through which a thin cannula is inserted to suction out the unwanted fat cells.
During a consultation, Dr. Barr takes the time to understand each patient's unique goals and concerns, ensuring a personalized treatment plan. His commitment to listening, understanding, and compassion allows him to exceed patients' expectations and deliver natural-looking outcomes.
An arm lift is a surgical procedure that removes excess skin and fat from the upper arms, resulting in a more contoured and youthful appearance. This procedure is particularly beneficial for individuals who have experienced significant weight loss or have noticed sagging skin and tissue in their arms due to aging.
During an arm lift, Dr. Barr makes incisions along the inside or back of the upper arm, strategically placing them to minimize visible scarring. He then removes the excess skin and fat, tightens the underlying tissues, and sutures the incisions for optimal results. The procedure can be performed under local anesthesia, and the recovery period typically involves minimal discomfort and downtime.
Dr. Barr's expertise and attention to detail ensure that each arm lift procedure is tailored to the patient's specific needs and desired outcome. By utilizing advanced surgical techniques, he aims to achieve natural-looking results and help patients regain confidence in the appearance of their arms.
If you are considering an arm lift, schedule a consultation with Dr. Fredric Barr at Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery. During the consultation, he will thoroughly assess your individual concerns and goals, providing personalized recommendations to help you attain the sculpted arms you desire.
With our comprehensive range of body procedures to help individuals achieve their desired aesthetic goals, you may wonder which procedure is right for you.
At Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, you can expect a compassionate and respectful approach to achieving your optimal results. Dr. Barr and the team will take the time to listen to your unique concerns and goals, guide you toward the right decision(s), and provide personalized treatment plans, so you’ll know what to expect before, during, and after.
Are you ready to take the next step towards achieving your aesthetic goals? Our knowledgeable and compassionate patient counselor is here to guide you through the process.
Call us at (561) 833-4122 or complete our online form to schedule a consultation. Whether you have questions about our procedures or would like to discuss your concerns and desires, our patient counselor will provide personalized attention and support, listen to your needs, and help you make an informed decision.
Dr. Fredric M. Barr, a Board-certified Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon at Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, offers multiple procedures to enhance and transform the appearance of his patients. With over 30 years of experience in plastic surgery, he has established himself as a trusted and reputable surgeon in South Florida.
At Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery, our procedures help patients achieve remarkable results. Our comprehensive services include:
Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery offers a range of mini and in-office plastic surgery procedures designed to provide effective cosmetic enhancements with less invasive surgery and shorter recovery times. Performed in our West Palm Beach Plastic Surgery Suite with precision, artistry, and skill, our Mini / In-Office Procedures will help you achieve naturally beautiful results. These services include:
Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery in West Palm Beach, FL offers various non-surgical procedures to help patients achieve their desired aesthetic goals. These procedures provide effective alternatives to surgical treatments, allowing individuals to enhance their appearance with less invasive surgery and shorter recovery times.
Skin laser treatments reduce facial wrinkles and skin irregularities such as blemishes, acne scars, pore size, discolorations, sun damage and textural irregularities.
Laser Photo Rejuvenation (BBL/IPL) is a safe and affordable solution to reclaim your youthful glow. This non-surgical treatment restores your skin's vibrancy, leaving you with a tighter and more youthful look.
IPL utilizes a powerful yet gentle multi-frequency laser that targets the underlying causes of aging skin. By changing the molecular structure below the surface, this revolutionary treatment tackles issues such as wrinkles, sunspots, and even rosacea.
For those struggling with visible blood vessels, IPL effectively "shuts them down". These vessels gradually fade away, transforming from red to gray until they disappear completely. Similarly, sunspots darken before flaking off within just a couple of weeks.
If rosacea or "red cheeks" are your concern, you'll be pleased to know that IPL delivers noticeable results from the very first treatment. Your skin will begin to regain its natural color; however, you must complete the recommended series of treatments to prevent a return of the condition.
This cutting-edge approach rejuvenates your skin and reduces the signs of aging without the need for surgery. Fraxel® Laser treatment utilizes an advanced microthermal method to effectively refresh and restore your skin, targeting specific areas without damaging surrounding tissues. In just 20 to 40 minutes, you can diminish fine lines, wrinkles, and enlarged pores for a more youthful appearance.
Erbium laser treatment is a highly effective procedure that utilizes the Er:YAG laser to resurface and rejuvenate the skin. It promotes the growth of new, healthy skin cells by precisely removing aged or damaged outer layers. This treatment offers multiple benefits, including wrinkle reduction, skin tightening, pigmentation correction, scar improvement, and skin resurfacing. With minimal downtime, it is a minimally-invasive procedure that can improve overall skin texture and appearance.
Profractional laser treatments utilize advanced laser technology to create small, deep columns in the skin. This stimulates the body's natural healing process and encourages the growth of new collagen, resulting in revitalized, healthier skin. The treatment offers various benefits such as reducing wrinkles, improving skin elasticity, minimizing scars, enhancing skin texture, and correcting pigmentation issues. It is considered minimally invasive as it targets only a fraction of the skin, allowing for faster healing.
Laser hair removal is a popular, non-invasive procedure that uses focused light to destroy hair follicles, inhibiting regrowth. It's suitable for various body areas, like the face, legs, underarms, and bikini line. The treatment is efficient, precise, and offers long-term results, saving you time and money. It also eliminates ingrown hairs, leaving your skin smoother and softer.
Halo laser treatment is an advanced cosmetic procedure that combines ablative and non-ablative wavelengths to rejuvenate the skin. It improves skin health and appearance by reducing discoloration, refining texture, minimizing pores, diminishing wrinkles and fine lines, and improving scars. The desired outcome is healthier, more youthful-looking skin, with noticeable results within days and continued enhancements over time through collagen and elastin production.
Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery offers various aesthetician services in West Palm Beach, FL, designed to enhance and improve the overall appearance of the skin.
We perform the following aesthetician services in our office:
We also offer a variety of skin care products, including Obagi, Alastin, Exosomes, ZO Skin Health, and SkinVive for your routine use.
These treatments may include facials, chemical peels, or microdermabrasion. Facials can deeply cleanse the skin, remove impurities, and hydrate the complexion. Chemical peels help exfoliate the outer layer of the skin, revealing smoother and more radiant skin underneath. Microdermabrasion uses a minimally abrasive instrument to gently remove dead skin cells to improve the texture and tone of the skin.
During these consultations, our aesthetician evaluates your skin type, concerns, and goals, and then recommends personalized skincare products and routines. This approach addresses specific skin issues such as acne, dryness, or signs of aging, and promotes healthier and more vibrant skin.
Dr. Fredric Barr at Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery offers various body procedures to enhance appearance, boost confidence, and address specific cosmetic or health concerns. These services include breast procedures, arm lifts, liposuction, tummy-tucks, and more. We provide various treatments to eliminate excess fat, tighten loose skin, sculpt the body, and achieve a proportionate silhouette. Patients often choose our body procedures to restore their pre-pregnancy shape, address weight loss effects, or enhance their overall body contour.
We offer a variety of breast procedures tailored to meet the unique needs and desires of each patient. These procedures aim to address both physical discomfort and emotional concerns related to self-perception, self-confidence, and self-esteem.
We perform the following breast procedures for our clients:
The arm lift procedure is designed to eliminate excess skin and fat from the upper arms, promoting a more toned and rejuvenated look. This surgical treatment offers significant advantages to those who have undergone substantial weight loss or are concerned about loose skin and tissue in their arms caused by the natural aging process.
Dr. Barr performs the arm lift procedure with strategic incisions to minimize scarring. This process entails removal of excess skin and fat, as well as tightening of underlying tissues for optimal results. With advanced techniques, he aims to achieve natural-looking outcomes while prioritizing patient needs and confidence in their arm's appearance. The procedure can be performed under local anesthesia, ensuring minimal discomfort and downtime during recovery.
Liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat from specific body areas, like the abdomen, thighs, arms, or buttocks, resulting in a contoured figure. Dr. Barr employs advanced techniques for natural-looking results, taking into account each patient's goals and concerns.
Dr. Barr performs tummy tuck procedures to enhance abdominal appearance by removing excess skin, fat, and tightening muscles. This is particularly beneficial for those who have experienced weight loss, pregnancy, or aging, resulting in loose skin and weakened muscles. Dr. Barr customizes treatment plans to meet individual needs, utilizing advanced surgical techniques for natural and confidence-boosting results.
Whether you're seeking facial rejuvenation or body contouring, our experienced team at Palm Beach Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery can guide you toward the right procedure based on your particular goals and needs.
We appreciate that enhancing one’s appearance and self-image can be a significant emotional step, and we are prepared to help you navigate several minimally invasive and non-invasive options to determine procedures that fit your aesthetic vision.
Learn which procedures suit you the best. Schedule a consultation with our patient counselor who will listen to your concerns and goals with compassion and guide you toward the right procedures for your unique needs. Call us at (561) 833-4122 or complete our online form to get started.
The answer depends on multiple factors, including the specific combination of procedures, your recovery rates, your age and health status, and your behaviors or habits. More invasive surgeries typically require recovery time ranging between 6 and 12 weeks to 6 months, and surgeries to the same area of your body will also generally require recovery time between procedures.
However, if you are in good health and the combination of procedures in question will be performed on different parts of your body and are not especially invasive, a combination of procedures could potentially be approved together on a case-by-case basis. It is imperative that the combination of procedures does not compromise your healing, and your attention to prescribed pre-operation and recovery habits also plays a significant role. Schedule a consultation for an assessment and guidance regarding the procedures you are considering.
While aging affects us all, there are steps we can take to put forth a more vibrant appearance. We seek to perform subtle adjustments to address imperfections and the wear of time while retaining your natural look. While you should notice an improvement, the glaring changes or distortions in appearance you are concerned about and may have seen from other surgeons’ work do not meet the standard of quality plastic and cosmetic surgery we perform in our office.
Dr. Frederic M. Barr is a board-certified Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeon with over 30 years of experience performing Plastic Surgery in South Florida. We enhance and refine your appearance according to your goals. Review our Gallery of Before & After Photos to see some examples of our work.
For patients with Breast Implant Illness (BII), which can include allergy, auto-immune, and thyroid hormone issues, this has been an emerging topic with significant press coverage in recent years. Although numerous medical professionals have demonstrated varying responses to these women’s concerns, we believe in addressing these women’s experiences and symptoms. In response to this phenomenon, we have also chosen not to perform new breast implant surgeries. We perform Total Capsulectomy on patients with breast implants, which involves the removal of both the saline or silicone implant and the capsule around it.
Removal of the implants and surrounding scar tissue has been shown to improve women’s health concerning these symptoms. While some women choose no further procedure following Breast Explant Surgery, some patients elect to have a Mastopexy procedure that involves reshaping the breast tissue for a pleasant cosmetic breast appearance. We welcome your specific questions regarding these procedures and their anticipated effects for your situation. See our Breast Implant Explantation (Total Capsulectomy) page for more detailed information, including before-and-after photo examples.