Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care
7900 Farm to Market Road 1826, Bldg 2, Suite 206
Austin, TX 78737
Phone: (512) 288-8200
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Category Archives: Dermal Fillers

Self Care for Men: What’s Trending

It’s a fact that more men are now seeking out plastic surgery and specialized skincare to improve their looks and confidence. Gone are the days when a can of shaving cream and stick of deodorant were the sole contents of a man’s medicine cabinet. In 2017, men’s skincare products reached an unprecedented $345 million in …

Counterfeit Injectables Are on the Rise: How to Spot the Fake Ones

Nurse injector prepares an injectable treatment.

At The Piazza Center, injectables, such as JUVÉDERM®, Restylane®, and BOTOX® Cosmetic to name a few, are a huge part of our Austin practice. Our expert nurse injector, Hayley Peña, B.S.N., R.N., C.P.S.N., uses these products to help smooth out wrinkles, erase fine lines, and restore lost facial volume that comes with aging. Lately, we have been …

Lip Injections: Not One-Size-Fits-All!

Woman bites lip as she considers what lip injections would look like.

I often meet with women who would like to enhance the appearance of their lips, but don’t want “Real Housewife’s,” lips. Over and over again, I am talking people off the ledge who say, “Don’t give me duck lips!” Let’s set the record straight about lip enhancement with fillers…. IT IS NOT ONE-SIZE-FITS-ALL! We customize …

Why Sculptra May Be Your Anti-Aging Solution

Woman considers a Sculptra treatment for anti-aging

“I want to look natural but refreshed.” “I want to look good for my age but not over done.” “I have lost facial volume over the years but I am nervous I will look puffy” “I have done dermal fillers in the past and I would like to find something that lasts longer but I …

Non-Surgical ‘Liquid’ Rhinoplasty: What is It?

What is a nonsurgical liquid rhinoplasty?

Non-surgical rhinoplasty, also known as liquid rhinoplasty or a liquid nose job, is a minimally invasive treatment designed to improve the overall appearance of the nose via a customized combination of injectable dermal fillers. For many of our Austin patients, this procedure can be an excellent way to change the shape of the nose without …

Are Your Hands Giving Away Your Age?

Are Your Hands Giving Away Your Age?

OK, so now that the word is out and we have everyone on board with how important it is to take good care of your face with skincare, facial treatments, BOTOX® Cosmetic, and fillers at our Austin med spa, let's move on to the hands! I very vividly remember my grandmother making a joke many …

Micro-Treatments for Maximum Results: 5 of Our Favorite Pro-Aging Options

Nonsurgical treatments at Austin's The Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery

If you’ve ever flipped through a magazine or walked through the skin care aisle, you’ve undoubtedly spotted the words “anti-aging” to describe a variety of self-care practices, products, and treatments. Sound familiar? Anti-Aging is So Last Year While we’re all for diminishing lines and keeping wrinkles at bay, the phrase “anti-aging” never sat quite right …

Injecting Knowledge: Your Sculptra® & VOLUMA® XC Questions Answered

Your Sculptra and Voluma Questions Answered

  Dermal fillers are versatile treatments that can help minimize facial aging when used strategically. But there are so many great products now offered that it can be a little overwhelming for patients when they consult with plastic surgeons. At my Austin, TX practice, women and men ask about the latest fillers and how they differ …

Can a Mommy Makeover Be Non-Surgical?

When I think of a Mommy Makeover, the first thing that comes to my mind is cosmetic surgery.  More specifically with the patients I see in Austin, it’s breast augmentation, breast lift, and tummy tuck surgery.  These procedures allow me to correct distortions in breast shape, loss of breast volume, and the unpleasant tummy changes …

What is JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC and Why Has this Revolutionized the Art of Aging Successfully in Austin?

When looking for signs of aging—one of the areas we notice most are the lines that develop between the nose and the corners of the mouth—the nasolabial folds.  We know that these lines are often directly related to the loss of volume in the cheeks.  When that volume is replaced, a youthful look results and …