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

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 …

Botox in Austin is Common in Men

Among men getting Botulinum Toxin Type A (Botox® Cosmetic, Dysport®), there has been nearly a 314% increase from 2000 - 2012 with approximately 390,000 men receiving Botox®/Dysport® treatments in 2012 according to the American Society of Plastic Surgery.  This is not just a national trend—we have seen a similar increase in Botox users at our …

There’s an App for That!?

Allergan, the manufacturer and distributor of Juvederm XC has launched an iPad and iPhone App that helps patients to visualize what filler can look like to treat the area of the smiles lines.  This has become a truly excellent way for patients to visualize what this change will appear like using his/her own photos and …

The Perfect Pucker

Appearances can be very important in the Austin job market especially when it comes to some of the finest details—like lips.   With hyaluronic acid injectable filler, I am able to add fullness in younger patients that have never had full lips or even replace lost volume that occurs with age and maturity. What I have …