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.

The Piazza Center Blog

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 …

HydraFacial: 3 Steps, 30 Minutes, the Best Skin of Your Life

HydraFacial: The Best Skin of Your Life in 30 Minutes

Our Austin practice’s goal is to help support you in a balanced lifestyle. That’s why we love offering HydraFacial®, a fast, efficient treatment that takes as little as 30 minutes. You may put on makeup and return to your normal activities right after the treatment since there is no downtime. Only HydraFacial uses patented technology …

Can Blue Light Speed Up the Aging Process?

Woman working on a computer

We’ve been reading about blue light quite a bit lately – specifically, how it can rob us of sleep and how it negatively impacts our vision. And now some experts say, it can damage our skin. Like many of you, I spend time in front of a computer screen and use a cell phone and …

5 Reasons Why Microneedling is the Gift That Keeps on Giving

If you have not tried microneedling at the Piazza Center yet, you may want to make it your new best friend pronto! Microneedling is also referred to as “collagen induction therapy,” which is why we think of it as the gift that keeps on giving. It works by creating tiny micro-channels within your skin, which …

Mini Tummy Tuck also known as The Skin Pinch™

A Few Perfectly Normal Things to Expect After a Tummy Tuck

Mini Tummy Tuck Procedure & Recovery Have you ever looked at your tummy, and while your tummy muscles are in good shape, you can’t stand that there is some extra skin present in the lower tummy?  I have seen this in many of my patients. They come to me asking for a solution to remove …

Nipple Reduction, Inverted Nipple Correction

Breast augmentation for active women in Austin, TX

Nipple Surgery & Recovery Do you think that nipples change with pregnancy and breast feeding? Absolutely.  Many women notice changes to this specialized part of the breast and, yet, no one really talks about restoring the nipple to a pre-pregnancy state.  Nipples can be reduced if they are elongated or enlarged.  If a nipple is …

Breast Augmentation & Lift

Short-Scar Breast Augmentation Mastopexy (Lift) Surgery & Recovery One of the biggest complaints that I hear from women that come to see me for a breast surgery consultation is that their breasts are too droopy.  "Droopy"or "saggy" is a common descriptor we hear at The Piazza Center and it has many causes:  childbearing, breast-feeding, weight …

Breast Augmentation for Active Women

Breast augmentation for active women in Austin, TX

As a board-certified plastic surgeon and breast augmentation specialist in Austin, TX, I see many women who are interested in getting breast implants, but want to avoid a lengthy recovery period. I have developed a technique I call the Active Augmentation to give patients fuller, natural-looking breasts with minimal downtime after surgery. Many women come …

One year journey

One year y’all! One. Full. Year! When I reflect over the last 12 months and try to compartmentalize them into a blog, it is almost overwhelming. There is so much excitement, information and emotions for this small amount of space. So I thought, why not just answer the most commonly asked questions that I hear …