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

How to Get Lush Lashes & Beautiful Brows!

Battling with wild, undefined eyebrows is no easy task! If you're like many of my patients dealing with unruly brows, you've probably tried various methods of hair removal in Austin, from tweezing to waxing. Aside from shielding and protecting our eyes from water and other debris, eyebrows frame and define facial features, enhancing the appearance …

The ‘GRASS’ Approach to Skin Care

One of the many questions we get when seeing a patient for a skin care consultation at our Austin practice is: "How do I prevent and reverse the signs of aging?" We have learned that, in addition to Dr. Rocco Piazza's 4 non-negotiables and the development of specialty products like Lytera® Skin Brightening Complex, SkinMedica® …

How Do Celebrity Moms Get Their Pre-Baby Body Back So Fast?

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This morning, I started my day later than usual and had the rare opportunity to actually watch morning news shows.  As I flipped through the channels from CBS This Morning, to the Today Show and ultimately to GMA, there was a common topic discussed, namely celebrity news.  As a society, celebrities fascinate us.  From the …

FaceTime Facelift: Is FaceTime Leading to More BOTOX® and Fillers?

I was FaceTiming with my 4-year-old niece the other day talking about her school day in a sweet and innocent conversation.  While I was doing so, I became intensely focused on the contour of my lower eyelids, jawline, and neck.  Obviously, the camera angle makes a significant difference on how this contour can appear.  I …

The Amazing Moms of Austin

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We launched a contest on Facebook earlier this month to crown one local mother as Austin’s Next Top Mom.  Here’s an excerpt from our entry form: The Piazza Center is looking for you, your friend, your sister, or even your mother to win a free transformation over 90 days. One grand prize winner will receive …

Do you know Austin’s Next Top Mom?

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What are some of the things you think of when it comes to celebrating Mom?  In my own personal family, I think of three things…love, strength, and sacrifice.  As we approach Mother’s Day for this year, we are looking for a mom with a story, a personal journey that would make her shine as a …

Are ‘Selfies’ Making More People Opt for Plastic Surgery?

Are ‘Selfies’ Making More People Opt for Plastic Surgery?

First, what is a ‘selfie’?  It's a photo of yourself, usually taken at arm's length with your phone.  See our example, to the left! Do ‘Selfies’ actually have an impact on patients seeking facial plastic surgery procedures? Yes, according to a recent poll by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. The study …

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 …

When Can I Go Bra Shopping after My Breast Augmentation?

Short answer:  When the majority of swelling has resolved you can make your way to our local favorite, Teddies for Bettys. More in-depth version:  When considering a breast augmentation procedure in Austin it is important to understand that it is normal to have swelling at the surgical site—in this case, the breasts!  I use a precise …