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 Are Summer Bodies Made in the Winter?

How exactly are summer bodies made in the winter? Easy: through diligent nutritional support and a regular, effective exercise routine! Still, though, some patients may choose to get a little help from breast enhancement or body contouring procedures such as a tummy tuck or liposuction. In Austin, these are some of the most popular procedures …

Why Does Smoking Make Plastic Surgery Difficult?

When you smoke, 2 chemicals, among many, can cause detrimental effects to the blood supply in various parts of the body. I am talking about nicotine and carbon monoxide. Both of these toxins diminish blood flow, and when blood flow is decreased significantly or stops, then that part of the body can die. In plastic …

Join us for “BRA Day!”

Join our plastic surgery practice in Austin in the collaborative effort between the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Plastic Surgery Foundation, plastic surgeons, breast centers, nurse navigators, corporate sponsors and breast cancer support groups, to promote education, awareness and access to post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. We invite our breast cancer patients to celebrate the 3rd annual National Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day with The Piazza …

3 Answers to Your Dermaplaning Questions

Three Answers to Your Dermaplaning Questions

Have you heard of dermaplaning? It is a highly effective procedure at my plastic surgery practice in Austin for eliminating several different kinds of skin concerns and refreshing the face. Using a sterile surgical blade, we can gently exfoliate and eliminate surface layers of dead skin and unwanted "peach fuzz." With each treatment, 2 to …

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 …