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How Can Fat Be Removed By Freezing It?

There are numerous treatments available that can reduce exercise-resistant pockets of fat around the body; however, there is arguably no other method of non-surgical fat removal more popular than “fat-freezing.” This technology, also known as Cryolipolysis™, was developed by Harvard scientists who discovered that controlled cooling could ultimately be utilized... Continue Reading

Restoring Feminine Wellness after Childbirth or Menopause

Many women suffer from vaginal laxity, dryness and urinary stress incontinence following childbirth or as they progress through the stages of menopause. These conditions can range from being slightly annoying to being a major barrier to enjoying a satisfying quality of life, particularly sexually. Until recently, treatment options were limited,... Continue Reading

Benefits of TriPollar®

Are you seeking an aesthetic treatment that can enhance the appearance of your skin without surgery and/or extensive downtime? At Plastic Surgery of the Carolinas, Dr. Ram Kalus and our expert team of aestheticians offer several techniques designed to non-surgically improve the health and overall aesthetic of the skin, one... Continue Reading

Is ThermiTight a Good Alternative to a Breast Lift?

This is a question being asked by many women who are wondering if there is an effective way to nonsurgically lift the breasts. The answer is “maybe” – ThermiTight™ is not considered a good alternative for a woman who needs a significant breast lift, a procedure medically referred to as... Continue Reading

How Long Does Swelling Last After ThermiTight™?

Following the ThermiTight™ skin tightening treatment, some initial swelling in the targeted region can be expected. For the majority of patients, this post-treatment symptom typically lasts about one to two weeks, though it does not usually result in any restrictions from normal daily routines and activities (such as work, school,... Continue Reading

What’s the Best Way to Tighten the Face and Body Without Surgery?

ThermiRF™ is a temperature-regulated radiofrequency (RF) generator system cleared by the FDA to help tighten and rejuvenate skin in numerous areas of the face and body. At our practice, our board certified plastic surgeon – Dr. Ram Kalus – offers three advanced ThermiRF™ treatments, all of which can help patients... Continue Reading

How Can Fat Be Removed By Freezing It?

There are numerous treatments available that can reduce exercise-resistant pockets of fat around the body; however, there is arguably no... Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Jowls

Jowls along the jawline and lower cheek regions are a very common result of the natural aging process. Fortunately, there... Continue Reading