Blog Articles

MY JOURNEY WITH LATISSE®

I love the way that lashes can make your eyes “pop”, especially in photos. Unfortunately, I’m not one of those lucky people who were born with long, thick, dark lashes. My eyelashes were always mediocre; neither long nor short. They were sparse and...

Nov 2nd, 2019
CHIN AUGMENTATION ON THE RISE

Chin augmentation trending? You bet. This day and age with social media and finding that perfect selfie angle, we are more critical of our appearance and our insecurities than ever before. We simply can’t wear our Snapchat filter to contour and...

Aug 15th, 2019
IT’S ALL ABOUT ALLERGAN

When it comes to non-invasive treatments, time and time again, our patients look to Allergan. Their family of injectable products have lasting results and can help soften fine lines and wrinkles, plump cheek bones, create the perfect pout, and smooth...

May 24th, 2019
CHICAGO PLASTIC SURGERY – IV SEDATION VS. GENERAL ANESTHESIA

Surgery can be scary, let’s state the obvious, right? We know that surgery makes most people nervous and even though you want to get that eyelid lift that you have been patiently waiting for, the idea of being put under makes your stomach churn. At our...

Mar 27th, 2019
FACELIFT SURGERY IN NORTHFIELD – REASONS TO GET A FACELIFT

A facelift can address imbalances without altering the natural expression of the face. As we get older, aging and gravity lead to the inevitable: the structures of the face begin to shift and we look much different than we once did. Even slight...

Dec 17th, 2018
LASER SKIN RESURFACING FOR THE FACE IN NORTHFIELD

Laser skin resurfacing (also known as “laser peel“) is the high-tech method for removing the outer layers of damaged, aged skin to reveal the healthy, youthful skin underneath. During a laser skin resurfacing procedure, Dr. Anthony Geroulis uses a...

Oct 1st, 2018
LASER TREATMENTS IN CHICAGO

Venus Versa™ is a medical aesthetic laser treatment device that can target a wide range of aesthetic concerns using an innovative combination of different clinical technologies. Venus Versa™ uses cutting-edge laser technology to offer non-surgical ...

Sep 24th, 2018
JUVEDERM INJECTIONS IN CHICAGO

Juvederm, a hyaluronic acid filler with a smooth-gel consistency, is utilized to give patients natural and long-lasting results almost instantaneously. The result is temporary facial rejuvenation: a softer, fuller face, younger and healthier in appearance.

Aug 6th, 2018
GIRL’S NIGHT OUT AT THE SKINMEDISPA ON MAY 31, 2018!

The SKINMEDISPA invites you to grab a friend and indulge in a fun evening at the Spa! Join us for skin care consultations, dermal fillers, Botox, and spa treatments! Great specials and FREE raffles! Enjoy wine, champagne, and light hors d’oeuvres!

May 15th, 2018
EYELID SURGERY IN CHICAGO – ADVANTAGES OF EYELID SURGERY

There are two types of cosmetic surgical procedures that address signs of aging around the eyes. Upper eyelid surgery is a short and delicate eye rejuvenation procedure that involves a cosmetic surgeon carefully removing excess skin from the upper eyelids.

Jan 6th, 2018
HOW TO PREVENT AND REVERSE AGING AROUND THE EYES

What do you think is the first part of the face to age? The correct answer is the eyes! Each month, we will spotlight a different aspect of the face and provide tips and recommendations on how to prevent and reverse common signs of aging!

Apr 26th, 2017
INJECTIONS: THE WHIPPED CREAM ON THE FACELIFT CAKE

The New Year is here! The holidays are always a hectic time of traveling to see family and visiting with friends. While everyone expects life to slow down in January, it’s usually not until February rolls around that we have time to start thinking about...

Feb 23rd, 2017
THE MANY USES OF BOTOX

What do you think of when you hear the term Botox? Most likely, you think of the dermal injection, which is used as a means to reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Board-certified cosmetic surgeon Dr. Anthony J. Geroulis uses Botox on his patients to combat...

Sep 20th, 2016
TOP COSMETIC SURGERY TRENDS FOR 2016

This year – not to mention the summer months – are flying by: less than three months remain in 2016. Board-certified cosmetic surgeon Dr. Anthony J. Geroulis has outlined a number of predictions about the way he feels the year will turn out. An industry...

Sep 13th, 2016
SNAPCHAT AND PLASTIC SURGERY?

You may be asking yourself what Snapchat and the world of plastic surgery have in common. Well, that’s a very fair question. For those of you who don’t know about Snapchat: it’s a mobile messaging application used to share photos, videos, text and...

Sep 1st, 2016
THE TRUTH ABOUT LIQUID FACELIFTS

The term liquid facelift is flashier than the reality. Many individuals hear the term and immediately believe that the results from a liquid facelift can rival those of a surgical procedure, such as facelift surgery or upper eyelid surgery. That’s simply..

Aug 1st, 2016
THE PERFECT ACCESSORY FOR YOUR SPRING WARDROBE

Spring is officially here! Say goodbye to winter coats and turtlenecks. Spring weather means embracing lighter clothing and lower necklines. Do you know what the perfect accessory is for your brand-new spring wardrobe? A smooth and youthful neck! If...

Jul 15th, 2016
THE NUTS & BOLTS OF FACELIFT SURGERY

Men and women always talk about the amazing results that can be achieved from facelift surgery; however, the logistics of the actual surgery – pre, during and post procedure – are rarely a topic of conversation. While these nuts and bolts are discussed...

Jul 1st, 2016
60 IS THE NEW 45: FACIAL REJUVENATION AT ITS FINEST

Do you believe that 45 is the new 60? We sure do! First of all, men and women are living much longer than they used to. However, the better reason for this change is the great innovation in facial rejuvenation techniques that have taken place over the...

Jun 15th, 2016
DEFINE THE BUZZ WORD: FACIAL REJUVENATION

You’ve probably heard the term facial rejuvenation before. It’s one of those buzz words that magazines and cosmetic/beauty brands throw around. To each of them, the word means something different. Magazines often refer to facial rejuvenation when...

May 18th, 2016
LESSON PLAN: FACE AND NECK LIFT TERMINOLOGY

How much do you know about face and neck lift surgery? Chicago is home to so many accomplished surgeons. When deciding to undergo a cosmetic surgical procedure, the first step usually involves research. Most individuals don’t know a lot about the...

Oct 1st, 2014
UPPER EYELID SURGERY IN CHICAGO: LOOK YOUNGER IN AN HOUR

For some people, the thought of cosmetic surgery is overwhelming. They want to do something surgical to rejuvenate their appearance but the thought of a complete facelift is not appealing. Or perhaps they are in their early forties and a full facial...

Sep 24th, 2014
FACELIFT SURGERY IN CHICAGO: NATURAL IS KEY

When considering facelift surgery in Chicago, there are so many hospitals and surgeons from which to choose. The decision should be made based off of a series of important criteria. One of the most vital aspects to consider should be your end goals in...

Sep 17th, 2014
RHINOPLASTY COST IN CHICAGO: WHY YOU SHOULDN’T CUT CORNERS

Saving money when the situation warrants it can be a smart idea. The concept of being thrifty is especially important when times are rough and the need to save money sets in. When it comes to surgery and your health, however, it is not the time to worry...

Sep 10th, 2014
DERMAPEN SKIN THERAPY AND MICRO-NEEDLING IN CHICAGO

It may be hard to take the latest trend seriously. There is always a new product or treatment that is supposed to “change your life” and then it fades away almost as quickly as it appears. Dermapen Fractional Micro-Needling Skin Therapy is certainly not...

Jun 16th, 2014
OTOPLASTY BEFORE AND AFTER: WHAT PARENTS NEED TO KNOW

Otoplasty before and after results are sometimes subtle but sometimes the corrective procedure can be all a child or adult suffering from protruding ears needs to make them less self-conscious. The amount to which the otoplasty before and after results...

Apr 13th, 2013
LOOKING TIRED OR ANGRY? FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY

The old saying, “beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” has scientifically been proven true. A study in a recent issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), found...

Apr 13th, 2013
FACIAL ENHANCEMENT & REJUVENATION

Facial symmetry is an element of beauty. A balanced facial structure is aesthetically preferable and is perceived as an indication of vitality and health. Undoubtedly, the process of aging affects the balance, proportion and symmetry of facial features...

Apr 13th, 2013
WHAT IS A PERFECT NOSE?

This is a trick question. The “perfect nose” depends entirely on the individual’s face to whom it belongs. There isn’t a cookie cutter shape that can be seamlessly pasted onto each person who wants to change what their nose looks like...

Apr 13th, 2013