Hydrophilic polyacrylamide gel (PAAG) is not FDA-approved in the United States but has been used as a permanent filler for cosmetic uses around the world for several decades. Complications from the injectable gel are cited by many articles and case reports. Our triple-board-certified cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Karlinsky-Bellini, published the case report below after a 54-year-old woman sought help from New Look New Life Cosmetic Surgical Arts in 2017 to remove the injected polyacrylamide gel in favor of silicone implant breast augmentation. More »
Did you know that Dr. Karlinsky was recently featured in InStyle Magazine’s “Everything You Need to Know About Getting Facial Fillers”? Dr. Karlinsky took a quick break from her time at New Look New Life to explain injectable fillers.
Having had varicose veins for so long, many individuals give up hope on having clear, vein-free legs. For many, varicose veins present more than just cosmetic issues, often causing one pain or discomfort. At New Look New Life, we are excited to offer a solution to a problem that commonly plagues many of our patients.