Blog Archive

Saline or Silicone — Which Breast Implant Is Best for You? May 15th, 2024

You feel that Mother Nature was a little stingy when it comes to your cup size, and you want to correct this oversight with breast implants. You're certainly not alone in this desire, as nearly 300,000 Americans underwent breast augmentation in 2022 alone, making it the number two plastic surgery...

Ready to Join the Semaglutide Weight-Loss Revolution? Apr 3rd, 2024

While we tend to toss around descriptions like “game-changing” and “revolutionary” with abandon, without much to back up these lofty claims, there’s a good case to be made for using them for a new class of weight-loss medications. Originally formulated for the millions of people with diabetes — nearly 12%...

Putting the Finishing Touches on Your Weight Loss With a Tummy Tuck Mar 1st, 2024

Congratulations! You’ve finally declared victory in your weight loss efforts and now you want to show off your great results. But sagging belly skin stands in the way.  Or, perhaps you’ve been through your last pregnancy and your tummy has some extra folds of skin that haven’t bounced back. Unfortunately,...

5 Ways Dermal Fillers Can Help You Look Younger Feb 1st, 2024

While marketing terms like “game changers” or “next level” are often thrown about with little to back them up, there are times when these lofty descriptions are well-earned. Such is absolutely the case with dermal fillers, which have radically changed how we fight back against the forces of aging. In...

Facelift — Beyond Tightening Your Skin Jan 10th, 2024

When you hear the term, “facelift,” you might assume that the procedure simply involves removing excess skin and pulling the rest taut. While, yes, we do perform this important step, there’s much more to a facelift than simply tightening skin, especially if you want natural-looking results that last long into...

Considering Breast Implant Removal? Here's What We Want You to Know Dec 1st, 2023

While breast augmentation is the number two plastic surgery in the United States, with nearly 300,000 in 2022, there are times when we perform the procedure in the opposite direction with breast implant removal. In the same year, nearly 38,000 people underwent breast implant removal, for a number reasons. At...

Adios, Age Spots! I'm Getting IPL Nov 1st, 2023

Age spots, sun spots, liver spots — whatever you call these discolorations, they’re a lasting reminder of time spent in the sun. In fact, exposure to the sun is responsible for about 90% of the visible changes in your skin, including those pesky brown spots. The good news is that...

Am I a Good Candidate for Eyelid Surgery? Oct 1st, 2023

“Rough night last night?” “Are you feeling OK?” “Didn’t get much sleep last night?”  Thanks to aging and sagging skin, it doesn’t matter how healthy you feel or how much rest you get, your eyes can tell a different story, and you want to change the narrative. You're not alone....

5 Reasons to Consider Liposuction Sep 1st, 2023

For decades, liposuction has held a position in the top-five cosmetic surgical procedures in the United States for one very good reason — it’s an effective way to get rid of unwanted body fat. In 2020, liposuction was ranked in the fourth spot, with more than 211,000 procedures. Aside from it going...

Boost Your Profile (and Your Confidence) Through Breast Augmentation Aug 1st, 2023

In the winter, your chest, like many other parts of your body, tends to get lost in bulky, warm clothing. Now that summer's here and you’ve brought your skimpier clothes out of hibernation, you feel like something’s missing up top, namely fuller breasts that round out your body shape. If...

Getting Your First Cosmetic Injectable Treatment? Here's What to Expect Jul 12th, 2023

For the past two decades, it’s no exaggeration to say that cosmetic injectables like Botox® and dermal fillers have taken the cosmetic world by storm. In 2020, nearly 8 million of these procedures were performed in the United States, making them the top minimally invasive cosmetic procedures.  If you’re impressed...

How Can I Lift and Reshape My Sagging Thighs? Jun 1st, 2023

At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr. Trent Fogleman and our team pride ourselves on offering solutions for cosmetic concerns from head to toe. Our ability to contour your body to meet your body-shape goals extends to many areas, including your thighs. If you’re displeased with sagging or drooping in your thighs, there are several ways...

Restore Your Confidence and Comfort with a Labiaplasty May 1st, 2023

Summer is around the corner, but you’re dreading donning your swimsuit thanks to excess genital tissue. Or, perhaps sexual intercourse with your partner has become uncomfortable because this excess tissue twists and pulls. These are two of the reasons why nearly 10,000 women in the United States undergo a labiaplasty each year....

Improve Your Laser Experience With EXO|E™ Apr 1st, 2023

Skin laser technologies have changed the way we approach aging skin. Using laser energy, we dial back the years by helping your body to rebuild healthy skin. These laser treatments are so effective that more than 1.8 million laser skin resurfacing and intense pulsed light treatments were administered in 2020...

Alleviate Your Chronic Back Pain with a Breast Reduction Mar 1st, 2023

You've spent a lifetime accommodating disproportionately large breasts, and not only are you tired of the effort, you’re in considerable discomfort. The fact is that for women whose breasts are too large for their frames, back, neck, and shoulder pain are common and can make life fairly miserable. The best...

How Can Men Benefit From Hormone Therapy? Feb 6th, 2023

For years, your reproductive hormones, namely testosterone, quietly worked behind the scenes, regulating operations in several areas of your health. From your sexual health to your muscle mass, testosterone casts a wide net, and it’s only when these hormone levels dip that you realize to what extent. As part of...

Achieve Your Dream Profile This Year With Breast Implants Jan 12th, 2023

Each year in the United States, nearly 200,000 people turn to breast augmentation, making it one of the top-five cosmetic surgical procedures in the country. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, our goal is to provide you with comprehensive breast augmentation services so that we can help you realize your dreams. Dr....

Now's the Time to Revitalize Your Skin Through Laser Skin Resurfacing Dec 1st, 2022

As another year approaches, you take stock of the damage the previous years have wrought. Sagging skin, fine lines and wrinkles, uneven texture and tone — these are all overshadowing your once vibrant skin, and you want to turn back the clock. The good news is that we can —...

Botox®: Why It's Still the Gold Standard in Wrinkle Reduction Nov 1st, 2022

You look in the mirror and make an expression to gauge how many new lines are forming around your eyes, brows, and forehead. The answer is, too many for your liking. Worse still, these lines may be there even when you’re not making an expression, causing you to look angry...

Who's a Candidate for Kybella®? Oct 6th, 2022

Your chin used to be defined, creating a clear dividing point between your face and your neck. Now, a double chin has blurred the divide, and you’re none too pleased by the development. Luckily, there’s a minimally invasive solution that can effectively reduce the double chins in most people —...

Don't Waste Your Money on Ineffective Skin Care Products Sep 1st, 2022

Trying to take care of your skin can be daunting, to say the least, given the sheer number of products that all claim to perform miracles for your skin. Unfortunately, many of these products are long on promises and short on results, which means you may be wasting your time...

Why a Facelift Is Still the Best Way to Dial Back the Years Aug 7th, 2022

You watch as the skin on your face begins to wrinkle and sag, and your youthful spirit isn’t ready for this outward aging process. While laser technologies that rejuvenate skin can help temporarily, a single facelift can provide you with anti-aging results that go the distance. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr....

The Science Behind the Plasma Pen and What It Does for Your Skin Jul 1st, 2022

You watch with dismay as new lines take up residence on your face as you age, and you’re displeased by the effect. After all, you feel so much younger than your appearance would suggest. While there are any number of anti-aging options, you want to find one that delivers great...

When Is the Right Time for a Mommy Makeover? Jun 1st, 2022

Your body goes through a great deal when you have children. From pregnancy to childbirth to breastfeeding, your body can change dramatically, and those changes may become permanent. While you love your family dearly, you want your pre-kids body back, which is exactly what a mommy makeover is designed to accomplish. At...

Noncosmetic Reasons to Get Eyelid Surgery May 1st, 2022

They say your eyes are the windows to your soul, but they can become more like slits when your eyelids begin to droop. Outside of the aesthetic effect that drooping or sagging eyelids can have on your overall appearance, they can also present problems with function.  As the No. 2...

Why Do I Have Cellulite, and Is There Anything I Can Do About It? Apr 1st, 2022

If you’re female and you’ve passed through puberty, your chances for developing cellulite are very high. In fact, 80-90% of women develop cellulite, as opposed to only 10% of men. If you find yourself hiding your body because of lumpy, bumpy skin, Cosmetic Surgery Center’s Dr. Trent Fogleman can help. Here’s how. Dimples can...

Why Botox® Still Tops the Charts Mar 7th, 2022

Every time you look in the mirror, it seems like a new wrinkle has formed, creating a vast (and ever-growing) web that signals the passage of time. While surgical interventions, such as a facelift, can effectively wipe out this web, perhaps you want to try a gentler approach with Botox®....

Five Reasons to Consider a Breast Reduction Feb 7th, 2022

While breast augmentation sits at the top of cosmetic surgeries performed in the United States, there are times when women feel that their breasts are too large, prompting them to undergo breast reduction surgery. As experts in plastic surgery, including breast surgeries, Dr. Trent Fogleman and the team here at...

How Renuvion® Rejuvenates Aging Skin Jan 16th, 2022

Each new year is made for a fresh start, but it’s been historically difficult to undo the passage that time has on our skin — until recently. Thanks to advancing technologies and a better understanding of the forces that create tired, sagging skin, we can dial back the years and...

Can You Reverse a Double Chin Without Surgery? Dec 6th, 2021

You look in the mirror and realize that your chin has developed a twin below, and you don’t like the effect that this extra “chin” has on your face. Nor are you all that keen about restoring your chin to a solo act through surgery. Luckily, we offer a solution...

Is Liposuction Painful? Nov 14th, 2021

You’ve been battling stubborn fat for years, and you’re exhausted by large efforts that only garner very small results. To close the gap to your ideal body shape, you’ve decided to explore liposuction, but you’re worried about whether the procedure is painful. To shed some light on this effective procedure,...

Signs You Might Need to Replace Your Breast Implants Oct 21st, 2021

You’ve been enjoying your breast implants for quite some now, but you’re noticing some changes, and you’re wondering whether your implants need to be replaced.  At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr. Trent Fogleman and our team offer breast enhancement services, as well as removal and replacement procedures should something go wrong...

Is Hormone Replacement Therapy Safe? Sep 14th, 2021

Whether you’re a woman going through menopause or a man whose testosterone levels are dropping, you may be facing some unwanted side effects that encompass your physical and mental health. To restore balance, you can turn to hormone replacement therapy (HRT), but you want to know whether this approach is...

How to Choose Between Laser Treatments, Fillers, and Chemical Peels Aug 9th, 2021

Thanks to advances in technology and science, there are more anti-aging products and services on the market than ever before, which can make the search for the proverbial Fountain of Youth an awfully confusing journey. To help you find an anti-aging solution that’s right for you, the team here at...

Five Bad Habits That Cause Lip Lines Jul 20th, 2021

You purse your lips and lines form around the edges that make you look almost comically older. Unfortunately, these lip wrinkles can become permanent fixtures, especially if you engage in certain bad habits. To help delay or prevent lip lines, the lead doctors at Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr. Trent Fogleman...

When to Consider a Thigh Lift Jun 8th, 2021

The aging process can be relentless. First, the skin on your face begins to sag, and next thing you know, the effect is happening elsewhere, such as around your thighs. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr. Trent Fogleman and our team pride ourselves on offering services that can tackle the aging...

Large Breasts in Men: Causes and Treatments May 3rd, 2021

Let’s start this conversation about enlarged breasts in men with a statistic — at least 30% of males will be affected by the problem at some point in their lives. While this number may provide some comfort in knowing you’re not alone, it doesn’t answer the question about whether there’s anything...

Bothered by Sun Damaged Skin? Consider Renuvion® Apr 1st, 2021

When spring and summer roll around, you want to shed those bulky clothes and let your skin soak in the warmth. Unfortunately, years of exposing your skin to the sun can do a lot of damage and lead to saggy skin that you’re less-than-keen to show off. To help tighten...

Start Honing Your Summer Body Now With Our New, Noninvasive truSculptⓇ iD Laser Mar 2nd, 2021

You sweat it out at the gym and cut your calories, but you’re disappointed with the results, as stubborn pockets of fat continue to cling to your body. If this sounds familiar, we have the perfect solution with our truSculpt® iD laser technology, which targets and destroys your fat directly....

Laser Therapy for Wrinkles: Smoother Skin Without Surgery Feb 2nd, 2021

There are few certainties in life, but one that holds fast and true is the fact that we age, and with age comes the inevitable wrinkles and fine lines. If you’re frustrated by an outward appearance that doesn’t reflect your more youthful spirit on the inside, why not explore how...

When to Consider Breast Implant Removal Jan 1st, 2021

You made the leap to bigger breasts through breast augmentation, but now you’d like to reverse that decision. Thankfully, you can -- through our breast implant removal and revision services. When it comes to achieving your aesthetic and wellness goals, Dr. Trent Fogleman and Dr. Paul Benien Jr. have the...

Rejuvenate Your Eyelids With Blepharoplasty Dec 1st, 2020

Are you tired of fielding questions about how tired you must be given your droopy eyelids? Or perhaps sagging lids are making you look far older and less energetic than you feel. If you want your face to reflect the energy, vibrancy, and youth you feel on the inside, a...

Bothered by Hot Flashes? Consider Hormone Replacement Therapy Nov 1st, 2020

While some women coast through menopause with relative ease, most experience some degree of side effects that signal the end of their reproductive years. Among the more common are hot flashes, which can plague women before, during, and after menopause. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr. Trent Fogleman and our team...

Clear Away Summer Damage With RF Microneedling Oct 1st, 2020

Summer is a great time to get outdoors and enjoy the long, warm days. Unfortunately, the harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays can wreak havoc on your skin, despite your best protection efforts, leaving you with blemishes, marks, and wrinkles. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, both Dr. Trent Fogleman and Dr. Paul Benien...

Finding the Perfect Combination of Cosmetic Injectables Sep 21st, 2020

The road to a younger-looking appearance has been made exponentially easier thanks to cosmetic injectables, which offer near-immediate results and cost a fraction of more involved techniques. To get the most out of your cosmetic injectable treatments, finding the right combination of products is key. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr....

Am I Too Old for a Breast Lift? Aug 13th, 2020

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports that breast lift surgeries in the United States have grown by 70% since 2000, with nearly 150,000 procedures in 2019 alone.  There are many reasons behind the increasing popularity of breast lifts, not the least of which is an aging population. Since aging...

Tighten Loose Skin with Renuvion Jul 15th, 2020

The average human skin covers a whopping 22 square feet, making it the body’s largest organ. Unfortunately, when the processes of aging strike, the effects can be seen may places on this extensive canvas. Thankfully, new technologies are answering the call, and we’re now able to tackle loose skin without...

When Would I Need Hormone Replacement Therapy? Jun 12th, 2020

Nearly 85% of postmenopausal women experience some menopause-related symptoms caused by the drop in their reproductive hormones, and 20% of men over the age of 60 have lower-than-normal testosterone levels. What these numbers illustrate is that hormone deficiencies in men and women are common. Thankfully, we can make up the...

Will Breast Surgery Interfere with Breastfeeding? May 22nd, 2020

Breast surgeries perennially rank among the top cosmetic surgeries in the United States — nearly 600,000 augmentations, lifts, and reductions were performed in 2018 alone. While cosmetics are the primary goal for these surgeries, many women are concerned about how these procedures may affect function, primarily when it comes to...

5 Signs You May Want to Consider Breast Reduction Apr 9th, 2020

When it comes to body shape, everyone has different goals, and they’re not confined to cosmetic reasons alone. In fact, for the nearly 110,000 men and women in the United States who undergo breast reduction surgery, the driving forces encompass both aesthetic and physical health concerns.   At Cosmetic Surgery...

Look Better Naked: Why More and More Women Are Choosing Labiaplasty Mar 12th, 2020

While looking great for the public is a great goal, perhaps you also want to look and feel your best in more intimate settings. If you’re frustrated by excess or lax vaginal tissue in your labia minora, a labiaplasty is the perfect solution for redefining and rejuvenating your vagina. At...

Beyond the Peel: Laser Skin Resurfacing Takes Your Skin to the Next Level Feb 1st, 2020

Aging can take a toll on your skin, and no more so is this true than on your face, neck, and chest — arguably the three most highly exposed areas of skin. There are a number of ways in which you can rejuvenate aging skin, from chemical peels to a...

Resolve to Regain Your Pre Pregnancy Body, from Breast to Bottom Jan 1st, 2020

Your pregnancy journeys are over, and your family is beautiful. While those smiling children may be a source of great pride, the effects that pregnancy can have on your body aren’t. From sagging breasts to droopy buttocks, pregnancy can leave lasting reminders of all that your body went through. At...

Here's What Happens to Your Body When Your Hormones Are Imbalanced Dec 1st, 2019

There’s very little in the human body that hormones don’t somehow influence, whether it’s your energy level or your appetite. Thankfully, most hormones serve you steadily throughout your life, except your reproductive hormones, which can fluctuate a great deal in both men and women. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, Dr. Trent...

Turn Back the Clock on Aging Eyes with Blepharoplasty Nov 1st, 2019

There are few features that communicate more than your eyes, but if they’re cloaked behind drooping eyelids, your message may not be heard. No matter how bright-eyed you may feel, aging eyelids can cast a shadow over your appearance, making you look older and more tired than you feel. To...

Incorporating Botox® and Xeomin® into Your Regular Beauty Routine Oct 1st, 2019

Have you been asked why you’re angry, even though you haven’t a care in the world? Or perhaps why you always look so serious lately? Odds are, the furrows around your brows and forehead are leading people to assume that you’re less happy than you really are. And the effect...

If You're Self-Conscious About the Appearance of Your Vagina, Labiaplasty Can Help Aug 31st, 2019

There’s no shortage of options when it comes to reaching your aesthetic goals. With modern surgical techniques, we can open up your eyes, change the appearance of your nose, and even address problematic genitalia. Called a labiaplasty, this surgical procedure is helping women feel more confident and comfortable with their...

Hormone Replacement Therapy: Your Escape from Uncomfortable Menopause Symptoms Jul 31st, 2019

For many women, the release from the monthly grind of menstrual cycles that comes with menopause can be very appealing. Unfortunately, this transition out of your reproductive years can be a wolf in sheep’s clothing, as it can also bring on some very unpleasant side effects, from weight gain to...

Get Your Body Back After Baby with a Mommy Makeover Jul 17th, 2019

The road to building your dream family can be an exciting and tumultuous one. In just nine short months, you accommodate a growing life and bring the new bundle of joy into the world — several times over if you have more than one child. And while you beam with...

Kybella: Banishing Your Double Chin Has Never Been Easier Jun 21st, 2019

The dreaded double chin can affect people of all ages, sizes, and both genders with equal tenacity. When it makes an unwelcome appearance, this submental fat can undermine your profile, blurring the boundaries between your head and neck. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, under the expert guidance of Drs. Trent Fogleman...

Find Out Why Labiaplasty Is Among the Fastest-Growing Cosmetic Surgery Procedures May 15th, 2019

Over the past five years, labiaplasty procedures have grown by more than 50% in the United States, with almost 13,000 performed in 2018. This relatively simple surgical procedure is helping more and more women regain confidence and comfort in their genitalia, not to mention give them a boost in their...

Summer Bodies Are Made in the Spring: Start SculpSure Treatment Now Mar 31st, 2019

Back in December during the holidays, perhaps you didn’t make it to the gym as many times as you’d hoped. In January, you got back on track eating healthy and working out, and thought for sure you’d be swimsuit ready in just a few months. While you do see an...

Why the Icon Laser Is a Great Anti-Aging Option Mar 11th, 2019

Time is a formidable foe as it marches on, littering your skin with the telltale signs of its passage. No more so is this true than when it comes to your face, which is one of the most exposed areas on your body. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, our mission is...

Feeling Unhappy with the Appearance of Your Breasts After Pregnancy? Feb 7th, 2019

During the nine months leading up to pregnancy and the time spent breastfeeding afterward, your body is on a hormonal roller coaster ride that brings about significant physical changes. While your baby bump may slowly fade away with time, your breasts are often less able to bounce back to their...

Reinvigorate Your Sexual Health This Year with MonaLisa Touch Jan 9th, 2019

Mother Nature is full of ironies, and a big one for women is that when they’re finally able to enjoy an active sex life without any consequences, their vaginal health may not be up for this new stage of life. At Cosmetic Surgery Center, we want women in Oklahoma City,...

5 Interesting Facts About Tummy Tuck You Didn't Know Dec 11th, 2018

Life happens, and gone are the days when your body was fresh, toned, and ready to take on whatever the world threw at it. If you’ve gained weight, had children, or just plain gone soft around the middle, an abdominoplasty, aka tummy tuck, is one of the best ways to...

Why a Tummy Tuck is Still the Best Choice for That Unwanted Belly Fat Nov 8th, 2018

The battle of the bulge can be one of the more infuriating endeavors as your belly stubbornly holds onto fat despite your most ardent efforts. And even when you successfully shed the extra pounds, you can be left with loose skin that doesn’t reform itself over your slimmer shape, undoing...

Post Breast Augmentation Recovery Tips You Shouldn't Ignore Oct 18th, 2018

Breast augmentation is far and away the leading cosmetic surgery in the United States, with more than 333,000 procedures in 2017 alone. As women opt to lift and reshape their chests in the pursuit of a more shapely and youthful profile, surgery is a necessary step that requires a little...

Refresh the Skin You're In With Laser Resurfacing Sep 13th, 2018

Problematic skin or skin that makes you look older than you are can leave you feeling less than confident in your appearance. When it comes to erasing fine lines, softening deep wrinkles, tightening saggy skin, or reducing the appearance of age spots, laser resurfacing makes it possible to rejuvenate your...

Lip Fillers Give You Something to Smile About Aug 15th, 2018

Lips come in a range of unique shapes and sizes, but full, kissable lips have long been considered a hallmark of youth and feminine beauty. It certainly isn’t surprising, then, that lip fillers have very nearly become a standard beauty treatment for women of all ages.Thanks to ongoing breakthroughs in...

Myths and Facts about Hormone Replacement Jul 13th, 2018

For countless middle-aged and older adults, the aging process gives rise to a wide variety of unwanted and often distressing changes, most of which are directly related to steadily declining reproductive hormone levels.Metabolism issues, weight fluctuations, mood swings, sleep disturbances, and libido problems can range from mild and annoying to...

Have Liposuction Now and Be Swimsuit Ready by Summer Jun 19th, 2018

Your body is already lovely as it is, and all you really need to prep it for bikini season is to find a swimsuit you feel comfortable in. But if self-consciousness about your physique stands in the way of that comfort, body contouring can help. If you’re looking for a...

SkinMedica skin care line 20% off for the month of May only May 24th, 2018

If you’re looking for age-defying skin care products but aren’t sure which ones actually live up to their hype, the knowledgeable physicians at Cosmetic Surgery Center recommend the SkinMedica® line. Until the end of May, you can enjoy the added benefit of 20% off any product in the line.Introducing SkinMedicaThe...

Here’s What to Expect From Labiaplasty Apr 20th, 2018

The benefits of labial reconstruction are not only aesthetic. Large or long labia can cause irritation and discomfort during exercise, when wearing snug-fitting clothing, and during sexual intercourse. Labiaplasty helps eliminate unnecessary discomfort in your day-to-day life and may also boost your self-esteem. Choosing to undergo labiaplasty requires careful consideration....

Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back with a Mommy Makeover Mar 28th, 2018

The aftereffects of a pregnancy can be somewhat shocking, often leaving new moms uncomfortable with their body changes and unsure of what to do next. A good diet and regular exercise can certainly help reduce the extra pregnancy weight, but there are other pregnancy-related issues that our doctors at Cosmetic...

Everything You Need to Know About a Brazilian Butt Lift Feb 22nd, 2018

If you’ve ever wished you could take fat from your perceived trouble areas and move it to your derriere, you may want to consider a Brazilian butt lift. The procedure uses fat in your own body to sculpt your rear to your desired appearance. Read on to learn more about...