Entries by Regina Rosenthal MD

Misconceptions about Labiaplasty

As much as interest in labiaplasty has increased, we could say that misconceptions have arisen right alongside that. Although more labiaplasty procedures are being performed today, there are many more which aren’t taking place because some women stop short after hearing one of a few myths. Here, we address what those are so you can […]

Why Choose Liposuction

Body contouring is a hot trend at the moment and has been for some time. It is only recently, though, that devices have been manufactured to sculpt the body without surgery. In light of these developments, including devices like CoolSculpting and SculpSure, why is it that liposuction continues to be a leading cosmetic procedure? Here, […]

The Synergy of Neuromodulators and Dermal Fillers

There are several injectable products that are commonly used today. The most popular wrinkle reducer around is Botox, though Dysport is also available in our Campbell office. In addition to smoothing wrinkles with a neuromodulator, patients also often inquire about dermal fillers like Juvéderm to fill lines and creases. If you’re ready to dip your […]

Face and Neck Lift: A One-Two Punch to Aging

In recent years, we have come across many strategies that can help a person slow the development of age-related cosmetic concerns. However, there comes the point at which many people consider the value of surgery. No amount of exercise can keep the facial and neck tissue taut and strong for a lifetime. When laxity causes […]

Labiaplasty: Luxury for your Lady Parts

Women are changing. They are changing the perception of what it means to be beautiful and powerful. As women have started exploring their inner world, we are seeing their personal growth translate into how individual women want to look. To be a powerful woman doesn’t mean that you just accept the way your body looks; […]

Advantages of Ideal Breast Implants

As cosmetic surgery has advanced, women wishing to enhance the shape and size of their breasts have been given new and improved options. The FDA has approved saline implants, silicone implants, and even gummy bear implants. A few years ago, the IDEAL breast implant gained FDA approval and has since been changing the game of […]

The Emotional Journey to Recovery from Plastic Surgery

Cosmetic surgeries are performed frequently all around the world. The popularity of procedures such as breast augmentation and facelift surgery has increased for a good reason: cosmetic enhancements and rejuvenation make us feel better about our appearance! There is no arguing that cosmetic surgery can be a positive decision. The advantages that are gained through […]

Are You a Good Candidate for Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty, commonly referred to as a nose job, is a procedure that can have an enormous impact on the overall appearance of the face. People seeking this procedure often express that they do not like how their nose appears on their face. Several characteristics may cause dissatisfaction, from a bump on the bridge of the […]

Real Talk about Tummy Tuck Recovery

The idea of a tummy tuck may be exciting and frightening all at once. On one hand, you’ve got the opportunity to enjoy a flat, gorgeous stomach. On the other hand, surgery and recovery present an unknown variable the whole process – and we don’t like the unknown. A tummy tuck may feel like a […]

Is a Facelift Ever Necessary?

With all of the wonderful advancements that have occurred in recent years, many people have had the opportunity to address complaints related to facial aging. It wasn’t as if this opportunity didn’t exist before solutions like dermal fillers and laser skin resurfacing were available; it’s that a large percentage of potential patients really didn’t want […]

How Does Dysport Differ from Botox?

Injectable treatments just keep coming, don’t they? First, we had Botox, and that was an enormous step forward in the field of aesthetics. After this cosmetic drug hit the open road, it didn’t take long for other injectables to join. With the influx of various wrinkle reducers and dermal fillers, the road to facial rejuvenation […]

Because we Don’t Have Floating Heads

There is an area that resides below the chin and above the breasts. We call it the décolletage, or the décolleté. This is a forgotten land of tissue that is often ignored as the signs of aging begin to make their mark on the face. We mustn’t do this. Essentially, the décolleté is the frame […]

Why Starting at the End Makes Sense

You’re considering cosmetic treatment. To have reached this point, you have been paying attention to the way your body looks, and there is something about your appearance that you feel could be better. Chances are you already know that cosmetic surgery does not “fix” anything and that there is nothing “wrong” with you to begin […]

What Breast Lift Surgery Really Achieves

Breast surgery conversations revolve around adding volume. In some cases, this is the best way to enhance the contours of the breasts. However, sometimes, nothing needs to be added to make the breasts more perky and attractive. Here, we want to turn our attention to mastopexy and discuss some of the particulars about what can […]

Mommy Makeover: Timing is Everything!

Mothers are some of the busiest people on the planet. In the midst of managing children and relationships and housework, not to mention hobbies and professional endeavors, mothers have a knack for putting everything and everyone else in a position of importance. This habit continues even when research supports claims that mothers who prioritize their […]

Liposuction: What you Don’t Know Could Hurt You

Liposuction has been one of the cornerstone treatments of cosmetic surgery. Millions of men and women have gained greater confidence by putting their hips, waist, thighs, or another body part into the hands of their skilled plastic surgeon. Why, then, would we say what you don’t know could hurt you? Because we have seen many […]

A New Approach to Filling out the Face

Historically, the techniques used to rejuvenate the aging face have been relatively limited. Men and women who were able to address early signs of aging may have done so with peels or laser treatments. More noticeable sagging and wrinkling were usually treated with a surgical facelift. In recent years, options for facial rejuvenation have become […]

Blepharoplasty an Excellent Treatment for Men

When the eyelids lose their vitality, it is difficult to not to notice. It can be even more difficult to feel really good about your appearance. Heavy eyelids, puffiness, and sagging are not age-related problems that trouble only women. We are more frequently hearing men discuss the concerns they have with facial aging, and the […]

Age: It’s Your Business – and Ours!

Historically speaking, women have never been fond of revealing their age. In fact, women throughout the ages have been known to do everything in their power to keep their age all to themselves. We believe that your age is your own business and no one else’s. That is why we have made it our business […]

Extend the Results of your Facelift with These Tips

Millions of facelift procedures are performed on an annual basis. This procedure has historically been the best method of facial rejuvenation, capable of turning the clock back 10 to 15 years. A good facelift is one that doesn’t look like a facelift. You’ve seen them, the procedures that leave the mark of overly-tight skin. A […]

Want Results Now? Here’s How!

When we start to notice something isn’t working, we want to change it – pronto! This is human nature, and it is also evidence of the fact that we can pretty much get instant gratification in almost any area of life. Hungry? You’re minutes away from a hot meal. Bored? There are numerous ways to […]

Liposuction got you Feeling Full?

Men and women who visit Silicon Valley plastic surgeon Dr. Regina Rosenthal for liposuction do so because they want to feel slimmer; to get rid of the fullness that makes a particular body part stand out in a way they do not like. Liposuction is a wonderful method of body-contouring that has been safely performed […]

Reducing Breast Size may do more than you Think

Breast procedures continue to sit at the top of the numbers list regarding cosmetic surgery. However popular, and however much attention is given to breast augmentation, enlargement with implants, there is a lot to be said for breast reduction. Not all of the concerns women express about breast size leans toward wanting more. Many of […]

Breast Augmentation: The Age Factor

Breast augmentation procedures have continually outnumbered other popular cosmetic procedures year after year. Don’t let the popularity of this procedure fool you, though, there are still questions that are asked by a large majority of women. Namely, women ask “Am I too old to breast implants?” In some cases, the question goes the other way, […]

Not all Fat is Bad Fat

Since the humble beginnings of aesthetic medicine, a lot has happened. It seems like we hear about an innovative new device, treatment, or product every few months. Facial rejuvenating treatments are being developed at breakneck speed, and this can create more than a fair share of confusion for those who want to resolve the various […]

Beauty is Within

We all want to feel attractive. Here’s a bit of good news! Feeling attractive doesn’t necessarily have to mean that you fit into a certain size of clothing. It doesn’t even have to mean perfectly symmetrical proportions or facial features. One of the biggest indicators of inner beauty is how your skin glows. Maintaining healthy, […]

Facelift or Fillers? This is an Excellent Question!

In recent years, we have seen a surge in interest in what is often referred to as a non-surgical facelift. Wanting to improve the facial aesthetic without surgery is an understandable preference. However, there are instances in which a patient should investigate the options more thoroughly. Injectable solutions are advantageous in many cases, but they […]

Better Breasts through Exercise? Let’s Talk!

Any woman who is struggling with sagging, drooping breasts can tell you: it’s no fun. The shape and slope of a woman’s breasts may be even more crucial than size when it comes to overall satisfaction. Breasts that sag are no longer youthful in appearance, and they may affect a woman’s preference in clothing, as […]

Are Implants Necessary for Better Breasts?

Many women, at some point, look down and notice that their breasts have fallen. There are many reasons that this can happen, and most have nothing to do with how well one has taken care of herself. Any time the breasts grow larger, such as during pregnancy or if weight is gained, there is a […]

Stress could be Wrecking your Skin

Would if we could, most of us would like to eliminate the word “stress” from our vocabulary. More directly, we would like to banish the chronic stress that seems to permeate daily living in today’s busy culture. That sounds more like it. Since it would be nearly impossible for the average person to do this, […]

Otoplasty a Plastic Surgery with Lifelong Benefits

Back in 2012, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) revealed that 45% of the plastic surgeries performed on minors (under the age of 18) involved ear pinning – aka otoplasty. That statistic suggests that otoplasty is the most commonly performed plastic surgery procedure for children and teens. Dr. Regina Rosenthal is an experienced […]

Bring out the Best in your Appearance with Otoplasty

The ears are typically an area of the body that gets very little attention. We use them daily, and even decorate them with fashionable earrings. For individuals whose ears are large or protruding, these features can be a source of embarrassment that causes or contributes to self-consciousness. Sometimes, the ears are large enough and stand […]

Ready to Whittle? Let’s Talk Vaser Liposuction!

For many years running, liposuction has ranked as one of the most common cosmetic plastic surgery procedures – for men and women both. Liposuction is conducted with the intent of removing unwanted fat, and replacing it with smooth, beautiful contours that elevate the patient’s overall satisfaction with his or her appearance. Whether you want to […]

Anti-Aging with Neck Lift Surgery

In this day and age of injectible wrinkle-reducers and high-tech modalities, it is easy to feel confused about the best way to handle certain concerns, such as a “turkey neck.” For patients near Campbell, CA and the office of Dr. Regina Rosenthal, this choice is facilitated with the fullest extent of information and a thorough […]

Investigating Facial Aging

Humans have been fixated on stopping time in its tracks since ancient civilizations settled on the earth. Specifically, they have sought ways to maintain youthful, attractive skin. Since the proverbial Fountain of Youth has yet to be found, we have no way to stop the aging process by taking a simple dive into the waters. […]

Jump into Spring with IPL Photo Rejuvenation

A woman never gives away her age, or at least she would like to think she doesn’t. With the innovative aesthetic treatments available today, men and women have numerous ways to maintain a more youthful appearance. One of the most prevalent of all “age indicators” is hyperpigmentation. Perhaps you have noticed a few spots on […]