Working as a Team makes us Better
For the last decade and a half, Dr. Steven Svehlak and Dr. Daniel Yamini have fused their individual knowledge and skill to provide their patients with highly effective and customizable cosmetic treatments in a safe and welcoming environment. As double board-certified plastic surgeons, Dr. Yamini and Dr. Svehlak prioritize patient safety and satisfaction above all […]
Go local! Why more patients are choosing to have their surgeries over instead of under.
We all know the many reasons to go through with cosmetic surgeries. It may be that we just want to enhance our looks or be more like an image we have in our minds or have seen in movies or TV. It could also just be to feel more confident and sexier. Some feel there […]
Silicone Body Scars and Scares
We see it everywhere, women with big booties and curves are exploding onto the media and cultural scene and many of us are left wondering what happened to the big-boob, blonde and skinny fad! It’s crazy just how quickly the ideal image of beauty shifts right? Not that I’m complaining. As a woman of an […]
What cosmetic deals to buy this holiday season…
It’s that time of year again. The Christmas decorations come up just as the last bite of Halloween candy goes down. Our inbox’s are filled to the brim with Black Friday deals, Secret Santa ideas and New Year’s specials. But which ones should you purchase and for whom? Do people even give the gift of […]
Botched or Board Certified? You Choose.
Too often we see patients come into our office feeling defeated and completely hopeless due to a previously botched surgery. Each and every time it is heart breaking. The same story usually echo’s from each of these botched-surgery patient’s mouths. They were coaxed into having surgery by a Dr.’s impressive marketing plan or a friend […]
Power Assisted Liposuction – Why Board Certified Plastic Surgeons Prefer This Technique!
The Lipo Skinny… Liposuction/Power Assisted Liposuction is one of the most popular and in-demand cosmetic procedures. Removing stubborn fat within minutes sounds like a dream come true to just about anybody. Even better, we can actually utilize the fat aka “liquid gold” on other parts of the body to shape and contour; a fat transfer […]
Tummy Tuck with Tissu Glu
Tissu Glu Surgical Adhesive Who knew that four words could be so important and so impactful when undergoing a super invasive cosmetic surgery such as a Tummy Tuck? For those that may not know, the benefits of a Tummy Tuck (or Abdominoplasty as it will be referred to by your Doc) are so great that […]
What is Plastic Surgery Tourism?
What is Plastic Surgery Tourism? Plastic Surgery Tourism is essentially deal hunting for the cheapest plastic surgery while also traveling and receiving plastic surgery… When it comes to shopping, we all want the best deal, right? We send our CVS coupons to ur phones to use upon checkout, frequent sites like Groupon, Living Social […]
Don’t Let your Neck Give Away your Age!
Blah blah blah, Botox. I think it’s safe to say by now we have all heard the magical and amazing word “Botox” right? Not only is Allergan (it’s maker) investing boocoo bucks on marketing and advertising to make Botox the household name it’s become, but our friends are talking about it. Our moms and sisters, […]
Beautifying your belly button…is this even possible?
Wanting a beautiful, perfect belly button…is that even a thing? In the world of cosmetic enhancements, where almost everything is possible why do we still wonder if we are alone (or crazy) when channeling our inner perfectionist? We’re not! Most of the procedures we wonder about even being possible are being performed regularly. Yes, this […]
Is Botox Safe?
Botox is no longer only for A-list celebrities. Every year millions of men and women choose Botox to safely and temporarily reduce wrinkles, frown lines and crow’s feet, taking years off their looks. Is Botox really safe? Are there any unwanted consequences? Relax, because… Botox is Safe: Botox, or Botulinum toxin, is derived from Clostridium […]
Age-Defying Beauty: Top Cosmetic Treatments for Every Age
However well one prepares for the aging process, there is just no fountain of youth. As we age, our bodies change – that is simply inevitable. But, it doesn’t mean we can’t contest the process along the way with preventative measures and proactive regimens to help put off the signs of aging. According to the […]
Breast Augmentation: There Have Never Been More Choices
Every breast is naturally unique. Made up of fatty tissue, glands, ducts and a thin layer of soft skin, the size and shape of one’s breasts are as unique to you as all your other physical characteristics. Some women are quite content with the size and shape of their breasts, while others are dissatisfied, or […]
Not All Doctors are the Same!
With so many different terminologies out there, it can be difficult to determine who to trust when it comes to cosmetic plastic surgery. Is a “Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon” the same as a “Board Certified Plastic Surgeon”? This one-sheet infographic from NewBeauty Magazine summarizes the key differences. Photo/PDF Credit: NewBeauty Magazine. Click to download complete PDF.
Plastic Surgery, A Journey Towards Your Happiness
Experience at Sunset Cosmetic Surgery in Los Angeles, CA, has taught us that there are many, many motivations as to why our patients seek plastic surgery. Some seek help to fix a particular condition, such as rhinoplasty for breathing problems, while others visit for improvement upon their appearance, as in some cases of breast augmentation. […]
Eyelid Surgery: Give Droopy Eyes the Boost!
It is often stated that the eyes are the windows to your soul. Captivating and attractive, they receive a great deal of attention as the center point of your face. In fact, the eyes can reveal much of one’s thoughts, emotions and expressions. But as we age, changes begin to take place that quite often […]
Plastic Surgery: What’s in it for Men?
In 2014, an increasing number of men are opting for plastic surgery. Men of all types, careers, races and ages are coming in for treatment at Sunset Cosmetic Surgery in Los Angeles. Women may be the ones that are often thought of when it comes to plastic surgery, men are seeking more and more treatment […]
What’s in a Name? Choosing the Right Plastic Surgeon in LA
There are literally thousands of medical professionals offering cosmetic procedures in Los Angeles. So at Sunset Cosmetic Surgery, doctors Steven Svehlak and Daniel Yamini understand you have a choice when it comes to plastic surgery. You’re looking for the right doctor, with the right set of skills, experience and expertise – and it gets confusing […]
In-Office Procedures, In Popular Demand
With today’s technology, anesthesia and pain control, minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures are the industry’s fastest growing trend. Routinely performed, there are many cosmetic surgical procedures which don’t require an operating room setting and general anesthesia. While more comprehensive and time-intensive procedures such as breast augmentations, facelifts or tummy tucks still do, the following procedures can often […]
Revenge Plastic Surgery on the Rise
Divorce is one of the of the most stressful life events anyone can go through. According to the Holmes and Rahe stress scale, divorce ranks at the top of the list, second only to the death of a spouse. It’s natural that some of that heavy stress will take its toll on you physically. When […]