Traci Temmen M.D. Blog

What are the risks of a BBL

What are the risks of a BBL?

What are the risks of a BBL

Throughout American history, the ideal image of beauty has continuously evolved – ranging from the thin and boyish figures of the 1920’s flappers to the voluptuous hourglass shape of Marylyn Monroe. Most would agree that the perfect figure of today’s modern woman lies somewhere in between, embodying an overall athletic shape with generous curves. This image that has been accentuated…

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gummy bear breast implants

What are gummy bear breast implants, and how do they compare to silicone?

gummy bear breast implants

Breast augmentation with implants is the most popular cosmetic plastic surgery in America, with over 300,000 procedures performed each year! With powerful modern technology that allows surgeons to create full, beautiful breasts while leaving minimal scars behind, it’s easy to see why so many women are choosing this life-changing procedure. In addition to providing safe and effective results, many women…

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Butt Implants or a Skinny BBL

Should I Get Butt Implants or a Skinny BBL?

Butt Implants or a Skinny BBL

If there was one thing you could change about your body, what would it be? For most women, a specific area jumps to mind almost immediately. It’s what you notice each time you look in the mirror, and what feature you envy the most when flipping through a magazine. The answer to this question is different for everyone, but some…

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Vaginal Tightening Surgery

Do I Need Vaginal Tightening Surgery?

Vaginal Tightening Surgery

In the modern world, more and more women are recognizing plastic surgery as a powerful tool to help restore confidence and self-esteem in virtually any area. Procedures on the face such as rhinoplasties (or “nose jobs”) and face lifts can correct life-long insecurities or turn back the clock on aging to help patients feel confident in how they face the…

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Am I a Candidate for Removal of Implants and Fat Transfer to the Breast?

Breast implants are a popular method of adding volume to the breasts, helping many women feel more beautiful and confident. However, sometimes women find that whether due to aging, weight gain, pregnancy, complications, or simply being unhappy with their implants, they wish to have them removed. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Traci Temmen understands that this decision can be difficult to…

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Breast Explant Tampa

Will I need a lift if I remove my breast implants?

Breast Explant Tampa

Many women get breast implants to enhance the size and shape of their bust line. However, sometimes a woman may desire to have her implants removed (called “explantation”) at a later date for a variety of reasons. Some women may find that with aging, weight gain, or pregnancy, their breasts enlarge over time to a point where they no longer…

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Mommy Makeover Surgeon

How soon after pregnancy can I get a mommy makeover?

Mommy Makeover Surgeon

The time period following the birth of a new baby is so exciting – filled with joy, love, and lots of new memories as a new life is welcomed into the world! Most mothers are thrilled about their new little bundle of joy – but many are not so happy about the toll pregnancy has taken on their body, leaving…

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Tummy Tuck

Will a Tummy Tuck Give Me Better Curves?

Tummy Tuck

To many people, having children is the greatest joy life has to offer. But as much love and happiness as they bring, unfortunately many women are upset to find that no matter how much they diet and exercise, their body never looks the way it did before they had kids. Even those women who are able to lose all of…

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Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) Safe

Is the Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) Safe?

Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) Safe

With summer just around the corner, many women are starting to think more about how they can look and feel their best in a cute swimsuit, jean cut-offs, or new tank top this summer. For many women, a key problem area that continues to bother them despite diet and exercise efforts is the shape of their behind. No matter how…

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labiaplasty surgery affect sexual sensation

Does Labiaplasty Surgery affect sexual sensation or function?

labiaplasty surgery affect sexual sensation

While you have probably seen lots of advertisements about using plastic surgery to enhance the appearance of their breasts, tummy, and bottom, another area that is less talked about but very important to the confidence and comfort of many women is the external genitalia. In particular, many women find that due to factors such as genetics, exercise, childbirth, and aging,…

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