August 15, 2023

Reveal Clearer Skin with IPL Acne Filter: Your Path to Confidence

Are you tired of waging a constant battle against acne, desperately searching for a solution that actually works? Enter the realm of Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Acne Filter – a groundbreaking treatment that’s revolutionizing the way we combat acne. In this blog post, we’re delving deep into the multitude of benefits that IPL with an acne filter brings to the table. Prepare to unlock the well-kept secrets to achieving that […]
January 27, 2023

What is Morpheus8?

You may have heard the term “Morpheus8” but perhaps you are a little unsure of what it actually is. Let us give you an overview of what this fantastic technology can do for you! Morpheus 8 is a cutting-edge, minimally invasive treatment for skin resurfacing and rejuvenation. It is a non-surgical procedure that uses the combination of radiofrequency (RF) energy and microneedling to effectively target deep layers of the skin […]
November 10, 2022

To Scrub or not to Scrub: That is the Question

Our last blog reviewed the basics in starting a cleansing routine. Believe it or not, exfoliating and toning your skin is another important step in maximizing your cleansing. Between the cold harsh dry winter air and wearing a mask, there is a greater chance of trapping bacteria, clogging pores and leaving your skin feeling dry and dull.  Have you been suffering from “maskne” (mask based acne, involving your nasal bride […]
October 30, 2022

HELP – How do I get Better Skin!

Our patients often ask us “How do we get my skin to be the best version it can be?” The truth of the matter is, like anything worth achieving in life, it takes a little time, and a little effort. The good news is that you can and will achieve improvement no matter what stage your skin is at! At Pacific Plastic Surgery Group can help you achieve your skin […]
October 15, 2022

Botox 101: Top 9 things you need to know. Botox Myths Debunked.

We all know someone who’s had Botox.  With over six million Botox injections each year, it’s also one of the most popular cosmetic treatments out there. At Pacific Plastic Surgery Group in Vancouver, our Master Nurse Injectors help you achieve your aesthetic goals. Despite being tried and tested for over 20 years, there remains a lot of myths and misinformation about Botox.   Here are 9 things you need to […]
July 2, 2022

How to prepare for your surgery

Have you been wondering how to prepare for your surgery to give you the best chance of a quick recovery? In the weeks and months leading up to your surgery please consider the following points: Practice proper fitness: good fitness habits are an important factor in your overall health and wellbeing. Good Nutrition: eat well during the weeks prior to surgery. Crash dieting, overeating or high alcohol intake can greatly […]
May 16, 2022

As Featured in Daily Hive – The most popular trends in cosmetic surgery right now

From advancing technologies to social media filters combined with the increased amount we see ourselves on screen since the start of the pandemic, a lot has contributed to the continually rising demand for cosmetic surgeries and the growing societal acceptance surrounding them.
April 7, 2022

Am I a Good Candidate for Fat Transfer Breast Augmentation?

A breast augmentation with fat transfer is a surgical procedure that reshapes your breasts into the shape and size you desire by using your body’s own fat. Fat transfer breast augmentations have surged in popularity, particularly among women who want natural looking results and a modest enhancement in size.
March 21, 2022

Top 3 Reasons Women Have Breast Lift Surgery

Pregnancy, weight loss, and weight gain can make breasts sag or droop and lose their ideal shape. A breast lift, also known as a Mastopexy, raises and reshapes sagging breasts by removing excess skin and repositioning the breast tissue and nipple higher on the chest.
February 28, 2022

Which Type of Tummy Tuck Is Right for Me?

A tummy tuck, also known as Abdominoplasty, tightens and reshapes the abdominal area, helping to achieve a more aesthetically pleasing, slimmer overall appearance. Having a flatter, firmer midsection can dramatically improve the way clothing fits and looks, helping you feel more confident and comfortable in your body.
February 17, 2022

6 most commonly expressed concerns when considering a Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)

The nose is a central feature on your face. Rhinoplasty is a surgical procedure that improves the overall facial appearance by changing the size and shape of the nose. Rhinoplasty can be done for both aesthetic and functional reasons. The overall appearance and function of the nose can be improved using a variety of techniques.
January 26, 2022

To Scrub or not to Scrub: That is the Question

There are two types of exfoliation we recommend, physical and chemical. Physical exfoliation has come a long way since a certain apricot smelling scrub that used pulverized wallet pieces hit the market. It’s well known that the scrub is excessively harsh leaving microtears in the epidermal layer. These microtears can leave your skin red and overly sensitive. With continual use, this can leave your skin chronically inflamed; which is never a good look.
January 17, 2022

Cleansing: The important first step in maximizing our skin health

Our patients ask us “how do we get our skin to be the best version it can be”? The truth of the matter is that like anything worth achieving in life, it takes a little effort. The good news is that you can and will achieve improvements no matter what stage your skin is at! We are here to help you achieve your skin goals. Let’s break it down for you.
January 15, 2021

4 signs you are ready for a Mommy Makeover

Childbirth is one of the most joyful experiences in a woman’s life, however pregnancy and breastfeeding creates many physical changes in a woman’s body. A “mommy makeover” can help a mother restore her body to pre-pregnancy and turn back the lock. Pregnancy may have left you with flattened breasts, skin stretching in the abdomen, skin laxity and unwanted pockets of fat that do not respond well to diet and exercise.