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January 6, 2018

Improving the Appearance of Aging Arms

The aging process can take a significant toll on the appearance of the upper arms. Even men and women that follow a healthy diet and exercise routine may notice their arms start to look flabby and saggy in their fifth or sixth decades of life. These cosmetic issues can deter someone from feeling confident enough to wear sleeveless shirts, or comfortable in shirts with tighter sleeves.

San Diego plastic surgeon Abhay Gupta treats problems in the upper arms in various ways, depending on the nature of the problem. Continue reading


December 7, 2017

How Often Do Breast Implants Need to Be Replaced?

One of the rumors floating around about breast augmentation is that implants need to be replaced every 10 years. Unfortunately this is misleading and can confuse women who are thinking about their implant options and expecting to need surgery every decade.

The truth is, breast implants only need to be replaced if a problem occurs or the patient is no longer happy with them.

San Diego breast augmentation surgeon Abhay Gupta believes his patients should have the right information as they make decisions about their care. Here, he sets the record straight about replacing breast implants. Continue reading


November 7, 2017

Rejuvenating the Eyes with Cosmetic Treatments

The eyes are the most expressive area of the face and often the first to show signs of age. If you want your eyes to convey warmth and youth despite your age, Dr. Abhay Gupta can help. The San Diego plastic surgeon offers a variety of cosmetic treatments to combat problems like wrinkles, lines, under-eye bags and sagging skin. Continue reading




August 9, 2017

Debunking Common Breast Implant Myths

You’ve probably heard about the popular Discovery Channel show called MythBusters. Maybe you have even seen an episode or two. Dr. Abhay Gupta was inspired by the concept of the show to publish his own version of MythBusters: Breast Implant Edition. Here, he debunks the most common myths about saline and silicone breast implants. Continue reading


July 10, 2017

Study Highlights Facelift Benefits

A recent study confirms what Dr. Abhay Gupta’s facial rejuvenation patients already know: facelift surgery turns back the clock on aging and helps people look younger and more attractive. According to the study, facial plastic surgery may actually make people look healthier and more successful, too! Dr. Gupta, a sought-after facelift surgeon in San Diego, discusses the study and what it could mean for you. Continue reading


June 10, 2017

Pre-Wedding Plastic Surgery Options

Every bride and groom wants to look their absolute best on their wedding day. With all eyes on you, why wouldn’t you want to feel picture-perfect? In preparation for your big day, you may find yourself paying more attention to your appearance by increasing your workouts, trying new skin care products or developing a glowing tan.

There are also plenty of plastic surgery treatments that can help you achieve your desired appearance. Every patient has their own goals when it comes to cosmetic treatment, and there is no specific pre-wedding plastic surgery package. Instead, Dr. Abhay Gupta, a respected plastic surgeon in San Diego, can tailor treatment to your specific area(s) of concern. Continue reading



April 11, 2017

5 Ways to Get Your Body Ready for Summer

As the weather in Southern California starts to warm up, and many San Diegans begin to plan their summer, the idea of what your body looks like in a swimsuit may cross your mind. If the visual causes you stress or anxiety, this post is for you.

Here, Dr. Abhay Gupta, trusted plastic surgeon in San Diego, shares five ways to get your beach body ready for summer. Keep in mind that with summer quickly approaching, it’s best to act fast in order to allow enough time to undergo treatment and fully recover! Continue reading