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Christopher Costanzo, MD Receives RealSelf 500 Award!!

Christopher Costanzo, MD Receives RealSelf 500 Award For Enduring Commitment to Consumer Education Thousand Oaks Christopher Costanzo, MD Among Top Influencers in Cosmetic Medicine   Thousand Oaks, CA – April 10, 2017 – Dr. Costanzo is one of 500 doctors worldwide to receive the RealSelf 500 Award, a prestigious award honoring the top influencers on […]

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What is the Difference Between Botox and Dermal Fillers?

A common misconception is that Botox and dermal fillers are one in the same. The truth is that Botox and dermal fillers are two completely different approaches to battle the effects of aging. Although both are injected into wrinkles and minimally invasive procedures that produce results without downtime, they work: In different ways. Botox acts […]

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What Is Involved in a Rhinoplasty Procedure?

Your nose is made of bone, cartilage, tissue, and skin that can be reshaped during a nose surgery, a procedure commonly called “Rhinoplasty”. When Dr. Costanzo changes the structure of your nose, the result: Balances with other facial feature to achieve proportion. Blends naturally with your unique facial structures. Corrects any features that make you […]

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What Procedures Does a Mommy Makeover Include?

Only a mother will ever truly understand exactly what their body endures during pregnancy and childbirth. Even after the birth, a mother’s body still has work to do with breastfeeding and child rearing. Which is exactly why many moms are starting to look into the “Mommy Makeover.” Thousand Oaks moms that have tried exercise and […]

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What Causes Implant Malposition?

For breast implants to maintain the proper position, the skill of your plastic surgeon is critical. When Thousand Oaks patients notice that their implants have shifted out of place or rotated improperly, they may need to undergo breast revision to correct the problem. What is Implant Malposition? The implant can shift position or rotate improperly […]

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What Breast Size Should I Get for My Body Frame?

Breast augmentation is a personal choice influenced by what you consider beautiful. The meaning of breast size varies when asking Westlake Village women what their ultimate goal is following the surgery.  Most women think of breast size as final bra cup size.  But final bra size is hard to determine and varies a great deal […]

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How Young Is “Too Young” For a Facelift?

When you think of a facelift, most people probably assume that only folks who have started to notice facial wrinkles are interested in the procedure. But that is not always the case when it comes to a facelift. Thousand Oaks patients who have developed a loose neck or jowls are great candidates for a facelift. […]

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How Soon After Giving Birth Can I Have A Mommy Makeover?

When mothers have finished giving birth and breastfeeding, one of the first thoughts on their mind is how to get their younger, pre-pregnancy body back. While eating healthy and getting plenty of exercise can get you close, many mothers are still left with excess skin on their tummies, drooping breasts, and stubborn fat on their […]

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How Natural Will My Results Look After a Facelift?

One of the main concerns that our potential facelift patients have is that they don’t want to get the “mannequin” or “pulled tight” look from their facelift. Thousand Oaks men and women who have seen pictures of celebrities that got bad facelifts are understandably worried. But there are some easy ways that patients can ensure […]

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Can Lack of Sleep Cause Eyelid Hooding?

Although aging generally causes droopy eyelids, lifestyle factors, and injuries can also play a factor in causing your eyelids to sag. However, most Thousand Oaks residents might not realize that not getting enough sleep can also play a role in your eyes’ appearance. Most people think that lack of sleep is a reason for under-eye […]

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