Thousand Oaks Blog

Saline vs. Silicone: Which Breast Implant Is Right For Me?

Every year many Calabasas women visit Dr. Costanzo for a breast augmentation. Once they have made the decision to move forward with the procedure, they may still be left with several questions about the exact detail of their upcoming procedure. One of those frequently asked questions is often regarding saline implants vs. silicone implants. Many […]

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Causes of Breast Implant Rippling

When women from Thousand Oaks visit Dr. Costanzo for a breast augmentation, their main goal is for their final results to look natural. They want to achieve that coveted hourglass figure and add cleavage, but don’t want it to be obvious they’ve had work done. Unfortunately, one thing that makes it obvious you’ve had work […]

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Can I Reverse the Signs Of Aging?

 Many aging men and women in Thousand Oaks have similar signs of aging on their faces. Whether those include forehead lines, crows feet, marionette lines, or jowls, the signs of aging are obvious and discouraging – to say the least. If you’re in the Thousand Oaks area and you’re tired of looking in the mirror […]

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Can A Facelift Soften Marionette Lines?

Oh, the wonderful signs of aging! None of us can be freed from them, but thankfully Dr. Costanzo can correct most of them. Many men and women in Thousand Oaks age most noticeably in their face and neck. Crows feet, sagging skin and jowls, forehead wrinkles, and the dreaded marionette lines.  Marionette lines leave many […]

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6 Imperfections That A Facelift Addresses

Men and women in Thousand Oaks don’t want to look older than they feel. Unfortunately, the inevitable signs of aging do just that. Deep creases, wrinkles, sagging skin, and jowls can all create a tired, worn out, and even angry appearance on the faces of many people. While the natural process of aging cannot be […]

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How Much Younger Will I Look After a Facelift?

In his practice, Dr. Costanzo sees many Thousand Oaks men and women who want to turn back the hands of time via a facelift. Potential surgical candidates often have a myriad of questions to ask, as they should. When you are considering a plastic surgery procedure, such as a facelift, you should come to your […]

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How Does a Breast Augmentation Affect Breastfeeding?

In his practice, Dr. Costanzo meets many Westlake Village women of childbearing years who want to have a breast augmentation. Some of these women already have a child or children, but plan to add to their families through childbirth. Others are not yet mothers but think or know they would like to have children at […]

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How Can a Short Nose be Corrected?

When it comes to the size of your nose, it’s all about proportion. If you’re a short, small-framed woman, then a smaller, shorter nose probably looks aesthetically pleasing on you. But if you’re tall and muscular, or have a larger face, a short nose likely looks less appealing. In his Thousand Oaks practice, Dr. Costanzo […]

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What is Caudal Septal Extension Grafting?

If you’re considering rhinoplasty due to a short nose with an upturned nasal tip – either one you’ve had since birth or have as a result of a prior rhinoplasty gone wrong – you may have been doing a lot of online homework. And as you’ve been researching ways that rhinoplasty can be performed to […]

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Can a Mommy Makeover Correct Diastasis Recti?

Pregnancy can dramatically alter a woman’s body, causing weight gain, stretch marks and loose and sagging skin and breasts. One of the lesser talked about side effects of pregnancy, though, is diastasis recti, or separated abdominal muscles. Diastasis recti occurs when there is a separation between the left and right side of your abdominal muscles, […]

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