Life After Lash Extensions: What I did after developing an allergy

lash extensions

You love the look of eyelash extensions. You’ve tried lash growth serums in the past, but extensions give you the instant gratification you want! At least, that was the case for me. Because of my naturally short and sparse lashes, I’ve always been self-conscious and felt that I looked like a little baby boy. But […]

Why cosmetic procedures aren’t just for the shallow at heart!

shallow

Cosmetic procedures help people feel comfortable in their own skin, and studies have shown that a person’s physical appearance affects their self-esteem. It impacts the value we place on ourselves, which feeds into the confidence we exude in our day-to-day lives.   My experience with cosmetic procedures When I was about 13 years old, my […]

I told you so (warning, graphic photos)

laser lipo

In this recent Medscape article, the FDA has announced that the heat-based device Renuvion/J-Plasma, which has been used for skin tightening after tummy tucks or liposuction, “has not been determined to be safe or effective for any procedure intended to improve the appearance of the skin.” The device is cleared by the FDA for “general […]

Preventing Post Op Complications

postop complications

Post op complications are a risk everyone must consider when planning surgery. While there is no surefire way to prevent 100% of post op complications, there are ways to reduce your risk of some of these issues.   What are some post op complications I should be aware of?   Fever Fever is a vague […]

Postop Recovery Tips

No matter what procedure you’re having, you’ll need to prepare for some physical (and possibly emotional) limitations after surgery. Set yourself up for success with a few insider tips, as recommended by former surgical patients.     A few things I wish I knew before surgery   Post-op constipation is real. The combination of narcotic […]

The pandemic is over… time to move on

pandemic

I’ve had enough. I’m over it. We did what we could. Never before has a pandemic pathogen met its match so quickly. In America, the first shelter in place was in San Francisco on March 16th, 2020 and the first vaccination shot occurred on December 14th, 2020. Within the same year, actually within 9 months. […]

Bae Break with Greg: Arm Lipo vs Arm Lift [video]

arm lipo vs arm lift

 Greg: Hey, this is Greg from Big Bay Mornings on 99.7 NOW, and I’m here with board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bae. It’s great to see you again, Dr. Bae.   Dr. Bae: Great to see you, Greg.   LSU vs Texas Greg: Hey, you know, this has nothing to do with what we’re going […]

Why I canceled my trip to Hawaii [video]

canceled my trip to Hawaii

Greg: Hey, this is Greg here from Big Bay Mornings on 99.7 NOW, and I’m here with board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bae. Well, wow, Dr. Bae, you’re looking more handsome than ever.   Dr. Bae: Thanks so much, Greg. Good to see you.   Greg: Did I embarrass you? I hope not.   Dr. Bae: […]

Bae Break with Greg: What is breakthrough COVID? [video]

breakthrough Covid

 Greg: Hey, this is Greg here with Big Bay Mornings on 99.7 Now. And of course I am here with a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bae. How you doing Dr. Bae?   Dr. Bae: I’m great, Greg. Good to see you.   Greg: It is good to see you too, especially now. I mean, […]

Bae Break with Greg: Vaccine mandate for patients

vaccine mandate

Greg: Hey, this is Greg here from Big Bae mornings and 99.7 Now. And I’m back with board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bae. How you been, Dr. Bae?   Dr. Bae: I’m good ,Greg. I’m thankfully healthy. No signs of COVID, doing well.   New vaccine mandate Greg: That is good. Well, that leads me […]

The 5 decisions of breast augmentation

breast augmentation

Greg: Hey, this is Greg here from 99 7, now, of course, in Big Bay Mornings. And I’m here with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Bae. Man, those titles make us sound very accomplished, Dr. Bae.   Dr. Bae: I’m very official. I don’t just play a doctor on the radio.   Greg: No, leave that […]

Which type of tummy tuck is right for you?

tummy tuck

Greg: Hey, this is Greg here from 99.7 NOW in Big Bae mornings with my friend, Dr. Bae, board certified plastic surgeon. Let me say.   Dr. Bae: That’s right. That was a lot of tests, oral and written tests, and a lot of exams in school to become board certified, so thanks for not […]