Botox, Xeomin or Jeuveau during pregnancy and breast feeding
First off, thanks to Professor Emily Oster for the inspiration behind this article. In over 1000 articles I’ve written for this site, I’ve never directly tackled the issue of botulinum toxin (the active ingredient in the popular anti-wrinkle injections behind BOTOX®, XEOMIN® and Jeuveau® (#newtox)). I did write about this topic, albeit tangentially, in […]
How young is too young for cosmetic procedures?
Greg: Hey, welcome back everybody. This is Greg from 99.7 and Big Bay Mornings. And of course, I’m here with Board Certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bae. But you’re on his website right now so you know who he is. Hey Dr. Bae. Dr. Bae: Hey Greg. Thanks for having me. Greg: How have […]
Treatment options for TMJ and teeth grinding
Greg: Hey, this is Greg here from Big Bay Mornings on 99.7 Now. And I’m here with my a friend, board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bay. Hey, Dr. Bae. Dr. Bae: Hey, Greg. Greg: How’s the baby? Dr. Bae: Baby’s good. Baby’s sleeping through the night. I think slept seven hours last […]
Keeping your eyes open while smiling
Greg: Hey, this is Greg here from 997 Now, Big Bay Mornings. And there he is smiling into the camera, board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Bae. How you doing, Dr. Bae? Dr. Bae: Doing great, Greg. Thanks for having me. Greg: Well, I am having you today because I have a personal question. […]
Is Botox plastic surgery?
Is Botox plastic surgery? Plastic surgery is a wide ranging field. A plastic surgeon in training can enjoy one aspect of the field when they start, and go in a totally different direction when they finish training. The major categories include reconstructive plastic surgery, pediatric craniofacial surgery and cosmetic plastic surgery. Cosmetics is further […]
Introducing our new dermatologist: Dr. Gaetano “Guy” Zanelli
Dr. Kaplan and the entire PHPS Family are excited to welcome Dr. Gaetano “Guy” Zanelli to the practice. He’s a board certified dermatologist with decades of experience. As you can see above, he brings new aesthetic, non-surgical devices to the office! Now taking appointments for the full breadth of medical and cosmetic dermatology, including: Botox and […]
Cinco de Mayo, Margaritas and Botox (Webinar)!
While a Cinco de Mayo party with margaritas and Botox would be fun, that’s probably ill-advised at the moment! So join us for the next best thing: a webinar discussing Botox, fillers and other injectables, with a margarita in hand! Dr. Kaplan (aka @RealDrBae on Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok), along with Nancy Rooney of Current Clothing and Stephanie Argiros, are […]
Botox LIVE demo with Dr. Kaplan, Caviar Co and 99.7!
The image above says it all! Join us next Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 for a Botox LIVE seminar and demonstration at The Caviar Co! Yes, caviar will be served! Botox LIVE Event! Dr. Kaplan will be on hand to give a short presentation on Botox and fillers. Greg, the host of 99.7Now Big Bay […]
Treatments for the neck [video]
Crepey skin, wrinkles, neck bands, turkey gobbler neck, jowls. These are all signs of the aging neck so let’s talk about treatments for the neck, from least invasive to the more invasive. Bands to the neck If you have bands extending from the chin to the base of your neck, you may be a […]
Introducing the Bae Club!
Join the Bae Club (aka Club Kaplan)! For those of you not aware by now, Dr. Kaplan goes by Dr. Bae on social media! As silly as it sounds, this online persona has taken on a life of its own. He’s still the same person regardless, but being Dr. Bae in the Bay Area just […]
Will more competitors force Botox to lower it’s price?
This recent Wall Street Journal article highlights the increasing competition in the neuromodulator market. A neuromodulator is the fancy term for a chemical used to relax facial muscles, thereby reducing wrinkles, ie Botox! In most industries, when you have more competition, that benefits the consumer by forcing lower prices. Will these competitive forces cause Botox […]
How to make Botox last longer? Triple the dose!
Patients often ask me how they can make their Botox last longer. In other words, how can they make their facial wrinkles stay away for more than three to six months. And not just the typical lines treated with Botox like in between the eyebrows. But also the forehead lines and crow’s feet. Well, here’s […]