Cosmetic Surgery Blog | Newport Beach | La Jolla, San Diego | Tim Sayed, MD, FACS



Is There Anything You Can Do to Make Fillers Last Longer?

Patients in Southern California love the immediate anti-aging aesthetic benefits provided by dermal fillers administered by Dr. Sayed. However, one issue facing dermal filler patients is that they are not permanent anti-aging solutions. Unlike a rhinoplasty or brow lift, which are permanent surgeries, dermal fillers and designed to breakdown over time. This brings the added… Read More »

What to Expect After Lip Fillers

Lip fillers offer patients the chance to safely explore lasting lip enhancement without the more significant commitment associated with surgery. Filler procedures only take around 30 minutes, and you’ll see instant results that last for several months. By approximately the six-month mark, your body will reabsorb the filler, returning your lips to their natural look. While… Read More »

5 Things Men Ask When They Go for Plastic Surgery

Every year, cosmetic surgery numbers are rising. Skilled board-certified plastic surgeons can now achieve seemingly infinite anti-aging possibilities, allowing countless people to achieve their desired look. If you’re concerned about it, an expert like Dr. Sayed can probably help. In addition to the vast number of women choosing the rejuvenating benefits of cosmetic surgery each… Read More »

Planning Your Tummy Tuck Surgery

A Tummy Tuck—sometimes referred to as an abdominoplasty—is a cosmetic surgical procedure that creates a significantly slimmer, tighter stomach profile. By removing excess skin, fat, and tissue while tightening your abdominal wall muscles, Dr. Sayed can transform your stomach in just a few hours. While patients love this procedure and its impressive results, a tummy tuck requires… Read More »

Selecting the Right Implant Profile

Breast augmentation is an art. The breasts are one of the most complex and unique anatomical forms on the human body, and Dr. Sayed firmly believes every patient deserves a treatment plan that is as unique and special as they are. One of the most significant decisions you’ll make alongside Dr. Sayed’s expert guidance is what implant profile… Read More »

Can Breast Reduction Really Be Scarless?

  Breast reductions can provide a safe and highly effective means of reducing neck, back, and shoulder pain for women with larger breasts. If you’re someone who faces discomfort when exercising due to your breasts, bra straps leaving painful indentations, or just want to reduce size for aesthetic reasons, breast reduction is an ideal solution. As… Read More »

Incision Decision: What You Need to Know about Breast Aug Incisions

Every breast augmentation requires a one-of-a-kind approach. Together with Dr. Sayed, we can build a treatment plan perfectly catered to your anatomy, goals, age, skin type, and lifestyle. With so many variables to choose from, making your implant type, placement, and incision decision can seem daunting–but you’re not alone. We’ll work with you to ensure… Read More »

How Pregnancy Affects a Tummy Tuck

Many of our tummy tuck patients are recent mothers, as pregnancy has a special knack for leaving behind loose skin, excess fat, and sometimes even splayed abdominal muscles. When possible, Dr. Sayed recommends all his patients wait to get their tummy tuck (or abdominoplasty) until after they’ve finished building their family. With that said, tummy tucks don’t change your… Read More »