The first step on your brow lift journey is an in-person consultation with a facial plastic surgeon to discuss the procedure and have your questions and concerns addressed. Any experienced and reputable surgeon should answer your questions in detail so you feel confident you have the information you need to make smart decisions about your care.
To help you get the most out of your consultation, Dr. Michael McCracken at McCracken Eye and Face Institute suggests you ask your surgeon the following questions: Continue reading
Do your eyes look perpetually tired, despite getting adequate rest? You’re not alone. The eyes are one of the first areas of the face to show signs of aging, and as a result can develop a chronically fatigued expression.
Read on as our experienced facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael McCracken, discusses how he can help rejuvenate the appearance of tired-looking eyes and give you a more youthful appearance. Continue reading
Nowadays, there is an overwhelming number of options available to treat hair loss, including over-the-counter creams like Rogaine, surgical hair plugs or even quality hairpieces. There’s one more option you may not have considered yet: NeoGraft, which uses the follicular transplant technique and has an astoundingly high success rate and thousands of satisfied patients.
Read on as Dr. Michael McCracken, a top rated NeoGraft provider at McCracken Eye and Face Institute, explains why the procedure has captured so much attention. Continue reading
Nowadays with all of the excellent, experienced doctors practicing facial plastic surgery, there’s no reason why someone seeking eyelid or eyebrow surgery should end up looking perpetually surprised, pulled or frozen. There are so many talented surgeons with the skills and knowledge needed to deliver beautiful results that don’t distort a person’s natural facial expressions. Unfortunately, inexperienced or careless doctors can make critical mistakes during surgery that compromise the results of surgery.
Here, top rated facial plastic surgeon Michael McCracken discusses some of the missteps that can lead to a patient looking pulled or surprised after surgery. Continue reading
As a potential NeoGraft patient, you have a responsibility to yourself to research the procedure and educate yourself about every aspect, including the risk of side effects. Only after having all of this information can you make a truly educated decision about moving forward. Read on as NeoGraft provider Michael McCracken outlines some of the possible treatment side effects. Continue reading
Although laser skin resurfacing and eyelid surgery (a.k.a., blepharoplasty) can both rejuvenate the eye area, they are distinctly different. The procedures can be performed separately or, in some cases, combined into one operation for more powerful anti-aging results. Read on as Dr. Michael McCracken of McCracken Eye and Face Institute discusses when it is normally appropriate to perform laser skin resurfacing with blepharoplasty. Continue reading
Everyone’s recovery from blepharoplasty (a.k.a., eyelid surgery) is unique, based on factors such as their age, health, skin type and the specific procedure that was performed. Although Dr. Michael McCracken of McCracken Eye and Face Institute cannot predict with complete accuracy what your recovery will be like, he will provide detailed aftercare instructions and guidelines to adhere to after surgery. What follows is a general idea of what to expect after blepharoplasty. Continue reading
Most eyelid bumps and lumps are harmless, but there’s no surefire way to know that without having a doctor check them out. In this post, Dr. Michael McCracken of McCracken Eye and Face Institute offers a basic primer of the most common types of eyelid bumps; he also explains when to have a lump or bump checked out by an eye doctor. Continue reading
Laser skin resurfacing is a non-surgical treatment that uses light energy to rejuvenate aging or blemished skin. In the hands of an experienced, knowledgeable professional like Dr. Michael McCracken, laser skin resurfacing is a safe way to enjoy younger and healthier looking skin. One of the advantages of laser skin resurfacing is that it yields great results with significantly quicker recovery times than surgical treatments.
Here, Denver plastic surgeon Dr. McCracken reveals three specific ways that lasers can improve the appearance of your skin. Continue reading
Every year, thousands of adults have eyelid surgery (a.k.a., blepharoplasty) to restore a youthful appearance to the eye area. But despite how common eyelid surgery is, there are still myths and misinformation circulating about the procedure. In this post, Denver facial plastic surgeon Michael McCracken dispels the top five myths about eyelid surgery. Continue reading