Laser Tattoo Removal
The most effect way for tattoo removal is to use a laser that can break down the ink in the tattoo. The broken-down ink is that absorbed and removed by the body. Black, blue and darker-colored tattoos are more easily to be removed completely. On the other hand, yellow and greens tattoos are more challenging to treat because they have absorption spectra that fall outside of the emission spectra available in the most of the common tattoo removal lasers.
Liposuction is a procedure designed to remove localized fat in the body by using a hollow cannula connected to a powerful vacuum device. Liposuction commonly performed on abdomen, back, hip, thigh, buttock, arm, chin, calf and enlarged male breasts. Liposuction is one of the commonest cosmetic surgical procedures performed worldwide. To ensure patients safety and optimal results, the patient must be medically fit, liposuction should be performed by qualified and experienced surgeons, and liposuction conducted in appropriate surgical environment.
Breast reduction is a surgery performed to reduce the size of the breast while maintain the aesthetics and functions of the breast. Breast reduction surgery removes excess fat, breast tissue and skin. Breast reduction shares some similarity with breast lift surgery in that the breasts are also lifted to a more youthful position besides reduction in size.
Breast augmentation is a surgial procedure performed to increase the breast size and enhance the breast shape. The most common method of breast augmentation is the use of breast implant. The other common method of breast augmentation is the use of patients own fat (see Fat Grating section). Breast implant is a safe and reliable method for breast augmentation. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had formally approved the use of silicone breast implants made from a number of approved manufacturers. All breast implants used by Cheong Plastic Surgery Clinic are FDA-approved and are registered with the Ministry of Health of Malaysia. All our breast implants are supplied by the official local distributors that are appointed by each respective manufacturer brand.
Arm lift is a surgical procedure to remove excess skin in the arm with the aims to tighten the skin, reduce the size of the arms and the restore the attractive tone and contour of the arm.
Skin laxity affects aesthetics of the thighs in many patients. This is aggravated by the presence of cellulite and excess fat deposit. While liposuction is effective in removal of fat, tightening of the saggy skin would require thigh lift. In cases where excess fat deposit and skin laxity occur concurrently, liposuction and thigh lift can be performed together to improve the shape and contour of the thighs.
Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is a surgical procedure to remove and tighten excessive abdominal skin and the underlying abdominal fascia amusculature. Tummy tuck is often combined with liposuction to remove excess abdominal fat at the same time. The skin of the lower abdomen that contains stretch marks and unsighty scars from previous surgery can be removed as well. The result is a well-contoured abdomen with an attractive and slimmer waistline. The scar from tummy tuck is located low in the abdomen where it is well hidden by the underwear.
Facelift is a powerful treatment modality when it comes to rejuvenation of advanced face aging and is able to provide long lasting results for facial rejuvenation. Facelift not only can lift and tighten the loose and sagging skin, but also elevate the sagging underlying soft tissue to a normal and more youthful position.
Conventional rhinoplasty is a nose reshaping surgery that addresses both functional and aesthetic concerns of the nose. Common nasal functional problems include breathing problem due to structural abnormality of the nose. Aesthetic issues usually associated with undesirable shape and size of the nose. Rhinoplasty varies in complexity from simple procedures such as a dorsal hump reduction to complex procedures such as reshaping of the entire nose or secondary rhinoplasty (second time rhinoplasty).
The aim of buttock lift is to create round and firm buttocks in patients with flat or saggy buttocks. The terms buttock lift and buttock augmentation often are used interchangeably. Fat transfer and gluteal implant (buttock implant) are two common methods used in buttock lift/ augmentation. These procedures not only change the shape and profile of the buttocks, but it also indirectly results in a more curvy and attractive outline of the waist and hips.
Eyelash transplantation is technique to create longer, thicker and denser eyelashes. In eyelash transplantation using follicular unnit extraction (FUE) technique, each hair follicular unit (FU) is harvested one by one from the scalp in the back of the head using a special harvester. The FU is trimmed and implanted into margin of the eyelid. New hairs will grow from the implanted FUs to produce new eyelashes with desired length, thickness and density.
Lip augmentation is a cosmetic procedure used to increase the size and thickness of the lips through surgery or injections. Two of the common methods used are filler injection and fat graft placement.
Saggy upper eyelid is one of the common signs of facial aging. The upper eyelid becomes thicker, saggy and bulgy. The patient appears tired and sleepy. In severe cases the saggy upper eyelid may come down and cover part of the eye and affect the vision. Upper blepharoplasty is a surgery on the upper eyelid designed to address these problems. The aim is to correct the structural changes in the upper eyelid due to aging in order to create a youthful but natural-looking upper eyelid.
Hair Loss Treatment
Acne Scars Treatment
Acne is a common skin condition caused by a combination of factors: hyperactivity of sebaceous glands (oil glands), clogging of pores (blackheads and whiteheads) and action of bacteria (Propionibacterium acnes).
Laser Skin Resurfacing
In laser skin rejuvenation, the laser energy targets the surface of the skin as well as the deep layers of skin. On the surface, the treated areas will be resurfaced with new fresh skin cells, resulting in smoother and fairer looking skin. In the deeper layer, the laser energy stimulates production of new collagen, improving skin firmness and elasticity.
Dermal fillers represent a wide spectrum of medical products that are injected into the skin to enhance the volume of the skin and soft tissue beneath the skin. Dermal fillers have become an important non-surgical treatment for facial rejuvenation especially for those in the early stages of facial aging. Currently there are a wide variety of dermal fillers that are being used.
Botulinum toxin A (BTA) is a substance found in the bacteria Clostridium botulinum. The main function of BTA is blockade of signal transmission at the nerve endings. In clinical practices, BTA can be used to weaken a particular muscle or muscle group, reduce autonomic nervous activity in a particular glands and also block a specific group of afferent nervous system that transmit pain sensation.
Signs of aging in the forehead include presence of horizontal forehead creases, sagging of brows, hooding of upper eyelid and frown lines. These signs make the patient appears old, tired and even angry. Brow lift is a surgical procedure specially designed to address these problem and rejuvenate the forehead and brow.
Otoplasty is a procedure to improve the shape, position and proportion of the external ear. Some of the ear abnormalities are congenital and become more apparent as the child grows. Other deformities are caused by injury or acquired diseases. Common ear abnormalities include prominent ear, protruding ear, and ears with abnormal shape and size. Otoplasty is performed to restore a normal looking ear.
Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic Skin Treatment