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Minimal Access Means Minimal Recovery

A traditional facelift can involve some fairly serious recovery time. That’s why Dr. Lonergan prefers to use a MACS lift for his patients wanting facial rejuvenation. A MACS lift uses a minimal incision that rejuvenates the lower face and neck by lifting underlying tissue. What is a MACS lift? MACS is an acronym for Minimal […]


Lose the Hair for the Summer and Beyond

Dealing with unwanted hair can make you feel as if you’re in that movie Groundhog Day, where Bill Murray lived the same day over and over again. You get rid of the hair through shaving, plucking, waxing, and the like, and then a few weeks later there it is again. But you can get rid […]



You Don’t Need to Go to Venus for this Freeze

Getting old is inevitable. Giving in to the signs of the march of time, however, is not required. At Aesthetic PlasticSurgery of Delaware, we’re all about helping our patients look their best. Toward that end, we offer a new procedure, the Venus Freeze™, a non-invasive way to tighten your skin and boost collagen production. What […]


The Newest Implant Option — Gummy Bear Implants

If you’ve been thinking about having breast augmentation and have done some research, you know there will be many decisions to make. Of course, Drs. Lonergan and deLeeuw will walk you through every decision to help you understand your options. One of those decisions will be the type of implants. Up until just a few […]


Giving Fat the Laser Treatment

Fat is like a two-year-old rolling around on the floor of the candy aisle of the grocery store because Mom wouldn’t give him any Sour Patch candy — stubborn. No matter what kind of shape you’re in, you probably have some unwanted fat pockets. Now we offer SculpSure™ at Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of Delaware to […]


Getting the Nose You Want

If you’re over 45 you probably know of Jimmy Durante or Karl Malden. Both were actors who were as famous for their large noses as for their acting. You could say both of them made the most of what most of us would think is the worst! Unfortunately, most of us can’t become famous for […]


Acne, the One Word that Strikes Fear Into Every Teenager

Think your teenager is confident? Just tell him or her an acne breakout is imminent. You’ll likely hear a bedroom door slam, only to be opened when said breakout has passed. Ah, acne, the bane of pretty much every teenager. But acne treatment has come a long way, so there’s no need for your teenager […]


We Answer Some Common Liposuction Questions

When the previous year’s statistics tallying up the various cosmetic surgeries performed are released, it’s pretty much a sure bet that liposuction will be in one of the top three spots. The reason for its popularity is simple really — everyone, no matter what shape they are in, has pockets of fat that are almost […]


The Eyes Have It — Aging

The skin around the eyes has to allow for a lot of expressiveness. That’s partially why the skin in this area is some of the thinnest skin on the entire body. This is why the eyes are said to be the “windows to the soul,” and they are usually the first thing a person looks […]