Skin Care Trends: BB and CC Creams

We have all heard of “BB” and “CC” creams, the newest and trendiest products to grace the shelves of Sephora and beyond. I was just getting used to the idea of the BB cream when came the arrival of the CC cream. Recently a patient asked me my thoughts on these products and if I … Read More

Ethnic Rhinoplasty

I’m often asked, “Does ethnicity play a role in rhinoplasty technique?” Absolutely! Ethnic cosmetic surgery is on the rise with rhinoplasty being the most requested surgery. Every patient’s rhinoplasty is different regardless of ethnicity. In order for the nose to appear balanced and look natural, each individual’s specific facial features are taken into account. However, … Read More

Laser Facial Treatments

It seems that non-surgical cosmetic procedures are moving towards lasers. Nowadays, it is possible to get fast, effective results from advancements in laser technology. If we no longer want to shave, we can opt for laser hair removal. If we are concerned about unsightly leg veins, there’s a laser for that, too. Recently, facial treatments … Read More

Facelift Recovery Period

The first question patients ask when considering any facial cosmetic surgery is “what is the recovery period?” We all have busy lives and very few people have the downtime to fully recover before appearing in public. Believe it or not, facelift recovery periods are not as bad as most would think. It generally takes about … Read More

Plastic Surgery for Children?

There has been an increase in media attention surrounding children and elective plastic surgery. Should parents accept their children as they are or should they protect them from potential self-confidence issues or teasing from their peers? Everyone has an opinion on the matter, but with the help of a trusted facial plastic surgeon, parents will … Read More

Ingredients Matter

With all of the different skin care lines and products available, it can be overwhelming when trying to decide which to invest in and which to ignore. Price tags on skin care products can also be a bit intimidating. It has been my experience, however, that medical grade skin care is less expensive and much … Read More

Recovery after Rhinoplasty

Perhaps one of the biggest hesitations about undergoing Rhinoplasty or Revision Rhinoplasty is the fear of the healing process. Patients are normally worried about the extent of the bruising and the amount of time if might take them away from work, family, or other activities. Bruising and swelling are a natural part of Rhinoplasty recovery. … Read More

Surgery and self-image

As they say, “beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” Unfortunately, we are usually our own worst critic. Facial aging is an inevitable process that affects all of us, and there’s an ever-increasing focus on youthful appearances. Opting to undergo facial plastic surgery can not only provide a younger looking appearance but also makes … Read More

Trusting your Doctor

Have you ever felt like you were in a revolving door at your doctor’s office? I can recall appointments when a doctor doesn’t even look me in the face because they’re in such a hurry. It’s unfortunate when doctors feel the need to rush because they need to see more cases to get more money, … Read More

Assembly Line Facelifts

We’re all aware of the over exaggerated marketing efforts to brainwash consumers into believing they “need” items or services. There’s always a newer, better, more effective, healthier, promise attached. We often forget there’s a billion dollar industry behind this marketing dedicated to selling whatever the advertiser pays them to sell. There’s no difference in the … Read More

Beauty Products: Promising Perfection

There are an overwhelming amount of facial beauty options on the market.  Many of them promise their product will diminish your lines and wrinkles, restore a youthful appearance, and perfect your skin in ways you could never imagine.  The truth is these are merely claims that are driven by persuasive advertising and most often create … Read More

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Kalos Facial Plastic Surgery, LLC
5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE, Suite 910
Atlanta , GA 30342
(404) 963-6665
A Top Atlanta Plastic Surgeon 2017
  • Double Board Certified, Fellowship Trained
  • Dr. Stong has successfully completed OVER 100 facelifts in his career
  • He performs OVER 40 Rhinoplasties per year
  • Dr. Stong completes OVER 30 Mohs skin cancer reconstructions a month