Does Botox Do More For Aging Than Smooth Wrinkles?

May 22, 2015

Just when we thought Botox couldn’t be anymore amazing, it turns it is likely is. Researchers in Canada are suggesting that Botox may not only prevent the formation of wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing treated muscles but may also improve the quality of facial skin. Botox is the number one cosmetic procedure in the country with nearly 7 million…

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Did Iggy Azalea Get Facial Plastic Surgery?

May 20, 2015

Facial plastic surgery reports have been swirling since Iggy Azaela showed off a new look at the Billboard Awards on Sunday night (photo on the left). Media outlets immediately began speculating what facial plastic surgery procedures she must have had done. Especially after opening up about her recent breast augmentation. The “Pretty Girls” rapper, age…

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Augment Your Lips Safely and Professionally

May 15, 2015

There are many internet rumors floating around about how to achieve celebrity-quality lip augmentation. Dr. Thompson is happy to provide safe and professional lip augmentation to those patients who seek more full, yet natural-looking, lips. For most patients, lip size is an inherited trait. If you were not lucky enough to be born with the…

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Skin Cancer Photos to Raise Awareness

May 14, 2015

By now we’ve all viewed the shocking skin-cancer selfie posted by Tawny Willoughby that went viral this past week. Her story is all too common, previously tanning in an indoor bed four to five times per week. “I had my own personal tanning bed in my home and so did a lot of my friends…

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ABC4Utah Special: Utah Plastic Surgeon Provides Hope & Healing Across the World

May 13, 2015

  Press Release 5/13/15 – ABC4Utah news reporter, Jason Nguyen, travels more than 8000 miles to Hanoi, Vietnam with prominent Utah facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Scott Thompson, to document his fifteenth international medical mission. The four-part series is airing this week on ABC4Utah, Channel 4. Dr. Scott Thompson of Utah Facial Plastics has been traveling with…

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Utah Facial Plastic Surgeon Weighs In On Kylie Jenner’s Lip Injections

May 11, 2015

  For many months, Kylie Jenner denied plastic surgery rumors attributing her much fuller lips to the artistry of makeup (insert eye roll here). To copy her look, fans resorted to more drastic at-home measures by taking the “Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge’, a social media phenomenon in which youngsters would suck a shot glass to temporarily boost…

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5 Inexpensive Celebrity Skincare Hacks

May 6, 2015

  At Utah Facial Plastics we carry a number of top physician grade skincare product that tackle the toughest of skincare concerns. The big hitters include SkinMedica’s TNS Essential Serum for wrinkles and prevention, SkinCeuticals UV Defense sunscreen for prevention, Refissa Retinol for aging, and the Lytera Brightening System for pigmentation. But there are many skin…

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What is Neograft?

May 1, 2015

Patients often come to Dr. Thompson asking, “What is Neograft”? They’ve typically started seeing new ads and hearing about the experiences of friends and family who have undergone treatment. Neograft is an exciting new treatment for hair loss that provides patients with fuller, thicker hair with completely natural results. Neograft utilizes the most advanced, minimally-invasive, automated hair…

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New Double Chin Treatment Receives FDA Approval

April 30, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced approval for an exciting new double chin treatment yesterday. Kybella, a version of a naturally occurring compound called deoxycholic acid, helps the body absorb fats and is designed specifically to reduce double chins. “Treatment with Kybella should only be provided by a licensed health care professional, and patients…

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Experience When It Matters Most: Meet Dr. Thompson

April 30, 2015

When you are considering plastic surgery you may feel a combination of excitement as well as nervousness. This is completely normal, and in order to ease your concerns it is important to choose a surgeon that makes you comfortable. In addition to a warm personality and relaxing office environment, your surgeon must also have exceptional…

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