Looking “overdone” or “fake” is a common concern for many plastic surgery patients considering a facelift here in Dallas. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Kenkel specializes in creating natural-looking results for the men and women he treats, using his surgical experience and expertise to help his patients turn back the clock and look like younger versions of themselves. In this blog … Read More
Category Archives: Facial Rejuvenation
Question: Are there simple things that men can do to improve their appearance without downtime? Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Kenkel answers: Today we have many options to help men look and feel better without having a prolonged downtime. Here are my top 5 things for you to consider: #1 –Sunblock – It sounds so simple, but many people do not … Read More
Plastic surgery patients here in Dallas are looking for faster results with shorter recovery times, and dermal fillers are often the answer. While rhinoplasties or “nose jobs” used to strictly mean surgery, injectable options are now allowing patients to achieve their best noses without the need for surgical procedures. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey M. Kenkel uses this approach to … Read More
For plastic surgery patients considering a facelift here in Dallas, the question of which areas of the face the surgery will improve is a common one. Along with sagging skin in the lower face, many men and women also experience laxity or banding in the neck and droopiness in the eyes. Can a facelift correct all of these concerns? Board-certified … Read More
Question: I really do not want to put artificial products into my face. Can I use my own fat? Answer: The answer is yes! There are pros and cons to using fat. Fat is your own body’s tissue and we can often get some from several places. The down side to it includes it involves more an office-based procedure, one … Read More
Question: I feel like my lower eyelids make me tired. What can I do about that look? Answer: This is not an uncommon complaint by both men and women. There are several things that may come into consideration based on our analysis of the lower lid. We will first look at the skin and determine whether there is extra skin … Read More
My skin seems to droop and I have lost volume and contour in my face. I feel like I look tired all the time! What can be done to bring back a more youthful look?
Aging effects us in many ways. Superficially our skin can become pigmented and develops lines. As we age we lose volume in our face which decreases our facial contours and may result in further sagging. As the first two occur we can get loss of elasticity and deflation which causes our skin to sag. Looking tired may be due to … Read More
Patients often ask what they can do about loose skin on their necks. Although the concern is not new, it’s certainly being highlighted, especially in the age of selfies. One of the reasons selfies always look worse is because we are looking downward in many of those pictures, and regardless of our age we may notice some loose skin! Treatments vary … Read More
Like with anything we do, the risks and benefits must be weighed and tilted toward the “benefit” side. While there is the advantage of not needing multiple treatments with a so called “ permanent” filler, there are downsides.The face is constantly changing and with that, filler placed today may not be right a few years down the road. Additionally, permanent … Read More
Dr. Kenkel, My skin is sun-damaged and wrinkled around my eyes and mouth. What can I do to look more youthful?
The elements definitely take a toll on our skin but we can fight it! First and foremost daily sunblock must be used 12 months out of the year! One can get sun and uv exposure even when it is overcast. As a general rule most patients should be on the following at a minmum: 1. Sunblock 2. Good daily cleanser … Read More