Jeffrey Kenkel, MD, FACS
1801 Inwood Road, 5th Floor
Dallas, TX 75390
(214) 645-3112
Specializing in Cosmetic Surgery
of the Face, Breast & Body
(214) 645-3112 Dallas, Texas

Dr. Jeffrey M. Kenkel's Blog

All about Lasers! 6 Devices You Should Know About, and Here’s Why:

"Better with Lasers" Graphic

LASER is an acronym that stands for Light Amplification by Stimulation of Emission of Radiation.   WHAT?  It is a term that describes a certain wavelength of light that can be focused to target specific things in our body.  In many cases, people use the term to describe any device in the office that treats the skin.  What trouble spots … Read More

5 Reasons to Consider a Surgical Neck Lift vs. Tightening Procedures

Neck lift vs skin tightening

In years past, seeing a plastic surgeon for facial rejuvenation often required a commitment to full facial surgery and an extensive recovery. Today, our goals and ability to recover are different. Many plastic surgery patients considering a neck lift here in Dallas and Frisco, TX, are more comfortable with localized and focal changes and less dramatic and noticeable transformations. This … Read More

Men’s vs. Women’s Facelift: What’s the Difference?

Masculine versus feminine facelift

Men and women look and age differently, so rejuvenation SHOULD be gender specific! When you come in for total facial rejuvenation or a facelift at my Dallas practice, it is very important to sit in front of a mirror and carefully analyze your face. This helps us determine how you have aged and what we can do to help turn … Read More

Ready for the New Year? 5 Things You Can do for Your Skin NOW!

2019 goals

5 Things to Get Your Skin Ready for the New Year As we prepare to enter a new year (hello 2019!), we all consider and “entertain” resolutions to make this year and us better than last year. It is so easy to articulate resolutions, but very hard to embrace them and make them part of our new habits.  Here are … Read More

Fall into Healthier Habits: 5 Things You Can Do After Summer

Tips for getting and maintaining healthy skin after summer!

Fall into Healthier Habits: 5 Things You Can Do After Summer Skin care – get back to your care regimen Hydrate and revive neglected areas – chest, hands, and feet Treatment – SkinPen®, IPL, mild peel Boost nutrition with healthy, seasonal foods Begin a “Fall Fitness” challenge We all love the summer! The outdoors, fun activities, water sports, tee shirts, … Read More

When is the “Right Time” to Consider Injectable Products?

Injectables chart

Here’s a question we often receive from plastic surgery patients here in Dallas: “How do I know when the right time is to consider injectable products?” Injectable products such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and JUVEDERM® are safe and effective office-based procedures that can help reverse the signs of aging with minimal downtime.  As with any procedure, there is no specific age … Read More

Facelift Revisited: Is it Safe to Have Another Facelift?

Is it safe to have another facelift?

Facelift Revisited: “Is it Safe to Have Another Facelift?” Dr. Kenkel Answers: Depending on the patient type and their presentation, a High SMAS facelift  should last a patient a good 8-10 years +. We routinely see patients who have a history of a prior facelift. It could have been 20, 10 or even 1 year ago. There are many reasons … Read More

Face the Facts: Improving Facial Appearance with a Natural Look

Facelift improvement areas of the face

Looking “overdone” or “fake” is a common concern for many considering a facelift plastic surgery 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 post, … Read More

Turn Back the Clock: Find Answers to Achieve Younger Arms!

Dr. Kenkel real patient

Question: What can be done about the appearance of my aging arms? Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Kenkel answers: Like everything else on planet Earth, the arms are affected by gravity. With time, our skin loses its elasticity, and we start to see sagging of the arms, most commonly on the undersurface of the upper arm. While time always works against us, … Read More

Scar Reduction: Our Most Reliable Options

Scar therapy options for patients in the Dallas, TX, area.

Question: Can anything be done to improve my scar?  Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Kenkel answers: We routinely see patients who inquire about scars they have and if there is anything that can be done to help improve them. In order to determine whether a patient may be a candidate for “scar therapy,” in our Dallas office, there are several questions … Read More