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Waist Fat Begone!

Ever look in the mirror and see excess fat that you wished was just gone? Patients do this all the time. But the real question is what will it take to get rid of that fat once and for all? Do you opt to have invasive body liposuction that involves scarring of the skin, tight postoperative compression bandages, and prolonged healing? Or is there a medical spa, office-based cosmetic procedure to get rid of unwanted... Continue Reading
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Non-Surgical Eyelid Lift

So can the plasma pen actually provide an upper eyelid lift result without making any surgical incisions? The answer is - it absolutely can! The proof - as they say - is in the pudding. This very pleasant lady came to our office inquiring about possible treatment for her excess upper eyelid skin. As you can see in this close-up photo, she had redundant skin folds across the upper eyelid region that gave the appearance... Continue Reading
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Freezing Flank Fat in San Diego

Take a look at this absolutely amazing Coolsculpting transformation performed by Dr. John Hilinski's incredible medical spa staff! This male patient from San Diego wanted to do something with his excess flank fat. Just like so many men out there - he tried to eat right and attempted to work out regularly. Unfortunately, the reality is that many men who do this still have problematic areas where excess fat simply won't go away! In this... Continue Reading
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Neck Skin Tightening

Here is another great example of how J Plasma by Renuvion can help tighten and lift the neck skin. This patient from San Diego was bothered by the fact that she had developed loose neck skin with unwanted wrinkle formation under the chin area. This is nothing unusual - in fact, this is pretty darn typical for the aging process in middle-aged patients. Many of these patients are simply looking to appear a bit more... Continue Reading
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Incredible Ear Pinning Results!

Here is a case of cosmetic ear pinning, or otoplasty, where the results simply speak for themselves - and the result is just incredible! This young lady came to Dr. Hilinski after doing online research and coming to the conclusion that he was considered the best cosmetic ear surgeon in San Diego. Her main concern was that her ears stuck out too far from the side of her head. In addition, like so many otoplasty... Continue Reading
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Smaller Ears From Macrotia Surgery

Dr. Hilinski is seeing increasing numbers of patients seeking smaller ears. In nearly all of these cases, macrotia scapha enlargement is present and contributes to the ear looking too big from various angles. Here is yet another example of just this problem. This particular patient - like so many of our macrotia ear reduction surgery patients - flew to the United States from another country to see Dr. Hilinski. He was especially bothered by the... Continue Reading
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Eyelid Enhancement

Here is another great example of how Dr. Hilinski can help rejuvenate your upper and lower eyelids without making you look surgically 'done' as they say. This patient came to our office seeking treatment for unwanted upper eyelid and lower eyelid bags. Her examination showed excessive, heavy, weighted upper eyelid skin that was literally draped onto her eyelashes. The lower eyelids demonstrated the classic bags that bother so many prospective blepharoplasty patients. In addition, she... Continue Reading
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Back Fat Reduction

Have unwanted back fat? Check out how the only FDA approved fat freezing treatment, Coolsculpting, can help you get rid of that excess fat without surgery, without needles and without downtime. This male patient wanted a little help getting rid of his excess upper and lower back fat. He researched the various non-surgical options and ultimately decided to have Coolsculpting done. The upper and lower back fat was treated with Coolsculpting's famous fat freezing technology.... Continue Reading
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Get Rid of Smoker’s Lines

Are you seeking to get rid of unwanted smoker's lines around the mouth? Do vertical lip wrinkles detract from your appearance? Well you are not alone. Take, for instance, this patient from San Diego who had developed lip wrinkles over the years and wanted to have them smoothed out. In years past, patients like her who have somewhat darker skin pigmentation would not be considered great candidates for laser skin resurfacing. That is because the... Continue Reading
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San Diego’s #1 Cosmetic Ear Specialist

Here is yet another example of why Dr. Hilinski is considered San Diego's leading otoplasty surgeon. For many years now, Dr. Hilinski has been known as the best and most qualified plastic surgeon in San Diego performing cosmetic ear surgery. When he first came into practice in La Jolla, this mainly involved ear pinning, or otoplasty surgery. As his cosmetic surgery practice grew, Dr. Hilinski began doing more and more otoplasty surgery, which naturally attracted... Continue Reading
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Eyelid Surgery San Diego

This is a great case example of what an upper eyelid lift can do to help rejuvenate your overall facial appearance. This middle-aged female from San Diego desired to look more rested and youthful. In particular, she was bothered by the fact that her upper eyelids had excess skin and appeared heavy on initial glance. When you look at her left eye (right side in the photo), you can appreciate how there is actually a... Continue Reading
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Smaller Earlobes

Here is a great case example of how an earlobe can be made smaller in size. However, this is not your typical enlarged earlobe. When this patient first came to see San Diego's #1 cosmetic ear specialist, Dr. John Hilinski, she simply wanted to have her earlobes made smaller in size. In a great majority of cases, this can be done rather simply (for a board certified plastic surgeon!) by removing the excess skin and... Continue Reading
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Incredible Tummy Flattening Results

This is just an incredible example of how Coolsculpting can be used to flatten your tummy with absolutely no incisions, no surgery and no downtime! This young lady from San Diego was in good shape - but wanted to be in even better shape. Specifically, her main issue was with the mid abdominal section, which happens to be a very common concern for many patients seeking a better figure. In so many patients, getting rid... Continue Reading

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