Eyelid & Facial Plastic Surgery Blog | Dr. Malena Amato



Helping Your Baby Recover from Eyelid Surgery

Finding out that your infant requires reconstructive eyelid surgery can be anxiety-inducing, to say the least. Though there is some relief in knowing there is a remedy to a serious, painful, or chronic condition affecting their ocular health and vision, and it won’t have to be something they live with for the rest of their… Read More »

Post-Mohs Surgery: Recovery Tips

Mohs surgery is a minimally invasive procedure that offers patients the best chance of returning to normal life after a skin cancer diagnosis. This procedure involves the complete removal of all malignant cells and can often produce a sizable wound. So, naturally, recovery and cosmetic results are two of the biggest areas of concern for… Read More »

How Stress Is Affecting Your Skin

Everyday life is full of stressors—with the combination of work, family, friends, finances, and responsibilities, things can feel even more stressful. While stress has been coined as merely a psychological phenomenon, researchers understand that stress plays a significant part in the health of your skin and body. The most notable manifestations of stress typically occur… Read More »

How Long Will My Fat Transfer Results Last?

With the popularity of an “all-natural” lifestyle gaining speed, Austin-based patients are increasingly seeking substitutes for aesthetic procedures. Synthetic fillers, artificial implants, and other substances can undoubtedly create beautiful results, but there is a large demographic of patients who are more interested in alternative options. If you want to take a proven, safe, effective route,… Read More »

Eyelid Cancer Treatment Options

Cancer. It can be one of the scariest words someone can hear in their life. It claims millions of lives a year, and the journey to fight it is no walk in the park. Fortunately, medical research and technology have come a long way in how to treat different types of cancer. Hearing that you… Read More »

Eyelid Cancer Treatment Options

Hearing your doctor say the word cancer can be one of the scariest moments of anyone’s life. Cancer can unfortunately grow on any part of the body, including the eyelids. When cells begin to take form at an unpredictable rate around the eyes, they can often form into a tumor. It is important to find… Read More »

Laser Scar Revision VS Surgical Scar Revision

With the advancements in scar revision techniques these days, correcting various types of scars on your skin is easier than it has ever been. There are many different types of scars, ranging from minor acne scars to major scars resulting from burns or old wounds. In the past, surgery was the only option for removing… Read More »

How To Make Your Filler Last Longer

After your dermal filler treatment with Dr. Malena Amato, many patients wonder how to make their beautiful results last longer. There are several techniques that can aid in the longevity of your treatment, including minimizing your exposure to sunlight, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and incorporating a diligent skincare routine into your everyday life. At our… Read More »