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Evening of Beauty: Discover the Real Secrets to Aging Gracefully

Every October we host an important educational evening with Colorado’s most trusted facial plastic surgeon: Dr. Brent J. Smith. This year’s Evening of Beauty is extra special as we celebrate three decades of leading-edge facial cosmetic expertise, and highlight our exceptional nonsurgical offerings from Smith Cosmetic Surgery & Medical Aesthetic Center. It’s time to look […] more »


Mini Lift Plus: Popular Procedure is a Base to Build On

The mini lift, a cheek-and-neck enhancement, is the most common facial plastic surgery Dr. Brent J. Smith performs in his Denver office. When patients come in concerned with the common indicators of premature facial aging, a mini lift is usually our baseline surgical recommendation. Why? Because it works! A mini lift on the lower half […] more »


Trends in Facial Cosmetic Surgery

When it comes to plastic surgery and nonsurgical procedures on the face, following what’s trendy is not always smart, safe or even effective. Cosmetic enhancement procedures and devices continue to evolve, which can mean great things for both plastic surgeons and patients alike, but far too often quick-fix procedures come to market without adequate research, […] more »


Why Smith Cosmetic Surgery: A Focus on the Face

When considering plastic surgery on the face it’s paramount that you find a highly specialized doctor who you are confident can produce natural-looking results so you can move forward with a renewed, more youthful looking you. Dr. Brent Smith chose the face as a palette for his artistry. Then he achieved double board certification in […] more »


Our Facelift Patient Shares the Real Process

Meet Teri. She’s another satisfied facelift patient of Dr. Brent J. Smith. He’s made many people like Teri shine their brightest during a nearly 30-year career performing facial plastic surgery for people from Denver and around the country. Teri agreed to share her real story so that others who are considering facial plastic surgery will […] more »


Cheek and Neck Lift: A Personal Journey

The best way to share our knowledge of facial plastic surgery is to tell an inside story. At age 47, Smith Cosmetic Surgery practice manager Lorayn Bowers recently went through her very own cheek and neck lift. Read on about her personal experience. Why did I decide to have a lower facelift in my late […] more »


The Facts on Facelifts for Women Over 50

While there’s no “right” age for a facelift, women age 50 and above tend to consider facial plastic surgery more often than those who are younger. Several things often align to cause aging adults to move forward with the life-changing procedure. People passing middle age may start to notice that physical changes become more prominent.  […] more »


See Your Results Before Your Facial Plastic Surgery

At Smith Cosmetic Surgery, previewing a picture of the “new you” is just part of our process and the service we afford each patient. Every new facial plastic surgery patient is entitled to a complimentary consultation. And one of the most exciting parts of that meeting is creating a computer image that closely approximates your […] more »


Tired of Looking Tired? Consider a Brow or Eyelid Lift

The eyes are one of the first places that age shows up most dramatically. This facial feature is also the one that conveys the most about our thoughts, feelings and personalities. So the thought of losing the natural, youthful look of the eyes—our “windows to the soul”—can be disheartening. Not surprisingly, middle-age people and seniors […] more »


On the Nose: What’s the Difference Between Rhinoplasty and Septoplasty?

Rhinoplasty and septoplasty are both plastic surgery procedures involving the nose. Rhinoplasty prioritizes the outside, or aesthetic appearance of the nose, while septoplasty deals with structural issues inside the nose, such as issues with breathing. Often, the two types of surgeries are combined and completed together to optimize both the form and function of the […] more »