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About Dr Marco Faria-Correa

Dr. Marco has developed both experimental and clinical work, created techniques and developed surgical instruments that represent great contribution to plastic surgery. In 1992 he presented his first achievements in a meeting at the Southern Chapter of the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery, in Porto Alegre-RS, Brazil. It is registered in the book of meeting records that conferred him as the first surgeon presenting an endoscopic plastic surgery method in a scientific meeting. He also had the first scientific paper published in the Journal of the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery, with the papers “Videoendoscopy in Plastic Surgery: Brief Communication” and “Endoscopic Abdominoplasty (Subcutaneouscopy)”, through workshops, meetings, conferences, scientific publications and articles he has shared and globalized the know-how and use of his techniques. Lately, Dr Marco is pushing endoscopic surgery to the next level by introducing the use of the latest high-tech robotics system (da Vinci® Surgical System) to perform minimally-invasive procedures.

Rectus Diastasis Can Happen to Men As Well. Don’t Ignore the Abdomen Buldge

You may have thought that rectus diastasis happens usually to postpartum women but this condition can affect the men as well. 
In true, it can affect anyone. 

 

Examples of how a Rectus Diastasis look like :

 
How do you check for rectus diastasis? 
Self Check! You can perform a self-check following these steps below :

1. Put your fingers where […]

Do You Know What is Brazilian Butt Lift?

Brazilian Butt Lift is also known as BBL 
It is a surgical procedure that uses one’s own fat to be transferred to the buttocks to create the desire buttock shape.

Plastic Surgeon Dr Marco commented that liposuction will be done to areas such as the hips/love handles, outer thighs or even inner thighs and the fat […]

How Much Do You Understand About Arm Lift?

 
Arm Lift, is also known as Brachioplasty
It is a surgical procedure that : 

1. Reduces excess sagging skin that droops downward
2. Tightens and smoothes the underlying supportive tissue that defines the shape of the upper arm
3. Reduces localized pockets of fat in the upper arm region

In short – the upper arm is tightened with the […]

How Much Do You Know About Xanthelasma?

 

– It is a Lipoprotein
– It is like a Yellowish Plaques that are usually fat or slightly raised that appears at the eyelids areas.
– It can grow in size and causes cosmetic disturbances
– It is harmless
What Causes One to have Xanthelasma?
– Unknown cause
– Can be due to genetics
– Can […]

Knowing All About Eye Bags / Lower Blepharoplasty

Eye Bags
With the ageing process, the tissue structures and muscles around the eye orbital area weaken and the fat around the eye area can become puffy and swollen due to varies factors such as fluid retention, lack of sleep, smoking, lifestyles and maybe also heredity.

 
Eye Bag Removal with Transcutaneous Method
What does it mean?
This […]

Removing Excess Upper Eyelids Skin/ Upper Blepharoplasty

One of the earliest signs of early ageing in the face is the notice of the droopy upper eyelids. Cosmetic eyelid surgery which one undergoes the removal of upper eyelids skin can help to dramatically improves one’s appearance of tired and droopy eyes.

According to Dr Marco, often he will remove only the excess eyelids […]

Fat for My Breasts ?

Plastic Surgeon Dr Marco said it is possible to use your own body fat to enlarge and enhance your breasts.

This is known as fat grafting procedure.

Firstly one will have to be :
a. access and check how much she wish to enlarge & enhance
b. sufficient body fat to be grafted
c. undergo medical check up to know she is fit for surgery

The […]

Understand About Breast Lifting & Breast Reduction

What do you mean with Breast Lifting & Breast Reduction ?
The Breast Lift, also commonly known as Mastopexy and Breast Reduction, is done to improve the shape of your breasts especially if they are sagging due to various reasons such as :
– Breastfeeding
– Pregnancy
– Ageing
– Yoyo weight gain and loss

What does it involves?
It involves […]

Daddy Makeover

We all know the negative effects that pregnancy and childbirth can have on a woman’s body. And to counter these physical changes, the world of plastic surgery has come up with Mummy Makeover, a combination of breast, body and face procedures to help these women restore their pre-pregnancy body. Read more about Mummy Makeover […]

Ulthera®: A Non-Surgical Facelift

A common request I get from my patients is, “I want to look younger, but I’m not ready to go under the knife”. My immediate reply is “Ulthera®!”

In the past, there were only two options to eliminate fine lines, wrinkles, and correct sagging on the face: permanent and invasive facelifts, or temporary dermal fillers. These […]

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