Author Archives: Dr. Jerold Olson

Woman after weight loss considering CoolSculpting in Tucson, AZ

5 Signs You Could Benefit From CoolSculpting®

We've all heard about so-called "trouble spots"—areas of the body where fat tends to accumulate even if you regularly hit the gym and watch what you eat. These areas typically differ for men and women, but CoolSculpting at our Tucson, AZ, practice can target unwanted fat in virtually any area of the body, thanks to …

Tucson woman looking into the mirror and considering a rhinoplasty procedure

5 Things to Know Before Your Rhinoplasty

Choosing to undergo surgery isn’t a decision to take lightly, and this is especially the case for rhinoplasty. The nose is one of the most noticeable features of the face and dramatically influences your appearance. Many patients begin their treatment research browsing photo galleries and looking for pricing. While these topics are informative and useful, …

A woman rests at home after getting her rhinoplasty procedure.

Rhinoplasty Recovery: How To Care for Yourself at Home

At our practice, we offer rhinoplasty (also known as a “nose job”) to help Tucson men and women reshape their noses. The experience can be transformative as the nose helps create balance and harmony among all of your facial features. But like any other surgery, there’s a significant recovery period before your final results are …

A woman completes core exercises after getting a CoolSculpting treatment in Tucson, AZ.

What to Expect Before, During & After Your First CoolSculpting® Treatment

Many people dream of trimming away stubborn fat and enjoying a toned, contoured body. However, a traditional surgery like liposuction may feel intimidating, and you might prefer a gentler approach. Often, CoolSculpting® is the go-to fat reduction treatment for our Tucson and Saddlebrooke patients who prefer nonsurgical options. CoolScupting's FDA-approved technology literally freezes away fat …

A woman poses for a portrait after getting her facelift procedure completed in Tucson, AZ.

4 Signs You Should Choose a Facelift Over Fillers

Choosing to undergo plastic surgery is a very personal decision. Many patients with sagging, wrinkled skin try dermal fillers first to see if they can avoid traditional surgical procedures. Unfortunately, although fillers and injectables can treat surface-level skin problems, they can’t fix all aging issues. Facelift surgery, on the other hand, tones and contours the …

A woman receives a CoolSculpting treatment at foothills dermatology in Tucson, AZ.

Why Is Winter the Coolest Time to Try CoolSculpting®?

If you’ve been thinking about giving CoolSculpting a try at our Tucson, AZ, practice, now is the perfect time. Body contouring may not seem like a priority during the winter, but the reality is that it may just be the best time of year to schedule your next CoolSculpting session. Read on to learn why …

A woman takes a selfie after getting a rhinoplasty procedure.

‘That’s My Nose?’—How Zoom Is Changing Our Self-Perception

Rarely have we as a society spent more time staring at ourselves. It started with selfies and social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and, more recently, Tik Tok. The trend accelerated with the pandemic, as men and women suddenly found themselves participating in Zoom meetings and happy hours via FaceTime. Judging by the increased …

A woman researches the benefits of rhinoplasty on her computer.

Why You Should Plan for Your Summer Cosmetic Treatments Now 

There’s something about summer that makes you want to look your very best, which might mean having a CoolSculpting treatment to trim your waistline or even getting a surgical procedure you've been wanting. Many of our Tucson patients’ plans have changed with the recent COVID-19 crisis, though, and some people may feel wary about venturing …

A woman researches the benefits of a rhinoplasty on her phone.

We Answered the Web’s Most-Searched Rhinoplasty Questions

Rhinoplasty (also known as a “nose job”) is a very delicate procedure, and our Tucson patients often have many questions when they first begin their research. All the information can feel overwhelming when you’re starting your plastic surgery journey. But don’t worry—you’re definitely not alone. By knowing the basics about rhinoplasty, you can feel more …

Woman out with her friend after recovering from facelift

Facelift: Social Downtime vs. Physical Downtime

Patients often plan to get a facelift in the Tucson area when they have a big social event, such as a son or daughter’s wedding or a class reunion, coming up. But it's important to consider the timing of the procedure because "social recovery" can last longer than the physical recovery timeline. Social recovery refers …

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