Dr. Kevin Johnson's Blog

BOTOX® Advances: What to Watch Out For

For many of my patients in Coeur d’Alene and Spokane, plastic surgery isn’t the option of choice when it comes to fighting the signs of aging. Many women and men come to my practice for Dysport® or BOTOX® Cosmetic to decrease fine lines and wrinkles. However, recent reports about a topical botulinum toxin type A gel have some of them … Read more

Men and Liposuction

Working out and eating right aren’t always enough to achieve the chiseled body many men want. Male patients come to my Spokane cosmetic surgery practice for a range of procedures to help them look and feel great. Liposuction is one of the most popular choices among men, and I often perform this procedure in conjunction with other nonsurgical rejuvenation treatments. … Read more

Planning for Laser Hair Removal

At my cosmetic surgery practices in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene laser hair removal doesn’t just eliminate hair for many patients, it also eliminates their self-consciousness – which is why so many people choose this procedure before a major event. In the midst of an important occasion, shaving or waxing is the last thing my patients want to worry about. Laser hair … Read more

Too Much of a Good Thing?

More is not always better when it comes to achieving a smoother, more rested appearance with BOTOX® Cosmetic in Spokane. When performed properly, BOTOX injections should halt wrinkle formation while maintaining a natural appearance. Using too much, or receiving injections too frequently, can result in a look that appears “frozen.” For best results, it’s important to choose a provider who … Read more

Lasers: Not Just for Liposuction

I often use lasers during liposuction because it helps to break down fat cells and assist with fat removal, but there are many other uses for laser technology. In fact, at my practices in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene, lasers are also frequently used for hair removal, hyperhidrosis, and skin rejuvenation.   Hair Removal: Laser hair removal can eliminate unwanted hair … Read more