Dr. Youn's Blog

This is the Future of Medicine

What is the future of medicine? Is the future of medicine more medications, more invasive treatments, and Big Pharma, like many doctors and health care professionals would like you to believe? Or is it something more? For the past year I’ve introduced you to physicians and health care providers who are on the cutting edge […]


Five “Healthy” Foods That Are Surprisingly Bad

We all want to eat healthier, right? Unfortunately, sometimes we’re fooled into thinking that the foods we eat are actually good for us when they aren’t. With this in mind, I’ve compiled a list of five “healthy” foods that are surprisingly bad for us! 1. Baked Beans – In general, beans are nutritious. They contain […]


Five Tips To Get The Best Skin Ever

Have you been to Sephora or Macy’s lately? There are literally hundreds of skin care products that promise to smooth wrinkles, tighten skin, and lighten dark spots. But how is one to know which products to buy? Although I can’t answer that in one short email, here are five tips to help you get started. […]


10 Amazing Superfoods At Your Grocer NOW

We all know food has amazing powers to heal and keep you healthy. But it’s so frustrating to me that more people aren’t taking advantage of this! These days, it seems like there are hundreds of “experts” telling us to eat this or eat that. Which are truly the very BEST foods to eat for […]


Why doctors fall asleep while treating you

Confession: I’ve fallen asleep while operating on patients. And I’m sure I’m not the only one. No, I’ve never passed out and face-planted into a patient’s open belly. Nor have I fallen asleep in the operating room as a plastic surgeon in practice. But as a resident, I performed the dreaded head-bob several times. Here […]



Five Plastic Surgery Secrets You Need To Know

I hope you’re enjoying your summer! I’ve compiled a number of plastic surgery secrets that I think you will find fascinating. These secrets may be hard to believe, but they’re true! Here they are… 1. Fat can get thicker after Coolsculpting – One of the reasons why I don’t offer Coolsculpting at YOUN Plastic Surgery (YPS) is […]


Five Healthy and Anti-Aging Food Tips You Must Know

What we eat has a profound impact on how quickly we age. More and more studies are showing this to be true. With this in mind, I’ve compiled four simple tips about your food to help you look younger and age more slowly. Here’s to eating for your health! 1. Do not combine milk with […]


How To Get Rid of Stubborn Fat Without Surgery, Really!

Summer is in full swing, which means we are all wearing less clothing! To commemorate swimsuit season, I’d love to reveal to you the best options for getting rid of stubborn fat pockets without surgery. Here they are and what I think about them. 1. Coolsculpting – Coolsculpting works by the principle that our fat […]


Hot Topics: Scarless breast lift, Sculpsure, Refyne, PRP, and more

I am writing this newsletter while on a plane back from Las Vegas. If you follow our daily video posts on Facebook or Instagram, then you know that I spent the past week at Vegas Cosmetic Surgery 2017. This multispecialty conference brings together the top plastic surgeons, dermatologists, and oculoplastic surgeons to share the latest […]