Breast Augmentation or Breast Lift: How to Know Which One You Need

At HKB Cosmetic Surgery, we hear from many women interested in enhancing their breasts’ appearance. Often, these patients know they want to do something, but they’re not sure exactly what. That’s because there are a couple of options for breast enhancement, including breast augmentation and breast lift. Both procedures can alter the appearance of your… Read More »

How Long Do Breast Implants Last, and Which Breast Implant is Right for Me?

Deciding to get breast implants is a big deal, and it can feel both exciting and empowering. However, it may also prompt some practical and logistical questions. Two of the topics we receive most frequently here at HKB Cosmetic Surgery are: How long do breast implants last? And is there a type of breast implants… Read More »

Answers to Common Breast Augmentation FAQs and Breast Implants FAQs

Before pursuing breast augmentation, it’s helpful to make sure you have all the facts. There is certainly a lot to think about, and it’s important to us at H/K/B Cosmetic Surgery that our patients feel empowered and confident in their decision making.  We certainly hear from a lot of patients who want to know about… Read More »


Your safety is our top priority Hunstad / Kortesis / Bharti Cosmetic Surgery takes the health and safety of our patients and team members very seriously. In response to the spread of COVID-19, H/K/B is implementing the below policies and guidelines as part of our efforts to reduce the potential for exposure to and spread… Read More »

Will Breast Implants Fix Stretch Marks?

Nearly everyone develops a stretch mark or two (or dozens) at some point in their lives, and we see many people at our plastic surgery practices in Huntersville and Charlotte, NC, who want to get rid of them. While these tiny reminders of pregnancy, weight loss, weight gain, or genetics can be troubling, you should know that… Read More »

Why Are Mommy Makeovers So Popular?

The experiences of pregnancy, birth, and motherhood are challenging, rewarding, overwhelming at times, and transformative—in more ways than one. As you journey from the baby bump to the somewhat terrifying first ride home from the hospital, everything literally changes. Your heart changes, your priorities change, and your body really changes. Anyone who has been through… Read More »

7 Most Popular Areas of the Body for CoolSculpting

Are you tired of seeing a double chin every morning? Or, does it feel like you’ve carried around saddlebags long enough? If you long for a toned, trim body, CoolSculpting – the most popular non-invasive body sculpting procedure – is the answer to your prayers. It can reduce stubborn layers of fat without surgery, needles,… Read More »