Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto

Cosmetic Surgery
Omaha, NE
17 years experience female

Locations

Imagen Body Sculpting and Cosmetic Center

Omaha, NE

Address

10404 Essex Court, Suite 300, Omaha, NE, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
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Insurances accepted

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About

Bio

I am double board certified in Aesthetic Medicine from the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and in Emergency Medicine through the American College of Emergency Physicians. I grew up in Nebraska, went to school in Nebraska and then trained at Duke University in North Carolina.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Cosmetic Surgery

Aesthetic Medicine

Anti-Aging Medicine

Doctor Q&A

255 Answers
38 Agrees
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Fat Reduction: SmartLipo is an FDA approved technique for laser assisted lipolysis. In simple terms it's a method of liposuction that uses a laser to melt the fat b... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
CoolSculpting: Coolsculpting works by cooling fat cells down to a temperature that induces self destruction of the cells. The other types of cells in the treated ar... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Collagen Production: Sculptra works by stimulating collagen production in the skin. When you first have the "fill" the volume you get is water. This then goes away and t... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Usually 3: Sculptra is initially administered as a series of 2-3 injections, giving a total of 1 vial per decade of your life (ex if you're in your 30s you'll ge... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Yes: Cellulite is a structural issue with the skin, related to genetics, diet and exercise, age and your body shape. It does worsen with age, so it won't ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Get what you pay for: It is generally safe to get injections at a med-spa which has licensed practitioners. However, you will generally get a better result with an experie... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
No: No cosmetic procedures will remove ALL of the fat in an area. Nor would you want this, it wouldn't look nice. Because not all of the fat is removed,... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Treats Fractions: A fractional laser only treats a small fraction of the skin by removing micro columns of skin and leaving intact skin around them. The intact skin al... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Tolerable: Pain is relative, everyone responds differently. That being said, most people tolerate smart lipo very well while awake with only an oral pain medica... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Not Far.: Juvederm can move a bit from the injection site, but not far. If you put pressure on the area you can displace it to the sides a bit and smooth it ou... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Maybe: Chin liposuction is a great treatment for the neck. Whether or not you would need a neck lift depends on your present skin laxity, your age and skin ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Not any worse: Botox works by limiting the movements that cause wrinkles. When you first use it you will notice an improvement in the lines after about a week. If ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
3 months: Botox is FDA approved for injection every 3 months. Some people get the injections every 3 months on the dot. Others get them every 4, 6 or even 12 ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
One treatment...: One treatment will permanently reduce the fat in an area by about 20%. Often this is not enough for the client and they will request further treatmen... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
About 3 months: Coolsculpting results take about 3 months for completion after each treatment. It is not a sudden change and could easily appear "natural.".
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
It can: Dysport, just like any injection, can cause some bruising. Some areas are more prone to bruising than others (ex crow's feet) and some people are mor... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
You can't: Freckles occur from sun exposure. If you skin is prone to freckling, you will freckle after you've been in the sun (or tanning). The only way to avo... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Yes: Whether or not a particular chemical is causing the hair loss would depend on the chemical. You should discuss with your doctor to make sure there's ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Abscess?: It looks like it may be developing into an abscess, though it's impossible to say for sure based on a photo. It's certainly something that should be ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
? Abscess: Depending on where this is it could be multiple issues. One of the most concerning would be an abscess, especially with your diabetes. Is it painful... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Bruising: This is likely bruising. Intense suction can cause swelling, inflammation and bruising, similar to a "hickey." You can ice the area to help with swe... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Cellulaze: Cellulite is very frustrating! Cellulaze offers a long lasting reduction in the appearance of cellulite by treating its causes under the skin. It not... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Most Likely: Probably, be sure to use sunscreen every day from now on too. If they don't, IPL does a nice job of lightening sun damage with no down time. It does r... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Probably not: If there is no open wound (i.e. it didn't puncture the skin) then it's unlikely that you would have contracted rabies. If the dog is a pet of yours o... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Yes: Anytime that you have unprotected sexual contact you are at risk for HIV. If bodily fluids from your partner came intact with an open blister, it is ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Acne Scarring: Micro needling can help with scars (adding PRP helps even more), fractionated lasers are better, but more expensive. A less invasive (but slower resu... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
No: No mask can remove facial hair unless it's wax :) Options for permanent hair reduction include laser treatments (gold standard), IPL (much less effect... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Quickly: New freckles can appear within a few hours of sun exposure. Many people who are freckled will notice an increase in both the darkness and the number ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Not the best idea: Beclomin contains a potent steroid, which can be dangerous to use on the face. It also contains and anti fungal medication, which is definitely not n... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Lots: A lap band is a band that is placed around your stomach to limit the size of your stomach, making you feel full sooner. You eat less and thus lose we... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
No age limits: There is no maximum or minimum age for having SmartLipo. Older patients may have more skin laxity which can be improved with the laser tightening ass... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
CoolSculpting: CoolSculpting is useful for small areas of stubborn fat. It is noninvasive and requires no downtime, but results are not generally as impressive as l... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
No: No medical procedure is risk free. I am not aware of any "lipo" that is completely noninvasive. Minimally invasive procedures have less risk than in... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Multiple options: If the spots are from sun damage you can use a bleaching cream like hydroquinone. Many of these are available over the counter that you could try, st... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Comfortable: First of all, look for good results and experience. Then you should always look for someone that you feel comfortable with. There are plenty of surg... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Scar treatment: You can have a scar excised (removed) in hopes that the new scar would be less notable. However there is a chance that it could recur as a keloid aga... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Ointment: Keeping the scabs moist with an antibiotic ointment (like neosporin) will help the scabs to resolve quickly with less scarring. Also you will want to... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Best results with 2+: You probably have a combination of folliculitis and post inflammatory hyper pigmentation. You will likely need an antibiotic ointment to help clear t... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Difficult: Stretch marks are very difficult to treat. The only way to completely get rid of them is to cut them out (like a tummy tuck). There are treatments t... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Yes: You should apply a toner and a moisturizer every time you wash your face. If your face is oily, you should use a thin moisturizer (more of a lotion t... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Antifungal: Ketoconazole is an anti fungal cream (used to treat things like athlete's foot and ringworm.) It will not be effective in the treatment of acne, whic... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Arnica: Since you're talking about prevention, I assume it's before a procedure or injection. You can take oral arnica before the procedure to help prevent b... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
They can: Freckles can grow with sun exposure. Many people who are freckled will notice an increase in both the darkness and the number of their freckles after... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Maybe: Vicco turmeric is a cream with anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. One of the ingredients (sandalwood oil) is comedogenic, so if you are ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
No: Stretch marks generally come from rapid changes in your body shape, usually from an increase in the size. Many teenage girls get stretch marks around... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Not that slow: CoolSculpting is a noninvasive, permanent fat reduction. The results do take anywhere from 1 to 3 months for full results, but not a year or more. W... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Depends...: Depends on what you're treating for and how fast you want results. Fractional laser will generally get much better results with a single treatment. ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Cellulaze: Cellulite is very frustrating! Cellulaze offers a long lasting reduction in the appearance of cellulite by treating its causes under the skin. It not... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Up to 18 months: Everyone is a little different, but Restylane, (dermal fillers) when injected properly, can last up to 18 months. It depends on how fast you reabsorb... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 17 years experience
Folliculitis: This sounds like it might be folliculitis rather than "pimples." When you wax you pull out the hair from the root, increasing the risk of ingrown hai... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tighe De Soto is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tighe De Soto is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) so nice of you Doc and i'l be more thankful sugest some cream under$20
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) Thx Dr. Jennifer I will try these suggestions later this week. -Jodi
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) thnx a lot doctor...that was really helpful...

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Creighton University School of Medicine, NE
Graduated 2006MD

Residency

DUKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Completed 2009

Awards

Top Cosmetic Surgeon in HealthTap's Spring 2015 Competition
Thought Leader, Second Place, Nebraska - Spring
2015
Top Cosmetic Surgeon, First Place, National - Spring
2015

Affiliations

American Academy Of Aesthetic Medicine
American Medical Association
Better Business Bureau
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