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Anti-aging procedures restore lost volume to face

Anti-aging procedures restore lost volume to face

Growing older comes with a number of challenges but one of the most common is the loss of volume in facial tissue. However, there are many cosmetic procedures, surgical and non-surgical, available for those who are looking to restore volume to their face, MyFoxHouston.com reports.

Doctors say that facial fillers are among the most popular anti-aging treatments for addressing the issue. The injections usually require very little recovery time and the effects can last for as long as two years

Categories: Anti-Aging News
December 13, 2010
Patients should research procedure treatment options and anti-aging tactics

Patients should research procedure treatment options and anti-aging tactics

While results of recent surveys have indicated that there are a rising number of people choosing to undergo plastic surgery, experts say that some individuals may be confused about which treatment is best for the type of results they desire, ABC affiliate KERO reports.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
November 11, 2010
Eyelid surgery a popular choice among older patients

Eyelid surgery a popular choice among older patients

With people living longer than ever before, many individuals have begun to work well past the typical retirement age. Due to a growing pressure to stay competitive with young coworkers, many older adults are considering plastic surgery to reduce the signs of aging, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania based-The Patriot-News reports.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
November 9, 2010
Botox approved for treatment of chronic migraines

Botox approved for treatment of chronic migraines

Botox may be commonly thought of as an effective way to reduce signs of aging, but it may soon be used for a different purpose. The neurotoxin was recently approved by the
Food and Drug Administration to be used as a treatment for patients who suffer from migraine headaches.

The treatment has been approved for chronic migraine suffers, meaning only those who experience frequent and extreme headaches are candidates. The approval by the FDA comes after the administration approved Botox as a remedy for muscle spasms in elbows, wrists and fingers.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
October 28, 2010
Noninvasive cosmetic surgery on the rise for aging baby boomers

Noninvasive cosmetic surgery on the rise for aging baby boomers

Many older adults are now opting to receive noninvasive cosmetic surgery in order to retain their youthful appearance, instead of surgical procedures such as face lifts, according to The Wall Street Journal.Many older adults are now opting to receive noninvasive cosmetic surgery in order to retain their youthful appearance, instead of surgical procedures such as face lifts, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Categories: Anti-Aging News
October 15, 2010

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