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New weight loss procedure seeks FDA approval

New weight loss procedure seeks FDA approval

While many people turn to cosmetic surgery procedures such as liposuction, body contouring and breast reduction to improve their appearance, others seek surgeries that will help them shed unwanted pounds.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
May 17, 2012
No more cutting corners in liposuction procedures.

Bargain-basement liposuction booted out of Florida

If you’re a Floridian whose bikini-clad body needs a little tweaking, you will now have a much better chance of undergoing a safe liposuction procedure.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
May 9, 2012
Researchers seek unwanted fat from plastic surgery procedures

Researchers seek unwanted fat from plastic surgery procedures

While most people who undergo cosmetic plastic surgery procedures such as liposuction and tummy tucks are happy to get rid of their unwanted fat, they probably don't think about - or care - where it ends up.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Plastic Surgery News
April 30, 2012
Study finds that cost deters many from plastic surgery

Study confirms effectiveness and safety of popular cosmetic procedures

A new study, conducted by researchers at the Northwestern University (NU) Feinberg School of Medicine, confirms that some popular cosmetic procedures are both safe and effective when performed by qualified individuals.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Breast Surgery News, Plastic Surgery News
February 8, 2012
Liposuction is an operation for thin people with pockets of fat.

Plastic surgeon reveals his innermost thoughts to New York Magazine

“Liposuction is my least favorite procedure. It’s boring. I hate it.” These are the words of a plastic surgeon reporting anonymously to New York Magazine on January 8, 2012.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Plastic Surgery News
February 6, 2012

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The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), is recognized as the world’s leading organization devoted entirely to aesthetic plastic surgery and cosmetic medicine of the face and body.  ASAPS is comprised of over 2,600 Plastic Surgeons; active members are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (USA) or by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have extensive training in the complete spectrum of surgical and non-surgical aesthetic procedures. International active members are certified by equivalent boards of their respective countries. All members worldwide adhere to a strict Code of Ethics and must meet stringent membership requirements.

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