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The difference between Botox and facial fillers

The difference between Botox and facial fillers

Sick of deep lines on your face? Wishing you could get a quick fix for the signs of aging around your mouth and eyes? You may think that Botox is your only option, but in fact there are other injectable cosmetics that plastic surgeons use to treat some lines on the face.

Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Dermal Fillers, Injectables
February 15, 2013
Go to your cosmetic surgery consultation armed with photos of yourself throughout the years.

Dermal fillers: Avoid too much of a good thing

If you’re thinking about getting dermal fillers, such as Restylane, you probably want to look like yourself, only better, and avoid looking fake and overfilled.

Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Dermal Fillers
January 15, 2013
Whenever needles are used, there’s a possibility of infection

There’s no place like home for the holidays, but not for cosmetic procedures

A registered nurse in Perth, Australia, Tiffany Fraser thought she could start a cottage industry, injecting clients with Botox and Juvederm in the privacy of her home.

Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Dermal Fillers, Injectables, Patient Safety
December 14, 2012
How much would you spend to turn back the clock?

How much would you spend to turn back the clock?

Many years ago, there weren't many options for treating some of the unfortunate side effects of aging, like unsightly wrinkles, sexual dysfunction or frustrating menopause symptoms.

Categories: Anti-Aging News, Cosmetic Medicine News, Dermal Fillers, Injectables, Plastic Surgery News
November 16, 2012
Generation X may help fuel anti-aging industry

Generation X may help fuel anti-aging industry

While much attention is given to the Baby Boom Generation - the 78 million people born between the years of 1946 and 1964 - with respect to cosmetic surgeries, the next generation may actually help fuel the anti-aging industry in the years ahead.

Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Cosmetic Medicine News, Dermal Fillers, Injectables
October 26, 2011

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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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