Study: Weight loss surgery positively impacts genes

Individuals who have trouble losing weight often turn to surgical means to help shed unwanted pounds.

April 24, 2013
Categories: Body Contouring News


What is hair transplantation?

Going bald may seem hopeless, as there's no magical elixir that revives follicles and restores a full mane. Alternatives like toupees often look less than real, but fortunately, plastic surgery can help. Hair transplantation has become a popular procedure because it offers men and women who have lost their hair a chance to turn back the hands of time.

April 23, 2013
Categories: Plastic Surgery News


Our obsession with the "thigh gap"

Do you have a thigh gap? The term refers to the space visible between the upper thighs when you have your feet together.

April 19, 2013
Categories: Body Contouring News


Is taping your face just as good as Botox?

Anyone who has seen "Pee-wee Herman's Big Adventure" probably remembers the scene when he tapes his face up to look silly.

April 18, 2013
Categories: Facial Aesthetic Surgery News


How do you approach an ad for a stem cell 'facelift'?

For now, ‘caution’ is the best approach. Further, calling this is a facelift is a bit misleading.

April 17, 2013
Categories: Facial Aesthetic Surgery News


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