Companies look to provide anti-aging treatments as baby boomers reach retirement age

For individuals looking for ways to prevent signs of aging, non-surgical procedures are often preferable to more invasive methods. The desire for non-invasive anti-aging treatments has led a growing number of companies to seek out ways of providing patients alternatives to plastic surgery.

November 8, 2010
Categories: Skin Procedures News

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Anonymous donor pays for man's cosmetic surgery

For much of his life, Maurice Simpson lived with benign facial tumors as a result of Neurofibromatosis, a rare genetic disorder. The growths left him disfigured and blind in one eye. However, thanks to an anonymous donation he was able to have cosmetic surgery to remove the tumors, NBC affiliate KSL reports.

November 8, 2010
Categories: Facial Aesthetic Surgery News

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Breast lift can provide similar results as augmentation

For women who are considering cosmetic surgery to improve the apperance of their breasts, they may feel that the only options at their disposal is breast augmentations. However, there are a number of other options available that can provide patients with equally positive results.

November 5, 2010
Categories: Breast Surgery News

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Before breast reconstruction, some patients turn to prosthetics

Some breast cancer patients may have to wait a certain length of time after a mastectomy to undergo breast reconstruction surgery. Dallas-based KDAF reports that many of the women turn to prosthetics in the interim to help fill the void.

November 4, 2010
Categories: Breast Surgery News

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Four-year-old boy receives plastic surgery after dog bite

Four-year-old Bradley Mills, from Calne, England, recently underweant reconstructive facial surgery after being attacked by a Doberman. The England-based Swindon Advertiser reports that the dog pierced Mills' forehead with a tooth, and bit his nose to the bone.

November 4, 2010
Categories: Facial Aesthetic Surgery News

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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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