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Two years in prison for spa owner posing as plastic surgeon

Two years in prison for spa owner posing as plastic surgeon

Another botched plastic surgery conducted by an unlicensed individual has come to light in New York.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
September 24, 2012
Bullying and plastic surgery: Would you let your teen get surgery?

Bullying and plastic surgery: Would you let your teen get surgery?

We recently brought you the story of Nadia Ilse, a teenager who underwent otoplasty, rhinoplasty and a chin augmentation after being bullied at school for her looks.

Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues
September 6, 2012
Vaginal plastic surgery on the rise, but at what cost?

Vaginal plastic surgery on the rise, but at what cost?

There's no denying the popularity of plastic surgery, and though more men have been undergoing cosmetic procedures, the majority of patients who go under the knife are still women.

Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Plastic Surgery News
September 5, 2012
What to ask your cosmetic surgeon

What to ask your cosmetic surgeon

According to an August 23rd blog in NEWBEAUTY.com, “Only 3.5 percent of doctors in the U.S. are truly qualified to perform aesthetic procedures.”

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
August 30, 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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