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Keep your wound moist and covered with petroleum jelly.

Vaseline versus expensive scar remedies

Diane Lane, Sandra Bullock and Harrison Ford are box office icons in spite of prominent facial scars.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
June 15, 2011
Strong correlation between rise in cosmetic procedures and improving economy

Strong correlation between rise in cosmetic procedures and improving economy

While many U.S. citizens are putting off visits to the doctor's office, there is one sector of medicine that is seeing a surge - plastic surgery.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
June 14, 2011
Author weighs in on the benefits of plastic surgery

Author weighs in on benefits of plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures

Jane Baskin, an anti-aging expert, recently penned a book contemplating the aging process.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
June 3, 2011
Curious plastic surgeries are also on the rise

Curious plastic surgeries are also on the rise

Recent statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery show that popular procedures, such as breast augmentation, liposuction and breast reduction, are on the rise.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
June 2, 2011
Stem cell technology in plastic surgery is promising, but it's too early for aggressive marketing.

Before undergoing stem cell enhanced cosmetic procedures, wait for more scientific research

It’s natural for human beings to look for a magic wand. For now, it’s stem cells. The most highly-respected plastic surgery societies, including the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), agree that although stem cell technology in the area of plastic surgery is very promising it is too early for aggressive marketing; scientific evidence is still insufficient.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
June 1, 2011

About ASAPS
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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