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There are a variety of FDA-approved silicone-gel implants to choose from.

New FDA-approved teardrop-shaped silicone-gel filled breast implant

Mentor got approval for MemoryShape after collecting six years of data from 955 women that demonstrated “a reasonable assurance” of safety and effectiveness, FDA officials reported to NBC News Health. M

Categories: Breast Surgery News, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
June 28, 2013

Lifestyle Lift changes national ads after probe

Updated June 25, 2013.  A recent USA Today article reported on a settlement in Florida that has national repercussions for cosmetic surgery company, Lifestyle Lift.

Categories: Patient Safety, Facial Aesthetic Surgery News, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety, Facial Aesthetic Surgery News, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety, Plastic Surgery News, Facial Aesthetic Surgery News
June 20, 2013
Where does a beauty treatment stop and the practice of medicine begin?

Putting the medical end of your medispa under the microscope

If you think that ‘medical’ and ‘spa’ do not go together like coffee and donuts, you’re not alone.

Categories: Anti-Aging News, Cosmetic Medicine News, Dermal Fillers, Injectables, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety
June 17, 2013
A new diet takes aim at sugar

A new fad diet, 'The 100' takes aim at sugar - but does it work?

Every so often, you'll read in the media about a new "fad diet." Typically they are backed up by a doctor or scientist, and they often aim to allow individuals to lose weight without giving up the foods they love.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Lifestyle, Fitness, Nutrition, Plastic Surgery News
June 6, 2013
Cellulaze can decrease the appearance of cellulite on the thighs.

Liposuction isn't the only surgery for thigh problems

Brandy Rousselle of Sandy Springs, Ga., was frustrated with the cellulite on the back of her thighs.

Categories: Body Contouring News, Lifestyle, Fitness, Plastic Surgery News
June 5, 2013

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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