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Breast augmentation is still most popular and the facelift is on an upswing

Breast augmentation is still most popular and the facelift is on an upswing

As the S&P 500, Dow Jones and NASDAQ goeth, so goeth cosmetic surgery procedures. In 2010, both the stock market and increase in cosmetic surgeries mirrored a reviving economy.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
April 4, 2011
Illegal injections can cause serious health problems

Illegal injections can cause serious health problems

Illegal injections of silicone are a disturbing and increasing trend across the United States, and New Orleans is no exception.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
March 25, 2011
Life-changing cosmetic procedure that's a no-brainer

Life-changing cosmetic procedure that’s a no-brainer

“Big, puffy, curly and really, really disgusting,” are only some of the terms 34-year-old Katie uses to describe the varicose and spider veins that she’s had since her teenage years. To disguise them, she tried acupuncture, tanning, fake tanning and, ultimately, long dresses. “It’s completely unbearable; I think about them all the time.”

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
March 18, 2011
Divorcess turn to plastic surgery to boost self-esteem

Divorcees turn to plastic surgery to boost self-esteem

While many people undergo plastic surgery procedures to correct a blemish or to help boost their self-esteem, it seems that some individuals may be going under the knife to get back at their ex-lovers, according to The Daily Mail.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
March 15, 2011
Plastic surgery preferences vary among ethnic groups in NYC

Plastic surgery preferences vary among ethnic groups in NYC

Reports from plastic surgeons in various regions of New York City suggest that patients may be more likely to choose a specific cosmetic surgery based on their race.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News
March 4, 2011

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