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After dramatic weight loss, loose, hanging skin may be improved with plastic surgery.

Does body image improve after dramatic weight loss?

Do you believe that the fatter you are, the worse your body image?

Categories: Psychological Issues
November 26, 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
New psychological screening for plastic surgery patients in UK

New psychological screening for plastic surgery patients in UK

Whether they're interested in a nose job, breast implants or liposuction, one of the first things many potential patients

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues
July 13, 2012
Plastic surgery’s link to psychology

Plastic surgery’s link to psychology

A recent study presented at the 30th Anniversary Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) finds that individuals who undergo various plastic surgery procedures enjoy a positive psychological effect, improved quality of life and increased perceptions of well-being.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues
May 15, 2012
Loose skin under the jawline can be improved with chin augmentation.

Chin implants amp up plastic surgery statistics

Men have always masked a weak chin with a beard.

Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Psychological Issues
April 25, 2012

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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