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Parents question age rating on breast augmentation iPhone app

Parents question age rating on breast augmentation iPhone app

Some parents are questioning whether an iStore app that allows users to see what they might look like with breast implants is appropriate for children, reports the Herald Sun.

Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Breast Surgery News, Psychological Issues
March 2, 2012
Survey finds breast augmentation surgery benefits more than just breast size

Survey finds breast augmentation surgery benefits more than just breast size

A new survey finds that individuals who undergo breast augmentation surgery or breast lift surgery enjoy benefits that go beyond an improved appearance and self-esteem.

Categories: Breast Surgery News, Psychological Issues
February 23, 2012
Doctors propose ban on plastic surgery advertising in the UK

Doctors propose ban on plastic surgery advertising in the UK

The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) is urging lawmakers to ban all advertising for plastic surgeries.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues
February 21, 2012
Kids turn to plastic surgery to stop bullying

Kids turn to plastic surgery to stop bullying

It's a problem that has made headlines and simply isn't going away - bullying.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues
February 1, 2012
Kids should be prohibited from using Facebook or other social media until they are at least 15.

Question: Does social media affect plastic surgery in teens?

When Mark Zuckerberg was inventing Facebook, he could not have predicted the repercussions it would have: marriages, jobs, alliances and revolutions are just the tip of the iceberg.

Categories: Psychological Issues
November 1, 2011

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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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