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"Any Bozo can inject Botox;" to do it well requires training

Med spas, spreading like wildfire in Florida, offer cosmetic procedures

According to the Miami Herald, medical spas are offering nonsurgical and sometimes even surgical cosmetic procedures. These procedures are usually administered by plastic surgeons and dermatologists. Today, dentists, gynecologists, physician assistants and so forth are jumping on this lucrative bandwagon.

Categories: Anti-Aging News, Skin Procedures News
September 18, 2012
Botox for acne, too?

Botox for acne, too?

When most people hear the word "Botox," it conjures up images of injectable cosmetics used to treat forehead wrinkles or lines around the eyes and mouth.

Categories: Skin Procedures News
September 11, 2012
Hold the face wash - bacteria is good for your skin?

Hold the face wash - bacteria is good for your skin?

If you care about your skin, then you've probably developed a face washing routine.

Categories: Anti-Aging News, Skin Procedures News
September 4, 2012
Buyer beware: Experts urge caution when using unproven anti-aging treatments

Buyer beware: Experts urge caution when using unproven anti-aging treatments

Many people who want to achieve a more youthful appearance often use creams and lotions in addition to any surgical or nonsurgical cosmetic procedure.

Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety, Skin Procedures News
June 15, 2012

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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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