Injectables may help delay plastic surgery

The popularity of nonsurgical cosmetic procedures including injectables such as Botox, Dysport, Juvederm and Restylane, as well as skin rejuvenation procedures including chemical peels, microdermabrasion and laser skin resurfacing, has skyrocketed in recent years.

August 31, 2011
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News


Hair today, gone tomorrow

You expect men to lose their hair, but not women. For a man, hair loss is a harsh blow, but for a woman it’s unspeakable.

August 30, 2011
Categories: Plastic Surgery News


Will anything help defeat cellulite?

While cellulite certainly isn't a serious or dangerous skin condition, those who have it may be self-conscious about the appearance of dimpled, puckered skin on areas such as the buttocks, thighs and hips.

August 29, 2011
Categories: Plastic Surgery News


In search of the perfect bikini body

While the bikini has certainly had its share of criticism, it also serves as a reminder of the beauty of a healthy, toned physique in the U.S. and around the world.

August 27, 2011
Categories: Body Contouring News


Manufacturer of Botox will curtail animal testing

Individuals receiving Botox injections to reduce the appearance of crow's feet and other facial wrinkles and lines can now feel better about the way the drug's manufacturer tests the product.

August 26, 2011
Categories: Skin Procedures News



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