Want better skin? Then quit smoking now

Many regular smokers fear that their complexion may be compromised forever due to their habit, but some of the skin issues related to smoke can be reversed if one is willing to take quick action, according to The Daily Mail.

March 9, 2011
Categories: Skin Procedures News


Good news for some breast cancer patients

Removal of cancerous lymph nodes from the armpit may not be necessary in all breast cancer patients, according to a new study paid for by the National Cancer Institute.

March 8, 2011
Categories: Breast Surgery News


Plastic surgeons use Botox to treat acne scars

Acne scars, also known as pockmarks, can be a source of concern for many patients.

March 7, 2011
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News


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.

March 4, 2011
Categories: Plastic Surgery News


Can Botox help people overcome depression?

Botox treatments are commonly used to help combat signs of aging, but it appears as though the cosmetic treatment may offer a rather surprising benefit.

March 3, 2011
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables, Psychological Issues



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