Lifestyle changes may help prolong youthful look

While many people choose to undergo facelifts and other facial surgeries to maintain a youthful appearance as they age, reports that making some changes to your lifestyle may help individuals look more youthful.

February 29, 2012
Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Anti-Aging News


Patients turn to social media for information on plastic surgery

A new study reveals that more and more people are going online for advice and information before deciding whether or not to go under the knife.

February 28, 2012
Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety


Botox: “The Little Injection That Could”

Jeff Wojciechowski, a 63-year-old Fort Washington man, has been paralyzed from mid-chest down, following a construction accident. Before his family vacation to Cancun he got a Botox injection, not between the eyebrows, but in his bladder muscle. Hopefully, this will give him a break from the incontinence he has lived with since his accident.

February 27, 2012
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables


Medical spas growing in number, but are they a safe alternative?

With cosmetic surgeries more popular than ever, it's no surprise that the industry of facelifts, breast implants and Botox is booming.

February 24, 2012
Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety


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.

February 23, 2012
Categories: Breast Surgery News, Psychological Issues



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