Researchers seek unwanted fat from plastic surgery procedures

While most people who undergo cosmetic plastic surgery procedures such as liposuction and tummy tucks are happy to get rid of their unwanted fat, they probably don't think about - or care - where it ends up.

April 30, 2012
Categories: Body Contouring News, Plastic Surgery News


Maximize powerful anti-aging skin cream ingredients

Retinol, hydroquinone, sunscreen, antioxidants and alpha hydroxyl acids are five potent skin cream ingredients with antiaging benefits.

April 27, 2012
Categories: Anti-Aging News, Facial Aesthetic Surgery News, Skin Procedures News


Non-certified overseas doctor fined and banned from US

A Dominican man was sent back to his native country and forbidden from coming into the US for three years following a string of botched plastic surgery procedures.

April 26, 2012
Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety


Chin implants amp up plastic surgery statistics

Men have always masked a weak chin with a beard.

April 25, 2012
Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Psychological Issues


Listening to music calms patients during plastic surgery procedures

A new study from Oxford University Hospitals finds that patients undergoing plastic surgery procedures may benefit from having music playing in the operating room.

April 24, 2012
Categories: Lifestyle, Stress Relief, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety



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