Breast augmentation celebrates milestone

While many people get breast implants as a birthday gift, others treat themselves to the surgery in order to improve their physical appearance and self-confidence.

May 16, 2012
Categories: Breast Surgery News, Plastic Surgery News


Plastic surgery’s link to psychology

A recent study presented at the 30th Anniversary Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) finds that individuals who undergo various plastic surgery procedures enjoy a positive psychological effect, improved quality of life and increased perceptions of well-being.

May 15, 2012
Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues


Doctors use collagen to keep the voice 'young'

An injectable medicine that has been used to help treat frown lines, crow's feet and smile lines for decades is being used in a different way.

May 14, 2012
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables


Brazil tightens breast implant regulations

Breast augmentation surgery is a popular procedure throughout the world, especially in Brazil.

May 11, 2012
Categories: Breast Surgery News


Happy 10th birthday, Botox

April 15th marked the 10-year anniversary of the approval of Botox Cosmetic by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

May 10, 2012
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables, Plastic Surgery News



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 nonsurgical 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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