New psychological screening for plastic surgery patients in UK

Whether they're interested in a nose job, breast implants or liposuction, one of the first things many potential patients

July 13, 2012
Categories: Plastic Surgery News, Psychological Issues


What to expect after cosmetic eyelid surgery

Cosmetic eyelid surgery - also known as blepharoplasty - is a common surgery that results in a more rested, refreshed and alert appearance for many patients.

July 12, 2012
Categories: Facial Aesthetic Surgery News, Plastic Surgery News


Exercising after tummy tuck surgery

According to, 95 percent of individuals who have undergone a tummy tuck procedure say it is "worth it."

July 11, 2012
Categories: Body Contouring News


New president of plastic surgery society promotes safety through education

As the popularity of plastic surgery soars, Leo R. McCafferty, MD, new president of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), has his work cut out for him.

July 10, 2012
Categories: Plastic Surgery News


Brotox: Botox for men

While many people believe the typical Botox patient is female, doctors say an increasing number of men are seeking out this cosmetic treatment as well.

July 9, 2012
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables



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