Do antioxidants in your diet help your skin?

It seems like every few weeks yet another study comes out touting the health benefits of antioxidants, which can be found in foods like berries, nuts and fruits.

September 20, 2012
Categories: Lifestyle, Nutrition


NY man performed liposuction, other procedures without a license

A New York man has been convicted of performing cosmetic surgery, including a liposuction procedure, without a medical license, and now faces half a year in prison and $8,700 in restitution, according to The Associated Press.

Several women in the state received plastic surgery from the man in question, Carlos Arango, in 2011. He pleaded guilty on Friday, September 7, to the felony.

September 19, 2012
Categories: Patient Safety


Med spas, spreading like wildfire in Florida, offer cosmetic procedures

According to the Miami Herald, medical spas are offering nonsurgical and sometimes even surgical cosmetic procedures. These procedures are usually administered by plastic surgeons and dermatologists. Today, dentists, gynecologists, physician assistants and so forth are jumping on this lucrative bandwagon.

September 18, 2012
Categories: Anti-Aging News, Skin Procedures News


Age - is it really just a number?

How old are you? Before you answer with a number, think about the different ways that age can be perceived.

September 13, 2012
Categories: Age/Gender Issues, Anti-Aging News


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