Talking with your doctor about Botox safety

The number one way to make sure your plastic surgery goes well is to speak with a board-certified plastic surgeon.

February 12, 2013
Categories: Anti-Aging News, Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables, Plastic Surgery News, Patient Safety


Can't reach your goal weight? These stumbling blocks may be to blame

February is officially here, and this is the month when many people give up on their New Year's resolutions.

February 11, 2013
Categories: Body Contouring News, Lifestyle, Fitness, Nutrition


Botox helps boy with cerebral palsy

Botox isn't just a cosmetic medicine that can erase facial wrinkles - for some, it's a necessity. The injectable cosmetic can be used for many different purposes aside from reducing the signs of aging, as shown by a recent story from Indiana's News Center.

February 7, 2013
Categories: Cosmetic Medicine News, Injectables, Plastic Surgery News


Study: For weight loss, it's not just what you eat, but when you eat

If you're on a weight loss plan, you've probably considered your calorie count, fruit and vegetable intake, and serving sizes. But a new study suggests that dieters must also consider the time that they eat, as chowing down later in the day could slow one's progress, reports NPR.

February 6, 2013
Categories: Body Contouring News, Lifestyle, Fitness, Nutrition


Doctors: Botox injections in stomach don't aid weight loss

There are many uses for Botox, but the injectable medicine is most well-known for its age-defying properties. Regular injections of Botox can help individuals reduce the wrinkles that appear around the eyes, mouth and forehead. However, doctors say that injecting the Botulinum toxin into the stomach area does not help with weight loss, as some may have been led to believe, reports LiveScience.

February 4, 2013



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