Quick fixes with no downtime before the Oscars

Like sugar plum fairies, images of the 2011 Oscars persist long after the event.

February 28, 2011
Categories: Plastic Surgery News


Police investigating death of woman who received illegal cosmetic injection

Police officers in Pennsylvania are investigating the recent death of 20-year-old Claudia Adusei, of London, who died in a hospital after receiving an illegal silicone injection in the U.S., reports the BBC.

February 28, 2011
Categories: Patient Safety


If beauty is as beauty does, why do we do anything to look younger?

On a recent “Today” show segment, beauty mavens Bobby Brown, Galina Espinoza and Cathy Gifford deal with every woman’s Achilles Heel….getting older.

February 25, 2011
Categories: Anti-Aging News


Breast implants are not your only choice after mastectomy

Elizabeth Anderson, breast cancer survivor, is very pleased with her new breasts. Anderson was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer in 2009 at age 46. She had both breasts removed the very next month.

February 24, 2011
Categories: Breast Surgery News


Older adults opting for plastic surgery during unemployment

As competition between job hunters remains stiff, more people are going the extra mile to stand out to employers on their resumes and in person. More companies are hiring young adults with college degrees, putting older individuals at a disadvantage. However, a number of Baby Boomers are fighting back by undergoing cosmetic procedures to remain competitive, according to NBC affiliate KGW.

February 23, 2011
Categories: Age/Gender Issues



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