Illegal silicone butt injections performed by untrained, unlicensed practitioners have become a dangerous new trend popping up across the country. Alarmed public health officials and prominent physicians within the plastic surgery community are now speaking up about the dangers associated with injectable silicone. Recent arrests in Washington, Miami and New York City have shown that
Searching for something cheaper and less invasive than Botox to improve your appearance? All you have to do is smile, according to a new study published in Psychology and Aging. The study enlisted the help of 154 young, middle-aged and older adult study participants to estimate the ages of 171 faces of young, middle-aged and
According to a new study published in the November issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), women who are considered to be medically obese, face a substantially higher risk of complications after undergoing elective breast surgery, in comparison to non-obese women undergoing identical procedures.
Despite widespread financial crisis in Europe, Botox sales have continued to grow rapidly over the past year. The demand for other non-invasive cosmetic procedures such as filers that reduce creases around the mouth, as well as invasive surgical procedures such as breast implants, have also seen a significant increase in sales, proving that a gloomy