Brazilian Government Funds Low-Income Plastic Surgery

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Many people dream of free plastic surgery, and if you live in Brazil, this dream has the potential to become a reality. Performing more than 11.5 million procedures annually, Brazil represents one of the largest plastic surgery consumer markets in the world. To many Brazilians, beauty is a right that should not be reserved solely

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Turn Back Time with Hand Lift Procedures

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Cosmetic enhancement is sought out to counteract signs of aging all over the face and body, so neglect the hands? According to plastic surgeons across the U.S., hand lift procedures are becoming increasingly popular with men and women looking to turn back the clock a few years. “As you get older, your hands lose volume,

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Joan Rivers Sits Down with Barbara Walters to Discuss Plastic Surgery

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Stand-up comedian Joan Rivers recently sat down for a chat with Barbara Walters to discuss her prior plastic surgery experiences for a 20/20 segment investigating plastic surgery. Rivers’ who has become just as famous for her plastic surgery as she has for her career as a stand-up comedian held nothing back in her candid interview

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Australians Spend More on Lipo and Other Cosmetic Procedures

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America isn’t the only country obsessed with physical perfection. According to a new study released by Costhetics, an informational website dedicated to educating consumers about cosmetic surgery in Australia, Australians spend a surprising 40% more annually than Americans on cosmetic surgery procedures. The study, which focused on both non-invasive and surgical cosmetic procedures, found that

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Body Contouring Procedures Grow in Popularity, May Be Due to Mommy Makeover Trend

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The desire for cosmetic enhancement in the U.S. continues to grow according to annual statistics released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Body contouring procedures like tummy tucks, breast augmentation, and liposuction are at the forefront of high demand plastic surgery, giving momentum to the theory “mommy makeovers” are playing a significant role in

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New Study: Facelift Surgery Causes Patients to Look 7 Years Younger

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The results of study recently published in the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, have shown that facelift surgery has the potential to make patients appear up to 7 years younger than their actual age. The study, which was conducted by researchers at the University of Toronto, Canada and NorthShore University Health System in Evanston, Illinois,

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Plastic Surgery Industry Sees Increase in Butt Augmentations

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Voluptuous beauties like Jennifer Lopez, Kim Kardashian and Salma Hayek have graced the covers of countless magazines in the past couple years, so it should be no surprise that the plastic surgery industry has witnessed an influx of butt augmentations. According to statistics released by the American Society of Plastic Surgery (APAS), more than $31 million was

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More Men Seeking out Tummy Tucks in the UK

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Body contouring plastic surgery isn’t exclusively popular with female patients according to the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAPPS). Annual statistics released in the UK show that male abdominoplasty, commonly referred to as a “tummy tuck” saw the most significant rise in popularity, with an annual increase of 15 percent. While male procedures accounted for only

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New Study Examines the Impact of Nose Surgery on Estimated Age

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According to a new study published in the latest edition of Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, nose surgery may do more than just improve the appearance of your nose.  The study, which examined pictures of rhinoplasty recipients found that patients on average, looked 1.5 years younger post-surgery. The Toronto-based study collected “before” and “after” pictures

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New Facial Rejuvenation Techniques Move Beyond Popular Injectable Fillers

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Many individuals notice that early signs are often more visible on the face than any other area of the body. The plastic surgery industry is continually expanding its selection of youth-enhancing procedures to include a wide variety of options for consumers eager for facial rejuvenation. “Twenty years ago, there was only one remedy for facial

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