Are You Ever Too Old for Plastic Surgery?

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Would you like to live into your 90s?  Due to a variety of factors we are living, and working, longer than ever before. As what it means to be older changes, it would appear retirement no longer means lots of gardening or travelling.  Older people are now turning to plastic surgery to help them look […]

Streamline Your Shape with Torso Tapering Plastic Surgery

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Torso tapering is a form of plastic surgery that combines a tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, with liposuction and a breast lift (or breast implants). A long-time favorite of new mommies who want to “get their old bodies back”, this type of surgery may be referred to as a “mommy makeover”, but it’s also helpful to […]

Bikini Fears

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Summer is nearly here, in the northern hemisphere, and the bikini season is almost upon us. It is a time of year when women, in particular, feel pressure to slim down and shape up. As our beauty-obsessed culture increasingly emphasizes physical perfection a new study has revealed women’s increasing insecurities in baring all for summer, […]



There was a time, not that long ago, when men who were concerned about their appearance would have attracted accusations of vanity, and even unmanliness, but times have changed. It is now common to hear about metrosexuals, men’s grooming products and “bromances”, and it is positively encouraged for men to moisturize and look good. The […]

“Daddy Do-Over” Is the Latest Plastic Surgery Trend for Men


Parenthood can be tough on a woman’s body, but moms aren’t the only ones whose figures can succumb to the effects of having children. Men may find that after years of doing their duty as a father and provider, they no longer have the firm pecs and solid abs that they had when they were […]

Rising Obesity Rates May Raise Demand for Cosmetic Surgery


With the number of obese American adults expected to climb to 42 percent by 2030, the need for weight loss surgery and body contouring procedures may also rise. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently released a report predicting that obesity may reach epidemic proportions in the years ahead. Men and women who successfully […]

The Korean Cosmetic Surgery Craze

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Cosmetic surgery is growing rapidly in popularity in South Korea, faster than almost anywhere else in the world.  The craze for cosmetic surgery in Korea has a variety of causes and is triggering something of a boom in their economy. Many of the patients presenting themselves to plastic surgeons in Korea are arriving from China, […]

Reducing Scarring After Cosmetic Surgery


‘Cosmetic surgery’ implies incisions, and incisions promise scars. However, surgeons are conscious about scar locations on the body and often attempt to put them in places where they are less visible. Nonetheless, with proper care, scarring can be dramatically reduced so that it is the results of your procedure getting all the attention and not […]

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