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Direct-to-Implant Breast Reconstruction Provides Good Results in Older Women

( - For older women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer, direct-to-implant (DTI) breast reconstruction provides good outcomes in a single-step procedure

Jan 31, 2018 - 10:52:27 AM

Plastic Surgery
Trends in Facial Plastic Surgery

( - WASHINGTON, DC, - January 29, 2018 – The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), the world’s largest association of facial plastic surgeons, annual survey shows that, like it or not, the selfie and its impact on aesthetics is here to stay

Jan 29, 2018 - 8:47:49 AM

Plastic Surgery
Stocking Stuffer Safety: Gifting Aesthetic Treatments

( - The holidays are prime time for festive cocktail hours, family dinners and shopping—and for getting laser treatments, facials and injectables, too.

Dec 4, 2017 - 11:12:11 AM

Plastic Surgery
Removing and Downsizing Breast Implants

( - New York, NY, December 4, 2017 – Every year, hundreds of thousands of women in the United States receive breast implants, either to reconstruct a breast lost to cancer or for cosmetic purposes.

Dec 4, 2017 - 9:16:56 AM

Plastic Surgery
Breast Reconstruction: Now or Later?

( - New York, NY, November 6, 2017 – In the midst of the emotional turmoil of realizing that she has cancer, women are faced with critical decisions about treatment.

Nov 6, 2017 - 9:48:36 AM

Plastic Surgery
An Innovative Breast Reconstruction Method: The PAP Flap

( - DALLAS – Oct. 17, 2017 – When Carla Forbes was diagnosed with breast cancer last year, the retired elementary school principal didn’t think twice about opting for a bilateral mastectomy. “I lost my mom to the disease,” she said. “I just didn’t want to leave anything to chance.”

Oct 17, 2017 - 5:33:47 PM

Plastic Surgery
End to Circus in Plastic Surgery Social Media Videos?

( - CHICAGO --- The circus atmosphere of plastic surgeons donning costumes, dancing and juggling breast implants during live surgery videos on social media may soon change.

Sep 29, 2017 - 10:19:06 AM

Plastic Surgery
Latest Fat-Trimming Techniques Effective -- Not Miraculous, Experts Say

( - Albertson, NY, August 17, 2017 – Get rid of fat – fast. Science is confirming the safety and effectiveness of various body-sculpting techniques to eliminate “love handles,” brassiere rolls,....

Aug 17, 2017 - 9:38:45 AM

Plastic Surgery
New School Year, New Nose?

( - With a new haircut, some highlights, a hot new outfit and a sun-kissed complexion, many teens envision a dramatic reveal when they return to school to start a new semester.

Aug 7, 2017 - 9:54:26 AM

Plastic Surgery
Secondary Breast Reconstruction, Getting It Right

( - New York, NY, July 26, 2017 – For many women, breast reconstruction is a process rather than a single procedure. Some women have experienced complications, particularly with implants, that require additional surgery.

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:23:30 PM

Plastic Surgery
Prophylactic Mastectomy: Options for Breast Reconstruction

( - New York, NY, June 27, 2017 – All women are at risk for breast cancer, particularly with advancing age. There are specific factors, however, that significantly increase the risk for women of all ages.

Jun 27, 2017 - 11:40:49 AM

Plastic Surgery
Ken Isn’t The Only Man Getting a Makeover

( - Ken (yes, Barbie’s bf) has gotten a major new look. As part of its #TheDollEvolves campaign Mattel just rolled out 15 new and diverse Ken doll styles.

Jun 22, 2017 - 12:36:43 PM

Plastic Surgery
Removing Breast Implants

( - New York, NY, June 20, 2017 – According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, about 400,000 women in the United States had breast implant surgery in 2016.

Jun 20, 2017 - 10:25:32 AM

Plastic Surgery
Surgery-Free Body Contouring: New Techniques Transforming Results for Patients

( - Gone are the days of scary liposuction techniques or cosmetic surgery that provide uncertain results, thanks to the latest non-surgical innovations.

May 24, 2017 - 8:17:21 AM

Plastic Surgery
Bullies and Their Victims More Likely to Want Plastic Surgery

( - School bullies and their victims are more likely to want cosmetic surgery, according to new research by the University of Warwick.

Apr 27, 2017 - 11:39:57 AM

Plastic Surgery
Good Looks, Good Health?

( - We’ve all heard the old adage “beauty is more than skin deep“, but sometimes outward aesthetic indicators can clue us in to what’s happening within.

Apr 25, 2017 - 10:40:00 AM

Plastic Surgery
Life Changing Facial Reconstructive Surgery

( - After Melissa Dohme was stabbed 32 times by an ex-boyfriend—including one slash across her face that damaged a facial nerve—she never thought she’d survive, let alone be able to smile again.

Mar 29, 2017 - 11:30:23 AM

Plastic Surgery
Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion On Aesthetic Procedures For The First Time Ever

, March 15, 2017 -- The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) reports that Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic procedures for the first time ever

Mar 15, 2017 - 10:36:44 AM

Plastic Surgery
90s Beauty is Back: Chemical Peels Trending with Facial Plastic Surgeons

( - History tends to repeat itself, and what goes around usually comes around when it comes to trends.

Feb 13, 2017 - 1:04:12 PM

Plastic Surgery
Rising Trends in Facial Plastic Surgery

( - WASHINGTON, DC, - January 26, 2017
– Today, theAmerican Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), the world’s largest association of facial plastic surgeons, announces the outcomes of its annual survey....

Jan 26, 2017 - 10:01:10 AM

Plastic Surgery
Whatever It Takes: Know All Your Options for Alleviating Disc and Spinal Pain

( - Human physiology has its weak points, and the back is one of the worst.

Dec 12, 2016 - 9:47:55 AM

Plastic Surgery
Think You Know Everything About Liposuction

( - Liposuction is one of the top 5 most common surgical procedures in The United States. Approximately 363,912 procedures are performed each year.

Dec 6, 2016 - 2:43:32 PM

Plastic Surgery
When the Nose Takes a Hit: Solutions for Sports-Related Facial Trauma

( - Football season is in full swing and baseball has reached a fever pitch with the World Series beginning today.

Oct 25, 2016 - 1:50:50 PM

Plastic Surgery
Questions You Have Always Wanted to Know About Plastic Surgery but Didnt Know Who to Ask

( - Terms like Botox, filler, liposuction, facelift, breast implants, have become such a common part of our lexicon.

Sep 8, 2016 - 3:34:26 PM

Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic Procedures: Which To Do, Which To Skip

( - Every single one of us, though flawless, has at some point taken a look in the mirror and found at least one thing we'd like to change.

Jul 12, 2016 - 2:45:12 PM

Plastic Surgery
360 Mommy Makeover Introduced

( - Marina del Rey, CA - June 29, 2016 - Luis H. Macias, M.D., F.A.C.S., a double board certified plastic surgeon with Marina Plastic Surgery in Marina del Rey, CA, introduces the "360 Mommy Makeover"

Jun 29, 2016 - 8:40:48 AM

Plastic Surgery
Botulinum Toxin Injections to the "11s" Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction

( - NEW YORK, June 28, 2016 -- Botulinum toxin type A injections are the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States, with 4.3 million procedures performed in 2015 accounting for 42% of all cosmetic procedures in that year

Jun 28, 2016 - 11:45:08 AM

Plastic Surgery
Red Flags to be Aware Of When Choosing A Plastic Surgeon

( - There are literally thousands of plastic surgeons in The United States alone.  Any surgeon practicing cosmetic procedures can call themselves a "cosmetic surgeon"

Jun 14, 2016 - 4:08:08 PM

Plastic Surgery
No Man’s Land No More: Facial Plastic Surgery is a Guy’s Thing

( - Everyone is doing it. By it, we mean facial rejuvenation procedures, and by everyone, we mean women and growing numbers of men.

May 31, 2016 - 2:32:17 PM

Plastic Surgery
Big Butts: Getting to the Bottom of the Fastest Growing Cosmetic Procedure

( - No ifs, ands, orbutts about it! Augmentations of the derriere are the procedures everyone is buzzing about.

May 20, 2016 - 1:31:18 PM

Plastic Surgery
Talking to Your Teen About Plastic Surgery

( - Growing up has never been easy. Even before the Internet, the teenage years came with changes, insecurity, and a list of "flaws" to correct.

May 9, 2016 - 2:27:07 PM

Plastic Surgery
Do You Have 'Runners Face?'

( - Runner's Face. Not referring to the aggressive face an athlete makes prior to crossing that finish line.  Runner's face generally occurs in both men and women ages 40+ who exercise to improve their body, and in doing so end up with a skeletal and bony face.

Mar 29, 2016 - 11:47:12 AM

Plastic Surgery
How To Choose the Right Plastic Surgeon

( - The majority of deaths that occur within health and medicine are due to negligence or incompetence.

Feb 25, 2016 - 12:06:03 PM

Plastic Surgery
The Aging Face Takes on New Meaning

( - WASHINGTON, DC, - January 14, 2016 -The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) is pleased to announce the outcomes of its annual survey, which explores the top trends in facial plastic surgery over the past year and predictions for where the field is headed.

Jan 14, 2016 - 11:41:38 AM

Plastic Surgery
New Breasts Without Implants

( - Women who have undergone a single or double mastectomy and survived breast cancer certainly deserve a new lease on life.

Jan 7, 2016 - 4:25:13 PM

Plastic Surgery
Do Your Homework Before Scheduling Facial Plastic Surgery

( - Your inbox is flooded with deals and steals promising discounted laser skin resurfacing, injectables and much more.....

Dec 10, 2015 - 3:22:21 PM

Plastic Surgery
A Lift Could Be Key to Plump Lips

( - We lift our eyes, boobs and butts, but what about our smiles? Lips are having a major moment.

Dec 10, 2015 - 2:26:45 PM

Plastic Surgery
They Reconstructed His Face Without Leaving a Scar

( - Newswise - Scar-free facial reconstruction is now a reality. A team led by Daniel Borsuk, a doctor at HĂ´pital Maisonneuve-Rosemont and a professor at the University of Montreal, recently conducted the very first such procedure

Nov 12, 2015 - 11:06:34 AM

Plastic Surgery
The Skinny on Body Contouring After Weight Loss

( - Weight loss, as a result of exercise and dieting alone or due to surgery, can be a wonderful and empowering thing.

Oct 31, 2015 - 11:09:42 AM

Plastic Surgery
New School Year, New Nose?

( - With a new haircut, some highlights, a hot new outfit and a sun-kissed, clear complexion, many teens envision a dramatic reveal when they return to school to start a new semester.


Aug 25, 2015 - 10:13:35 AM

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