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Cosmetic Procedures Rise as Boomers Search for ‘Fountain of Youth’

( - NJ, NY, September 15, 2017 – Beauty certainly is in the eye of the beholder -- an adage proving increasingly true as more Baby-boomers – and, yes, early Generation Xers just hitting their 50s....

Sep 15, 2017 - 11:13:46 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Keeping It Real: Avoiding Too Much Botox for Your Face

( - Albertson, NY, September 8, 2017 – We’ve seen tabloid headlines scream about “bad botox.” But then there are megawatt actors, like Game of Thrones’ Robin Wright, now 51, who credits the injections with helping her age beautifully. What gives?

Sep 8, 2017 - 11:17:26 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Breast Cancer Survivors: -You Don't Have to Live with Unsatisfactory Implants

( - New York, NY, May 17, 2017
– Among breast cancer patients who opt for breast reconstruction, 80% undergo implant-based breast reconstruction.

May 17, 2017 - 9:33:46 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Farewell To Arms: 4 Ways To Get Michelle Obama Biceps

( - With summer around the corner, it’s time to get ready to bare arms. If former FLOTUS Michelle Obama is the ultimate bicep and tricep inspiration, achieving your shapely arm goals may be simpler than you think.

Apr 26, 2017 - 12:35:35 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery Hype: Which Procedures are Zeros Not Heroes?

( - The name of the game today in cosmetic surgery is fast and non- invasive.

Feb 1, 2017 - 3:10:31 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Interesting Revelations Come from Review of Cosmetic Outcomes

( - In the first study evaluating patient-reported cosmetic outcomes in older women with breast cancer....

Jan 12, 2017 - 3:00:08 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Surprising Uses for Botox That Have Nothing to Do with Forehead Wrinkles

( - When most people think of Botox the first thing that usually comes to mind is wrinkle reduction.

Dec 28, 2016 - 3:32:30 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Procedures That Can Make You Look Worse

( - For the millions of people who contemplate getting cosmetic surgery, it is perfectly normal to flip flop over whether to go for it or not.

Nov 15, 2016 - 4:14:04 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Surpising Use for Botox that Has Nothing to Do With Forehead Wrinkles

( - When most people think of Botox the first thing that usually comes to mind is wrinkle reduction. Indeed, Botox is the world’s most popular treatment for eradicating wrinkles and fine lines.

Nov 3, 2016 - 2:31:52 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
5 Foods to Defy the Post-Flight ‘Dehydration Face’

( - Fourth of July weekend behind us means it's officially high summer and most people are gearing up for their vacations. For many, that will include air travel, and possibly a long haul flight.

Jul 13, 2016 - 3:44:27 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
A Perfect Pucker Leads To Leap In Lip Procedures

( - ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., April 18, 2016 - A record number of patients underwent lip augmentation procedures in 2015, making them the second-fastest growing facial procedure in the United States since 2000.

Apr 18, 2016 - 12:33:39 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
How Lasers Are Improving Our Appearance

( - There are many people out there who are unsatisfied with the way they look, and wish they could do something about it.

Apr 2, 2016 - 10:32:02 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Tips to Stop Smartphone Neck Sagging

( - Too many hours logged on your smartphone might do more than annoy your partner.

Feb 29, 2016 - 11:37:56 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Treatments for Double Chins

( - Ridgewood, NJ, February 24, 2016 -You snap a "selfie," view it and are horrified by your double chin. Do you grab a scarf or turtleneck to hide it or schedule an appointment for surgery?

Feb 24, 2016 - 9:15:31 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Treatments Surge Among Millennials

( - According to a new survey by the The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) the face of plastic surgery is getting younger.

Feb 3, 2016 - 1:31:04 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
2015 Propelled Cosmetic Surgery Into The Mainstream

( - WASHINGTON, DC, - December 14, 2015 - It was a dynamic year for plastic surgery and facial plastic surgeons - and 2015 truly pushed the needle forward on what is possible, even without nips and tucks.

Dec 14, 2015 - 10:25:37 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery and Treatments Surge During The Holiday Season

( - Tis the season for family, friends, celebrating
and apparently
 cosmetic surgery.

Nov 16, 2015 - 1:35:22 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
3D Systems Partners With MirrorMe3D to Bring 3D Printing to Cosmetic Surgery

( - ROCK HILL, S.C., Oct. 15, 2015 -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that MirrorMe3D, a New York-based startup,is using 3DS' end-to-end digital thread for healthcare to help deliver improved patient experiences during cosmetic surgery.

Oct 15, 2015 - 6:24:19 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
I Hate My Neck!

( - You no longer have to hide your saggy neck behind turtlenecks and scarves. Science has finally caught up with what women really want:

Sep 22, 2015 - 11:47:29 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Hurdles for Cosmetic Treatments Manageable

( - August 25, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – How can consumers locate the right physician for their cosmetic procedures? What about the cost? And if patients go forward with a procedure, will the results be worthwhile?

Aug 25, 2015 - 10:50:02 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Dermatologists Top Influence in Cosmetic Decisions

( - August 11, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. - Consumers say dermatologists have the greatest - and a growing - influence in their decision to have a cosmetic medical procedure, a 2015 survey shows.

Aug 11, 2015 - 10:30:30 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Four-Part Neck and Face Lift Without Surgery

( - Los Angeles - March 30, 2015 - Aristotle is famous for saying "the whole is greater than the sum of its parts."

Mar 30, 2015 - 2:10:42 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Enhancing Your Looks and Knowing the Benefits of Botox

( - When you speak to someone about cosmetic surgery, the chances are that they're likely to recognize one word in particular: Botox.

Mar 2, 2015 - 9:59:29 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Considering the Benefits of a Facelift Cosmetic Procedure

( - The older a person gets, the more the signs of ageing are visible on the face. Throughout one's life the face goes through a tremendous work even if we don't consciously realize it.

Feb 4, 2015 - 11:05:36 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Tips for Treating Yourself to Botox for the First Time

( - EDGEWATER, Maryland - (February 2, 2015) - As people continue to look for ways to turn back the clock on aging, there is one effective treatment that has emerged as a leader in the field.

Feb 2, 2015 - 11:26:27 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Enhance Your Confidence with Non-Invasive Coolsculpting Contouring

( - In spite of the name, most of us aren't in love with our love handles. We all have those little bumps and bulges around our body that we would happily banish given the chance.

Jan 6, 2015 - 6:17:57 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Men Starting to Discover Cosmetic Skin Treatments

( - Jan. 6, 2015 - Rolling Meadows, Ill. - Men - particularly younger men - represent a growing but largely untapped segment of the cosmetic skin treatment market, according to a dermatologic surgeon who specializes in male aesthetics.

Jan 6, 2015 - 5:46:27 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Making an Informed Decision about Laser Tattoo Removal

( - Life is a strange journey for all of us, and it is constantly changing. What we think is a perfect idea one day may turn out to be something that we regret weeks, months, or years down the line.

Jan 5, 2015 - 3:19:46 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
The Process of Hairline Lowering and Forehead Reduction

( - Today, approximately 20% of all women suffer from what is known as a "high hairline" or large forehead. This characteristic is a perfectly natural one for a woman to have, and often comes as part of their hereditary lineage.

Dec 11, 2014 - 10:10:43 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
5 Reasons to Give Yourself the Gift of Cosmetic Dermatology

( - EDGEWATER, MARYLAND - (December 8, 2014) - With the holiday season upon us, people have their thoughts focused on what gifts they will buy for others.

Dec 8, 2014 - 1:35:22 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Men are Seeking Cosmetic Surgery Procedures in Increasing Numbers

( - We are seeing an upward trend of more men seeking out and receiving cosmetic surgery procedures. This is mainly due to the fading of the cultural taboo that used to surround men receiving cosmetic procedures.

Apr 18, 2014 - 10:32:52 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
The American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Reports Americans Spent Largest Amount On Cosmetic Surgery Since The Great Recession Of 2008

( - NEW YORK, March 20, 2014 -- The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) today released its complete 17(th) annual multi-specialty statistical data indicating a 12% overall increase in cosmetic procedures performed in the United States in 2013.

Mar 20, 2014 - 9:44:26 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Lipotransfer vs. Injectable Fillers: The Importance of Volume

( - From the time you were born your face was full with volume in the cheeks and under the eyes. As you got a bit older the squeezable cheeks thinned out a bit, but still had a youthful quality about them. The skin was smooth and you looked well rested even in your teens and twenties after all-nighters.

Mar 11, 2014 - 12:22:36 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Keep Your Chin Up - Literally

( - Studies show that people with a higher degree of facial symmetry tend to be viewed as more attractive to others. It's nature's way of evening things out. But when one or more features are not in balance - the chin, for instance - it can offset the true aesthetic potential of the face.

Feb 21, 2014 - 1:47:44 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Nose Flaws - No Surgery - or Downtime - Required

( - Nasal flaws are not created equal. Neither are the treatments the plastic surgery industry creates for them.

Feb 20, 2014 - 4:59:47 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery Trends Upward

( - New data from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) shows that US dermatologic surgeons performed 9.5 million treatments in 2013, up from nearly 8 million in 2012. Skin cancer procedures topped the ASDS list.

Feb 13, 2014 - 11:17:51 AM

Cosmetic Surgery
Early Facelift Surgery

( - Prevention is the buzzword for the modern era. By taking action today, we avoid problems tomorrow. It's a sensible approach among growing numbers of men and women who are having early facelift surgery or non-invasive procedures done to prevent future lines and wrinkles from developing as people age.

Feb 4, 2014 - 2:23:35 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Head to Toe Skin Care and Grooming Techniques That Use Lasers

( - Every day, it seems that lasers are being used in more innovative ways. When it comes to cosmetic surgery, lasers are an important tool that can improve your skin quality, remove hair, and even help treat common conditions. Discover today's popular laser treatmentsthat help you look radiant.

Feb 3, 2014 - 2:41:43 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
Facial Implants: Enhancing Your Natural Features

( - Facial implants are designed to enhance your natural features and make you look and feel better about your appearance.

Jan 31, 2014 - 5:43:27 PM

Cosmetic Surgery
The Growing Popularity of the Rhinoplasty

( - The nose job, technically known as rhinoplasty, has long been a part of our culture. Though surgical restructuring of the nose as a practice has been around for some time, the last century boasts the most innovative new technologies and techniques for the procedure.

Dec 27, 2013 - 10:53:56 AM

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