man receiving eye lift

Eye Lift Surgery for Men

Is eye lift surgery very common for men or is it only requested by women? Why do men have plastic surgery? Maybe that’s not a good question because it’s not specific enough. Men have always had plastic surgery to repair damage to the face. In fact, some of the most devastating injuries of the first…

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Woman receiving microneedling treatment

Microneedling: Don’t Let the Name Scare You

Is microneedling safe and does it really work? Names are important. They trigger mental images. They have power, even if we aren’t aware of it. In the first book of the popular Harry Potter series, Dumbledore tells young Harry, “Always use the proper name for things. Fear of a name increases fear of the thing…

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Woman getting laser hair removal.

Common Methods of Hair Removal Options

Is laser hair removal a better option than the other methods for removing body hair? Humans have been finding ways to remove body hair for as long as we have had even the most rudimentary form of recorded history. Cave drawings document our prehistoric ancestors using the tools of their time for shaving. These included…

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Plastic surgeon marking up body for body shaping procedure.

Body Shaping Procedures Increasing in Popularity

What are the most popular types of cosmetic body procedures being done today? According to the latest report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the number of cosmetic procedures in the U.S., both surgical and minimally-invasive, continues to be on the rise. This reflects, not only Americans desire to look and feel their…

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Woman getting her face examined for face lift.

Will Having a Facelift Make You Happier?

Are there psychological risks to having a facelift or some other kind of surgery to make you look better? Are you thinking about having a facelift? What used to be a procedure that the rich and famous dropped out of sight to have done so that no one would know about it is now extremely…

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Image of woman with rosacea taken after receiving a hydrafacial.

Rosacea: Causes and Symptoms

Can a hydradermabrasion treatment like the HydraFacial help reduce the appearance of rosacea? If you struggle with rosacea, you can at least know that you are in good company. One of the most famous women of our time, Princess Diana, had this relatively common skin condition. It is believed that she may have passed it…

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Man receiving botox treatment.

Botox for Men: More Popular Than You Think

Is it true that requests for Botox injections by men has steadily been on the rise? There was a time when the general consensus would have been that women are far more concerned with their appearance than men. Whether that was ever actually the case, it doesn’t come as a surprise these days that more…

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Woman with plastic surgeon, discussing concerns about scarring.

Should You Be Concerned About Scarring?

Will I end up with a scar following cosmetic surgery, and are there ways to make it less noticeable? When someone considers having cosmetic surgery or any type of surgery, for that matter, ending up with a visible and unattractive scar is always a concern. Scarring is a natural part of healing. This is true…

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