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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Woman receiving treatment after rhinoplasty.

Can Rhinoplasty Improve Sleep Apnea?

Is surgery an option for sleep apnea? Ancient documents that include descriptions for repairing damage to the shape of a nose tell us that there may have been versions of rhinoplasty being performed as long as 5,000 years ago. It’s quite possible that sleep apnea has been around just as long, if not longer. There…

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Plastic surgeon holding surgical tools.

Male Breast Reduction

What causes men to have breasts that are considered larger than normal? If a friend or family member told you that he struggled with gynecomastia, would you know what he meant? And, even if you do know that it refers to having excessive breast tissue in men and boys, do you also know that half…

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Is Rhinoplasty Worth the Cost?

How do I know if I am making the right decision to have surgery done on my nose? The most recent statistics put out by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) show that rhinoplasty continues to be one of the most sought after forms of cosmetic surgery being done today. Taking the top slot in the…

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Body Contouring with Liposuction

What are the benefits of liposuction if it doesn’t actually cause weight loss? Summer is coming! Let’s be honest. Whether the temperature outside is in the teens or setting records during heat waves, summer is always coming. And that means that, before you know it and quite likely before you’re ready, you will be forced to abandon the baggy…

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