The Rise of Facial Plastic Surgery among Senior Citizens
Posted February, 02/21/2017 - 10:23 PM
Is an elder in your life looking inexplicably younger? If so, you may be on to something. According to recent statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), some 143,000 Americans ages 65 and older had plastic surgery in the last year. Most patients from this group were 65 to 75 years old […]
The Red Flags of a Bad Surgery
Posted February, 02/03/2017 - 02:51 PM
It may be tempting to cut corners, but it’s usually a bad idea, right? One area you should never succumb to this temptation is facial plastic surgery, as the consequences can be dire. Just ask Shauna, a recent guest on the popular cosmetic surgery reality show Botched. To save money she decided to have surgery […]
Plastic Cities: Where Plastic Surgery is King
Posted January, 01/23/2017 - 02:19 PM
Plastic surgery is a booming business in the USA. Each year, more women and men across the nation turn to cosmetic surgeons to help them improve their appearance and boost their self-esteem. Inevitably, plastic surgery centers are concentrated in large metropolitan areas and on the two coasts, but this doesn’t mean that surgery isn’t available […]
The Rising Popularity of Eyelid Surgery
Posted January, 01/18/2017 - 02:21 PM
In recent years, more and more people have been choosing to have eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), or “eye lift,” as the procedure is commonly called. Recent findings from the Global Survey of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) highlight this trend, with eyelid surgery ranking No. 3 among all surgical procedures worldwide, at 13.1%. […]
Heidi Montag Speaks Out About Her Plastic Surgery
Posted January, 01/04/2017 - 08:24 PM
Heidi Blair Pratt, more commonly known by her maiden name, Heidi Montag, first became famous for her role on the MTV reality series The Hills. But let’s face it: What we all really remember her for was her astonishing and ill-advised decision, back in 2009, to have 10 cosmetic procedures in one day, including breast […]
Did Zac Efron Get Plastic Surgery?
Posted December, 12/16/2016 - 05:02 PM
Zac Efron is a popular actor and entertainment professional who first came to the world’s attention thanks to his role in the High School Musical, which launched him to fame and led to later roles in movies such as Neighbours and Dirty Grandpa. It’s important for stars such as Efron to look their best, considering […]
Did Gordon Ramsay Have Cosmetic Surgery?
Posted December, 12/09/2016 - 04:44 PM
Over the past decade, celebrity chef and expletive artiste Gordon Ramsay has been the subject of constant gossip regarding his facial appearance. And it makes sense. Who in the public eye has more wrinkles, furrows and lines than our culinary buddy from across the pond? If we’re to believe Ramsay, he was fine with his […]
Will Google Glass Be Found In Future Plastic Surgery Offices?
Posted December, 12/02/2016 - 02:48 PM
Modern technology is a huge part of every facial plastic surgery procedure, from images taken during the consultation process to tools for postoperative recovery. A few years back, Google announced the launch of a new eyeglass technology with potential applications in plastic surgery and many other medical specialties as well as other industries. Google Glass […]
Can Robots Perform Plastic Surgery?
Posted November, 11/17/2016 - 04:25 PM
Facial plastic surgeons have always relied on technology for greater precision and safety. In recent years, technological advances have made cosmetic facial surgery even safer and more precise. Robot-assisted surgery is one such advancement. Examples of Recent Technological Advancements in Plastic Surgery One of the most important advances affecting the field of facial plastic surgery […]
Free Cosmetic Surgery for Teachers?
Posted November, 11/09/2016 - 02:43 PM
Free cosmetic surgery for teachers? It may sound outrageous but it’s the law of the land in Buffalo, New York. The city’s school board and teacher’s union are currently engaged in a pitched battle over how a cosmetic surgery rider should be removed from the current teachers’ contract. In addition to cosmetic surgery, the rider […]