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Want To Look Younger Than Your Years?

Looking younger is a quest almost every woman faces after the age of 40. There are numerous cosmetic choices beyond color cosmetics and skin care; most of them are expensive, some are risky and some ...

Ways to Remove Acne Blotching

Acne blotching is caused by picking and popping acne pustules and papules on the skin. This blotching can appear as skin discolorations, scarring, and uneven patches on the skin. It can be difficult to remove acne blotching quickly, but using a few natural treatments can significantly diminish the a

Breast Reductions Improve Back Pain

Very heavy and large breasts can cause a number of health problems that will make some women, and even men, eligible for breast reduction surgery. Although a breast reduction is performed by a plastic surgeon, many patients will undergo this procedure for practical reasons that are not entirely cosm

The Mitral Valve and Mitral Valve Prolapse

What is the mitral valve and mitral valve prolapse? Find out what the mitral valve is, what mitral valve prolapse means, and the treatments available for mitral valve prolapse.

Steps To Find The Right Surgeon

Before going under the knife, it is very important to trust your surgeon. Make sure you follow these steps to finding the right surgeon and have a happy and successful surgery.

Liposuction - Vacuum Your Fat Away

Liposuction helps remove fat from areas that are hard to reach through exercise.But no procedure can replace a good diet and regular exercise for keeping fat off.

Basic Information about Receiving Breast Implants

Breast implants were developed to be surgically inserted under the chest muscle to enhance breast size, and has been a growing trend in plastic surgery in the last few years. This procedure can be used ...

Recovering From Plastic Surgery the Right Way

There are many tips and hints that can help you more quickly recover from plastic surgery. Most importantly, create an environment where you can rest for several days following the procedure.

Breast Implant Sizing

The art of breast implant sizing can be a tricky one. Choosing one size too big can make the body appear to be out of proportion. Not picking a size big enough may leave the ...

Choosing Which Type of Breast Implants

One of the major decisions that need to be made regarding breast implants, is whether to choose saline or silicone. Explore the advantages and disadvantages of both before making your decision.

How Does a Chemical Peel Work?

Peel It OffChemical peels are used to reduce scars, fine lines and pigmentation caused by acne, sun spots, or wrinkles due to aging. The chemical applied allows molecules to sink into the skin and will cause a tingling effect. The chemical can stay on the skin from 1 to 10 minutes and...

Effectiveness of Stem Cells in Cosmetic Surgery Studied

For more than 20 years, I have been using the fat grafting process in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery in Chicago. Currently, I am involved in research funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, studying ...

Plastic Surgery: Satisfying Your Curiosity

It is amazing how many people make a decision to have (or not to have) plastic surgery without doing even the most basic research into the topic. If you're planning to have a procedure-or if you've irrationally decided that cosmetic enhancement isn't for you-perhaps you should dig a b

The Advantages of Cosmetic Surgery & You

Most people can pick at least one attribute which they'd prefer to change in their physical appearance. Prior to the last century, individuals were forced to live with features that they were ultimately displeased with. ...

Microtia Ear Surgery in Texas

Microtia is a deformity wherein the ear may be incomplete or not fully formed. The term comes from the Greek word that means small ear. In certain cases, the ear lobe or the upper region ...