Statistics Indicate that Plastic Surgery for Men is at an All-Time High

In the past, masculinity was equated to being rugged, tough, and being unconcerned about looking young and attractive. In such a world, a man desirous of undergoing plastic surgery was considered ‘not man enough’ and to be lacking masculinity. Just as women have stepped beyond their stereotyped roles, men too are beginning to look at plastic surgery and cosmetics in a completely new light. Continue reading

Plastic Surgery – Does it Make Patients Happy?

Among non-supporters of plastic surgery, there is a common viewpoint that people who go under the knife to improve their looks are actually unhappy and unsatisfied individuals. After all, why go through the pain, expense and sometimes extensive recovery period that some surgical procedures require, only to change one’s outward appearance? Surprisingly, the results of a recent study conducted over the long term shows that people who undergo plastic surgery may have just stumbled upon a way to find happiness and satisfaction… and high-end cosmetic surgery have nothing to do with it. Continue reading

13 Million Minimally Invasive Procedures Reported in 2012

The amount of people who opted to have some sort of cosmetic surgery rose again last year (2012), and the numbers are staggering. Over 14.6 million people decided to undergo cosmetic procedures in the United States. This was a five percent rise compared to 2011, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). What’s truly remarkable and interesting to note was just how many were considered “more invasive procedures.” Only 1.6 million. Continue reading

ISAPS Ranks US Number One in Plastic Surgery

The growing desire for a youthful and striking appearance that boosts self-confidence has made plastic surgery widely accepted all over the world. This is borne out by the recent findings of a survey by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, which collected data from close to a thousand plastic surgeons from across the world. The rankings provided by this survey confirm what many of us already knew — that the USA is still No. 1 when it comes to the number of procedures — tucks, nicks, lifts and implants — performed in a single year. Countries such as South Korea, Brazil, India, Italy and Greece are closing in on the gap, but they still have a long way to go before they match our numbers. Continue reading

Dr. Simon Ourian Cautions Against Plastic Surgery Risks

young woman getting ready for plastic surgeryAs attractive as the prospect of undergoing a plastic surgery procedure may be, it is critical that people understand that not every procedure is safe, especially if it is performed by an unlicensed, insufficiently trained individual. Dr. Simon Ourian, Founder and Medical Director of Epione Beverly Hills, has repeatedly reminded those who are considering plastic surgery to be very careful about choosing the clinic or hospital and the person who will perform the procedure. Having the proper understanding of the risks and knowing what to look for will greatly increase the likelihood that the patient will receive proper and satisfactory care. It is critical to ensure that the doctor providing the treatment is qualified and capable. Continue reading

Women Try to Mimic Kate Middleton’s Nose

Since she came into the spotlight of the British Royal family, Kate Middleton has become one of the biggest fashion icons of our time. Noted for her exceptional taste and penchant for unique hats, Kate has set style standards for women around the world. Continue reading

Popularity Of Plastic Surgery in Afghanistan On the Upswing

Plastic surgery has become popular among many women of Afghanistan due to several different factors. Changes in traditional norms, more access to disposable income, and an ever more free media all play a key role. The country’s open access to Western ideas is still relatively new, following the collapse of an authoritarian government. While Afghan women still hold to their core Islamic faith, many now feel they do not need to simply accept every part of their appearances as Allah-given. Cosmetic procedures such as rhinoplasty and eyelid surgeries have become especially popular among women who now have the means to pay for them. Continue reading

New facelift procedures

Like all good things, good times too come to an end. And what time in a man’s life is is better than the youth. We all look our best when we are young. Healthy bodies, glowing eyes, gorgeous skin and what not is a blessing of youth but how long these blessings stay with us varies from person to person. Some people experience the signs of aging in their early 30s and some stay and look young till their 40s. But sooner or later, we all get old and the marks of passing times are left visible on our skin. Continue reading

Tummy Tuck-A Road to a Prettier Abdomen

Weight loss after weight gain or pregnancy can ruin the abdominal contours that were once so admired. Those pretty curves that were so enticing to look at every time a woman would sport a blouse are no longer there for her. The loose abdomen overtime gets problematic. She thinks she can fix it with dietary modifications and exercise. Yet, she can only do so much without use. The only sure fire way of restoring abdominal contours is Tummy Tuck. After undergoing corrective surgery, the woman will notice a big difference after Tummy Tuck surgical maneuver. The pictures before and after Tummy Tuck never lie. Continue reading

Small Breasts Enhancement

Do women with great breasts pass you by? Do you look in the mirror and frown? Well you don’t have to stay behind if you don’t want to. Don’t throw hope out the window just yet. You might be thinking of going for small breasts enhancement to enjoy a new look. There is no need to feel guilty about it. Breast augmentation is the most commonly performed surgical procedure for cosmetic purposes in the United States according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. So many women with small chests are undergoing small breasts enhancement and ending up smiling with satisfaction every time they look at their chests. Here’s some information on small breasts enhancement if you’re thinking about undergoing the procedure or recommending it to your friend. Continue reading

Large Breast Treatments

A perfect figure is all about proportions. The ideals for a perfect women body might have changed over the time but the right proportions have always been the attraction factor in women. The society has always been very shallow about the physical appearance of a woman, and even in the modern times nothing has changed. Women suffer a lot of criticism and emotional stress because of their breasts size. Where women with small breasts are looked down upon as lacking femininity, ones with larger ones also suffer social teasing and embarrassment. Continue reading

Droopy Eyelid Surgery

Droopy eyelid condition, also known as Ptosis, is very common among older people. However, hereditary factors may also lead to droopy eyelid at a very young age. Regardless of the age of the individual, Ptosis can give you a tired and aged look. In severe cases of Ptosis, one’s vision can also disturbed due to droopy eyelids. The patient might suffer trouble in reading and concentrating and most people develop a habit of keeping a chin-up posture or that of raising their eyebrows while focusing. This can cause headaches and forehead muscle fatigue. Creams and other over the counter stuff may not be very efficient in this case and the best treatment is droopy eyelid surgery. Continue reading

Los Angeles Facelift

The goal of the Los Angeles facelift is to produce the most attractive and youthful appearance possible, while still looking natural. The three “R’s” is the perfect answer to an aging face: relaxed, rejuvenated and refreshed. To achieve this look, you will want to select a surgeon that specializes in facial surgery, and has extensive skill in the procedure you are seeking. Continue reading

Having a Rhinoplasty

A rhinoplasty is the surgical changing of the nose using special plastic surgery techniques. It can improve an individual’s self esteem by bringing a large nose or one with bumps back into the right proportion to the face. You can increase or decrease the size of the nose and you can change its features with a rhinoplasty. Continue reading

Having Cosmetic Surgery on your Chin

When you have cosmetic surgery on your chin, it reshapes the chin to a shape that is more cosmetically pleasing. You do it when your existing chin isn’t shaped right in comparison to the rest of the face. This is a procedure that has come to be popular among both men and women and the trend is toward chin enhancement, which involves the addition of chin implants onto a weak chin. Other facial implants can be done at the same time. You can also have reduction surgery for your chin, which takes away some of the bone and tissue from the chin to make it smaller. Speak with your cosmetic surgeon about whether or not you need chin augmentation or chin reduction surgery. Continue reading

Having a Cheek Augmentation

You can enhance the contour and shape of your cheeks using basic cheek implants. This is especially the case if your cheeks have no definition now, if your face is flat or if your face is too narrow. It can make you appear younger and can enhance your overall look. For this reason, it is a good way to make your look appear better. Continue reading



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