American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Style & Beauty
Today's boob job is about more than buying breast implants. The term is also used to refer to breast lifts, reductions, or a combination lift and augmentation with implants.
Style & Beauty
Mini-facelift surgery is an option, not a panacea! It offers an alternative and a reasonable bridge for the younger middle aged individual who is battling Father Time when less invasive procedures like Botox and fillers can't keep up.
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Gynecomastia is the enlargement of a male's breasts secondary to various factors. It occurs in adolescence because of temporary
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A skillful facelift should make you look better, not necessarily younger. Most important, you should still look like you! Your plastic surgeon should require medical clearance by your personal physician. If you choose a surgical option, no matter what decade, consult a board certified plastic surgeon.
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Closeups of our faces, cocked just at the right angle with our lips pursed and our sultry gazes directed at the camera, are our prized social media possessions. Why? What is it about the selfie that makes it such a popular everyday habit among social media users?
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Why do women get breast implants? It's the number one cosmetic surgery in the U.S., even though it carries with it the burden of judgment and dismissal. So what's driving these women? Are they young and insecure? Superficial? Desperate?
Women
I may have yet another chance at life. Who gets that? What good will I accomplish? Who can I help? I have a lot of stuff to do now.
Women
Reconstruction should be viewed as part of the whole treatment because it affects the whole person.
Women
Can nothing be done? Are women being sent home disfigured unnecessarily? Are we as women and physicians uninformed of available procedures? Do the majority of plastic surgeons choose not to make breast reconstruction a part of their practice?
Style & Beauty
See more stars who've admitted to plastic surgery! Just to give you a bit of perspective, Botox injections increased by 8
Wellness
I hate this disease because of what it did to Gloria and too many women worldwide. Until a cure is found, please learn and perform breast self-exam religiously and get a mammogram as prescribed by your doctor.
Money
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons said plastic surgery spending is up 3 percent over 2010, powered in part by a 71
Style & Beauty
After years of stagnancy at the FDA in which the newest implants enjoyed by women outside from the U.S. were kept from American women, those needing reconstruction after mastectomy or wanting an augmentation will have more choices.
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The signs of aging can come as a shock to many. Drooping eyelids, crow's feet, jowls, sagging cheeks ... nobody likes to accept that their years are catching up to them.
Style & Beauty
In 2003, Extreme Makeover traveled to NYC from LA and I was one of the plastic surgeons who participated in that episode. I would like to share the experience with you.
Wellness
Medical tourism is an established element of the international medical landscape. But buyer be aware: Plastic surgery tourism is a reflection of both the best and worst of our global society.
Wellness
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, a total of 1.1 million men underwent cosmetic procedures in 2010, representing a 2 percent increase over the previous year.
Divorce
There has been a recent buzz in the media about "revenge cosmetic surgery" after divorce...