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American Society of Plastic Surgeons

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  • More men going under the knife for facelifts, liposuction

     
    More men are going under the knife for plastic surgery, according to a report released Monday by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. While the number of cosmetic procedures performed in the U.S. increased 5% in 2010 compared with 2009,......
  • Keep the kids safe around lawn mowers

     
    It's that time of year again — time for kids and adults to start mowing the lawn. And with lawn-mowing season comes another sign of the season: Injuries from mowers. June is National Home Safety Month and five national medical organizations are...
  • Plastic Surgery & Men: A Little 'Brotox' now no Big Deal

    Plastic Surgery & Men: A Little 'Brotox' now no Big Deal
    Chuck Bennington is one of those guys--who didn't want to be one of those guys--who let themselves go. Chuck figured it was one of those pay me now or pay me a lot more--later moments. "You don't work on the car until the engine is blown," Chuck...
  • Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley

    Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley
    Covington based plastic surgeon, Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley, offers a personal approach to patient care. There are so many things to consider when making a decision as personal and permanent as getting plastic surgery. We understand the impact a particular...
  • Stem cell face-lifts on unproven ground

    Stem cell face-lifts on unproven ground
    When doctors, researchers and celebrity lobbyists talk about the amazing potential of stem cell therapy, their discussions usually center on big-ticket items such as Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, cancer and spinal cord injuries. They don't, as a rule, talk...
  • Dr. Arthur Perry

    Dr. Arthur Perry
    Arthur W. Perry, MD, FACS is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc. This is the single most important qualification in choosing a plastic surgeon.   Dr. Perry graduated from Rutgers College magna cum laude with high distinction in...
  • FOX Focus: Getting Plastic Surgery To Get Hired?

    FOX Focus: Getting Plastic Surgery To Get Hired?
    When the going gets tough, are the tough getting a little help? A tuck here or a lift there? With a still tight job market, revamping the resume and work wardrobe isn't enough for some. Statistics show more and more older Americans are getting plastic...
  • Dumbest question in the universe

    Dumbest question in the universe
    First things first: I didn't watch Monday night's Miss Universe Pageant. I did not even know it was on. The last time I might have tuned into such a program was in middle school, the height of insecurity. I was short, scrawny and getting used to my first...
  • Woman Left With 'Uniboob' After Botched Plastic Surgery [PHOTOS]

    Woman Left With 'Uniboob' After Botched Plastic Surgery [PHOTOS]
    A Los Angeles woman is living a nightmare after being disfigured by an unlicensed plastic surgeon, and she is speaking out so other women don't fall prey. Dinora Rodriguez, of Los Angeles, woke up after a surgery to replace leaking breast implants to...
  • Considering a post delivery tummy tuck?

    Considering a post delivery tummy tuck?
    Being pregnant stretches your abdominal muscles and skin and can leave an unsightly pouch and stretch marks—especially if you've had multiple pregnancies. If your skin's elasticity doesn't snap back after diet and exercise, you may want to...
  • Plastic surgery boosting careers?

    Plastic surgery boosting careers?
    The media, and its consumers, generally keep conversation about plastic surgery and careers pegged on a couple of figures: The aging Hollywood idol and the would-be Hollywood idol. Cosmetic surgery is de rigueur in the movie and TV business--pretty...
  • Too young for cosmetic surgery?

    Too young for cosmetic surgery?
    Cosmetic plastic surgery at any age offers benefits while carrying risks. Are the risks worth taking when you're still a teen? Why Teens Get Cosmetic Plastic Surgery According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), teens who request...