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  • Bristol Palin Says New Face "Not Plastic Surgery"

    Bristol Palin Says New Face "Not Plastic Surgery"
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- "Dancing with the Stars" alum Bristol Palin is turning heads with her new look which she says was the result of "corrective jaw surgery." "It's not plastic surgery," the 20-year-old mom told Us Weekly. Palin said she "had...
  • Tattoo resurgence as permanent as the ink?

     
    Steve Chapman's riff today on tattoos -- They're ugly, a form of self-mutilation masquerading as self-expression. As a way of showing your edgy, noncomformist personality, getting inked always seemed to me about as sensible as lopping off an ear. --...
  • Legislation looks to rein in liposuction

     
    From our South Florida Sun-Sentinel colleague Bob LaMendola The deaths of four South Florida mothers in their 30s during liposuction procedures helped spark legislation to make the beauty procedure safer, officials said Monday. A bill advancing in...
  • Lap-Band clinic sued over death

    Lap-Band clinic sued over death
    A fourth Southern California patient has died following Lap-Band weight-loss surgery at a clinic connected to the pervasive 1-800-GET-THIN advertising campaign, according to a lawsuit filed by the patient's husband. Laura Faitro of Simi Valley died...
  • Tighter scrutiny for outpatient surgery centers

    Tighter scrutiny for outpatient surgery centers
    Outpatient surgery centers in California that perform Lap-Band operations and other procedures will face new scrutiny under a law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown. The legislation requires private accrediting firms to inspect outpatient centers at least once...
  • When to choose cosmetic surgery, and when not to

    When to choose cosmetic surgery, and when not to
    I don't have anything against cosmetic surgery. No amount of running or iron pumping was going to do anything about the genetically programmed dark circles under my eyes, so I got those things zapped with a nuclear-powered laser that made me twitch and...
  • Gourmet deals: Five essential L.A. flash-sale sites

     
    "Coupons work," "Mad Men's" Don Draper once said, and he wasn't wrong: The promise of a steep sale has practically been enshrined as a national holiday through November's Black Friday, and discounts have been driving people into stores since the birth...
  • Will this body-art `fad' ever fade?

     
    In time, tattoos will have the same acceptance as women coming into the workplace wearing pants instead of dresses, This is how society changes.....Richard Citrin, executive coach and career counselor quoted in today's story Is body art office-...
  • Your morning fashion and beauty report: Why Dana Delany won't do Botox. Serena Williams strikes deal with OPI. And even cats can be victims of photoshopping.

     
    Designer Gao Pei is drawing attention to Chinese fashion with a breathtaking couture gown of gold thread that took 15,000 hours to make and went on display during Paris Fashion Week. [WWD] I've become addicted to InStyle's new fashion game,......
  • Heidi Montag, Janice Dickinson set for ABC plastic-surgery special

     
    For the night before Thanksgiving, ABC has penciled in "Primetime: Celebrity Plastic Surgery Gone Too Far?" The program features Heidi Montag and Janice Dickinson. Does their inclusion answer the title?...
  • Orange County plastic surgeon to surrender license after sexual misconduct accusations

     
    Dr. Mark A. Knight, an Orange County-based plastic surgeon under investigation by the Medical Board of California for sexual misconduct, has agreed to surrender his medical license Dec. 15, according to court papers filed Thursday. An accusation was filed...
  • AZERBAIJAN: WikiLeaks depicts lifestyles of Baku's rich and powerful

     
    Documents released by WikiLeaks about the Azerbaijani political and business elite read less like diplomatic cables and more like the latest episode of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians.” Two cables, which originated from the U.S. Embassy in Baku in...