| Jan 29, 2008
Forget getting behind on your payments. Maysa, a 31-year-old accountant, is making payments on her behind.
For years the Beirut resident felt uncomfortable with her derriere. She tried dieting, exercise and weight-loss pills, to no avail. Then...
| Apr 9, 2010
Summertime temperatures are in just a few more weeks along with swimsuit season, which for some women and men means it's time to tone up.
At Hired Hands Spa in Pearland, customers are greeted with a selection of options to slim down. Massage therapist,...
| Apr 12, 2010
Have you heard the "Extra" body conscious celeb told his girlfriend and future baby mama, Courtney Mazza, to get lipo plus a boob job and undergo rigorous personal training.
According to a source, "Courtney was engaged to a guy in Queens before she met...
| Mar 24, 2010
In better economic times, some in search of youth and beauty thought nothing of plunking down thousands of dollars for a cosmetic procedure.
These days, tummy tucks are on sale.
What's more, recent figures from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic...
| Jan 16, 2010
Young, beautiful and obsessed with plastic surgery. Late last year, 23-year old reality star-turned singer Heidi Montag had ten procedures in one day. It's something some North Texas women say isn't pretty at all. Dallas resident Cynthia Minchillo says,...
| Jul 11, 2009
— As state health officials tell it, Dr. Efraim Gomez-Zapata is a family physician who dabbled in plastic surgery and put his patients at risk. One woman who went to him for an abdominal liposuction had a seizure on his operating table. Another,...
| Sep 14, 2009
Plastic surgery technology has advanced in leaps and bounds to help you look as youthful on the outside as you feel inside.
- Endoscopy, a minimally-invasive surgical technique in which the surgeon inserts a small tube with a light and video camera...
| Mar 13, 2009
Q: I would like to have my tummy tucked, but my best friend disagrees with me. What are your thoughts on this?
A: You are not alone in considering plastic surgery. But you should wisely weigh the pros and cons first.
About 1.9 million of the 11...
| Jan 11, 2010
"Hey honey, did you wash my manzier?"
This just sounds wrong, doesn't it? The fact of the matter is, if you don't find funny the "man bra" reference made famous in a 2006 Seinfeld episode, then you might not be laughing for a reason. Perhaps you have...
| Jan 20, 2010
Is Houston the new cosmetic surgery capital?
It's a booming business, even in this economy, with patients packing doctors offices in search of a new and improved you.
So why does it seem this once "hush-hush" industry is now the talk of the town?
| Jan 21, 2010
With a microphone in hand and one clipped to her lapel, radio personality Suzi Hanks gives live updates to the Dean and Rog Morning Show on her progress and interviews to us, all while trying to get mentally prepared for what's to come. "I'm nervous,...
| Feb 17, 2010
In the fall season opener of "Nip/Tuck," the sleek Los Angeles office of McNamara/Troy sat forlorn and empty, a voice-over reminding that when times are tough, one of the first things to go is the luxury of elective cosmetic surgery.
That same scene...