| May 14, 2012
| 11:48 AM
1) Versailles Medical Spa
Summer is coming, and that’s an anxiety-producing time if your look isn’t all you’d like it to be. Marie Saarde, Esthetician at Versailles Medical Spa in Darien, is dedicated to making people look and feel...
| May 21, 2012
| 9:27 AM
1) Dr. Alfred Sofer (Plastic Surgery Center of Fairfield)
No matter how you look, Dr. Alfred Sofer can make you look better. He uses the most advanced surgical (and non-surgical) techniques available in cosmetic surgery to augment or reconstruct breasts,...
| Jun 27, 2012
Katherine King is like 205,000 patients who last year had liposuction surgery--it was her last resort after exercising like crazy.
"I worked out a lot and everything like my legs got smaller,” Katherine said with a chuckle. “Everything else...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 9:52 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- There's a new alternative to traditional liposuction that promises less down time, minimal scarring and better results.
"Smart Lipo" is a procedure that uses a laser fiber enclosed in a thin tube that is inserted through a small...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Enhancing the rear end is a growing trend in cosmetic surgery.
"There's been a big explosion in this procedure in the last 5 years," explains cosmetic surgeon Dr. Gregory Pippin.
Dr. Pippin is an expert in the tush department; you could call him the...
| Feb 2, 2012
At what price is beauty?
One of science fiction's most enduring themes involves a future world where everyone looks perfect but no one is happy.
One old "Twilight Zone" episode involves a young woman refusing to select the "model" body in which she'll...
| Apr 15, 2012
When John Tlapa looked in the mirror, his nose looked like he "could pick a door lock," he said. It resembled "a hook with a point on it. It was pretty ugly."
So two years ago, the San Diego-based screenwriter underwent rhinoplasty to improve his profile...
| Feb 22, 2012
A school district in New York is charging millions of dollars in plastic surgery to tax payers.
Teachers in Buffalo are eligible to get any plastic surgery procedure they want under their insurance plan. This includes Botox, liposuction and breast...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Part-time Devon, England, vicar Gavin Tyte, who serves churches in Uplyme and Axmouth, recently produced a rap video of the Nativity, in which he plays a shepherd, an angel and the narrator. Sample lyrics (about Mary placing her baby in a cattle trough...
| Apr 15, 2012
When Margaret first met her boyfriend, she weighed 105 pounds and wore short crop tops. But after 13 years together, the 55-year-old retiree from Torrance developed a "muffin top" that she just couldn't eliminate.
So she did what so many other women do...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:42 PM
The American society of Plastic Surgeons have stopped counting their money long enough to report that chin enhancement is now the fastest growing plastic surgery around. Chin implants have increased an overall 71% from 2010 to 2011. That's more than...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Breast augmentation may be as popular as ever, but what really has heads turning at the plastic surgeon'soffice is the surge in lifts: upper arm lifts, lower body lifts, butt lifts, breast lifts — some of these procedures have experienced growth...