| Jun 15, 2010
Booties have been inspiring everything from workout routines to clothing to entertainment for years. Aerobics instructor Greg Smithey's Buns of Steel has been encouraging shapely rears since the days of VHS tapes and Sir Mix-A-Lot's best-known song, "Baby...
| Jun 5, 2010
Julie Zimerle has always thought her prominent family nose looked great — on her father and brother. Built-in character and all that. But the blue-eyed beauty with a big smile and a small face always felt a bit like a human toucan when seen from the...
| Jun 3, 2010
Three experienced plastic surgeons had no complaints from their patient—in this case, a 12-foot Pacific giant squid, and already dead.
On Friday, the surgeons worked on the creature on a metal table outside the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology....
| Jun 4, 2010
Julie Zimerle has always thought her prominent family nose looked great — on her father and brother. Built-in character and all that. But the blue-eyed beauty with a big smile and a small face always felt a bit like a human toucan...
| Jun 15, 2010
At Utopia Plastic Surgery and MedSpa, patients like Valerie Willis can pop in and out for quick and easy cosmetic treatments. Willis visits once a month to have laser hair removal on her legs and under her arms.
"I am opting for laser treatments ......
| Jul 9, 2010
Is celebrity plastic surgery causing women to look like "fembots?"
Heidi Montag is 23, gorgeous and a plastic surgery veteran. But Dallas resident Lindsey Birmingham thinks it's, "Too much. Yeah, she did way too much."
That's one way to see it. There is...
| Jun 7, 2010
The perception of some people when you say plastic surgeon is
oh yes, only celebrities frequent those kinds of doctors. However, truth be known, nearly 10 million cosmetic surgical and nonsurgical procedures were performed in the United States in 2009,...
| Jun 7, 2010
Nurses are, arguably, the backbone of the health-care industry. And, in the realm of plastic surgery, they are equally critical to both surgeons and the patients they serve. Plastic Surgery Nurses provide patient care and surgical assistance before,...
| Jun 25, 2010
It started with shows like Extreme Makeover and The Swan and can now be found in the pages of any tabloid magazine, Twitter feed and celebrity blog out there. Media executives, Hollywood plastic surgeons and even celebrities themselves have made plastic...
| Jun 24, 2010
Check your e-mail, Facebook account and text messages? Duh. Get the play-by-play of your favorite MLB team? Sure. Find a decent Mexican restaurant in your neighborhood before your date tonight? Easy. Get answers to questions about that hair transplant...
| Jun 22, 2010
Twelve years ago I wrote the story of my lifetime.
And it was all about me. Of course.
Actually, it was about my face lift - a 7 1/2-hour procedure that changed my life. Or at least my appearance.
I still get calls and e-mails. Questions like "Are...
| Jun 23, 2010
25-year old Joanna Laufer is mildly sedated and under local anesthesia this afternoon. She's having liposuction. It's a procedure that will take 4-6 inches off her outer thighs in under an hour.
Laufer said, "I've lost quite a bit of weight since...