Archive for May, 2014

5 Lifestyle Changes to Make After Any Liposuction Surgery

The appeal of liposuction surgery is both clear and obvious: it is a simple procedure that removes fat far faster than dieting or exercising, and works when dieting and exercising don’t. Although the procedure can easily help to obtain a certain look, it is important to be able to maintain that look after the procedure. […]

One Woman’s Plastic Surgery Journey for the Perfect Selfie

The selfie is perhaps one of the most popular trends that have emerged from the increasing popularity of social media. For most, a bad or unlikable selfie is not a big deal; generally, you either post it on social media anyway, or delete it and take another one. Triana Lavey, a talent manager for the […]

How your Diet Can Affect your Skin Quality

The popular saying, “You are what you eat”, is entirely true, especially when it comes to the quality and health of your skin. Just like having a proper daily diet can affect how you feel physically and emotionally, it can also affect your outer appearance and how your skin looks. Antioxidant-Rich Diet Foods that are […]

Is a New Topical Botox Around the Corner?

Botox injections are currently among the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world. It is well-known for its ability to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and crow’s feet in order to promote a more youthful appearance. One of the first drawbacks that come to mind, however, is the fact that Botox is applied via a […]

How Young Blood Triggers Anti-Aging

In an amazing discovery, scientists have revealed that introducing young blood into the body of an older subject has the potential to rejuvenate the subject. The Blood Countess These scientists aren’t the first to believe that the blood of someone younger can offer rejuvenating properties. Countess Elizabeth Bathory of Hungary believed it as well, though […]

Some of the Winners & Losers in Cosmetic Surgery from 2013

Plastic surgery is increasingly becoming one of the most popular forms of cosmetic enhancement. For over a decade, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons has been documenting and recording trends in cosmetic procedures, and has recently published their findings that include the most and least popular forms of enhancement surgery in 2013. Botulinum Toxin Type […]

Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel is Coming to New York!

Are Scientists Growing Cartilage?

With science, it seems as though nothing is static; things that were impossible one year are possible by the next one. As of April 10th, one more impossible thing is being made possible by a group of scientists at the University of Basel in Switzerland. These scientists have successfully grown human cartilage through tissue engineering, […]