Archive for December, 2014

3-D Printing for Human Face Transplants

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As many are already aware, the potential implications for 3D printing are about as wide as the imagination. It is difficult to imagine a more versatile tool that can impact so many different industries than the 3D printer. One of the most recent areas to find a unique use for this printer is the medical […]

How One Man Spent 150K in Plastic Surgery to look like Kim Kardashian

Plastic surgery is nothing new in today’s society; every so often someone will walk past a person who looks simply unreal in some aspect or the other and think to themselves how that person must have been surgically modified. Of course, not all plastic surgery is cosmetic, and the field has been making strong strides […]

Typical Recovery Periods for 5 Common Facial Cosmetic Procedures

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Although there are many cosmetic surgery procedures that can be performed within a few hours, the recovery time for them may be a little longer than anticipated. Here are a few of the most commonly performed procedures, along with the recovery time a patient can expect to experience afterwards. 1. Rhinoplasty More commonly referred to […]

4 Reasons to Not Get Plastic Surgery

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These days, the plastic surgery industry is worth millions of dollars. While many people have procedures performed for legitimate reasons such as to correct deformities or address injury-related scars, others still have surgeries performed for the wrong reasons. Here are just a few compelling reasons why you should not have plastic surgery done. To Look […]

How Google Glass is being Used for Plastic Surgery

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Image Source: Doctors TV Show The plastic surgery industry is no stranger when it comes to advancements in technology. Google Glass is a controversial wearable technology that now surgeons are using in the operating room to help facilitate certain procedures. In this video from The Doctors TV Show one surgeon discusses how this technology has […]

Is Bigger Really Better when it Comes to Plastic Surgery?

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Image Source: Flickr/Creative Commons For a number of years, the trend in plastic surgery was toward “going big”. Patients who chose plastic surgery wanted bigger breasts, larger lips and more prominent buttocks; however, that seems to be changing as of late. More people these days are concerned with making subtle changes that improve their appearance […]

How to Take Care of your Face During Winter

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Your skin is prone to dryness and chafing during the winter months, and adjusting your skin care regimen could be necessary in winter in order to keep it healthy. Here are some winter skin care tips anyone can use to help theirs remain softer and more beautiful. Moisturize Often Indoor heating systems all tend to […]

An Anti-Aging Drink? – Skinade Drinking Product

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Image Source: People are constantly looking for new ways to help them reverse the aging process. As such, it’s no surprise that one product that is taking the market by storm is Skinade. This anti-aging drink can not only help your skin look better, but it is also nutritious and tastes great. If you’re […]

Popular Procedures Over 50 – It’s About Feeling Great!

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Image Source: Creative Commons/Flickr Women who reach the golden age of 50 often notice that their overall appearance begins to deteriorate a little from around this time. Although it is often thought that people in this age category simply have to learn to live with the changes, this is by no means the case. In […]

How to Pick the Right Plastic Surgeon

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You should approach any kind of surgery carefully, but with plastic surgery you need to make extra sure that you trust your surgeon and medical team. Choosing the wrong plastic surgeon for you can leave you with a lot of medical bills for results that you are not happy with. Making sure that you will […]

Welcoming Dr. Jacob Tower to The Spiegel Center!