Archive for September, 2015

Boomer Plastic Surgery Treatments: Why an Aging Generation Seeks the Fountain of Youth

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“Baby boomers” are individuals born during the post-war years between 1946 and 1964, when conception and delivery rates were at an all-time high. Over the next 20 years, some 76 million baby boomers will reach the age of 65. It comes as no surprise that baby boomer plastic surgery is on the rise. By the […]

Botox Is Now a Treatment Option for Grinding Your Teeth

Woman's teeth

Botox, or botulinum toxin, has made its way into many different facets of the healthcare industry over the last several years. Although most people recognize it as an anti-aging treatment designed to relax muscles in the face and reduce the appearance of even significant wrinkles, doctors and researchers continue to discover brand new ways to […]

Why You Should Be Careful when Traveling Abroad for Plastic Surgery

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Millions of people in the United States travel abroad for plastic surgery every year. In fact, it has become so popular that people dub it a “surgical vacation”. However, plastic surgery is no vacation in any country, and if you travel abroad to save money, you may just pay the price in other ways. Here […]

Korean Plastic Surgery – A New Booming Industry

According to a popular Korean newspaper, the Korea Herald, 20% of all Korean women have had at least one plastic surgery. Many of those women claim they had the surgery in order to improve their chances of getting a job. The unemployment rate is high there, with over 400,000 young Koreans without a job. They […]

How to Spot an Unqualified Plastic Surgeon

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Plastic surgery is one of the fastest growing medical fields, which means that more and more doctors are cashing in on this trend. Even so, not all physicians are qualified to perform plastic surgery, which means you should go the extra mile to ensure your doctor is qualified. Board Certification After their residency, some doctors […]

Misconceptions of Botox®

Shocked woman getting injectables

Botox® is one of the most popular cosmetic treatments available on the market today. Despite its popularity, a good number of people avoid getting Botox® because they believe one of the many myths about it. Here are some of the most common myths about Botox® debunked. #1. Botox® is dangerous Many people believe Botox® is […]

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