| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Steve Chapman's riff today on tattoos -- They're ugly, a form of self-mutilation masquerading as self-expression. As a way of showing your edgy, noncomformist personality, getting inked always seemed to me about as sensible as lopping off an ear. --...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
From our South Florida Sun-Sentinel colleague Bob LaMendola The deaths of four South Florida mothers in their 30s during liposuction procedures helped spark legislation to make the beauty procedure safer, officials said Monday. A bill advancing in...
| Feb 11, 2011
A fourth Southern California patient has died following Lap-Band weight-loss surgery at a clinic connected to the pervasive 1-800-GET-THIN advertising campaign, according to a lawsuit filed by the patient's husband.
Laura Faitro of Simi Valley died...
| Oct 10, 2011
Outpatient surgery centers in California that perform Lap-Band operations and other procedures will face new scrutiny under a law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
The legislation requires private accrediting firms to inspect outpatient centers at least once...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 2:48 PM
A woman accused of stealing the identity of a 94-year-old woman to finance a "tummy tuck" was sentenced to 8 years in prison today after pleading guilty to aggravated identity theft at a Skokie courthouse.
Ayondela Moore, 35, of the 8300 block of South...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Houston knows about plastic surgery! They invented the breast implant here in silicone city! Think of all the highly accepted things women do to look better. Botox, boob jobs, chemical peels and lipo!
Well guess what, now men are doing it too!
| Jun 24, 2011
Chuck Bennington is one of those guys--who didn't want to be one of those guys--who let themselves go.
Chuck figured it was one of those pay me now or pay me a lot more--later moments.
"You don't work on the car until the engine is blown," Chuck...
| Jun 29, 2011
Lona Dion looked in the mirror one day and decided she wanted to look like she did a few years ago.
The former model knew she didn't want facial fillers, Botox or anything that she felt might make her look fake "At this point in my life," Lona said the...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 9:35 PM
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| Oct 28, 2010
| 5:46 PM
As Halloween nears, ghosts and ghouls get ready to spread bone-chilling fear. Witches and devils will soon roam the streets, causing mischief and haunting for treats. Skeletons and vampires again will rise to the smell of soul cakes and blood-red apple...
| Oct 28, 2010
It's so much easier to do than shaving or waxing, but laser hair removal doesn't come without dangers.
One local woman claims she went in for the treatment, which promises to get rid of unwanted hair, but came out with second and third degree burns....