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American Society of Plastic Surgeons

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  • Plastic surgery group cites Michele Obama in procedure's growth

    Plastic surgery group cites Michele Obama in procedure's growth
    The U.S. plastic surgery industry, which performed $11 billion worth of cosmetic procedures last year, issued a report Monday that highlights a growing trend: operations to get arms like first lady Michelle Obama's. The American Society of Plastic...
  • Express beauty service: Sure, it's fast, but are the results long-lasting and cost-effective?

    Express beauty service: Sure, it's fast, but are the results long-lasting and cost-effective?
    Blow-out salons, lash bars, hair conditioning studios and makeup lounges that offer express takes on a single beauty service are popping up all over the city. One of the latest — and arguably most novel —concepts in the pamper-and-go...
  • With cosmetic treatments, more men enlist in battle of the bulges

    With cosmetic treatments, more men enlist in battle of the bulges
    A slew of nonsurgical body contouring treatments promising to zap inches on your lunch hour has taken off recently, ushering a flood of new patients — many of them men — into doctors' offices. However not all of these treatments, touted on...
  • 'Mommy makeover' trend in plastic surgery comes to Baltimore

    'Mommy makeover' trend in plastic surgery comes to Baltimore
    With each cute baby Crystal Neilson delivered, she found her body more unattractive. Her breasts sagged a little more. The skin on her stomach stretched out like a deflated balloon. “There was stuff falling out all over the place,” said...
  • Woman Left With 'Uniboob' After Botched Plastic Surgery [PHOTOS]

    Woman Left With 'Uniboob' After Botched Plastic Surgery [PHOTOS]
    A Los Angeles woman is living a nightmare after being disfigured by an unlicensed plastic surgeon, and she is speaking out so other women don't fall prey. Dinora Rodriguez, of Los Angeles, woke up after a surgery to replace leaking breast implants to...
  • Health officials alarmed over silicone injections for fuller buttocks

    Some women who want rounder, fuller buttocks are turning to a dangerous cosmetic procedure: illegal injections of silicone offered by people who lack medical training and may buy their supplies in home improvement stores. The trend — which has...
  • Dr. Arthur Perry

    Dr. Arthur Perry
    Arthur W. Perry, MD, FACS is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc. This is the single most important qualification in choosing a plastic surgeon.   Dr. Perry graduated from Rutgers College magna cum laude with high distinction in...
  • Plastic Surgery & Men: A Little 'Brotox' now no Big Deal

    Plastic Surgery & Men: A Little 'Brotox' now no Big Deal
    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...
  • Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley

    Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley
    Covington based plastic surgeon, Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley, offers a personal approach to patient care. There are so many things to consider when making a decision as personal and permanent as getting plastic surgery. We understand the impact a particular...
  • Quick shot replacing nip, tuck

    Quick shot replacing nip, tuck
    Demand for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures showed a three-digit increase over the last decade, with Botox leading the way for those seeking to look younger or better. As of last month, would-be patients can consider a new product that uses their...
  • Cost, longevity and recovery for replacement body parts

    Cost, longevity and recovery for replacement body parts
    Ever wonder how long that artificial finger joint will last? Or how about that cheek implant? What's the recovery time from surgery for a new elbow? What's the hospital bill going to look like if you get a new hip? Such questions frequently come up, as...