Posts Tagged ‘board certified plastic surgeon in west palm beach’

South Korea’s Plastic Surgery Culture: Cracking Down on Ads

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

South Korea has maintained a firm grasp on its top spot as the plastic surgery capital of the world for some time; however, as the procedures grow increasingly more bizarre and the marketing becomes more and more aggressive and invasive, people are taking a closer look at just how much they’re allowing the industry to [...]

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Mini-Liposuction: When Diet & Exercise Aren’t Enough

Friday, January 10th, 2014

New Year’s resolutioners taking up precious time on your favorite elliptical? While studies show that those with a goal of losing weight give up after about 38 days, the success stories tend not to make the news. Whether you’ve been committed to a four-days-a-week workout routine for years, or are beginning to see trouble spots, [...]

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Working Women Seeking Less Invasive Cosmetic Procedures

Monday, August 26th, 2013

There’s an emerging trend in plastic surgery centered around working women in their 40s and 50s – instead of asking their surgeon to turn back the hands of time, older women in the workforce simply want to look more refreshed, not erase their wrinkles entirely. Instead of going under the knife, more and more women [...]

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Japan’s New Bizarre Beauty Treatments & Plastic Surgery Procedures

Friday, July 19th, 2013

The plastic surgery obsession in Korea has been well documented, but another Asian country is emerging with several interesting new procedures. It’s always fascinating to see what other cultures value in terms of beauty, and when doctors come up with new procedures to offer patients looking to achieve their personal physical ideal, we’re endlessly intrigued. [...]

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Celebrity Plastic Surgery: Who Is Most Requested by Patients?

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Last November, Celebuzz and infographicworld.com partnered to illustrate the public’s most requested celebrity body parts to plastic surgeons. We get our very fair share of celebrity face and body part requests, so it is always interesting to learn which are the most popular. Keep reading to find out whether you know which celeb requests surgeons [...]

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ASAPS Releases 2012 Plastic Surgery Statistics Report

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Each year, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) releases its annual plastic surgery statistics for the previous year. For 2012, we found breast augmentation reclaiming its number one spot as the leading surgical procedure in the US (it took second place in 2011). There were 330,631 breast augmentations performed in 2012, followed by liposuction [...]

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Arm Lifts on the Rise

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Upper arm lift surgeries are skyrocketing. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) estimated that 15,457 upper arm lifts were performed in 2012, up 4,473 percent from 2000 and 3 percent from 2011. But why the seemingly sudden increase? One reason cited by several sources is that people who lost a considerable amount of weight, [...]

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