Monthly Archives: March 2010

  • Maintaining Weight After Weight Loss Surgery


    March 16, 2010

    Weight loss surgery continues to help obese patients lose more weight. It also helps reduce the health problems linked with obesity, such as diabetes and sleep apnea. While weight loss surgery can be the answer to your excess weight and health risks, it is essential to follow weight management guidelines …

  • How to Get Luscious Lips


    March 2, 2010

    Your smile says a lot about your personality. While some of us have naturally full, beautiful lips, it is common to experience loss of fat and muscle in our lips as we get older. With age, the corners of the mouth begin to droop and the area above the lip …

  • Self-Reflecting Before Surgery


    March 2, 2010

    Having cosmetic surgery is an important decision that requires careful consideration. Reflecting on your need for cosmetic surgery can help you achieve a safe, successful and beneficial surgical experience. Reflect on your expectations and ask yourself why you are considering the procedure(s). Ask yourself if you want it for self-improvement …

  • Blogging – Another Tool for Learning


    March 2, 2010

    To help consumers make an informed decision, 1800mySurgeon has put together valuable articles, patient stories, before and after photos, procedures in 3-D, virtual makeover tools and more. We offer the necessary resources for patients to research and learn more about their surgeon’s board records, credentials, experience and specialties. The most …

  • Cosmetic Surgery for Men Vs. Women


    March 2, 2010

    Men and women have different motivations for cosmetic surgery. According to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFRS), women are more concerned about looking younger and are influenced more by their spouses or friends than men. Men choose cosmetic surgery for work-related reasons and competitiveness more often …