Monthly Archives: September 2010

  • Two New Procedures Get a Handle on Love Handles


    September 16, 2010

    Are you interested in a non-surgical way to make fat cells collapse? We have good news for you! Two new, non-invasive and affordable body contouring procedures were recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Neither procedure requires incisions or anesthesia, and cost significantly less than liposuction. Let’s be …

  • All About Weight Loss Surgery


    September 1, 2010

    Weight loss surgery is a great way to treat obesity and transform your look. Because there are several weight loss options available to men and women, speaking to a weight loss surgeon can help you learn more about a particular weight loss procedure and get answers to any questions you …

  • Am I a Good Candidate for Tummy Tuck?


    September 1, 2010

    Tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, is performed to achieve a smoother, flatter looking tummy. Diet and exercise often result in a soft abdominal area, which is why many people find that having their abdominal muscles tightened is one benefit that tummy tuck surgery offers. However, patients should carefully consider the following. …

  • Ethnicity and Plastic Surgery


    September 1, 2010

    As more African-Americans, Asian-Americans, Hispanics and other ethnic groups are going under the knife, plastic surgeons are trying to preserve beauty and ethnic identity. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), 34% of all cosmetic plastic surgery procedures performed in 2009 were on Hispanic, African-American and Asian-American patients. …

  • Finding an Experienced Plastic Surgeon


    September 1, 2010

    Cosmetic surgery can help improve the overall quality of your life and boost your self-esteem. Selecting a qualified cosmetic surgeon to help you through this life-changing process can be confusing and overwhelming, especially if there seems to be an endless list of practicing surgeons in your area. Finding an experienced …