The Top Five Plastic Surgery Procedures of 2011

With more than 1.5 million cosmetic surgery procedures performed in 2011 in the United States, plastic surgery is clearly trusted and embraced by many people. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the most popular procedures performed last year were: ∙ Breast augmentation (“augmentation mammaplasty”): 307,000 ∙ Nose reshaping (“rhinoplasty”): 244,000 ∙ Liposuction […]

The diverse uses of Botox

It seems that maintaining a youthful, relaxed appearance has become an accepted (and expected) part of most people’s lives in 2012.  Sayings such as “I’ve earned these lines” or “My crow’s feet give me character” are heard less and less.  On the other hand, with the advent of cell phones, email, and text messaging, it […]