If you’re a smoker and have had surgery in the past without complications, consider yourself lucky. Tobacco smokers are at a much higher risk than non-smokers for complications that include impaired heart and lung functions, infections, and delayed wound healing. And if you think that you don’t need to worry about that for plastic surgery,
There’s beauty in aging. But that doesn’t mean you have to giggle about your laugh lines or give a celebratory caw for those crow’s feet. If you’re troubled by the increasing number of wrinkles showing up seemingly every time you glance in the mirror, then you may want to consider Botox. You might say, “But
Are you incredibly careful about what you put on your skin? Perhaps you buy the richest lotions and diligently apply sunscreen each day. What you put on your skin is certainly important. But have you considered that what you put IN your body is just as important as what you’re putting ON your body. As
People get plastic surgery for many reasons. Of course, we’ve addressed important health reasons such as easing respiration, improving vision, and restoring balance. As such, there are those that believe plastic surgery is “fine” for those reasons, but pass judgment on those who want to look younger. The reality is, looking younger isn’t just vanity.
(Not-so) reality TV has given plastic surgery a bad rap. Too much programming focuses on eccentric, shallow people seeking out plastic surgery for all the wrong reasons. This is unfortunate because the vast majority of plastic surgeons are doing a lot of good for their patients. After all, there are truly legitimate reasons for getting
The appearance of the neck is one of the biggest indicators of age. So it’s no wonder that so many folks over a certain age favor the turtle neck or deem the scarf a necessary fashion accessory. It doesn’t have to be that way though. Depending on what issue you have with the appearance of
You exercise and you eat well. You’re active and you’re healthy. Yet, you’re stuck with areas of stubborn fat or sagging skin that just won’t go away, no matter how hard you try. You’re not alone. But you’re also not without help. With a surgical body contouring procedure, you can eliminate excess fat, as well
Are you sick of the cold weather and have a constant eye out for the spring? Whether you hate, love, or merely tolerate the cold, there is something to be said about opting to have plastic surgery in the winter. In fact, once you consider the many advantages, you may start wishing for winter. 1.
Sagging skin under the arms can be embarrassing. It can also be terribly discouraging if you’re going to great lengths to remove it through diet and exercise and getting no results. Ironically, rapid weight loss can be a cause of sagging skin on the arms. But it can also be a result of aging
We frequently hear about the negative impact of stress on the heart, brain, stomach, and other organs. But what about the biggest organ – your skin? Given the negative repercussions of stress throughout the rest of the body, it makes perfect sense that stress affects your skin too. It’s all the result of