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Dec
19
2013

AAFPRS Names Second Most Popular Cosmetic Surgical Procedure in 2012

AAFPRS Names Second Most Popular Cosmetic Surgical Procedure in 2012

According to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), blepharoplasty was the second-most popular cosmetic surgical procedure performed in 2012.

Dec
17
2013

Laser Therapy: Highly Effective for Excessive Scars from Abnormal Wound Healing

Laser Therapy: Highly Effective for Excessive Scars from Abnormal Wound Healing

Current laser therapy approaches are effective for treating excessive scars resulting from abnormal wound healing, concludes a special topic paper in the December issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dec
09
2013

Cosmetic Surgery on the Rise Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Cosmetic Surgery on the Rise Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Caucasian females still make up the majority of patients seeking cosmetic surgery procedures, yet the proportion of racial and ethnic minorities opting for surgical enhancements is increasing.

Nov
27
2013

Giving the Gift of Facial Plastic Surgery Identified as Top Trend

Giving the Gift of Facial Plastic Surgery Identified as Top Trend

Giving the gift of facial plastic surgery was identified as one of the top trends in 2012 in a survey by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS).

Nov
12
2013

Fifty is the New 30

Fifty is the New 30

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) conducted a survey of approximately 500 women between the ages of 45–60 to find out what they think about the changing face of 50.

Oct
18
2013

Study: Increasing Numbers of Lawsuits Against Non-Physicians Performing Laser Surgery

Study: Increasing Numbers of Lawsuits Against Non-Physicians Performing Laser Surgery

A new study showing increasing numbers of lawsuits being filed against non-physicians performing laser surgery has important implications for patient safety.

Oct
16
2013

Age Plays Important Role in Determining Cosmetic Procedures Plan

Age Plays Important Role in Determining Cosmetic Procedures Plan

Patient age is an important consideration when determining which procedures will create a youthful appearance.

Oct
11
2013

New Laser Treatments for Stretch Marks

New Laser Treatments for Stretch Marks

Dermatology specialist Joshua Fox, MD, offers tips for understanding the new laser treatments for stretch marks

Oct
10
2013

FDA Approves Botox to Address Appearance of Crow's Feet Lines

FDA Approves Botox to Address Appearance of Crow's Feet Lines

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a new use for Botox for the temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe lateral canthal lines in adults.

Oct
08
2013

JAMA Dermatology Addresses Prejuvenation

JAMA Dermatology Addresses Prejuvenation

JAMA Dermatology, states that it is “rarely too early” to start the “conservative and thoughtful use of neuromodulators, fillers and noninvasive energy-based treatments.”