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Plastic Surgery

MyFreeImplants: Stretching the Limits of Social Media

A website founded in 2005 has one goal: give women breast implants…for free. It may seem impossible, but as always, the devil is in the details. The website itself, which is aptly titled MyFreeImplants.com, doesn’t simply give money to women who want implants–that would be impossible–but rather describe themselves as “a social networking website that … Continue reading »

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Lunch Hour Facelift: Is it worth it?

There have been a lot of surgeons and medical spas advertising “lunch hour” face lifts. Rather than invest time, and quite a bit of money, into a surgical procedure to restore the youth of your face, a combination of injectables could do the trick. It’s the newest, most quick way to get the look you’ve … Continue reading »

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Social Media and Plastic Surgery

As if looking good for your ten-year high school reunion wasn’t stressful enough, now your former classmates can check up on you anytime through social media sites such as Facebook. In turn, as more and more individuals are logging on to the popular social media network sites, numbers of patients requesting elective cosmetic surgery are … Continue reading »

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Are You a Good Candidate for Liposuction Surgery?

Liposuction, the surgical process of removing unwanted pounds from your thighs, back, or stomach, routinely ranks as one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of these procedures occur every year. It’s a tempting procedure, but the question remains: Are you a good candidate? First and foremost, candidates should … Continue reading »

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Am I Good Candidate for Liposuction?

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, liposuction surgery was the third most popular cosmetic procedure in the United States in 2011. Liposuction surgery, also known as fat modeling, is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat from areas that are difficult to target by dieting and exercise. As we age, our ability to … Continue reading »

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New 3D Breast Augmentation App For Smartphones

This is an age where there is so much technology at our fingertips and so much information we can glean from the Internet. To help women make informed choices about breast augmentation using the incredible technology we carry in our purses and pockets, New Orleans plastic surgeon Dr. Elizabeth Kinsley has put the power of … Continue reading »

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What does a Breast Augmentation Cost?

As you are considering breast augmentation surgery, you may be trying to plan your decision based on how much it will set you back financially. Can you afford it right now? Can you finance it? How much is it really going to cost? It’s easy enough to look on the Internet for the answers to … Continue reading »

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Recovery from Mommy Makeover

Congratulations! You finally decided to spoil yourself and give yourself a treat at the plastic surgeon’s office in order to help you feel like you again. As a new (or old) mom that is used to spending all of her time taking care of other people, it is wonderful of you to prioritize your own … Continue reading »

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Breast Augmentation — All About the Cup Size, Right? Wrong!

Many women (and probably most men) believe that breast augmentation surgery is only successful if you can increase your cup size as much as possible. Go big or go home, right? What is the point of having the surgery if you’re not going for dramatic results? And don’t you get more of your money’s worth … Continue reading »

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Increase in Cosmetic Surgery Again in 2011

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has recently released their 2011 statistics and the rate of plastic surgery procedures is on rise for the second year in a row and up 5% from 2010. It appears that consumer confidence is up but other factors such as new advancements in the medical field and public opinion … Continue reading »

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