​What Is The Aeroform Tissue Expander?

Breast reconstruction surgery often requires the expansion of the breast muscle and skin using a medical device called a tissue expander. The expander resides in the chest cavity of the patient and is used to expand and stretch the skin and muscle to make enough room for an implant. In order to stretch the skin […]

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​What To Look For in a Non-Surgical Doctor

A 19-year-old woman in Toronto Canada was recently accused of performing plastic surgery in her basement – despite not having a medical license. She was found out when one of her “patients” developed serious complications that required the services of a board-certified plastic surgeon to correct. It’s unfortunate, but there are thousands of non-medical, unlicensed […]

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​Facelift vs. Mini Facelift

Facelifts have been the go-to plastic surgery procedure for people who feel that they look older than they should. More recently, a procedure called a “mini facelift” has become very popular amongst those looking to lessen the signs of aging on their faces. A mini facelift is just as it sounds: less work is done […]

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What is a Labiaplasty? Why Might it Be Necessary?

Over the years Labiaplasty has exploded in popularity amongst women of all ages. The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) reported that labiaplasty procedures in the US have increased 45% in 2015-2016. The size, shape, and color of the labia widely differs amongst women. It can change due to childbirth, aging or congenital defects. What once […]

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​How Beauty Pageants Can Affect Self Esteem

Beauty pageants have been around for a long time. They take place in anywhere from small midwestern towns to major metropolitan cities. Their purpose is to find, and crown, the most beautiful girl in the competition. Women of all ages participate in these events which judge them on beauty, talent, and sometimes intelligence. The girls […]

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