Cosmetic Surgery

healthcare, medical and plastic surgery concept - plastic surgeo The Plastic Surgery Alternative - Cosmetic and plastic surgery are some of the most popular elective surgeries today. While many people choose surgery to improve their appearance, an increasing number of patients are choosing to look younger with the assistance of cosmetic treatments, many of which are non-invasive and involve no surgery. The success of these non-invasive cosmetic procedures is creating a strong demand for alternatives to plastic surgery.
psychological test Psychological Tests to Take Before Cosmetic Surgery - Cosmetic surgery is one of the fastest growing type of procedures in the USA, with more than 10,000,000 people undergoing some kind of cosmetic procedure, surgical or otherwise, every single year. Many years ago, it was possible for anybody to elect to have cosmetic surgery without any real testing, medical or otherwise carried out beforehand. That has changed and now, in addition to medical tests, a doctor may ask for a psychological test before allowing a person to have a cosmetic surgery procedure, in order to make sure that the patient is psychologically fit. A patient who has been told by his or her doctor to take a psychological evaluation Read more...
Affordable Plastic Surgery in Mexico, Mexicali Plastic Surgery - Affordable Plastic Surgery in Mexico When we think of Mexico, we conjure up images of wonderful landscapes, ancient architecture, picturesque beaches and, of course, that delightful cuisine, all of which are synonymous with this vibrant country. Now, Mexico is becoming famous for a new and developing service that is helping to boost both the local and national economy: medical tourism. Mexico’s well developed health system, and its affordable medical services and treatments have become popular with citizens throughout the Americas, particularly those from the United States and Canada. Today, there are a number of medical centers and clinics, both public and private that offer services and treatments to these medical Read more...
UpperArmift_391x269 Call to Bare Arms: Upper Arm Surgery Soars - The plastic surgery procedure that saw the biggest uptick between the years 2000 and 2012 was the upper arm lift, according to a new report. In 2012, more than 15,000 upper arm lifts were performed in the United States, up from 300 in 2000, according to the report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. The cost of an arm lift generally runs between $6,000 and $8,000, in the United States.The rising number of people losing weight may have contributed to the increase of arm lifts. Once a person loses a significant amount of weight, they are left with a large amount of skin in their belly region as well Read more...
Abdomen_391x269 Better, safer tummy tucks and liposuction - Today, both procedures can be done together saving both recovery time and money. Tummy tucks (medically known as abdominoplasty) and liposuctions are two procedures that are well known to people with weight issues. Modern advances in surgical techniques have made these procedures faster, less expensive and most importantly safer. Many plastic surgeons are thrilled about new techniques that allows both procedures to be done simultaneously and without the need of bothersome drains for the patient.  These new techniques translate into a safer procedure and a shorter recovery times. Until recently, liposuction and tummy tucks were done as two separate procedures.  Done as two separate procedures, it was both more costly for the Read more...
EyeSurgery_391x269 Contemplating eyelid surgery? - Eyelid surgery is more properly known as blepharoplasty with upper or lower referring to the area of the eye that will be treated. An upper blepharoplasty can improve the appearance of your eyes by making them “open up” giving them a bigger and brighter appearance. Many people, and not just women, complain of having “tired eyes” as they get older. This is often due to sagging and loss of elasticity of the skin around the eyes.   Blepharoplasty can rejuvenate this tired-eye appearance, but you must have realistic expectations.You can’t go into the doctor’s office think that when they are done that you will now be looking like Miss America. Read more...
CosmeticProce_391x269 The Most Popular Cosmetic Procedures - Some of the most popular cosmetic procedures are lipoplasty (liposuction), blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), breast implants, Rhinoplasty (nose jobs), facelifts, and Botox injections. Commonly called liposuction or body sculpting, is a procedure done to remove pockets of fat, such as ‘love handles’ or ‘saddle bags’ that develop with age and that are difficult to remove via diet and exercise. A surgeon simply makes a small incision in the target area then suctions out the fat. After the procedure, it is typical to have swelling, bruising, and some numbness in the treated area. Most patients feel well enough to return to work after a  few days, though this can vary depending on Read more...
Breast Implants DID YOU KNOW? TRIVIA FACTS ABOUT BREASTS - While a cosmetic surgeon must have an in-depth understanding of anatomy and physiology to do surgery on breasts, many interesting facts about breasts aren’t required in the operating room.   Here are a few interesting facts about breasts that might provide some perspective for women.   In the U.S., there are an estimated 319 million female breasts.  The humans female is the only animal on the planet whose breasts are permanently enlarged and they come in many different shapes and sizes.. Most women have one breast larger than the other.  Though this difference is most often minimal, for some women the asymmetry can be an issue with bras and other Read more...
Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery - Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery: World-class cosmetic surgeons offer a wide range of beauty enhancement services, including breast augmentation, liposuction, liposculpture, tummy tucks, mommy makeovers, facial rejuvenation, Botox®, facelifts and so much more. Breast Augmentation Surgery Breast augmentation surgery is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgical procedures for medical travelers. This surgery (also known as implant surgery) involves the placement of an implant under the breast tissue or muscle and/or reshaping of the natural tissue is done to enhance the size and shape of the breast. Breast Reduction Surgery Breast Reduction Surgery is a procedure that reduces the size of the breasts and often includes repositioning it on the Read more...