Is It Safe to Buy Cosmetic Procedures from Group Sale Sites?

Everyone loves a good deal – that’s why group sales sites like Groupon and Living Social have become so popular, and rightfully so. With deals on everything from pet supplies and travel to restaurants and diamonds, you can find a deal on almost anything. Group sales coupons work like this: A business makes an agreement with the site to sell … Read More

Brazilian Butt-Lift Procedure Deemed ‘Most Deadly’

You may not know what a gluteal fat-grafting procedure is, but chances are you’ve heard of it by its common name: the Brazilian Butt-Lift. The Brazilian Butt-Lift procedure suctions fat from one area of the body (say your stomach, back or thighs) and deposits it back into your buttocks, making them fuller. The good news is that the Brazilian Butt-Lift … Read More

Katie Couric Causes a Ruckus with Anti-Snapchat Dysmorphia Selfie

The August issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) discussed a trendy new problem facing American young adults: It’s called Snapchat dysmorphia, and it’s causing a lot of harm to the self-esteem of those affected. “Snapchat dysmorphia is the feeling that a person needs to look more like their filtered photograph, like the ones on Snapchat,” says … Read More

Plastic Surgery Trend Could Have Painful Consequences

When you hear the words “tongue splitting,” chances are you don’t think whatever-it-means sounds very comfortable. Unfortunately, that’s because it’s not. Tongue splitting is the act of surgically splitting the tongue up the middle to make a human tongue look more like lizard’s forked tongue. But while it can be argued that most surgical procedures come with at least some … Read More