Australian Woman Suffers Dangerous Infection After Overseas Surgery

When 48-year-old Lee Cameron decided to get an elective breast augmentation, she had a bit of sticker shock at her local Melbourne, Australia, plastic surgeon’s office when she was quoted $27,000 for the procedure. So, Cameron did what many men and women have begun doing around the globe: She booked her surgery with a foreign doctor as part of the … Read More

ASPS Encourages Americans to Get a Regular Plastic Surgeon

If you’re like most people, chances are you have a physician, a dentist and maybe an optometrist. But one specialist that many people may not have in their medical arsenal is a plastic surgeon – and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons would like to change that. The largest and foremost plastic surgery society in the world, the ASPS provides … Read More

Lunchtime Plastic Surgery Procedures Losing Their Luster

America is a busy country. With the average full-time employee reportedly clocking an average of 47 work hours a week, it’s no wonder that “lunchtime” plastic surgery procedures like Botox, Kybella and Coolsculpting have become so popular in recent years. After all, what could be better than getting a little pick-me-up and then picking up at work where you left … Read More

What’s Really Behind This New Designer Trend?

When the hit reality TV show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” debuted in 2007 on the E! Network, few could have predicted what the show would do for the careers – and popularity – of its stars. That popularity is no more apparent than with model Kendall Jenner. Though she was only 12 years old at the time of the … Read More

The Benefits of Subfascial Breast Implant Placement

When it comes to breast implants, there’s no such thing as one size fits all. Implants come in many different shapes, sizes and even materials – all of which can create a completely different look and feel for your breast augmentation. Another factor that will affect how your implants look and feel is the placement of the implant itself. There … Read More