A "reverse liposuction" approach replacing breast implants with the patient’s own fat cells may provide a new alternative for some women undergoing explantation, according to a case study in the December issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
How long do facelift results last? New research shows that more than 5 years after facelift surgery, there is no significant objective or subjective sign of continued aging or "relapse" in any area except for the neck.
Stress and medical conditions increase women’s risk of hair loss, according to a new study.
About 70% of women will undergo a double mastectomy following a breast cancer diagnosis despite a very low risk of developing cancer in the unaffected breast, a new study suggests.
W. Grant Stevens, MD, discusses how he would treat St. Nick
A new review article suggests that a high level of evidence supports the use of many dermal fillers on the market today including hyaluronic acid- based fillers. The study appears in the <i>Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. </i>
Music therapy can help patients before, during, and after surgery, and may reduce pain and recovery time, researchers report in <i>Southern Medical Journal.</i>
There’s much ado about designer vaginas these days in <i>Plastic Surgery Practice,</i> and now a new study suggests that there is a lack of accurate information on these procedures on the Web.
Allergan has acquired the SkinMedica skin care business for $350 million.
Travelling outside of the US for cosmetic surgery may be less expensive, but is it worth risking your life?