Denise Richards Regrets Having Plastic Surgery

Denise Richards Regrets Plastic SurgeryActress Denise Richards recently revealed that she regrets having breast implants when she was 19. She is currently trying to teach her own daughters how to appreciate their bodies and develop a healthy body image, and feels that her own plastic surgery doesn’t necessarily serve as an example.

Still, she believes that whatever makes a person feel good about themselves is acceptable. However, she wishes that she hadn’t undergone such an extensive surgery at such an early age.

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Richards recently told iVillage that she’s very careful about how she portrays the concept of a healthy body image with her daughters. She writes, “When I exercise I never say I work out to stay thin – I always use the words healthy and strong. I don’t obsess about wearing makeup when I leave the house or looking a certain way. I often look frumpy in paparazzi shots because I may just throw myself together going to the park and soccer games.”

Richards had breast implants when she was just 19 years old and says that she wishes she had been more confident with her body to not have to undergo surgery. The surgeon she worked with ended up putting in much bigger implants than she had requested, and Richards admits that she didn’t take the time to research a doctor. She says that anyone undergoing surgery or thinking about a procedure should take some time to learn about their doctor. She says you, “have to be your advocate for your own body and ask 100 questions.”

She wants her own daughters to embrace a healthy body image and have more confidence than she did when she was a teenager and young woman in her 20s. She believes that, “Being confident is one of the sexiest qualities a woman can exude.”

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Further Reading

  • Motivated by his wife and kids, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who once called himself “the healthiest fat guy you’ve ever seen”, disclosed Tuesday he secretly underwent Gastric Banding (Lap Band Surgery) on February 16, 2013, performed by Dr. George Fielding, head of NYU Medical Center’s Weight Management Program.

  • The Kardashian sisters are no stranger to cosmetic surgery and it is no surprise that brother Rob has been influenced. Radar Online reported an insider of the National Enquirer quoted, “Rob was complaining about his face drooping and that he’s starting to look old”. It seems his sister Kim was the push and shove he needed. “Kim told him to stop whining and put his money where his mouth is. She turned him on to her trusted plastic surgeon and convinced him to go for a Botox treatment. Rob was all for it and made an appointment right away."

  • has recently released a fantastic plastic surgery cost infographic for both men and women. Why do people shell out so much money for plastic surgery? Well the answer obviously is to look better and feel wonderful about themselves. In addition, as I have written before, it is becoming the rising trend for job seekers as the job market becomes more and more competitive.