Top 10 Most Popular Articles of 2013

Outside of our topical blog postings, has a Resource Area featuring articles researched by our medical writing staff under the guidance of's Medical Advisory Board. We researched back over 2013 and found the resource articles you made the most popular on No surprise since we are wired visually, our Infographics dominated the list.

Infographic: The Fresh Face of 2013 - Non-Surgical Options for a Brand New You!1. Infographic: The Fresh Face of 2013 - Non-Surgical Options for A Brand New You!

Your face is capable of producing over 5,000 facial expressions! With new advances in non-surgical procedures, you now have one more reason to smile. In 2011, 12.2 MILLION minimally invasive cosmetic procedures were performed in the US. 95% of these were performed on the face.




Infographic: Nourish Your Skin With Help From a Dermatologist - LocateADoc.com2. Infographic: Nourish Your Skin With Help From a Dermatologist

Looking for dermatology tips? Visit for a dermatologist's take on how to properly nourish your skin! This infographic shows the foods you should eat to help with your skin type and the vitamins you need to protect your skin from the sun, cold weather, and aging.




3. Zerona Laser Fat Removal without Surgery - Pros and Cons

When you want to get rid of excess body fat, diet and exercise may not be enough. Your genetic makeup dictates where you will accumulate and store a few extra ounces and pounds of body fat over your lifetime, and these deposits can become resistant to any type of diet or lifestyle changes. Liposuction and laser fat removal procedures offer a few options for getting rid of excess fat for good. The Zerona low-level laser is one of the first noninvasive fat removal procedures on the market and is still very popular today. Here’s a close look at the benefits and drawbacks of the Zerona laser.


Infographic: Mommy Makeover Cost, Facts, and Figures - LocateADoc.com4. Infographic: Mommy Makeover Cost, Facts, and Figures

Women are undergoing mommy makeovers to get their sexy pre-baby bodies back! Learn about cost and recovery time in's latest infographic.






Infographic: Shaping The Idea Of The Perfect Body - LocateADoc.com5. Infographic: Shaping The Idea Of The Perfect Body

Has our idea of the perfect body changed in 2012? Learn about the latest plastic and cosmetic surgery costs and trends with this infographic on






Infographic: Got Boobs? The Growth of the American Breast - LocateADo.com6. Infographic: Got Boobs? The Growth of the American Breast

Does size matter? Learn about the history of breast implants, it's influence on society, and your options with's latest Infographic.






Pros and Cons of SilkPeel Dermal Infusion - LocateADoc.com7. Pros and Cons of SilkPeel Dermal Infusion

If you’ve have undergone microdermabrasion treatments or had a deep chemical peel, you may be a good candidate for the SilkPeel Dermal Infusion treatment. This innovative exfoliation treatment is a step above the standard microdermabrasion procedure because it stimulates collagen production and also delivers any topical treatments deep into the skin’s layers. The result is healthy, strong and resilient looking skin that’s free of fine lines and light wrinkles. Here’s a close look at the benefits and drawbacks of the SilkPeel Dermal Infusion procedure.


How Does a Lift Happen in a Brazilian Butt Lift? -

8. How Does a Lift Happen in Brazilian Butt Lift?

The infamous question when patients are researching the brazilian butt lift procedure is how does the lift happen in the brazilian butt lift? Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Rodriguez, MD, LLC located in Baltimore, Maryland was happy to answer this question for us.



Six Foods That Improve Your Vision - LocateADoc.com9. Six Foods That Improve Your Vision

You may already be stocking up on carrots to keep your vision in great shape, but did you know there are dozens of other foods that can reduce your risk of vision loss? Poor eyesight is often associated with aging and genetics, but experts suggest that eyesight damage can be prevented with everyday foods. Adding a few leafy greens, dark chocolate and garlic to your daily plate are just a few ways to keep your eyes – and body – in good health.

If you’re concerned about vision loss and improving your eyesight, consider adding these six foods to your weekly menu.


10. Infographic: Plastic Fantastic - What We Pay To Go Under The Knife

Can you put a price on perfection? Read about cosmetic and plastic surgery cost, how much Americans spend and why in this infographic from

Further Reading

  • Many diabetics struggle with keeping their blood sugar levels under control to maintain a steady level of energy and prevent many diseases.  Now, researchers confirm that blood sugar also plays an important role in maintaining healthy eyes, and diabetics can reduce their risk of vision loss by making changes in their diet and lifestyle.

  • With bathing suit season right around the corner, plastic surgeons across the country are finding more women are booking up appointments for body contouring and breast augmentation procedures. Dr. Michael Niccole, founder and medical director of CosmetiCare Plastic Surgery Center and MedSpa in Newport Beach, and one of the “Top Plastic Surgeons in America”, reports that his appointment books are full, with a high demand for breast implants, skin tightening procedures and body contouring procedures to help women lose a few inches around the hips and thighs.

  • Women already head to plastic and cosmetic surgery centers in California for innovative procedures, and body lifts, breast implants and liposuction have become a popular choice for those who want to improve their bodies after pregnancy.