The FDA finally approved Xeomin specifically to treat the vertical frown lines which form between the eyebrows. Xeomin works much like Botox, it paralyzes wrinkles by blocking the signals from the nerves to the muscles. This product already had been use in a longtime for a medical condition that causes wrinkles in the neck muscles, a condition called cervical dystonia, but Xeomin had yet to be implemented for treating the frown lines.
With only 14 days left before we say goodbye to 2014, we thought it only timely to look back at this year's blog posts to find out which story created the most buzz.
Jennifer Lawrence, Vampire Facelift, Tom Cruise, and the most requested celebrity faces in Plastic Surgery made this list.
What else was destined to be most popular? Sep 2014 Cosmetic procedures are a booming industry in the United States, and women aren’t the only ones getting work done to aid a youthful and attractive appearance. Male plastic surgery has skyrocketed in popularity over recent years, and surgeons are adjusting to the trend by offering information and treatments that cater specifically to their male clients. Sep 2014
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Hollywood is seen as some as a bastion for plastic surgery. Television, movie, and music stars have to look great on camera, so some of the best surgeons in the world are based in California beautifying today's hottest celebrities. So, what are some of the most popular plastic surgery procedures amongst celebrities?
Megan Fox, actress from leading movies such as Transformers, is widely known for her stunning beauty. However, rumors have been surfacing of a suspected nose job, dermal fillers and lip injections. Placing photos of a younger Fox next to ones of this year do show changes, but Megan Fox isn't admitting to anything at the moment. One thing is for sure; dermal fillers and lip injections can definitely change your face without being glaring.
Kylie Jenner, the 16-year-old
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reality star, has been in the middle of a flurry of plastic surgery rumors lately. While she took to her Twitter account in April to address some of these rumors, stating, "these plastic surgery rumors hurt my feelings to be honest and are kinda insulting," it has done nothing to settle the rumor mill.
Have you looked in the mirror lately and noticed that time seems to be creeping up on you, though you can’t pinpoint where? Many of the most common and evident signs of aging can be traced to target areas in the forehead and brow region. Thus, many plastic surgeons may recommend brow lifts as one of the cosmetic facial procedures most likely to rejuvenate the main signs of aging in a patient. What does this procedure entail, and how can it lift some of the years off your face?
Who wants to undergo full surgery, complete with bandages and potentially painful recovery, when these days a quick visit to the doctor’s office can leave you with fuller lips, less wrinkles, or more supple skin? The popularity of minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures has been steadily increasing in recent years and is poised only to soar higher. Advances in technology have made these procedures more efficient and effective than ever while decreasing side effects and downtime, virtually guaranteeing that their demand will continue to rise.
Despite the amount of money you spend on changing your look, after the initial surgery, there's always a possibility for needing something tightened or touched up. Sadly, many plastic surgeries aren't meant to last forever. Their lifespan may not be as long as you think. Here are five of the most common plastic surgery repeats.