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Our Resource articles go in-depth on topics and are often written by the doctors themselves. These are the articles that most resonated with you in 2014.

Holly Madison, one of Playboy's Girls Next Door, has always been in the public eye for her body. In 2009, she admited to having her nose altered and her breasts augmented. Today, she is still looking good and a public figure. Could her enhancements have boosted her career?

Fat transfers are a new option in the world of plastic surgery that has gained the attention of both industry experts and potential patients. There are success stories of transferring a patients own fat cells from the thigh or another area where there are an abundance of these cells to the face, breast, buttocks, or other remote area.

Beauty is, for certain, in the eye of the beholder, but how does the background change that view? Plastic surgery is becoming more and more prevalent across the United States. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery recently put out some stats about the popularity of procedures by state. Lets take a look at a few different procedures and see where they are most popular.

After saying yes, future brides are announcing their engagement increasingly through social media posting wedding ring selfies with Instagram tags such as #wereengaged, #saidyes, and #putaringonit.

I want to look like Jennifer Lawrence is what Kitty told her plastic surgeon before spending $25,000 to make it happen.

Lawrence, of course, is the Academy Award winning movie star from American Hustle as well as the heroine in The Hunger Games. Kitty is a 30-year-old married Texas dog trainer who reportedly had liposuction, breast augmentation, fat grafts, and rhinoplasty to look like the movie star.

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

When ‘The Hills’ reality star Heidi Montag had breast reduction surgery this fall after citing health problems as one of the main reasons, we wondered how common this was and asked some of our LocateADoc.com doctors.

After having discovered she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer, Angelina Jolie underwent a preventive double mastectomy to reduce her chances of breast cancer.

Hoping other women will find encouragement in her story, an article published in the opinion section of Tuesdays New York Times Jolie discusses her decision was due to her mother, Marcheline Bertrand’s long fight against cancer, who passed away in 2007 at the age of 56.

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.

Dr. Niccole reports, “Many of the patients requesting breast augmentation, breast lift or liposuction explain to me that they need to have surgery before summer weddings, beach parties and vacations begin. Unfortunately, if they don’t plan far enough in advance, they panic when they find it difficult to fit surgery into their schedule between work, family obligations and summer activities.”

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