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Aug
15

Cosmetic Surgery Essentials - Average Costs for the 5 Most Popular Procedures

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When it comes to cosmetic procedures, patients inevitably have many questions as they consider their options. Potential patients wonder about things like what preparations they will need to make in advance, the types of side effects they might experience, and what the recovery period will be like. But the main thing on most people’s minds is the cost.

Aug
6

How Safe is a Neck Lift Procedure?

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If you have excess skin or fat around your neck, you may be considering getting neck lift surgery. Just like any other form of cosmetic surgery, this procedure has its fair share of benefits and risks. Before going forward with this or any other plastic surgery procedure, you should consult your doctor and inform yourself on every risk involved to find out whether or not you are an ideal candidate for the procedure.

Jul
24

New Plastic Surgery Trend Models Maleficent's Cheekbones

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Have you been dreaming of that fairytale makeover? Well, you’re not alone. The newest trend in plastic surgery inspiration may not be what you expect. Since the release of Disney’s “Maleficent,” the bewitching cheekbones of the black-robed title character, played by Angelina Jolie, have cast a spell over many women wishing to highlight their own facial contours.

Jul
10

The Popularity of Cosmetic Surgery is Growing with the Economy

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According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the number of cosmetic procedures performed in the United States in 2013 increased 12% over the previous year. This is a positive sign for an industry that, like most others, took a hit as a result of the recent economic recession, which started in 2008.

Jun
17

Engagement Ring Selfies Make Hand Lifts More Popular

Instagram engagement selfie from @3sth3r_817 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.
Jun
2013

Not Sure About Going Under the Knife? Try These Non-Invasive Cosmetic Procedures

Cosmetic Surgery: Thermage, Laser Peel, Resylane, Juvederm, Botox, Velashape Are you thinking about plastic surgery, but are just not quite sure if you want to take that step under the knife? There is good news for you inbetweeners‼ Non-Invasive cosmetic surgery is on the rise, which means you are not alone. Take a look at what some “inbetweener” celebs are saying.

Thermage, which tightens sagging skin with non-invasive radiofrequency energy, according to Real Self it has a 38 percent “Worth It” rating. Gwyneth Paltrow states,”I don’t mind a few wrinkles and freckles. I had this laser treatment recently, Thermage, and it took a couple of years off my face but I haven’t had any plastic surgery yet”.

Apr
2013

LocateADoc Releases a New Infographic - Shaping The Idea Of The Perfect Body

Today Americans are feeling the pressure to eat healthier, shop smarter, and take care of their bodies and environment. The ideal image has changed dramatically over the years, from voluptuous pin-ups to supermodel sleek.

Men and women have historically had different priorities when it comes to their bodies. LocateADoc.com has released this fun and informative infographic to show the latest researched trends between the sexes that may surprise you. Just click the image below!

Feb
2013

Cosmetic Foot Surgery Deemed a "Cinderella" Procedure

Women who want to squeeze into their favorite pair of high heels but can’t find the perfect fit do have the option of undergoing cosmetic foot surgery. This procedure is designed to sculpt and shape the foot by lengthening or trimming the toes, and may also help to remove painful bunions and other growths that are causing pain around the feet and ankles.
Feb
2013

More Moms - Not Celebrities - Going Under the Knife

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery reports Americans spend nearly $10 billion on cosmetic surgery procedures and treatments every year. However, it’s not the elite of Hollywood that are spending big bucks to achieve their ideal figures or youthful look. Doctors say that most of plastic surgery patients are actually middle-class moms who want to take years of their appearance.
Dec
2012

Give Yourself a Gift This Holiday!

What is with the holidays? It's supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year! We are supposed to be merry and thankful, yet all too often; we become depressed, anxious and stressed out. Nevertheless, if Ebenezer Scrooge can turn his “Bah, humbug!” feeling around, why can’t we?
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