Archive for November, 2009

Venezuelans Borrow for Plastic Surgery

By: Botox Patient - In: Botox Patient

24 Nov 2009

Unfazed by a recession and rampant inflation, image-conscious Venezuelans show no signs of cutting back on the facelifts, liposuction, and breast augmentation that have become de rigueur beauty treatments. “There is never a question of not doing it, but of how you can do it. We all want to get everything done,” said Helen Patino, […]

Plastic surgeons get Botox too

By: Botox Patient - In: Botox Patient

24 Nov 2009

I’ve always wondered if doctors are more or less apt to seek treatment for medical conditions. Well, when it comes to plastic surgery, the doctor is often the patient, a new study finds. In a survey of 276 members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 62 percent said they had gone under the knife […]

Buying used cosmetic lasers can be tricky. For those of you that have had problems with Cynosure there is help, for those that do not or have not had problems you are lucky.  Not all of Cynosure service department is bad, there are a few good technicians and some that are just there for a […]

The medical spa and plastic surgery community is in an uproar over some proposed legislation that could make a trip to the plastic surgeon or a Botox injection at the medical spa more expensive. People are calling it the Botax. It’s a 5 percent tax on elective procedures such as Botox, Juvederm, Restylane, laser hair […]

Cosmetic surgery can carry risks as well as benefits Several newspapers have reported the dangers associated with cosmetic surgery, including a lack of regulation in some areas of the industry. The reports also feature warnings from Nigel Mercer, the president of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, who voiced his views as part of […]

In real need of some laser hair removal. Sid Schwab’s blog has a post on young man who’d undergone surgery for a pilonidal cyst and has some comments on big hairy men, but it was this image that jaw-dropped me. High school must have been hell for this guy. I’m guessing that if you’re offering […]

Designer vagina?

By: Botox Patient - In: Botox Patient|Plastic Surgeon|Plastic Surgery

15 Nov 2009

There is mounting concern about a vaginal plastic surgery procedure more and more Australian women are having. Each year more than 1,200 Australian women undergo surgery on their genitalia in a procedure known as labioplasty. Doctors and surgeons fear that some women may be having the operation unnecessarily and there are concerns about operations being […]

A study in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology says if you want to see a skin doctor about a changing mole, get ready to wait. The average wait time is 26 days. But if you want a Botox shot, it’s just eight days, two-and-half weeks shorter. Here in mid-Missouri, two dermatologists say […]

An estimated 100,000 cosmetic surgical procedures are performed in Britain each year, many by doctors who have had no specialist training in cosmetic surgery. In addition, hundreds of thousands of non-surgical procedures are done, including Botox for wrinkles and laser treatments to rejuvenate skin, many by non-medical staff with little or no training. The 200-member […]

Radiesse & Your Local Laser Clinic or Med Spa Radiesse is a filler injection composed of very small and smooth calcium hydroxylapitite microspheres which are suspended in a water-based gel carrier. Calcium Hydroxylapitite is a biocompatible, biodegradable material identical in composition to the mineral portion of teeth and bone. Radiesse is used to fill moderate […]


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