If You Could Use a Pre-Summer Touch Up, Raise Your Hand

Now that spring is here, it’s only a matter of time until it’s itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikini season. If this has you wanting to hide behind your beach towel, you may be a prime candidate for some non-surgical body shaping. Don’t let a less-than-perfect figure put you off from enjoying the […]

3 Really Solid Reasons to Pick a Pro for Your Procedure

Part of what separates humans from the animal kingdom is innovation and creativity. We explore the far reaches of the earth, we search for answers about the universe’s origins, and we engineer unfathomably complex inventions. We also have a knack for doing really stupid stuff, especially when it comes to vanity. Cosmetic surgery is a […]

What Botched Can Teach Us About Good Cosmetic Surgery

The E! show Botched isn’t meant to be educational, but it can teach viewers quite a bit about good cosmetic surgery. While it may not have been the producers’ intentions, the show actually speaks to the good, the bad and the ugly of cosmetic procedures. The Good The surgeons on Botched shine a light on […]

Why You Want a Cosmetic Surgeon Who’s Also Homecoming King

Once you decide to get work done, choosing the right cosmetic surgeon will prove to be one of the most important decisions you ever make. Get it right and you’ll feel like a queen, get it wrong and you’ll feel like the Elephant Man’s less attractive sibling. The best way to find the right cosmetic […]

Cosmetic Surgery and Health Insurance: Why They Don’t Play Nice

Health insurance just can’t get along with anyone, can it? That would be too easy. No, it has to be difficult and it certainly won’t be covering cosmetic surgery. Insurance companies care if your body functions, not if you are longing for fuller breasts or a rounder butt to help you feel great about yourself […]

Should You Celebrate Valentine’s Day with “Couples” Cosmetic Surgery?

Forget the flowers, chuck the chocolates and ditch the candlelit dinner. This Valentine’s Day, show your love how much you care with couples cosmetic surgery. What could be more romantic than a mutual nip and tuck or a shared injection session? After all, you don’t want your partner to get a facelift all on their […]

Has Celebrity Cosmetic Surgery Become the Ultimate Overshare?

In a world of Twitter armies, Instagram modeling and social media savvy celebrities, the word “overshare” seems to have lost some meaning. The line between private and public life has steadily blurred for some time now, with celebrities both real and manufactured at the forefront of the “share it all” movement. It never hurts to […]

From Pre-Op to Pin-Up: A Step-By-Step Guide

So you’re ready to level up on curves a la Marilyn Monroe, and are looking to add some va va voom to your lovely lady lumps? There are a few things you can do ahead of time to make sure your experience is the cat’s pajamas. (People still say that, right?) Meet and Greet First, […]

But How Will Those New Boobs Look when You’re 70?

They’ll look fantastic! The rest of you, on the other hand… Just kidding! We’re sure that you’ll keep yourself trim, smooth and vibrant well into your golden years. It’s completely understandable, though, to have concerns about how breast implants will look in relation to an older body. And no wonder. You’ve probably seen candid bikini […]

5 Fashion Tips to Complement Your New Curves

Breast implants can change many things about your lifestyle, but you may not think of how your newly enhanced figure will impact your existing wardrobe. Here are five fashion tips to maximize your new curves. 1. Get a Professional Bra Fitting A professional bra fitting can make a huge difference in the way your clothes […]

“Cinderella Surgery” and 3 More Crazy Cosmetic Trends

Every few years a new off-the-wall cosmetic surgery trend arises and gets covered excessively on the 24/7 news shows. Here are some of the stranger procedures to get coverage recently, for better or for worse. 1. Cinderella Surgery The huge popularity of sky-high heels ushered in by Carrie Bradshaw in “Sex and the City” changed […]

4 Ways Your Cosmetic Surgeon Can Help You Choose the Right Procedure

From the first moment you start looking into cosmetic procedures, it may not take long to feel completely overwhelmed by your options: surgical or nonsurgical? Breast implants or a breast lift? Tummy tuck or liposuction? To help men and women receive the guidance they need, cosmetic surgeons often follow four basic steps during the in-person […]

3 Tips for Choosing the Right Plastic Surgeon

By: Dr. Glenn M. Davis, Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon When it comes to wanting to look your best, of course you want to choose the best plastic surgeon for your procedure. Yet, the idea of finding the right one for you can feel intimidating, especially if you’re not sure what to look for. Here are three […]

Why Experience Matters in Cosmetic Surgery

In a field like cosmetic surgery where your doctor is making such an immediate and significant impact on your life and well-being, it’s especially important to choose a cosmetic surgeon with experience. After all, what could have a bigger influence on your everyday life than making such exciting changes to your appearance? Practice Is What […]

Cosmetic Surgery on the Catwalk?

At a recent New York ‘fashion show,’ cosmetic surgeon Dr. Ramtin Kassir promoted his work by displaying 50 past patients on a catwalk. The event was intended to showcase what Dr. Kassir considers his own unique designs. While the event certainly drew attention, it also raises some ethical questions about what is appropriate when it […]

Are You Connecting with Your Plastic Surgeon?

Being right at the heart of the entertainment industry means you’re never really more than a stone’s throw away from a plastic surgeon in Los Angeles no matter where you are in your workday or playtime. The problem here isn’t finding a qualified surgeon; it’s in finding someone you feel comfortable with. How can you […]

The Most Popular Cosmetic Surgery in the World

As any cosmetic surgeon in Beverly Hills will tell you, procedures that were once considered mildly embarrassing as recently as 20 years ago are now done so openly that many clients stop by on their lunch hours to have them performed. Chin implants, face lifts and even breast augmentation procedures have become nearly as common and […]