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Tummy Tuck Options: What They Are & Which Are Right For YOU

Tummy tucks are a great solution for people who, after significant weight loss, pregnancy or natural aging, experience excess skin in the mid and lower abdomen, a protruding abdomen, and/or weakened muscles of the abdominal wall. Here are some types of abdominoplasty: MINI To restore a flat abdomen, one incision is made in the pubic …

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Mommy Makeover

Having children changes women’s lives in many ways, including some they may not have foreseen. Almost all of those changes are welcome, but pregnancy and breastfeeding can affect a mom’s body in ways that cannot be fixed through diet or exercise alone. Many experience sagging breasts, a flabby tummy and stubborn pockets of fat, which …

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Wake Up Your Eyes with Eye Surgery

The eyes are often called the “windows to the soul,” but when eyelid skin starts drooping or bags under the eyes enlarge, those windows can become hard to see through. Sagging lids or puffy bags can also age the face, making a person seem older or more tired than they actually are. Although topical products …

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Is Plastic Surgery OK at Any Income?

As plastic surgery gains more acceptance and popularity, its cost still serves as a hurdle for many Americans. However, a new survey by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery shows a growing number of people at every income level now approve of plastic surgery. Last month's report shows that almost half (48%) of respondents …

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Implant Size: What’s Right for You?

Breast Augmentation surgery enables a woman to choose the breast size that will best suit her particular needs. And “how big to go” is not an easy decision. Women today have more options than ever before in choosing comfortable, safe, natural-looking implants. Your first step should be to schedule a consultation with Dr. Michael Cohen. …

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The Non-Cosmetic Benefits of a Breast Reduction

We've told you about the remarkable impact breast reduction surgery can have on the health and comfort of smaller-framed women. And now, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons have presented evidence that women of all sizes can reduce their risk of back problems with this procedure. Evidence presented at ASPS conference in October 2009 shows …

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Tummy Tucks: When Dieting Isn’t Enough

With more and more Americans losing ever larger amounts of weight, abdominoplasty has become an essential end to many diets. That’s because, despite the strictest diet and exercise programs, many people aren’t able to firm the skin around the abdomen. Others have loose abdominal skin following a heavy weight loss or pregnancy. That’s when abdominoplasty …

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Liposuction, Arm Lifts, and Thigh Lifts Improve Sagging

Aging and massive weight loss can have drastic effects on the elasticity of skin cells and how fat is stored and lost. Unfortunately, exercise and diet alone won’t be able to trim and tighten everything that you’d like. In many cases, cosmetic surgery is the only option to reverse the effects of time and physical …

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Silicone Breast Implants Are Back

In November 2006, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved silicone gel-filled breast implants for women ages 22 and older. Although silicone implants are used widely abroad, they were pulled from the U.S. market in 1992 on concerns that ruptured or leaking implants could lead to various diseases. New research, however, indicates that silicone …

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Diary Of An Eye Job

Hear first hand about a patient's blepharoplasty experience performed at Belcara Health. By Debra Stone As Published in The Baltimore Sun I’ve never been one to eat peas. As a child, my mother insisted I finish my vegetables, so I swallowed peas like pills with my iced tea. How to explain that I now find …

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