Botox improves chin contour
(Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times)
Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times - October 4, 2017 Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: news

Data support panfacial aesthetics approach
The HARMONY study puts objective data behind the aesthetic and psychological improvements delivered by a panfacial approach to facial rejuvenation. It ’s also the first study to use video analysis, and online photo ratings from a representative sample of Americans, as outcome measures. (Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times)
Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times - October 4, 2017 Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: news

Proven steps to enhance the aesthetic consult
The consult can make or break your success. Listen to and question concerns. Show you care. (Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times)
Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times - October 4, 2017 Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: news

15 women sue Nebraska surgeon for botched surgeries
Fifteen women have filed malpractice lawsuits claiming that an Omaha, Nebraska plastic surgeon left them disfigured and in pain. Reversing the damage could cost many thousands of dollars. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

15 women sue Nebraska surgeon for 'botched surgeries'
Fifteen women have filed malpractice lawsuits claiming that an Omaha, Nebraska plastic surgeon left them disfigured and in pain. Reversing the damage could cost many thousands of dollars. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plastic surgery videos need strict ethics standards, doctors argue
(Reuters Health) - Some plastic surgeons have gained large social media followings by sharing theatrical videos of surgery with entertainment, rather than education, in mind. Now experts are proposing ethics guidelines to ensure that the content of plastic surgery videos on social media isn ’t harmful to patients. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Creativity drives interest in aesthetics
Wendy W. Lee, M.D., M.S., says creativity is what drove her to specialize in oculoplastic surgery, completing a two-year oculoplastic fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, after her residency in ophthalmology at Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans. (Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times)
Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times - October 3, 2017 Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: news

Plastic surgeons get tips on managing Opioid addiction risk
(Wolters Kluwer Health) Opioid medications prescribed for pain management after plastic surgery may contribute to the ongoing opioid epidemic, according to a special topic paper in the October issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery ® , the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 2, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The concerns around phthalates
One of the most concerning group of chemicals are phthalates, which are used as plasticizers to increase the flexibility, transparency, durability and longevity of plastics (Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times)
Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times - October 1, 2017 Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: news

Dermatologic Microsutures Using Human Hair Dermatologic Microsutures Using Human Hair
Could human hair serve as suture threads? Find out more about this novel technique for closing facial wounds.ePlasty, Open Access Journal of Plastic Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

SculpSure Laser Treatment Cleared for Reduction of Double Chin SculpSure Laser Treatment Cleared for Reduction of Double Chin
The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance of the laser treatment for the submental area, marking the product's sixth cleared body treatment area.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine News Alert Source Type: news

Megyn Kelly Asked Jane Fonda About Plastic Surgery. It Didn ’t Go Well
Jane Fonda was not too thrilled when Megyn Kelly asked her about plastic surgery on Megyn Kelly Today Wednesday morning. The 79-year-old actor, who appeared on Kelly’s new morning show to promote her latest film Our Souls at Night with co-star Robert Redford, shut down the TV host for asking her about her history with plastic surgery. “You’ve been an example to everyone in how to age beautifully and with strength and unapologetically. You admit you’ve had work done, which I think is to your credit,” Kelly said. “And you look amazing. Why did you say, I read that you said, you’re no...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - September 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mahita Gajanan Tags: Uncategorized onetime Television Source Type: news

WWI soldiers ’ facial injuries transformed by surgery
A new book highlights the work of young plastic surgeon Harold Gillies. The images offer a glimpse  into early reconstructive surgery and the devastating impact of the Great War. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comparing costs: Linio ’s Beauty Price Index
(Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times)
Source: Cosmetic Surgery Times - September 26, 2017 Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: news

How Nick Kroll Turned His Most Embarrassing Puberty Stories into a New Animated Series
For most people, puberty is an embarrassing experience that they would never willingly revisit. But that’s precisely why comedian Nick Kroll wanted to address it in his new animated comedy series, Big Mouth, which hits Netflix Sept. 29. “As open as society is, there are still certain things that we feel like are too awkward to talk about,” he tells TIME. “And those are the things that we wanted to zero in on specifically.” Big Mouth follows pals Nick (voiced by Kroll) and Andrew (voiced by John Mulaney) as they navigate the awkwardness and uncertainty of puberty. It does so in a way that&rsquo...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - September 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Eadicicco Tags: Uncategorized Cartoons Comedy Jenny Slate Netflix nick kroll Television Source Type: news

Housecall: Considering cosmetic surgery
THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Cosmetic surgery: What to know beforehand Cosmetic surgery, a subspecialty of plastic surgery that includes surgical and nonsurgical procedures, might seem like an easy way to shave years off your appearance or improve your physique, but there are risks and limitations. Know what to consider before surgery, how to find a [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 25, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Bolstering Skin Grafts With a Surgical Scrub Brush Bolstering Skin Grafts With a Surgical Scrub Brush
How does the dry, sterile surgical scrub brush compare with other options for the bolstering of skin grafts?ePlasty, Open Access Journal of Plastic Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Female genital cosmetic surgery in children
Medicolegal adviser Karen Ellison discusses a worrying trend putting doctors are at risk of breaking the law regarding FGM Related items fromOnMedica NHS treats or discovers Female Genital Mutilation 'every hour' Vaginal surgery sought by girls as young as nine Charity ’s FGM helpline receives at least one call a day Soaring child abuse concerns, helpline data reveal New legal duty on doctors to report FGM in under 18s (Source: OnMedica Views)
Source: OnMedica Views - September 19, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

FDA releases draft guidance on microneedling devices
The FDA yesterday released draft guidance covering microneedling devices and what it considers to be a medical device under its purview. Microneedling devices are often touted as treatments for acne, scars, stretch marks and to generally increase the elasticity and healthiness of skin. The devices and procedures are often meant to be performed at home or in cosmetic or plastic surgery centers. The federal watchdog laid out a number of treatment claims that, if made, would put such devices under its regulatory jurisdiction. The claims include treating scars, wrinkles and deep facial lines, cellulite and stretch marks, derma...
Source: Mass Device - September 15, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cosmetic/Aesthetic Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Source Type: news

New non-surgical facelift involving a needle and thread
The puppet threads procedure, available now in Sydney and Melbourne, uses a re-absorbable thread that is inserted into the face with a fine needle. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CQC to rate more providers following inspection
The Department of Health has confirmed that it will grant CQC the power to be able to rate independent healthcare providers, including cosmetic surgery, substance misuse and termination of pregnancy clinics for the first time so that people have clear and accessible information about even more of their care services. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 14, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Sullivan Centre owners lose millions to Ponzi scheme, place office remodel/retirement on hold
Michael and Christine Sullivan have been running their own plastic surgery business in north Columbus for 21 years. In their early 60s, the couple had plans for a major remodel of their office to bring more spa-like services into the fold and recently were preparing for semi-retirement. All that changed this spring and summer when they found out their money manger had wiped out their life savings. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Laura Newpoff Source Type: news

Plastic surgery in Miami leaves woman bruised and swollen
Tracie Samara at 44 years old wanted to go back to her days of being a beauty queen and model. She opted for a free face procedure in Miami that left her bruised, swollen and deformed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

PASH Presenting as Accessory Axillary Breast Tissue PASH Presenting as Accessory Axillary Breast Tissue
Learn more about pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia, and find out about the diagnostic and treatment options for this uncommon benign breast lesion.ePlasty, Open Access Journal of Plastic Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Breast reconstruction surgery: Options and what to expect
In this article, we look at the process of breast reconstruction surgery, the reasons for choosing this surgery, alternative options, and recovery outlook. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery Source Type: news

Cosmetic Surgery Advertising on Instagram Misleading Cosmetic Surgery Advertising on Instagram Misleading
Most Instagram posts offering plastic surgery services were not from board-certified plastic surgeons, a study found. Noneligible physicians, foreign surgeons, and nonphysicians made most of the posts.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine News Source Type: news

Cosmetic Surgery Advertising on Instagram Misleadi
ng (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 31, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Looking for a plastic surgeon on Instagram? Beware
More than four of five top Instagram posts with plastic surgery-related hashtags come from providers who aren't eligible for membership in the ASAPS. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - August 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plastic surgery helps people quit smoking, says study
Patients are told to drop cigarettes for a month before procedures, since  nicotine restricts blood flow and stops skin from healing. A Canadian study shows that is good for public health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plastic surgery helps people quit smoking
Patients are told to drop cigarettes for a month before procedures, since  nicotine restricts blood flow and stops skin from healing. A Canadian study shows that is good for public health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking for a plastic surgeon on Instagram? #Beware
You may end up with a hair stylist or a dentist instead, a new study finds (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking for a plastic surgeon on Instagram? Beware
You may end up with a hair stylist or a dentist instead, a new study finds (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beware The Plastic Surgeon You Found on Instagram
You may end up with a barber or a dentist instead (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking for A Plastic Surgeon on Instagram? Beware
You may end up with a barber or a dentist instead Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Internet Safety, Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why it's risky to find a plastic surgeon on Instagram
(Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking for a Plastic Surgeon on Instagram? Beware
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 30, 2017 -- If you're searching Instagram using hashtags for a good #plasticsurgeon, you may end up with a #plasticsurgerydisaster performed by a hair stylist, a barber or an ER doc offering cosmetic surgery on the side. More than... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 30, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Looking for a Plastic Surgeon on Instagram? Beware
Title: Looking for a Plastic Surgeon on Instagram? BewareCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/30/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/30/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 30, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Barbers, hair salons market cosmetic surgery on Instagram
(Northwestern University) A new study shows the majority of providers advertising aesthetic surgery services on Instagram are not board certified-plastic surgeons, so patients who respond to the ads are putting themselves at risk. Social media has become the leading destination for consumers -- especially young people -- seeking information about plastic surgery. The ads particularly affect young people, who increasingly want to improve their appearance for social media channels, but often do not understand who is qualified to perform procedures. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Cosmetic surgery may help patients quit smoking
(Wolters Kluwer Health) If you're a smoker considering cosmetic surgery, your plastic surgeon will likely require you to stop smoking for at least two weeks before your procedure. A long-term follow-up study finds that many patients receiving these instructions will quit smoking, or at least smoke less, in the years after cosmetic surgery, reports the September issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery ® , the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 29, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Long-term Health-Related QoL After Breast Reconstruction Long-term Health-Related QoL After Breast Reconstruction
How do these four different methods of breast reconstruction impact health-related quality of life among breast cancer patients?Plastic Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open (PRS Global Open) (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Augmented reality technology may help guide plastic and reconstructive surgery
(Wolters Kluwer Health) A plastic surgery research group has developed an augmented reality system that enables them to create 3D simulations of the desired results of facial reconstructive procedures and project them over the patient's face during surgery, reports a study in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery--Global Open ® , the official open-access medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 25, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Breast Implants Linked to Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma
In this interview we discuss the link between breast implants and anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, a rare type of T-cell lymphoma. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - August 24, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Francisco Hernandez-Ilizaliturri, MD Scott Chapin, MD Tags: Hematologic Malignancies Leukemia & Lymphoma Q T-Cell Lymphomas Source Type: news

Graphic shows the full procedure of nose job
One of the most common plastic surgery procedures involves the dorsal hump, lowering the 'bridge' of the nose and lifting up the 'tip'. And this animation graphic offers an insight into how it is done. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Ideal Buttock Size The Ideal Buttock Size
What is the'ideal'female buttock shape? A survey of plastic surgeons and the general public provides some insight.Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Thinking of cosmetic surgery? Think again because this is what the mainstream medical industry WON'T tell you
(Natural News) Millions of Americans in our increasingly vain culture take the plunge and have cosmetic surgery each year, a figure that has only been increasing as more and more people embrace the notion of changing their bodies — including children. Some of these decisions are made for legitimate medical reasons, of course, but far... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Single-Center Review of Palatal Fractures A Single-Center Review of Palatal Fractures
Gain a better understanding of the presentation, concomitant injuries, and management of palatal fractures with data from a single center's experience.ePlasty, Open Access Journal of Plastic Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Woman in China attempts to escape debt by altering her appearance with cosmetic surgery
(Natural News) Zhu Najuan, a 59-year old Chinese local, was apprehended by law enforcement officers mid-July for debt avoidance. Police were initially confused if they had captured the right criminal as the woman they saw looked decades younger. A policeman told the state news agency, Xinhua, “we were very surprised at the scene. She looked... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

JoCo startup takes invention from sim lab to market
A nursing professor and a retired plastic surgeon launched a startup company from a health care simulation center. Kathy Carver, a nursing professor and chairwoman of Johnson County Community College's Healthcare Simulation Center, and Dr. David Zamierowski, a retired surgeon and medical adviser for the program, created JC3 Innovations after they invented a tool to help students practice measuring blood glucose levels. “We’re always looking for something to make our environment as real as possible,”… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 18, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

JoCo startup takes invention from sim lab to market
A nursing professor and a retired plastic surgeon launched a startup company from a health care simulation center. Kathy Carver, a nursing professor and chairwoman of Johnson County Community College's Healthcare Simulation Center, and Dr. David Zamierowski, a retired surgeon and medical adviser for the program, created JC3 Innovations after they invented a tool to help students practice measuring blood glucose levels. “We’re always looking for something to make our environment as real as possible,”… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 18, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news