Fat Injection for Breast Enlargement May Hinder Mammogram Breast augmentation involving injections of fat taken from other parts of the body are an increasingly popular alternative to breast implants and traditional lifts, but there are new concerns that the procedure may interfere with mammogram readings.
Cosmetic Surgery on the Rise in the US Led by breast enlargement operations, plastic surgery procedures jumped 9% in 2010 compared to the previous year, shows a study from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS).
Cosmetic Surgery on the Rise in Men Growing numbers of male baby boomers are fighting harder than ever against the effects of aging by enthusiastically embracing facelifts, liposuction, and other cosmetic plastic surgical procedures aimed at making them look younger, new research suggests.
Cosmetic Plastic Surgeries on the Rise Facelifts, breast augmentations, tummy tucks, and other cosmetic plastic surgery procedures have rebounded sharply along with an uptick in the U.S. economy, according to a new report.
Does This Surgery Make My Butt Look Big? In a year where cosmetic surgery procedures decreased, buttock augmentation and butt lifts were on the rise, according to the latest statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Small Study Shows Lipodissolve Works Just a few weeks after the FDA chastised a handful of US spas and one Brazilian company for making misleading claims about fat-melting injections known as lipodissolve, highly anticipated study results released here suggest that it may actually play a role in treating small pockets of fat.
FDA Cracks Down on Lipodissolve Hype The FDA has scolded six U.S. spas and one Brazilian company for making false and misleading claims about fat-melting injections known as mesotherapy, lipodissolve, lipozap, lipotherapy, or injection lipolysis.