Beauty By Grace

This is a blog about my journey into the world of cosmetic surgery--information to help a woman decide if she wants or needs to do different things to protect her beauty.

Saturday, August 19, 2006

New Procedure Can Possibly Reduce Problem Fat Areas

Chicago Lipo Specialist Introduces New Procedure to Lose the Fat - dBusinessNews Chicago (press release)

This sounds like it would be worth checking more into as an alternative to having more major liposuction surgery done.

Chicago Lipo Specialist Introduces New Procedure to Lose the Fat
dBusinessNews Chicago (press release),?IL?- 10 hours ago
... effective treatment designed to eliminate specific areas of fat,” said Dr. Lack who is also the president-elect of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. ...

Thursday, August 10, 2006

High Expectations for Cosmetic Surgery

The permanency of cosmetic surgery - Toronto Star

This article digs into the expectations of people for their cosmetic surgeries and talks quite a bit about various famous personalities who have had procedures done. It's really interesting so take a few minutes and enjoy!

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The permanency of cosmetic surgery
Toronto Star, Canada - 8 hours ago
... "In cosmetic surgery, patients have extremely high expectations and it's the responsibility of the surgeon to prepare them," Mulholland says. ...

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

Time Off for Cosmetic Surgery

Taking time off work to go under the knife - Manchester Evening News

This article discusses the issue of concern people have about having to take time off of work when getting various types of cosmetic procedures done. It is definitely something to consider and figure out how it will effect your job standing before you schedule your appointment for anything that requires any length of time to heal at home.

Taking time off work to go under the knife
Manchester Evening News, UK - 9 hours ago
THOUSANDS of women and increasing numbers of men take time out to have cosmetic surgery. Breast implants, nose jobs, tummy tucks ...

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Monday, August 07, 2006

Plastic Surgery Not All Bad

Not all surgery ends with horrific results: Bellingham woman did ... - MetroWest Daily News

While there are some concerns with the risks involved with plastic surgery and liposuction in particular, this woman shares her story to help relieve fears that it may be all bad. She had a good experience and tells a bit about how whe went about it. Read on...

Not all surgery ends with horrific results: Bellingham woman did ...
MetroWest Daily News, MA - Aug 5, 2006
... experience as a liposuction patient. She asked that her real name not be used because of the stigma attached to plastic surgery. ...

Saturday, August 05, 2006

Chinese Cosmetic Surgery Craze

Young Chinese crazy for cosmetic surgery - Zee News

From reading this article it becomes obvious that Americans don't have the corner on the desire to look and feel young and beautiful. This used to be more of a 'western' train of thought but it is spreading in the far east as well.


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Young Chinese crazy for cosmetic surgery
Zee News, India - Aug 3, 2006
Beijing, Aug 03: The popularity of cosmetic surgery amongst the young Chinese is surging, with thousands of college students willing to go through the onerous ...

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Friday, July 28, 2006

Science Plus Young Attitude

Age is matter of years, old is matter of the mind - Texarkana Gazette

This opinion piece related to cosmetic surgery does a great job of addressing the feelings we get as we grow older. To quote Russel McDermott of the Texarkana Gazette, " Some bravely fight the appearance of age, often with mixed results. You can keep yourself in good condition, eat right, moderate your vices. Or you can seek the help of science—everything from Botox to liposuction to hair replacements to facelifts are available to help stave off Father Time." He goes on to say, "The only thing that will keep us from growing old as we grow older is attitude.

Age is matter of years, old is matter of the mind
Texarkana Gazette,?TX?- 4 hours ago
... Or you can seek the help of science—everything from Botox to liposuction to hair replacements to facelifts are available to help stave off Father Time. ...

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Wednesday, July 26, 2006

Men Want To Look Good Too

Nip & tuck for Ned - Helena Independent Record

I found this to be really interesting...men are seeing the positive changes in their wives and opting for cosmetic surgery also. Read more about it in this article.

Nip & tuck for Ned
Helena Independent Record, MT - Jul 23, 2006
... a 16 percent increase in men who opt to undergo cosmetic procedures since 2000, everything from face-lifts to nonsurgical chemical peels to Botox to liposuction ...

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