Posts From May, 2013

Do I Need Anesthesia for My Facial Plastic Surgery?

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May 31, 2013

Some type of anesthesia is necessary for all facial plastic surgery procedures, but it is not necessary if you are undergoing a non-surgical treatment (such as BOTOX® Cosmetic). If you are undergoing a facelift, the type and amount of anesthesia you need will depend on the extent of the procedure, and your own tolerance for ... read more

Evaluating Reviews for Plastic Surgeons

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May 24, 2013

When you are choosing a plastic surgeon, reading reviews is important in order to get a fair idea of the skill level the surgeon possesses. Unfortunately, reviews can sometimes be misleading, so it’s equally important that you know how to evaluate them objectively. The first thing to keep in mind is that you shouldn’t place ... read more

What is the Most Popular Type of Plastic Surgery?

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May 20, 2013

In 2011, nearly 9.2 million cosmetic procedures were performed in the United States. According to the latest statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), liposuction was the most popular plastic surgery procedure in 2011, but the #1 non-surgical cosmetic procedure was BOTOX® Cosmetic. In order, the top five plastic surgery procedures in ... read more