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Anti Wrinkle Injections – A Real Lifesaver

While Anti Wrinkle Injections have become the whipping boy for the cosmetic surgery industry’s detractors, the fact is that this medical miracle is finding new and potentially life-saving applications every day.
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The Mummy Makeover

While having children can be one of the most rewarding and magical experiences a woman can experience, the stress, hormonal changes, and weight gain associated with pregnancy can take their toll. Increasingly, women are turning to cosmetic medicine to turn back the clock, tone up, and resculpt their bodies after this big life change. But […]
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Plastic Perfection versus Cosmetic Enhancement

There is a popular myth that has existed for decades that presupposes people go into a plastic surgeon’s office and ask to look like a particular celebrities. Whether it was Nicole Kidman’s nose, or Kylie Minogue’s famous derriere, people supposedly ordered these body parts like meals at a Chinese restaurant. But whether or not this […]
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Cosmetic Surgery: Does It Make You Look ‘Plastic’?

When it comes to plastic surgery, many of us have been led to believe that it is dangerous, makes you look like a different person, and will eventually ruin your looks. This is largely perpetuated by magazines which publish hugely successful ‘Plastic Surgery Disasters’ issues, which carry speculative articles about current movie and music stars, […]
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Laser Danger

While the market is currently flooded with companies promoting ‘miracle laser treatments’ for everything from hair reduction to hair regrowth to removal of age spots and fine lines, Australia currently has very lax regulation when it comes to these businesses. So just what can be achieved with laser technology? Who can you trust? And how […]
In The News

Passing Judgement on Anti Wrinkle Injection Users

A new study, conducted by the University of Toronto, has attempted to gauge the social implications of women who choose to fight the signs of ageing. The study, which divided its participants into two sections, one with the average age of 18 and the other with the average of 70, asked these women what they […]
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What is a Liquid Facelift?

With so many new and cryptic sounding cosmetic procedures flooding the market (and even more cryptic advertising used to sell them), finding out exactly what is now possible in the anti-ageing industry can be confusing to the uninitiated. What makes it worse is now the cosmetics companies are tacking onto this trend, promising the results […]
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Spare the Scalpel, Spoil the Patient

An interesting statistic emerged this week revealing that in the US, 75% of all cosmetic procedures performed by plastic and cosmetic surgeons in 2008 were now non-surgical. Yes, it seems that the revolution in non-surgical, non-invasive procedures is gradually replacing the need for an increasing number of more traditional plastic surgery procedures. But just what […]
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Pubic Beauty?

We live in an age where we are more body conscious than perhaps at any other time in history. As a result of this, however, we have started to focus in on every area from our face to our body, and, yes, even our pubic region. Hair Removal One of the ways in which this […]
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Beach Body Worth Dying For?

With bodybuilding and tanning-obsessed stars like the cast of the Jersey Shore now such popular role models for people, it is easy to see why an increasingly proportion of the population are turning to dangerous steroids and tanning beds to achieve their perfect beach body. The only question is: At what cost? Luckily, if you’d […]