CategoryPlastic Surgery

Does Mesotherapy Work?


Mesotherapy is a form of cosmetic surgery that aims to reduce subcutaneous fat cells as well as cellulite and thus competes with other methods such as liposuction, lifts and tucks. Of course the idea of being able to reduce fat in ‘spots’ and identify specific areas for reduction is one that is highly appealing to those unhappy with their current body shape, and the method is...

Facelift Recovery Tips


If you’ve bitten the bullet and gone for a facelift then you will have sacrificed a lot of money and comfort in order to change the way you look. You will likely have to deal with people’s altered perception of you, and generally this is a huge commitment to change. If all goes well you will hopefully find that it was worth the commitment – that you emerge a new person with new found...

Cosmetic Breast Surgery, Procedure and Associated Risks


Breast surgery has been around for more than a century. More recently, an increasing number of women have been opting for cosmetic breast surgery, mainly augmentation (to enlarger size) surgery. According to an estimate, in 2005 in the US alone, a whopping 260,000 women underwent cosmetic breast surgery, more than doubling the amount of surgeries conducted in 1998. In the UK too, breast...

How to Prepare for Liposuction Surgery


Liposuction has become a popular way to get back the body that has been lost over the years. It is not suitable for people who have a lot of weight to lose and it would not normally be recommended that the whole body is treated. It is most effective on small areas that are proving difficult to improve by diet and exercise alone. It is unlikely that any two doctors will give you exactly the same...

Cosmetic Surgery – Pros, Cons and Techniques


We have a tendency to be very ‘down’ on those who have had cosmetic surgery and to view it as a highly negative procedure. We say it looks ‘plastic’ and that it’s selling out on ‘who you are’ and generally frown on people who resort to it. However the reality is that it is really the choice of the person who is having it done, and that in some cases under...

Making My Fat Nose Thinner


Having a large nose is something that’s fairly hard to hide. Unlike having extra weight around your waist, or having larger ears, there’s no way you can disguise the most central feature on your face. This is then a source of embarrassment for many people, and some even believe that it stands in the way of their success in relationships and careers. Fortunately there are some things...

The Risk Factors and Recovery Time of Inner Thigh Liposuction


Liposuction is a process in which an individual has their fat cells broken down into a fluid and then removed from their body. This then reduces fat in that area and at least temporarily leaves them looking thinner in selected areas around their body. Popular areas to have this done include the stomach, the buttocks and various areas around the legs including the inner thigh. The inner thigh in...

James Madhok