Why Women Request Labiaplasty : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Background: In recent years, labiaplasty has jumped in popularity, despite opposition to the procedure. In 2007, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists declared the recommendation of cosmetic vaginal procedures to be “untenable,” although in 2016 they allowed consideration of lab...
Nine Amazing Designers Reimagine Cinderella's Glass Slipper for Saks
Cinderella's glass slippers come to life at Saks Bal Harbour, NYC, Beverly Hills with Jimmy Choo, Nicholas Kirkwood, Charlotte Olympia and more for Disney
How do the stars look so good? Valley plastic surgeon Daniel Shapiro tells us what it really takes
How do the stars look so good? Valley plastic surgeon Daniel Sha - azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport Member Center: This year's Academy Awards wrapped up last night and the stars looked stunning. But that isn't all genetics. Dr. Daniel Shapiro of Shapior Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Skin Klinic with his take on how the beautiful people turn back the clock.
Neck Lift Surgery—How to Achieve Optimal Results
One of the most common mistakes of inexperienced plastic surgeons performing facial rejuvenation surgery is ignoring or paying too little attention to the neck area. For a more balanced, youthful look it is a sacrosanct rule to create a neck that appears more toned and “smoother.” Oftentimes, neck lift surgery uses hidden incisions that run around the ears—which could be extended into the nape if there is some severe jowling and excess skin in the neck area—to hide scars Celebrity Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Karan Dhir says a good result from neck lift, or any form of facial rejuvenation procedure, is not just about achieving a “tighter” appearance. A more important goal, he adds, is to reshape and rejuvenate the neck area in a way that it looks natural, with no telltale…
What Every Cancer Patient Should Know about Hair Loss
Minoxidil: Women can use Minoxidil (Rogaine) before and during chemotherapy as a hair growth stimulant. While Minoxidil will not prevent hair loss, its use can help speed up the regrowth process following treatment Nutritionals: Many cancer patients benefit from the addition of nutritional supplementation following hair loss. Hair vitamins and supplements, like Viviscal Pro and “SuperBiotin” are specially formulated to nourish thinning hair, while also creating a healthy environment for existing hair and hair follicles Scalp Makeovers: New “scalp makeovers” are available to treat and clean the scalp and improve circulation. Evaluations start with a detailed scientific “Trico-Test” and treatments range from sebum-regulating topical serums to scalp steaming and massage, moisturizing lotions and hair boosting dermal…
Tips for Managing Diabetes
While diabetes is a serious condition, it is manageable — especially if diagnosed early. Here are tips for managing it in daily life.
Tips for Healthy Eating and Fitness
ELLE's beauty editors find the latest ways to put your best body forward from the latest slimming procedures, to diets and celebrity fitness secrets.
High Blood Pressure Myths
Clearing up three common, and potentially dangerous, misconceptions about hypertension.
Top-10 Tips for Cosmetic Surgery Recovery
After more than thirty-five years as a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, I have identified the Top-10 Tips for Cosmetic Surgery Recovery. Patient preparation for surgery is essential to assure that the post-operative course of recovery for patients is easier and safer. I can't stress more strongly the importance of patience responsibility in regard to these instructions. Following these guidelines can significantly reduce both pain and risk of complications. Here are my top 10 recommendations for our patients, although it is important for patients to follow whatever instructions their chosen surgeon provides. Surgery by and large is safe. Complications are always an inherent risk, however you can help in reducing post-operative risks by doing these simple recommendations…
What's on your surgeon's playlist?
Some studies show that music is played up to 70-percent of the time in the operating room, and it is most often selected by the leading surgeon. It also appears to have benefits for everyone in the OR.