Archive for April, 2012

Botox can be an Economic Indicator!

Published on April 27, 2012

The American Society of Plastic surgeons (ASPS) have published 2011 cosmetic surgery statistics report including both surgical and minimally invasive procedures. The report provides comprehensive data for the year and presents, inter-alia, quick facts, cosmetic procedure trends, top five surgical

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Non-invasive Breast Enhancement Procedure with Macrolane Withdrawn

Published on April 24, 2012

Macrolane, a product of Q-Med of Sweden, has been withdrawn till further notice from the market as an injectable filler for breast enhancement, as per a press release by the company and other press reports. The decision was taken after

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The Popular Cosmetic Surgery Procedure Liposuction

Published on April 20, 2012

Liposuction has been the most implemented cosmetic surgery procedure in America – reportedly about 500,000 people each year subject themselves to this procedure. This is a big number considering that this is after all an elective surgery which has several

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Big Spurt in Chin Implant Surgeries

Published on April 18, 2012

There has been a big spurt in chin implant or “chinplant” surgeries in America in 2011. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), this surgery has seen an impressive growth of 71%”  in 2011 over the 2010 figure.

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High Popularity Of Botox In America

Published on April 12, 2012

Botox or Botulinum toxin which is its generic name, has emerged as the single most popular drug in the field of cosmetic treatment creating profound impact in the market place. A very powerful neurotoxin, the drug when used in prescribed

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Increase in Lunch Break Cosmetic Procedures

Published on April 11, 2012

Elective Cosmetic procedures and surgeries are getting more popular and as a part within the whole range, lunch break procedures are also being taken up in larger numbers. The   lunch break procedures are attractive because their duration is short enough

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Vitamin D Treatment for Women with Dysmenorrhea

Published on April 11, 2012

Primary dysmenorrhea is a disorder which afflicts nearly half of menstruating women resulting in significant economic and educational losses through absenteeism. It is a painful disorder characterized by uterine cramping just before or during menstruation period and is also associated

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Patient Survey on Liposuction, Abdominoplasty and Combined Procedures

Published on April 9, 2012

People go for cosmetic procedures to look good, which boosts their confidence level and self esteem. Their post procedure inputs are important for the doctors and associated service providers to assess work done and future prospects of such work. To

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Rise In Cosmetic Procedures For 65+ People

Published on April 6, 2012

Reports show that 65 or older people are living better and getting themselves cosmetically enhanced more than ever before.  The longevity graph has steadily climbed with the average life span of females in America reaching to late seventies and that

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Court Ruling Blocks Botox Alternative Sales

Published on April 4, 2012

A free market economy encourages and promotes competition in businesses for maximum benefits to reach the consumer. Competition, however, sometimes leads to bad business practices when one or more of the competitors would have to be reined in through legal

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