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Industry spending reaches $15 billionFor the first time ever, Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical procedures.
Standing Out in the CrowdNew data reveals which states have the highest number of plastic surgeons per capita. Do you know how to stand out in the crowd?
Are you stressed?It’s national Stress Awareness month and Dr. Deborah Sandella has 5 tips for how cosmetic surgeons can reduce stress in their life.
Trends and truths: Facelifts, fat and BotoxASPS statistics are in: Facelifts make a come back, the love-hate relationship with fat continues and Botox still reigns supreme.
Muscle dysmorphia among men
Muscle dysmorphia among menCharacterized by the obsession to gain muscle and lose fat, this form of BDD is on the rise among men.
New restrictions for estheticiansSome states are restricting treatments estheticians can provide, with legal consequences. Is yours at risk?
Global plastic surgery market anticipates steady growthThe global plastic surgery market is expected to show steady growth over the next five years, according to a recent market research report.
Battle of the brandsRealSelf dips into its data to reveal which minimally invasive aesthetic products and technologies have captured consumer interest... and which are going to create competition in 2017.
Breast implants and breastfeedingFinally, an answer to the question: Do breast implants affect a mother’s ability to breastfeed?
How long does edema after rhinoplasty really last?Researchers share a timeline based on 3D images for post-op nasal edema after rhinoplasty.