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Kybella offers non-surgical option to improve appearance

Valley certified plastic surgeon Daniel Shapiro, MD, FACS,

“Only old people have double chins,” said Sheila Morgan.  As a professional woman, Morgan wants to look and feel her best when it comes to her appearance and not have her looks hold her back.  However, after someone pointed out her double chin, she felt old. And that is something you don’t want to feel… Read More →

A facelift can make you more popular, study finds

Stem Cells Give Plastic Surgery A Facelift

Even though we are taught to “never judge a book by its cover,” a new study suggests people make immediate judgments about someone’s character based on his or her appearance. The study suggests women who underwent facial rejuvenation surgery were perceived to be not only more attractive, but also more likeable, to have better social… Read More →

The CORE Institute celebrates 10th anniversary

David J. Jacofsky, MD, chairman and CEO of The CORE Institute.

Ten years ago, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon Dr. David J. Jacofsky, along with Dr. John A. Brown and Dr. Mark D. Campbell, believed they could provide best-in-class orthopedic care to Phoenix area residents. Ten years later, it is clear that they have been able to bring that dream to fruition with 150 care providers, 700 employees… Read More →

Fat Stem Cells Can Be Used Cosmetically, Medically, As An Anti-Aging Alternative

fat stem cell transfer

Phenomenal fat: Fat stem cells can be used cosmetically, medically and as an anti-aging alternative. If someone were to tell you your fat could not only make you look up to 20 years younger, but also save your life, would you believe it? According to local surgeons, it can — with fat stem cell transfers… Read More →

Plastic Surgery Trends 2011: Increase In Nonsurgical Procedures, New Demographics

Plastic Surgery

Cosmetic Confidence: Scottsdale plastic surgeons report high numbers in nonsurgical procedures, as well as new plastic surgery demographic trends In 2010, nearly 9.5 million cosmetic surgical and nonsurgical procedures were performed in the U.S., according to American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery statistics. Breast augmentation was reported as the No. 1 surgical procedure, with more… Read More →

Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Experiences Increase In 2011

2011 Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Report
by in New You

Who says the economy is holding anyone back from spending a little extra cash on themselves? For the second year in a row, the number of cosmetic plastic surgery procedures continued to increase. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ (ASPS) 2011 Plastic Surgery Statistics Report, more than 13.8 surgical and minimally invasive procedures… Read More →