Natural Breast Enhancement Supplements

Natural Breast Enhancement Supplements

There have been claims that certain herbs can enhance the size of women’s breast. Manufacturers are quick to jump at this opportunity to make money. However, experts say that there is no proof that these so-called “natural breast enhancement supplements” actually work. Some of herbs such as fenugreek have been used to improve the production of breast milk. Others such as red clover and black cohosh have been used as treatments for breast disorders. None these however, will improve breast size. M…

Pros and Cons of  Cosmetic Vacations

Pros and Cons of Cosmetic Vacations

Tameka Raymond, wife of R&B superstar Usher Raymond, had medical emergency due to complications from a routine surgery in Brazil. Tameka Raymond’s condition is now stable, according to reports. However, her ordeal had people taking a closer (and wary) look at “cosmeic vacations.”Cosmetic vacations, basically mean having cosmetic surgeries done outside the US, where recovery time is spent in a resort of sorts. Style.com lays down the pros and cons.PROS:Hassle freeGoing on cosmetic vacations is a …

Is Plastic Surgery for You?

Is Plastic Surgery for You?

Many people opt for cosmetic surgery to feel good about themselves. The surveys conducted about the patients’ perception on cosmetic surgery yielded positive results. According to the respondents, they were generally pleased with the outcome of the cosmetic surgeries they went for. They also said that there were marked improvements on their self-esteem, social confidence and quality of life.On the other hand, hearing positive feedback about cosmetic surgeries does not mean that it is apt for eve…

Feel Great About Your Neck

Feel Great About Your Neck

Isn’t it weird to see a woman of a certain age with the smoothest face but with the most wrinkly neck? It’s because for years we’ve been taught to focus our care on our face. What we didn’t know and what we’ve just recently discovered is that what works for the face, works for the neck too.How to treat dark splotches?Blotchiness is caused by exposure to UV rays. UV exposure overstimulates pigment-producing cells.To treat dark splotches in the neck, some people reach for their bleaching cream. Ho…

Should You Have Cosmetic Surgery?

Should You Have Cosmetic Surgery?

Nose lift, face lift, liposuction, botox, brow lift, breast lift, chemical peel, dermabrasion, endoscopy, breast augmentation, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), buttock augmentation, facial implant, forehead lift, hair replacement, mentoplasty (chin surgery), thighplasty (thigh lift), tummy tuck and microdermabrasion (skim rejuvenation) are some of the very much in demand type of cosmetic plastic surgery.The word surgery has now been a normal occurrence in the world. In fact the doctors and clini…

How Safe Are Breast Implants

How Safe Are Breast Implants

There are two main reasons why women consider getting breast implants. First, for reconstruction after surgery and second, for breast enlargement. But before deciding on getting implants, it is best to be well informed regarding the procedure, the risks and breast implant safety. Types of Breast ImplantsThere are generally two types of breast implants: saline and silicone.Saline saline implants are made of a silicone outer shell filled with saline or sterile saltwater. Silicone silicone implants…

Getting Liposuction After Pregnancy

Getting Liposuction After Pregnancy

After the euphoria of giving birth, new moms (or even not-so-new moms) are faced by distress because of the physical changes to their body brought about by pregnancy. The most common among these problems is weight gain. Giving birth sometimes slows down the metabolism of a woman’s body. As a result, fats are not easily removed by diet and exercise – which post-partum women find hard to squeeze into their schedule. Due to this, more and more women are getting liposuction to gt their bodies back i…

How to Choose a Cosmetic Surgeon

How to Choose a Cosmetic Surgeon

Choosing a cosmetic surgeon is as important as a woman’s quest for lasting beauty. Proficiency and skill should rank high in the list of requirements for women looking for the right cosmetic surgeon to do such a sensitive cosmetic procedure. Although a cosmetic operation is a matter of choice rather than a necessity for women, still such procedures are serious undertakings. It takes some research and a knowhow to be able t make an informed choice. Expertise and ExperienceCosmetic surgery is cons…

Glossary of Cosmetics Terms and Definitions

Glossary of Cosmetics Terms and Definitions

Abdominoplasty – a surgical procedure which is aims to remove excess fat and skin from the abdominal area. More commonly called as a “tummy tuck”, this procedure can also be used to tighten the abdominal muscles to create a flatter and firmer stomach. Acne – a skin condition which is characterized by the excess production of oil from sebaceous glands. In the process, the dead skin cells blocks the pores that may lead to inflammation.Acne Scar – scars brought about by severe acne conditions which…

Cosmetic Surgery Recommendations by Age

Cosmetic Surgery Recommendations by Age

Cosmetic surgery can be age sensitive. There are several procedures that may be done only at a certain age in order to be effective. Depending on a woman’s age, plastic surgery options and results may also differ. One cosmetic procedure may be more suitable at a certain age than with others. Here are the recommended cosmetic procedures for certain age groups. Teen YearsTeenagers have limited options when it comes to cosmetic surgical procedures. Oftentimes cosmetic procedures done on teens are t…