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Breast Augmentation in Beverly Hills

Posted August 03, 2012

Breast augmentation surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures in the Beverly Hills area. You may be unhappy with the size of your breasts for more than one reason. Some patients have lost volume in their breasts after pregnancy and breastfeeding, while others have breasts that never developed as fully as they would have liked during adolescence.…

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Buttock Lift Surgeon Pasadena

Posted July 13, 2012

Pregnancy, aging, gravity, exercise and diet all play a part in the appearance of your buttocks. Engaging in a strict exercise regimen, such as consistent sets of squats, does not always provide a desirable firm look and/or feel. If you find yourself not receiving the results you long for, buttock lift surgery may be right for you.…

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Rhinoplasty Pasadena

Posted July 10, 2012

The nose is one of the most prominent features on the face. Therefore, if you are unsatisfied with the look of your nose, rhinoplasty may be an ideal option for you. The objective of rhinoplasty is to create a more balanced and proportional nose of natural form, look, and feel, depending on the patient’s wishes and aesthetic goals.…

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Tummy Tuck Options

Posted April 02, 2012

Individuals looking to achieve a slender and more striking midsection may be perfect candidates for tummy tuck surgery (“abdominoplasty”).The surgery involves the removal of excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen in order to tighten the muscle and fascia of the abdominal wall. This type of surgery is usually sought by patients with hanging skin after pregnancy or individuals with sagging after major weight loss.…

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The Importance of Post Operative Garments

Posted March 30, 2012

I cannot stress enough to my patients the importance of wearing compression garments after a cosmetic procedure. Compression garments may be a slightly uncomfortable and personally irritating at times, but the brief inconvenience will ensure your body heals properly. The garment plays a significant part in promoting and sustaining optimal post-recovery results.

The compression garments play a huge role with swelling reduction after a plastic surgery procedure.…

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Breast Augmentation Recovery

Posted March 28, 2012

Having breast augmentation surgery is just the first stage in a process to achieving the breasts you’ve always desired. The road to larger and fuller breasts with enhanced cleavage also includes a journey through the recovery process. Like all surgeries, breast augmentation has side effects that should be understood. The breast augmentation recovery period can lasts up to two weeks.…

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Problem Drinking Can Harm Marriages

Posted March 02, 2012

According to Fox alcohol dependence can play a negative role in a person’s marriage and cause early separation, according to a study released in the latest issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, reported Wednesday.

The study from Indiana University School of Education found that those who frequently drink alcohol were more likely to get married later in life, and less likely to have a successful, long-lasting marriage.…

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Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery Blog

Posted February 24, 2012

Welcome to the Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery blog. We are proud to offer a full array of plastic surgery services to men and women in the Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, and Hollywood, California area. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole has more than 20 years of experience and has developed a reputation for delivering exceptional results that often exceed his patients’ expectations.…

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E! Host Giuliana Rancic, double mastectomy, breast reconstruction

Posted February 14, 2012

As many of you may know, E! host Giuliana Rancic was diagnosed with breast cancer. After receiving a double lumpectomy and radiation, she decided to have a double mastectomy because her doctor couldn’t remove all the cancer in one breast. This is a decision that so many women face every year. Not only do they have to go through the heartache of a breast cancer diagnosis, but many opt for a double mastectomy with the hope of ridding their bodies of cancer for good.…

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The re-touching debate rages

Posted February 06, 2012

Photoshop and other retouching software packages have come under fire in recent years especially when they're used for the purpose of advertising.  According to recent Glamour magazine article the pushback against advertisers who regularly Photoshop their models is becoming an increasing trend. According to the articlemajor health organizations, like the American Medical Association, are calling for advertisers to tone down their tweaking because of the negative impact it’s been proven to have on body image.…

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