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Eyelid Surgery

Our Aging Face-Part 3-Medical Alternatives

Robert Tornambe, M.D. | Posted 04.27.2015 | Style
Robert Tornambe, M.D.

A skillful facelift should make you look better, not necessarily younger. Most important, you should still look like you! Your plastic surgeon should require medical clearance by your personal physician. If you choose a surgical option, no matter what decade, consult a board certified plastic surgeon.

Avoiding the Wrong Eyelid Surgery

Michael Yaremchuk, M.D. | Posted 03.14.2015 | Style
Michael Yaremchuk, M.D.

I've found that the shape of the eye is determined by the relation of the upper and lower eyelids. In young adults with normal facial skeletons, the space between these upper and lower lids that frames the eye itself is long and narrow.

Korean-American Author On Cosmetic Procedures: I Don't Hate Myself Or Want To Be White

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 08.11.2014 | Impact

Korean-American writer Euny Hong thinks society’s stereotypes about cosmetic surgery might need some augmenting. Hong, author of The Birth Of Kor...

PHOTO: Is This Bizarre 'Smile' A Result Of Plastic Surgery?

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 08.21.2013 | Style

Earlier this week a bizarre photo hit Reddit, purportedly showing the results of a new plastic surgery trend. The user claimed the girl in the picture...

Facelifts Don't Make You Look More Attractive, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 08.12.2013 | Style

Not so fast with that scalpel! Turns out, plastic surgery is not the answer if you're looking to appear more beautiful. According to a new study p...

Cosmetic Surgery Slipping Through The Cracks At Medicare

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 05.30.2013 | Style

Medicare isn't usually associated with the more -- for lack of a better word -- glamorous procedures from the cosmetic surgery world. But it looks lik...

Is This Million-Dollar Surgery Necessary? Medicare Says Yes

Posted 05.30.2013 | Fifty

Taxpayers are forced to pay tens of millions of dollars for a potentially unnecessary cosmetic eyelid surgery covered by Medicare, according to the Ce...