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America's Perspective on Aging in a Youth-Obsessed Culture | Posted 08.06.2013 | Style

A recent infographic produced by CouponCabin puts America's perception of aging and corrective procedures into the spotlight. It conveys how women are more youth-obsessed than men and also shows the most popular and least expensive plastic surgery procedures.

Henry Winkler On His Greatest Passion And The Success Of 'Arrested Development'

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 06.03.2013 | Fifty

The iconic "Happy Days" star Henry Winkler has a lot on his plate these days. The actor who shot to stardom in the 1970s has won over a new generation...

Forever Young: My Battle With Botox

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 07.13.2013 | Comedy
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

One hot night in the summer of 2012, I was standing in my bathroom looking at myself in the mirror with roommate. It was three in the morning, he was a little hammered and we were taking inventory on our looks, as gay men do at that hour on a Wednesday night.

To Botox or Not to Botox -- That Is the Question

Audrey van Petegem | Posted 06.09.2014 | Fifty
Audrey van Petegem

I have spent this last year focusing on myself in a series I wrote about turning 50. But, I got carried away and became a little too self-absorbed. I made a mistake. A huge mistake. Warning signs should have been noted but I kept plowing forward. I got botoxed! It is almost like being punked by yourself.

Why Botox Can Actually Make You Depressed

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 04.26.2013 | Fifty

Botox injections may be designed to reduce wrinkles but they also may leave you feeling blue. Cosmetic injections of botox for crows' feet around t...

Gwyneth Paltrow: Botox Made Me Look 'Crazy' Like Joan Rivers

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.11.2013 | Style

While plastic surgery is certainly not on the decline, it seems more and more celebs are 'fessing up to their surgical exploits -- and often even admi...


The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.25.2013 | Black Voices

Last week Allure revealed its first-ever anti-aging survey for the April 2013 issue. Amongst fascinating findings on sex appeal, beauty and celebritie...

What's Vanity Costing You?

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 05.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Next time you look in the mirror and see what you want to see, think about how much it would really cost you to upgrade how you feel. Chances are, it's a lot less expensive than you think.

New Study Shows That Botox Is Not Just For Hollywood Glitterati

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 02.19.2013 | Style

Lest you think that Botox is only for the ageless Hollywood glitterati and "Real Housewives" cast members, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons ha...

Which Countries Get The Most Plastic Surgery?

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 01.31.2013 | World

It's been almost three years since Drs. Troy and McNamara hung up their scalpels, yet the plastic surgery craze is showing no signs of slowing down. ...

What if We're Not Gorgeous When We're Old?

Sienna Jae Fein | Posted 03.10.2013 | Fifty
Sienna Jae Fein

Aging has got to be OK; we have no choice. We hope for the day when women and men are not devalued for not being young, when they don't feel impelled to "fix" their faces as a hedge against invisibility.

The Bizarre Thing These Brides Asked Their Father To Do

Posted 01.04.2013 | Weddings

We all want to look flawless on our wedding days, but three New Jersey sisters wanted someone else in their life to look flawless, too: their dad. ...

Why I Don't Mind Facing 50 In The Mirror, Au Naturel

Lori Lothian | Posted 02.16.2013 | Fifty
Lori Lothian

What I don't see is a face doctored by scalpels and botulism toxin, or plumped by fillers or scoured and planed by lasers. I am every cosmetic surgeon's worst nightmare -- not because I need so much work but because I am so clear that the only work I need do, is beyond skin deep.

What's Next for an Imperfect World?

Marian Salzman | Posted 02.12.2013 | Media
Marian Salzman

Now that anybody can produce technically perfect, beautiful images with digital photography, we're seeing a countercurrent of interest in producing images that are not perfect but grainy, backlit, overexposed, blurred -- anything that suggests a human touch.

14 Things I Probably Won't Get For Christmas

Perry Brass | Posted 02.04.2013 | Gay Voices
Perry Brass

Everybody has a Christmas list, I guess. I've been thinking about Christmas and the kind of stuff I'd really, really like, although I'm sure I'm not going to get it.

David Moye

Pokertox: Botox For A Gambler's Poker Face | David Moye | Posted 11.20.2012 | Weird News

A doctor of aesthetic medicine in New York is taking a gamble that poker players are going to be the next big growth market for botox. Dr. Jack Ber...

Air(Brush) Apparent

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 12.16.2012 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

"I have a problem with the cover. She looks so young! It's like we're showing favoritism." It was at this point, dear reader, that the whistle was deployed.

Acupuncture for Beauty: Facelift and Health Lift

Dr. Jingduan Yang | Posted 11.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jingduan Yang

Because acupuncture does not act on a superficial level like Botox, fillers, or plastic surgery do, it really improves the health and wellness of your face and body. It energizes you physically, mentally, and spiritually. It brings true health and true beauty to a person.

A Cure For Excessive Sweating? New Procedure 'Microwaves' Sweat Glands

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 08.20.2012 | Healthy Living

If users Google "how to stop sweating" they get results for Botox injections, prescription antiperspirants and tips for applying baking soda to one's ...

Wall Street Men Heart Botox

Posted 08.06.2012 | Business

If your favorite banker looks a little better next time you see him, it may not be because of a vacation. Dermatologist Dendy Engelman told Bloombe...

Buyer Beware: Botox & Laser Horror Stories Reveal Need For Reform

| Posted 07.11.2012 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Anika Anand Proposed legislation in California would increase penalties for illegally owning ...

Why This 24-Year-Old Gets Botox Injections And Lip Filler

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

How young is too young for Botox? We're hearing more and more stories about young women getting "preventive Botox," so we reached out to one who has t...

An Open Letter to Botox

Dina Gachman | Posted 08.14.2012 | Women
Dina Gachman

I know people who know you. You're like Kevin Bacon in liquid form.

Appreciate Your Body -- Or Alter It with Caution

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 08.06.2012 | Women
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

I find it ironic -- and sad -- that cosmetic procedures intended to perfect people's bodies and improve their self-esteem too often lead to the opposite outcome.

Meet The Botox Botticellis (NSFW)

Posted 05.30.2012 | Arts

Phillip Toledano's latest exhibition, titled, "A New Kind Of Beauty" is heading for Los Angeles. The photo series captures classical portraits of subj...