4 Reasons to Throw Your Waist Trainer in the Trash

March 22, 2016 | Popular Posts |
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The desire for shortcuts to a fit body is nothing new—novel “secret weapons” for quick and easy body shaping are constantly brought to market. The latest craze among some celebrities (and, in turn, their fans) is waist training. Waist trainers are tight-fitting corsets worn for specific periods of time to… Read More »

Common Feelings After Cosmetic Surgery

March 15, 2016 | Cosmetic Surgery Recovery |
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The decision to have cosmetic surgery is incredibly personal, and it can come with a wide range of emotions throughout the entire process—from pre-consultation jitters to post-surgery “blues.” Just as you prepare yourself for the physical side of recovery, you should also know what to expect emotionally as your recover…. Read More »

The Biggest Cosmetic Surgery Trends of 2015

February 19, 2016 | Popular Posts |
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2015 was a banner year in the world of cosmetic medicine, bringing notable advancements for improving your appearance along with the promise of reduced recovery times. Let’s get ready for the year ahead with a look back on this exciting year. The Popularity of Less Invasive Options Continues to Grow… Read More »

Liposuction: When Will You Be Ready?

February 17, 2016 | Liposuction |
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If you’re planning on attending a big event and can’t wait to show off your slimmer shape after liposuction, you’ll want to make sure you time your surgery right. Use the infographic below to make sure you’re happy, healed, and ready to reveal your changes in time for the big day! Graphic… Read More »

Welcome Dr. Haiavy, Our New ABCS President

February 16, 2016 | News |
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It is with great excitement that we announce our newest President of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS), Dr. Jacob Haiavy! Dr. Haiavy is taking over for Dr. Samir Pancholi, who served the ABCS as president for several years. “It is an honor to follow in the footsteps of… Read More »

Breast Augmentation: When Will You Be Ready?

January 9, 2016 | Breast Augmentation |
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If you’re planning on attending a big event and can’t wait to show off the results of your breast augmentation, you’ll want to make sure you time your surgery right. Use the infographic below to make sure you’re happy, healed, and ready to reveal your changes in time for the big day! Graphic… Read More »

Featured ABCS Diplomate: Dr. Maria Lombardo

December 16, 2015 | ABCS Membership News |
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The American Board of Cosmetic Surgery is composed of an incredibly thoughtful, talented, and accomplished group of cosmetic surgeons. Recently, we had the opportunity to sit down and learn a bit more about Dr. Maria Lombardo, our featured diplomate for November. Dr. Lombardo has a great passion for the artistic,… Read More »

Who Should You Choose for Your Cosmetic Surgery? The International Business Times Weighs In

September 17, 2015 | Cosmetic Surgery Board Certification |

The International Business Times recently explored the financial, educational, and ethical factors behind an ongoing debate in their article “Medical Turf Wars: Plastic Surgeons Clash With Other Doctors About Who Can Perform Liposuction And Tummy Tucks.” Understanding the Issue The article covers the “state-by-state battle” that’s occurring within the medical… Read More »