Style How to find a qualified cosmetic surgeon you can trust, according to doctors
What Is Plant-Based Protein and How to Add More to Your Diet
Plant-based protein contains a blend of healthy fats and fiber. Here are 12 great plant sources of protein, plus a one-day sample meal plan to try. The post What Is Plant-Based Protein and How to Add More to Your Diet appeared first on The Healthy.
- Finding a trusted plastic surgeon can be challenging.
- You should make sure your surgeon is board-certified and has solid reviews before booking a consultation.
- If your surgeon tries to push additional procedures you didn't ask for, that's a red flag, experts say.
Poorly executed cosmetic procedures -likethat left a TikTok user with one of her eyes drooping - can injure patients or leave them permanently scarred.
According to the, the requests for cosmetic procedures like Botox injections, fillers, and nose reshaping is on the rise. As patient demand increases, plastic surgeons should be properly vetted to help patients avoid harm or
A 24-year-old student in Seoul died after a 'ghost surgeon' illegally performed jawline-altering surgery on him
Ghost surgery is illegal, but, as CNN found, the laws around it are weak - and the practice offers clinics a way to maximize their profits.Yoonjung Seo and Julia Hollingsworth detailed the incident in a new report for CNN on the epidemic of ghost surgery in South Korea.
Doctors say you should make sure your surgeon is board-certified, has satisfied reviews from former patients, and has an extensive portfolio of successful surgeries, before booking a consultation.
If your doctor tries to tack on additional surgeries to the one you want- that's also a red flag, experts say.
Make sure your plastic surgeon is board-certified
, it's crucial to ask if your surgeon has credentials, whether it be from the or the board of surgeons in the country you are traveling to for your procedure.
Without this certification, your surgeon may not have the medical knowledge to successfully perform the procedure you want or, under extreme circumstances, could be operating without a medical license illegally.
These 9 States Are Seeing the Worst COVID Spikes Right Now
There are close to a dozen states that have seen significant COVID spikes over the past week, according to data from The Washington Post.
"When a doctor is a board-certified plastic surgeon, it ensures that doctor is extensively trained in both facial and body procedures, has learned how to prevent and handle emergencies that may arise during a procedure and has developed technical skill and aesthetic judgment," saida , said.
You can look up if your surgeon is board-certified at the American Board of Plastic Surgery's website.
Make sure the reviews are good and the surgeon has an extensive portfolio of successful procedures
In addition to having a board certification, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons recommends looking through a doctor's portfolio before booking your appointment.
They should have good examples of before and after photos of the specific procedure you want so you can get a good idea of their work.
In addition to great before and after photos, they should have great reviews from former customers on their website. If you notice these are missing, you might need to do a little more digging to make sure they have a full list of satisfied customers.
The Truth About Asian Beauty Standards
Asian and American ideals differ greatly, but both create an unrealistic — and often damaging — perception of beauty.In the summer of 2010, I took a trip with my family to the town my parents grew up in the Philippines. Late one afternoon, after spending the day at the beach with my little cousin Yana, I went back to my Lola’s (grandmother’s) house. My Lola started screaming as soon as we walked through the door, and I could only understand parts of what was being said since she was speaking Bisaya, the local Filipino language. But one phrase repeatedly came up and stood out:"Ma itom ka.
You shouldn't feel like your surgeon is pushing procedures on you
Plastic surgeons aren't salesmen, they shouldn't be trying to sell you additional procedures you didn't ask about.
a surgeon trying to throw in a nose job with your breast implants for additional cost is a red flag.
You should feel comfortable with your surgeon and feel like they're working with you to address your insecurities rather than pointing out all of the features they personally would change.
"Ideally, you want to find a surgeon who will work with you to define your goals and provide you with realistic expectations for your cosmetic or reconstructive surgery," Dr.a plastic and reconstructive surgeon,
CO. by Colgate Has the "Cool" Oral-Care Products You Didn't Know You Needed .
The dazzling Gen Z-targeted collection not only looks fabulous in any bathroom setup but includes some seriously innovative (and gentle) products, like a no-rinse stain remover.But I'm happy to report that I've been making incremental progress since my last cleaning a few months before all of New York City shut down in March 2020. I floss at nighttime and have even dipped into using mouthwash (I know, groundbreaking), but I'm still not exactly what you would call "thrilled" about oral care as a whole. That's where Colgate's new sub-brand targeted toward Gen Z and young Millennials (hello, me) called CO. by Colgate, comes in.