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Is Cosmetic Surgery a Taboo for Men?

  The world of taboos is constantly changing. Things that were totally shocking and unacceptable for men in our grandfather’s generation are now often just considered to be mundane. One massive thing that has changed is the way that men view their appearance. We often talk about how women feel pressured to look a certain […]

A Surprising New Plastic Surgery Trend

Working in Sydney and Newcastle, Dr Turner has seen and heard it all. After meeting with countless patients, it is amazing to see what diversity there is in the world. For every woman who wants larger breasts, there is another woman who wants smaller breasts. For each man who wants a smaller nose, there is […]

Do I Truly Want Cosmetic Surgery?

Deciding to get cosmetic surgery is a highly personal decision and it’s one choice that you definitely don’t want to jump into. To decide if you truly want cosmetic surgery, let’s look at some common reasons why real women choose to get plastic surgery and break down some of the myths out there. Why Women […]

Injectable Dermal Fillers

Injectable dermal fillers like Juvederm and Restylane aren’t just for your face! These treatments add volume, hydrate the skin, smoothing facial wrinkles, erasing acne scars, and plumping lips. Plastic surgeons are now finding more innovative ways to use dermal fillers to improve your appearance. Injectable fillers are now being commonly used in the following areas; […]

Plastic Surgeon vs. Cosmetic Surgeon

When searching for a plastic surgeon for any operation, many patients are not aware of the difference between plastic surgeons and cosmetic surgeons. Cosmetic surgery can be performed by many physicians, however they do not have the credentials that plastic surgeons work very hard to earn. This means that cosmetic surgeons are not under the […]

Patient’s to check doctors credentials

NSW Health is urging people who are considering having minor cosmetic procedures to check the practitioner’s credentials before undergoing treatment. A British survey found a quarter of all people contemplating cosmetic surgery did not know if their surgeon was properly qualified. The report prompted surgeons in Australia to launch an awareness campaign called ‘Think Over […]

Medical Tourism- keep it safe, keep it local

A nip and tuck whilst recovering by the pool with a cocktail sounds like a great proposition to some, but surgeons in Australia are warning that heading overseas to save money on cosmetic procedures could come at a much higher cost. Just as the cosmetic industry is booming in Australia, it appears that more and […]

Guidelines for Teenage Cosmetic Patients

Teenagers who want cosmetic surgery may have to pass a psychological assessment before going under the knife. The Medical Board of Australia also wants people seeking a procedure to undergo a mandatory cooling-off period before their operation. Under the guidelines proposed by the board, there would be a seven-day waiting period for adults and a […]

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  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
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