The Causes & Treatment of Glaucoma

In simple terms, glaucoma is a condition which damages your optical nerve. If not treated on time, the pressure on the optical nerve builds up and the situation gets worse. Moreover, glaucoma is a condition that’s believed to be hereditary and a person only begins to complain about its symptoms during the late years of life.

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Which Breast Implant Is Right for You?

With more than 300,000 breast implants performed annually, this surgery is the number one cosmetic surgical procedure in America. While women in their 30s are the most likely group to go under the knife, females from their teens to those in their senior years also opt to change the size and shape of their breasts.

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Five Tips for a Facelift Consultation

If you are considering taking a facial plastic surgery, you must have started researching for surgeons who will work with you to get the facial structures you need. For most facial plastic surgeons, they will offer a free consultation service before you decide to commit to the procedure you are considering. If you stumble in an office of a plastic surgeon who does not offer a free consultation, head out and look for a surgeon who does.

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What Is Orthokeratology?

For some people going to the ophthalmologist can be quite stressful. Usually, the trip to the clinic would be accompanied by a feeling of fear and uncertainty. However, thanks to technological developments, the chances are looking more promising for people who have issues with their sight, especially when it comes to permanently reducing their dependency on glasses and contact lenses. Regular ophthalmologist appointments are still paramount for keeping your vision in check, but it doesn’t mean the experience has to be uncomfortable. In order to help you lead a more relaxed and comfortable life, we have singled out some of the best reasons why you should opt for an orthokaretology procedure.

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Debunking Myths about Radiation Therapy

It could be due to its name or for any other reasons that radiation therapy has long been a victim of misguided conjectures. Despite being proven as an effective therapeutic treatment for various types of cancers, many people refrain from undergoing radiation therapy primarily because of the myths and misperceptions associated with the therapy.

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A Brief Overview of Facial Cosmetic Surgery Procedures

The days when cosmetic surgery was a taboo or something that only Hollywood celebrities dared (and could afford) to do are over. Cosmetic surgeries are becoming more and more popular by the day since they cost less than they did a couple of decades ago, and the results can be as subtle as you want them to be. There are surgeries which have become increasingly mainstream since they are effective in enhancing the look or function of certain areas of the body. We give you a brief overview of the most popular facial cosmetic surgery procedures.

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Mommy Makeover – Post Pregnancy Plastic Surgery

The plastic surgery is in some ways still a controversial topic, especially for new mothers. While they want to feel attractive and confident again, mothers are usually confronted with their own (and other people’s) judgment about their superficial wish when they’ve just had a baby. But, and this is a big but, in a same way that you decided to give birth and made a choice for your body at that moment, you are completely entitled to undergo a mommy makeover and plastic surgery after the birth, if the natural way of getting your body back in shape is too difficult or impossible. There’s nothing wrong with that as long as you’re a good candidate for a surgery.

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What are the Benefits of CO2 Lasers?

CO2 laser resurfacing can have profound and long lasting effects on the facial skin. This procedure is most commonly used to diminish aging-related lines and wrinkles, but it can also be used to treat facial scars or uneven pigmentation. The procedure will generally be completed in one sitting, and take between 30 minutes and 2 hours, depending on the surface area being treated. The patients we’ve treated with this procedure have been extremely pleased, as this relatively quick procedure yields dramatic results.

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Is Social Media making more people get Cosmetic Surgery?

Do you ever find yourself scrolling through your Instagram feed without really taking any of the information in? Do you ever think about what it is you’re actually seeing? Mixed alongside the impeccably edited images of spiced pumpkin lattes and your best friends pet dog, I’m sure there’s plenty of faultless images of beautiful people with flawless bodies? The likes of super models, super bloggers, and the Kardashians plus the ever growing celeb culture we live in today, means that we are more surrounded by ‘perfect’ people than ever.

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