My body had been objectified for as long as I could remember. So I decided to change it.
In her memoir, “Out of the Corner,” the “Dirty Dancing” star opens up about rhinoplasty gone wrong, the implosion of her career and why she’s telling her story now.
Or are injections just a temporary, addictive fix?
Getting diagnosed with a breast cancer gene mutation at 32 was a gift, but left room for disappointment too.
In France they were science-loving TV celebrities (molded by plastic surgery) whose own research was suspect, maybe a hoax. They died within days of each other.
A decade after scientists identified a link between certain implants and cancer, the agency ordered “black box” warnings and a new checklist of risks for patients to review.
A world obsessed with women’s hyper-visibility can dispatch them so swiftly to invisibility.
The ’90s-era supermodel said side effects from a fat-freezing procedure caused her to become depressed and a recluse after “not looking like myself any longer.”
Many balding men got hair transplants during the pandemic. Now they’re girding themselves for the return-to-office whispers.
“The burnout and PTSD used to feel like a temporary chapter. I see no end in sight now,” one nurse writes. Also: Welcoming Afghan refugees; cosmetic surgery.
Emphatically no, say experts — but there are things you can do to make your skin look better.
The procedure has the highest mortality rate of any cosmetic surgery, but many women are undaunted.
Procedures used to be done in secret, but in the post-Kardashian world, transparency is just part of the process.
California’s Medical Board started an investigation after Dr. Scott Green reported for the hearing on Zoom while in scrubs and with a patient on the operating table.
At 13, I was a guy with breasts, and I needed to get rid of them to survive my upcoming teenage years.
Cosmetic surgeons say business is booming after elective surgery opened up, with quarantine proving a time to heal in secrecy from renovation of face and body.
The cookie-cutter ski jump nose looks like a relic now, as cosmetic doctors approach rhinoplasties with a more artistic, individualized approach.
Her near-total face transplant in 2008 was the most complex at the time. She was the fourth patient in the world to undergo such a procedure.
The city on Tuesday rescinded a moratorium on elective surgery, clearing the way for some cosmetic surgeons to reopen.