cosmetic techniques

New upper-lip lift techniqueResearchers in China say they have created an innovative method for carrying out an upper-lip lift.
Laser therapy for capsular contracture?A new study suggests that low-level laser therapy may be the solution to capsular contracture, a troublesome problem associated with breast augmentation and reconstruction procedures.
Pre-op injections for post-op rhinoplastyResults of a recent Brazilian study suggest that preoperative use of dexamethasone sodium phosphate alters the occurrence of edema and ecchymosis following rhinoplasty.
Tweaked technique for tough nasal-tip rhinoplastyResearchers report on a modified suture technique for patients undergoing corrective nasal-tip surgery.
'Boomerang' technique corrects gynecomastia for muscular menResearchers report their use of boomerang-shaped incisions to correct gynecomastia in male patients undergoing upper body lift surgery.
Facelift modifications in massive weight loss patientsDallas researchers suggest several techniques offer the MWL facelift patient enhanced results.
Bodybuilders and breast reduction: the optimal surgical approachResults of a new study examine gynecomastia treatment in the physically fit male population of bodybuilders.
Early intervention: fractional-laser scar treatmentCould a single treatment with an ablative CO2 fractional laser be effective for treating surgical scars? Get the study results.
Study examines venous risks with post-abdominoplasty compression garmentsCould the common practice of using compression garments post-abdominoplasty elevate the risk of blood clots? Brazilian researchers take a closer look.
Study: Tarsal sling for post-blepharoplasty lower eyelid malpositionHow effective is the tarsal sling stitch for preventing scleral show in lower eyelid blepharoplasty? Researchers report their study findings.