Face-Lift Health News

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Smiling Adds Years, But Not in a Good Way, Study Finds

A grin puts wrinkles around the eyes that make you look two years older, but there's a youthful look in surprise

When Do Plumped-Up Lips Become 'Too Much'?

At some point, augmented mouths simply begin to look unnatural, survey finds

'Optimal' Facelifts Do Make You Look Younger, Study Finds

Hundreds who took online survey thought women looked healthier, more attractive in 'after' photos

With Nips, Tucks and Fat Transplants, Americans are Reshaping Their Bodies

Cosmetic procedures are on the rise and patients aren't shy about what they're tweaking, study finds

Face-lifts Seem to Do Little to Boost Self-Esteem: Study

Researchers note that sense of self-worth is more complicated than appearance alone

'Fat Grafting' Widely Used During Facelift Surgery

Procedure is helpful for adding volume, roundness to certain areas of the face, experts say

Choose Wrinkle Treatments Wisely, FDA Advises

Scarring, allergic reactions and vision problems among possible side effects

Sagging Eyelids More Common in Men, Fair-Skinned and Overweight: Study

A family history of condition also increases your risk

Breast Cancer Patients Have Unrelated Plastic Surgery After Reconstruction

Women who've had a mastectomy sometimes seek procedures such as facelifts, study says

As Economy Rebounds, More Folks Try Turning Back Hands of Time

Report on cosmetic procedures finds Botox, fillers, chemical peels and laser hair removal topped the list last year

Most Forehead Lift Patients Recommend Procedure: Survey

But others are unsatisfied, and recovery time can be long

Chin Implant Surgeries On the Rise in U.S.

Some people may be motivated by unflattering views during video chats, surgeons' group says

Face Lifts Erase an Average of 7 Years Off Age, Study Finds

Panel of medical students looked at before and after photos in guessing ages

More Patients Seek Plastic Surgery Advice From Facebook, Twitter

Surveyed surgeons said Botox, nose and eyelid modifications among most common requests

Older Patients More Apt to Be Happy With Plastic Surgery

Those over 53, and those treated for depression typically most satisfied, survey finds

First U.S. Face Transplant Recipient Recounts Ordeal

46-year-old woman lost most of mid-face area in gun blast

Face Transplants Show Promising Results

2 cases demonstrate efficacy of surgery, but tissue rejection must be monitored, reports say

Cosmetic Skin Fillers May Cause Delayed Side Effects

Increasing use of polyalkylimide implant injections leaves skin open to infection, study says

Partial Face Transplant Patient Doing Well

French doctors report woman is eating, drinking and smiling 18 months later

Spas: An Option for All

No longer a destination solely for the wealthy, spa vacations can fit many budgets

Get a Nip-and-Tuck Over Your Winter Break

Time off gives patients time to recover discretely

'Turkey Neck' Takes One on the Chin

Surgical sling made of Gore-Tex lifts sagging skin, study says

Get A Facelift, Live Longer

Mayo Clinic study suggests surgery linked to longevity