Plastic Surgery Update is a new monthly video news report featuring hot topics in plastic surgery. From science and research to consumer trends, Plastic Surgery Update is a quick roundup of the most newsworthy stories in the field.
Produced by The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, this fast-paced, contemporary video is full of stories the health care professionals would want to know about, told in a fun, informative and entertaining way.
May 2012 Stories
The Chin is In – Chin implant procedures rose a whopping 71 per cent last year. What’s driving the increase?
Relief for Migraines – A forehead lift is working for some suffers. The study is in a recent issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
A Reason to Smile – The first full-face transplant recipient is now able to smile. The Department of Defence is watching closely and hoping to use the procedure on wounded soldiers.
Better Butts – The royal wedding gave way to the Pippa butt lift for women. Now, men are interested in the procedure for themselves.