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Happy BRA Day!
So what is BRA Day? It’s short for “Breast Reconstruction Awareness” Day. As a plastic surgeon, I find it surprising that there are a lot of women who undergo mastectomy and lumpectomy for breast cancer and are never given their various options for breast reconstruction. So today there are events being held in 25 countries […]
- Posted on: Oct 16 2013
Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery In North Korea Costs Only $3
But it’s punishable by forced labor. An interesting article in the Washington Post describes how teenage girls in North Korea dream about having the double eyelid surgery that is so prominent in South Korea. They desire it so much that they go under the knife in a black-market procedure, paying $2-$3 for a doctor to perform the surgery, […]
- Posted on: Oct 6 2013
What’s Behind Our Love Of The Butt?
There is an interesting and fun article in the Detroit Free Press today. Writer Georgea Kovanis explores the current obsession our culture has with the butt. Kim Kardashian? Beyoncé? Twerking? Click HERE if you are interested in reading it!
- Posted on: Sep 23 2013
The Seven Minute Eyelid Lift, One Hour Breast Lift, and Rodial Butt Lift Creams From “The Rachael Ray Show”
I’ve had a lot of people email me looking for the instant lift creams we tried out on “Rachael Ray” the other day. Here are some links if you are interested in purchasing them on Amazon. I have no affiliation with any of these products so this does not constitute an official endorsement of them. […]
- Posted on: Sep 11 2013
The Seven Minute Eyelid Lift on “The Rachael Ray Show” Monday Sept 9th!
My next all-new segment of “The Rachael Ray Show” airs Monday, September 9th! We will test out three products that promise instant lifts to your falling body parts. We’ll try a cream that promises to lift your saggy eyelids in 7 minutes, an instant breast lift cream, and a butt lift cream! To view the […]
- Posted on: Sep 9 2013
Should You Trust Your Doctor?
Here is my latest article on CNN.com. It’s inspired by a recent local story about a hematologist who allegedly misdiagnosed patients with cancer so he could charge for their chemotherapy. Most of us assume that our doctors are trustworthy. They undergo a minimum of seven years of postgraduate schooling, pass rigorous tests and are responsible […]
- Posted on: Aug 27 2013
Dr. Youn Introduces the Miradry For Excessive Sweating on NBC News
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player This is a recent segment I did with the local NBC affiliate on Miradry, the newest, permanent treatment for excessive armpit sweating. She had great results.
- Posted on: Aug 23 2013
Buttock Injections Killing And Maiming Women Who Seek A Cheaper Alternative To Plastic Surgery
From the Washington Post: Women across the U.S. are risking their lives for black market procedures to make their buttocks bigger, often involving home-improvement materials such as silicone injected by people with no medical training. Some want to fill out a bikini or a pair of jeans. Others believe a bigger bottom will bring them […]
- Posted on: Aug 7 2013
How Many Years Does Plastic Surgery Take Off Your Appearance?
There is an interesting study soon to be published that looks at just how many years plastic surgery can take off your face. And, can plastic surgery make you look more attractive? From Today.com: Zimm and four colleagues tracked 204 facial plastic surgery patients, all of whom had opted for primary facial surgical procedures such […]
- Posted on: Aug 3 2013
Metro Detroit Mother (And Patient Of Mine) Overcomes Abuse
Fox 2 News Headlines This is from a segment of Fox News in Detroit. It’s about a brave patient of mine who overcame a domestic abuse situation to discover the best in herself. If you or someone you know if a victim of domestic abuse, please visit HERE to learn about resources that can help […]
- Posted on: Jul 20 2013