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My Detroit Free Press Interview: Celebrity Plastic Surgery, Trout Pouts, And More
This weekend I was privileged to be the cover story for the Life section of the Detroit Free Press. The article reveals my thoughts on plastic surgery in Michigan vs. California, popular celebrity plastic surgery body parts, and a couple cases of bad celeb plastic surgery. You can read the interview, complete with celebrity photos here. Thank […]
- Posted on: Jun 1 2011
The Current State of Cosmetic Stem Cell Treatments – Buyer Beware
You may have seen advertising for stem cell facelifts and breast augmentation. Some cosmetic and plastic surgeons are touting these treatments as cutting edge procedures that promise results far greater than anything we’ve ever seen in plastic surgery. So what is the truth behind stem cell cosmetic surgery? Stem cells are definitely the future of […]
- Posted on: May 28 2011
Plastic Surgery For Men – My Segment on GMA Health
Check out the latest in plastic surgery for men, courtesy of Good Morning America Health. Last year over 1.1 million cosmetic procedures were performed in men. Which are some of the most popular? To read about my intense experience with having plastic surgery, click here.
- Posted on: May 20 2011
What Makes An Innie An Innie? And More Belly Button Mysteries…
There is an interesting article on MSNBC.com that discusses the recent trend of cosmetic belly button surgeries. More and more people are undergoing umbilicoplasties to turn their ‘outie’ into an ‘innie.’ These surgeries are basically belly button hernia repairs and have been done for years, typically by general surgeons, not plastic surgeons. Here is a […]
- Posted on: May 18 2011
Secrets Your Doctor Doesn’t Want You To Know and “In Stitches” on Fox
Thank you to Fox 2 and Deena Centofanti for this great segment! To purchase “In Stitches,” Dr. Youn’s tell-all about becoming a plastic surgeon, click HERE.
- Posted on: May 16 2011
The Best Cheesy Pickup Lines Ever!
Enjoy this funny video a friend of mine made in honor of In Stitches! The Best Cheesy Pickup Lines Ever! I wish I had tried some of these back when I was single and couldn’t get a date. Maybe I would have gotten somewhere. In Stitches Update: Thank you to everyone who made it out […]
- Posted on: May 7 2011
Does Fat Removed Via Liposuction Come Back Elsewhere?
There is a fascinating liposuction study recently reported about in the New York Times. This new study, from the University of Colorado, focused on whether fat removed via liposuction can come back in a different area. From the NY Times: In the study, the researchers randomly assigned nonobese women to have liposuction on their protuberant […]
- Posted on: May 4 2011
My segment this morning on Take Five: Buttock Implant, Leeches, and In Stitches!
Thank you to Take Five for having me on the program!
- Posted on: May 2 2011
FDA Close to Approving Restylane for Use in the Lips – and My Celebrity Lip Slideshow on MSNBC.com!
An FDA advisory panel today voted to recommend approval for the use of cosmetic injectable Restylane as a lip enhancer. The FDA still needs to make a final decision, however they typically follow the advisory panel’s recommendations, according to an article on MSNBC.com. This is big news for Restylane manufacturer Medicis, which markets Restylane, its cousin Perlane, and the […]
- Posted on: Apr 28 2011
Good Morning America Health, In Stitches, and Doctor Secrets!
Thank you to GMA Health for a nice segment!
- Posted on: Apr 23 2011