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Check Out “the Doctor Oz Show” Wednesday 2/12 For Extreme Plastic Surgery!

Set your DVR’s!  I will be on The Doctor Oz Show this Wednesday, February 12th, to discuss extreme plastic surgery.  I’m accompanied by Dr. Drew Pinsky, whom I met for the first time during the taping.  I found Dr. Drew to be a very nice, genuine guy.  Very likeable and down-to-earth. I’ll post a link […]

  • Posted on: Feb 11 2014
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Extreme Plastic Surgery – My Strange Addiction

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player This is from today’s Bethenny show. The woman interviewed here was profiled on TLC’s My Strange Addiction and has breasts that are “one cup short of a gallon” on each side. And somehow she’s found a cosmetic or plastic surgeon who has agreed to make […]

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2014
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How Plastic Is Too Plastic?

The Bethenny Show had a very interesting series of segments this past Wednesday on Extreme Plastic Surgery. They interviewed a plastic surgery enthusiast, who was previously seen on the TLC special Plastic Wives, and a woman who regretted her previous plastic surgery. They also brought up the question of how young is too young for […]

  • Posted on: Jan 20 2014
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Age-Defying Tips From Your Fridge?

Tune in this Tuesday when I return to the Rachael Ray Show to show how you can use simple ingredients from your refrigerator to make you look younger!  These tips can take off the years for just pennies.  Here is the preview from the Rachael Ray Show website: Smart shopping and a clever fridge strategy […]

  • Posted on: Jan 6 2014
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Face Yoga – An Alternative To Plastic Surgery?

This one is hilarious. Check out this local news story where a woman claims that making funny, extreme facial expressions (and sounds) can smooth your wrinkles and tighten your face. No, I don’t buy this one at all. If anything, I believe that making some of the faces she recommends can worsen wrinkles, as these […]

  • Posted on: Dec 18 2013
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Does Smoking Pot Cause Man Boobs?

This is from my latest article from CNN.com that went viral.  A lot of comments on this one, mainly from people who disagree with some of the things I wrote! A young man in his 20s — let’s call him George — sits across from me in the exam room. “Dr. Youn,” he says, “I […]

  • Posted on: Dec 10 2013
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My Free Implants – CBS News Segment

WNEM TV 5 This is an interesting segment from local CBS News about a website called MyFreeImplants.com. They interview a patient of mine who used this website to have her breast implants paid for. No, the site isn’t a hoax, although the idea behind it is pretty… out there.

  • Posted on: Nov 30 2013
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Can Botox Injections Cure Your Blues?

This is an interesting article from the new Smart Beauty Guide: Two recent studies have shown that Botox injections can possibly alleviate symptoms of depression.  One study showed a 47% decrease in their subjects’ depressive symptoms.  The other study showed that 27% of subjects treated with Botox had significant improvement in their depression. So how […]

  • Posted on: Nov 20 2013
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