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Plastic Surgeons share the top 3 procedures in Singapore for first half 2015

With Singaporeans getting more and more open to the idea of plastic surgery, the cosmetic department in Singapore has gained much traction over the last decade. In fact, cosmetic procedures are garnering so much attention in Singapore that topics on ‘lunchtime
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Doctor Spotlight: Plastic Surgeon Dr Marco Faria Correa

In this Doctor’s spotlight series, we feature Dr Marco Faria Correa. Originally from Brazil, Marco Farria Correa first came to Singapore in 1996, and got his full registration from the SMC in 2005. Crowned with several prestigious awards, he lets us

Doctor Spotlight: Plastic Surgeon Dr Shenthilkumar Naidu

In this Doctor’s spotlight series, Singapore’s first South Korean-trained plastic surgeon Shenthilkumar Naidu lets us in on what he had learnt throughout his career and discloses his mission of taking his patience through every step of their journey towards perfection. Amidst

Will this be the Botox equivalent for contouring a double chin?

A new drug capable of leveling out a double chin will be reviewed by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on March 9, according to Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, which is to market the drug should it get the nod. The drug,

Could BOTOX be used to treat asthma? Research shows Botox injected into the vocal cords help patients breathe

Botox is commonly used to smooth out wrinkles, but new research suggests it could be used to help asthma sufferers. In a world first as reported, doctors in Australia injected Botox directly into the vocal cords of asthma patients who were struggling

What are the alternatives to Botox?

Botox is the household brand for the toxin Botulinum toxin A. The FDA approved Botox for cosmetic use in 2002, and since then the use of Botox has become widespread making it a billion dollar market. Since then, there are alternatives

3 signs you’re doing plastic surgery for the wrong reasons

With plastic surgery being more widely accepted and even somewhat glamorized, many women find themselves turning to the knife to achieve their idea of perfection. Be it a little fine-tuning or an extreme makeover, many find plastic surgery their solution to

How to care for your eyes after Double Eyelid Surgery

Because most Asians are born with single eyelid, double eyelid surgery is one of the most common surgery for Asians. This surgery will increase the size of the eyes, bringing out the beautiful features of one’s face. Like most surgeries which will

Dangers of DIY self-injecting Botox

It’s become the quick fix for unwanted wrinkles, and now people can buy do-it-yourself Botox injection kits online. But doctors warn the risks outweigh the rewards. “For a patient to buy a kit like that and just think that if there’s

This Ad from a Taiwanese plastic surgery clinic is hilarious – or it will make you think twice!

This picture made waves sometime back in Singapore for the fact that it struck a cord with people. A handsome father and pretty mother surrounded by three children who very much resemble each other all smiling in front of the camera – it looks