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Cosmetic Procedures

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  • Facebook users in India turn to plastic surgery for perfect profile

    Facebook users in India turn to plastic surgery for perfect profile
    How much would you pay for the perfect profile picture? In India, young Facebook users are reportedly paying thousands of dollars for plastic surgeries solely for the purpose of improving the way they look on Facebook and other social networks. A...
  • Tech Takeaway: Tumblr for parents, Facebook face lifts in India [Video]

    Tech Takeaway: Tumblr for parents, Facebook face lifts in India [Video]
    Tumblr has tapped into parents, and some Facebook users are going to great lengths to get the perfect profile picture.  Moms are joining Tumblr: Since Tumblr was bought by Yahoo, users have created 14 million new blogs. It seems many of those users...
  • Women opting for surgery to get Michelle Obama's arms

    Women opting for surgery to get Michelle Obama's arms
    The American Society of Plastic Surgeons released its latest cosmetic and resconstructive surgery statistics on Monday.  Many of the trends were familiar.  In all, the group reported, Americans underwent 1.6 million cosmetic surgeries, including face-...
  • Kjerstin Gruys' year without a mirror gave her a true look at herself

    Kjerstin Gruys' year without a mirror gave her a true look at herself
    Kjerstin Gruys is a UCLA doctoral student in sociology with a keen, feminist's interest in body image. Her dissertation will plumb the relationship between appearance and inequalities in the workplace. Acutely aware of how our permeating obsession...
  • HELPED OR HOOKED?

    HELPED OR HOOKED?
    Fourteen of Doanh Nguyen's patients have died of prescription drug overdoses since 2005, coroner's records show. But he's not to blame for any of them, he said. His practice in Orange County's Little Saigon caters to pain sufferers of all kinds....
  • Nobel winner Joseph Murray dies; performed first successful kidney transplant

    Nobel winner Joseph Murray dies; performed first successful kidney transplant
    BOSTON — Dr. Joseph E. Murray, who performed the world's first successful kidney transplant and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work, has died at age 93. Murray suffered a stroke at his suburban Boston home on Thanksgiving and died at Brigham...
  • Phyllis Diller dies at 95; outlandish comedian

    Phyllis Diller dies at 95; outlandish comedian
    She was a self-described "cartoon," a zany housewife-turned-comedian with an electrified hairdo who broke into the male-dominated world of stand-up comedy in the 1950s with an outlandish wardrobe and a barrage of self-deprecating jokes punctuated by her...
  • Hollywood sign to get facelift as crews prep for repainting

     
    It wouldn't be a true celebrity without a facelift....
  • Amanda Palmer's Kickstarter campaign hits $1-million-plus jackpot

     
    Boston-based burlesque-punk artist Amanda Palmer's new Kickstarter campaign has brought in over $1 million, the crowd-sourcing website's first music project to do so....
  • Alleged Mexican drug lord arrested, authorities say

     
    Alleged drug kingpin Victor Emilio Cazares, among the most wanted drug traffickers in the United States, has been arrested in Mexico, despite having changed his appearance through plastic surgery, according to U.S. law enforcement officials....
  • Fashion news: Lady Gaga, Cameron Silver and dazzling Diane Kruger

     
    Lady Gaga was forced to cancel shows in Indonesia. Decades owner Cameron Silver has started his own style blog. Diane Kruger kicked off her gig as a Cannes Film Festival juror in a lace-up Versus mini dress....