Did Your Plant-Based Diet Lead To Serious Weight Loss? 3 Things To Ask About A Tummy Tuck Surgery

You've been working hard on improving your health, and you may have noticed many benefits of switching to a plant-based diet. On top of just generally feeling better, you have dropped some serious weight now that you've cut out unhealthy processed foods. Unfortunately, the one unintended consequence of losing so much weight is that you may now have excess skin and pockets of fat along your abdomen that create an unsightly bulge. Read More 

Blepharospasm: Causes, Diagnosis, And Treatment

Almost everyone has experienced an eyelid spasm. Also known as blepharospasm, eyelid spasms are generally benign but, in rare cases, can be related to neurological problems. They cause your eyelid to twitch uncontrollably and are more common in women. Blepharospasm may also run in families, and may even worsen over time. Here are some things you should know about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of eyelid spasms.  Causes Eyelid spasms are caused by spasms of the muscles that surround your eye, and typically happen when you're tired, anxious, or stressed. Read More 

Dealing With Loose Skin Caused By Losing Large Amounts Of Weight

If you have lost a good amount of weight, then you may see that you didn't end up with the perfect figure that you thought your weight loss would bring. Depending on the amount of weight you lost and the amount of time you lost it in, you can end up with a lot of loose skin and other issues. Here are some of the problem areas you may end up with and things that can be done to get help with those problems. Read More 

4 Options for Vaginal Rejuvenation

If you're unhappy with the appearance of your vagina or suffer from certain woes (like incontinence or vaginal dryness), vaginal rejuvenation can help you address these issues. However, there are multiple procedures that you can choose from for your vaginal rejuvenation needs. Here are a few options that might satisfy your goals for vaginal rejuvenation. 1. Labia Majoraplasty Labia majoraplasty is a surgical procedure that alters the size of the labia majora, which are the outer lips of the vagina. Read More 

3 Things Plastic Surgeons Wish Patients Knew About Surgery

When you opt for elective surgery, such as cosmetic surgery, the guidelines are far more stringent than those for lifesaving procedures. In fact, most reputable plastic surgeons won't perform a lot of procedures if they don't feel the prospective patient is emotionally and physically healthy. Here are three things you need to know if you have been considering cosmetic surgery. Nonsmokers Only Need Apply If a smoker requires emergency surgery, they'll obviously be treated, but most surgeons won't voluntarily operate on someone who is an active smoker. Read More