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Monday, 21 May 2018

How The Concept Of ‘Ageing Gracefully’ Is Changing With The Times

Learn anti-ageing tips from plastic surgeon
You no doubt know the phrase ‘ageing gracefully’ writes Dr Bryan Mendelson, Specialist Plastic Surgeon and Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons member. Ageing gracefully is a well-used concept from our parents’ generation, but its’ meaning has altered in this rapidly changing world. As originally used, ageing gracefully was a euphemism, that is an agreeable […]
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Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Breastfeeding After Breast Augmentation

Mummy makeover - post pregnancy plastic surgery
Dr Amira Sanki, Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ Board Member and Plastic Surgeon at Southern Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, says a common question she is asked by patients who have not yet had children when they are considering breast augmentation, is whether or not they’ll be able to breastfeed. Can you breastfeed after a breast […]
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Thursday, 3 May 2018

The Importance Of Philanthropy In A Successful Business Model

Importance of philanthropy in cosmetic surgery industry
Dr Tim Edwards, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Adelaide Plastic Surgery and Board Member of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons writes about the important role philanthropy has played to the success of his practice. Volunteer Work With Catherine House For over 10 years now we have been involved with Catherine House, a local Adelaide […]
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Thursday, 26 April 2018

Patient’s Reviews – How Accurate Are They Really?

Cosmetic surgery reviews
If you have ever considered getting some Cosmetic Surgery such as breast augmentation, you have probably been online to do some research on Plastic Surgeons writes Dr Isolde Hertess from Cairns Plastic Surgery and Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) member. A recent review showed that an increasing number of people check online reviews […]
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Wednesday, 18 April 2018

What Can Be Done To Reduce The Signs Of Ageing Around The Eyes?

Eyelid cosmetic surgery - blepharoplasty
There are some things in life that are unavoidable, and ageing is one of those things. Sadly the ageing changes start around the eyes and are first noticed in your late 30s or 40s and get worse with advancing age. The upper eyelid, eyebrow and the lower eyelid play important roles in the aesthetics of […]
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Thursday, 22 March 2018

Non-Surgical Injectables Used To Fight The Signs Of Ageing

Anti-wrinkle injections and cosmetic fillers
Our faces are the signpost for how we are feeling.  As we age, those signs tend to stay put by way of wrinkles, writes Dr Steven Liew, Specialist Plastic Surgeon and Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons member. We stress.  We squint.  We concentrate.  Combine these with the normal ageing process and for some, they […]
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Friday, 16 March 2018

Recovery Time After Face And Nose Cosmetic Surgery

Recovery time after cosmetic surgery
Whilst I can understand why people want to race out and show off their new features following cosmetic surgery, a big part of achieve the best result is giving your body the appropriate amount of time to heal properly writes Dr Warwick Nettle, Specialist Plastic Surgeon from Silkwood Medical and member of the Australasian Society […]
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Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Liposuction: What To Expect And The Potential Complications

Find out about the liposuction procedure and potential complications
When you’ve committed to a healthier lifestyle in order to get in shape, sometimes you still need a little extra help to shift stubborn fat from areas around the abdomen or hips. Dr Tim Papadopoulos, Specialist Plastic Surgeon and Immediate Past President of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), explains how body sculpting […]
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Monday, 12 February 2018

Let’s Face It, Anti-Wrinkle Injectables And Fillers Are Here To Stay

Anti wrinkle injectables (botox) and fillers
Let’s face it, we live in a world that is ruled by image, and it’s well documented that your personal presentation can either help or hinder the opportunities that are available to you, writes Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) Board member and Non-Surgical Symposium (NSS) Australia Scientific Convenor, Dr Tim Papadopoulos. There is […]
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Tuesday, 6 February 2018

The Baby Body Can Be Fixed With A Mummy Makeover

Mummy makeover - post pregnancy plastic surgery
So you’ve had your babies and now want a mummy makeover to get your body back.  Dr Terrence Scamp, Specialist Plastic Surgeon and member of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons explains why you need to be kind to yourself and what help is available to you when the time is right. For many […]
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