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Gummy Bear Breast Implants

Published on July 9, 2013 by

A new kind of breast implant is taking the U.S. by storm, becoming increasingly popular due to its shape and unique material – and quite possibly also for its appealing nickname. Nicknamed “Gummy Bears” after the popular chewy fruit candy, these innovative breast implants are the latest craze in both breast augmentation and breast reconstruction […]

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Fat Grafting and Breast Surgery

Published on July 2, 2013 by

Recent studies show that techniques for breast augmentation surgeries are evolving. A survey found in the latest issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) medical journal, reveals that 70% of plastic surgeons in the United State have used fat grafting techniques for breast enhancement but most believe the treatment […]

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Brad Pitt Supports Angelina’s Mastectomy

Published on June 3, 2013 by

It’s important that through any plastic surgery operation, a patient has the support they need from loved ones to ease their concerns and help them recover. Angelina Jolie is no different than any other plastic surgery patient, and her partner Brad Pitt knows exactly what to do to help her surpass her difficult breast reconstruction […]

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