Nearly 1.8 million surgical cosmetic procedures and about 15.5 million minimally invasive ones were performed in the US last year.
The American Academy of Neurology has released an updated list of guidelines with regards to the proper use of Botox or botulinum toxin (BTX).
Botox, a beauty procedure can relieve the extreme pains caused by migraine, experts said. It is also an effective treatment to three other neurological disorders according to an updated guideline from the American Academy of Neurology.
According to a new study, researchers found that prohibiting the nerves from sending signals via surgery or Botox could potentially slow down the progression of stomach cancer.
A new report claims that the selfie culture could explain the recent jump in cosmetic facial surgeries in America's youth.
The latest numbers from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons revealed that butt lifts procedures are getting more popular.
Botox won't actually make you feel better about yourself, a new study suggests.
Who needs liposuction and bariatric surgery? New research reveals that Botox, more commonly known as the miracle wrinkle eliminator, may help people lose weight.
The FDA just approved Botox Cosmetic for treating wrinkles near the eyes.
An independent review commissioned by the UK's Department of Health called the cosmetic industry a "crisis waiting to happen" and stated that more regulations need to be implemented on both surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures.
Botox injections used to diminish the appearance of crows-feet also reduce strength in the eye muscles which are key to your beautiful smile. Is this affecting your happiness?
Plastic surgeries in the U.S. have recorded a growth for the third consecutive year, say statistics reported by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). In 2012, more than 14 million plastic surgeries were performed in the country, which is 5 percent higher than 2011. However, there were fewer takers for breast augmentation surgeries.
A new report issued recently by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons ranks the country, both by amount of procedures performed and types of procedures.
Botox injections do not help in weight loss, says a team of researchers from Mayo Clinic. Study authors add that people who wish to lose weight must not get these injections, as they might lead to certain side-effects.
The administration of Botox or onabotulinumtoxinA was approved Jan. 18 to treat overactive bladder by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration agency. This treatment is strictly in cases where anticholinergics become ineffective, either the patient is non-responsive or cannot use them due to several reasons.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.