Posts tagged "botox"

What’s Up With Mothers Who Encourage Their Daughters To Get Plastic Surgery?

Five years ago, British mum Deborah Higley had a boob job, increasing her bust from a 32A to a D. Her teen daughters, flat-chested themselves, shared a bedroom and would…

Jessica Wakeman | July 9, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Kim Kardashian’s Thoughts On Plastic Surgery

In news that should be a shock to absolutely no one, Kim Kardashian is now ready to admit that her picture-perfect look is not totally natural, and we’re not talking…

Bianca Posterli | May 25, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Can Botox Make You Look Older?

Oh, the irony. New research shows that fans of Botox injections might experience backwards results. Reports the Daily Mail, “… if you use [Botox] a lot, or have it injected…

Leonora Epstein | May 10, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Quotable: Hollywood’s Plastic Surgery Backlash

“I think everyone either looks like a drag queen or a stripper.” — FOX casting agent Marcia Shulman, on celebs who get Botox or plastic surgery [New York Times] …

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2010 - 11:20 am

Quotable: Jennifer Aniston Doles Out Blunt Beauty Advice

“I could do [botox], and I mean these lines are getting deeper every day, but when I tell you what’s happened to me — these lines are just about living.

Wendy Atterberry | March 31, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Botox Makes You Happy?

Ever wish there was a shot to cure sadness? Ever guess that shot was Botox? A new study suggests that freezing the muscles that create frowns (like the infamous jolt…

Lauren Panariello | February 11, 2010 - 8:50 pm

Snakes On A Face: Snake Serum For Anti-Aging?

Not to reinforce stereotypes, but this one is fairly common—a lot of women are scared s**tless of snakes. (Well, except maybe for Britney, but there’s something a bit crazy going…

Leonora Epstein | February 5, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Botox Terrorism?

So apparently, some terrorist groups around the globe are getting into the Botox biz. No, they aren’t concerned with laugh lines or crow’s feet. Only eight companies in the world…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | January 25, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Oh, Burn! Senate Adds A Tax On Tanning

You thought health care reform was all about boring stuff like health insurance, didn’t you? Well, it’s far more fabulous than that: Washington, D.C.’s finest are fretting over several medical…

Jessica Wakeman | December 21, 2009 - 8:15 pm

Quickies: Terrible Lady Mag Covers & Cast Changes On “The Real Housewives Of Atlanta”?

The 30 worst lady mag covers from the last decade. These are two of them. We are in complete agreement. [BuzzFeed]
The Committee Against Cosmetic Tax is holding a protest…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 11, 2009 - 9:45 pm

Are You Ready To Pay A “Botax?”

As the Senate attempts to suck the fat out of the 2,000-plus-page health care reform bill, there is one provision that donkeys are fighting to keep intact. Democrats have proposed…

Ami Angelowicz | November 20, 2009 - 4:10 pm

Girl Talk: I Got Botox … And It Didn’t Work!

A few years ago, I got Botox. A little here. A little there. The needle goes in. You want to scream. And a few days later, voilà! That part of…

Susannah Breslin | November 19, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Ageism Campaign Wants You To Embrace Wrinkles

Being wrinkly makes you interesting? And here we’ve been obsessing about wrinkle creams and anti-aging beauty products, thinking that getting old is a big downer. This ad campaign, called “See…

Leonora Epstein | October 26, 2009 - 2:50 pm

How To Tell If She’s All Botoxed Up

The way to instantly tell if your favorite celeb—or favorite suspected filler-happy friend—has had Botox? Look for “bunny lines,” according to the Daily Mail are when you have a totally…

Nina Carbone | October 8, 2009 - 12:23 pm

Quote Of The Day: Pamela Anderson Is Just Asking For Pervy Jokes To Be Made

“What does it take to look like me? Not much. I don’t wear suncreen. I don’t have a skincare program. I have no dermatologist and no cosmetic surgeon. Nothing’s been…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 9, 2009 - 7:50 pm

Quickies!: Susan Boyle Likes Being “Short And Plump”!

Susan Boyle gets glam in the September issue of Harper’s Bazaar. The singer comments on her fast rise to fame, but says she is not getting Botox and is fine…

Daniela Guernica | August 5, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Is It Unethical Not To Disclose The Collagen In Your Lips?

For better or worse, plastic surgery—both in its most extreme (Jocelyn Wildenstein) and subtler (Megan Fox) forms—is fully entrenched in modern day society. In fact, Botox gatherings have replaced Tupperware…

Erin Flaherty | August 4, 2009 - 2:00 pm

What Would Happen If Anti-Aging Products Really Worked?

As rational, educated women, we know in our heads that when it comes to the often outlandish promises skincare companies make, applying a so-called wrinkle cure will not actually erase…

Erin Flaherty | July 27, 2009 - 5:45 pm

Quote Of The Day: Rachel Weisz Hates Botox

“It should be banned for actors, as steroids are for sportsmen. Acting is all about expression; why would you want to iron out a frown?”– Rachel Weisz on botox in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 8, 2009 - 4:50 pm

The “Real Housewives Of New Jersey” Get-Pretty Secrets

OK, so in terms of “Housewives” seasons, the ladies from the Jerz are neck and neck with their sisters from Orange County in terms of plastic surgery, Botox, beauty treatments…

Nina Carbone | June 19, 2009 - 12:50 pm