Posts tagged "breast implants"

“Human Barbie” Mom Gives Boob Job Voucher For Her Daughter’s 7th Birthday

It figures a mother who made headlines when she taught her six-year-old daughter to pole dance would find another way to make the news: Sarah Burge of the UK gave her girl, Poppy, a voucher for breast implants on her 7th birthday. Burge, who is known as "the Human Barbie" for her slavish devotion to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 8, 2011

iAugment App Shows How Your Boobs Would Look After Breast Implants

Wondering what would your breasts look like if they were bigger? There's an app for that! iAugment is a Photoshop-style iPhone app that uses a 3D pic of your chest to show you how you'd look with bigger jigglies. iAugment allows you to view 17 different breast implant sizes — from "Blake Lively goes softcore"…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 9, 2011

Venezuelan President Takes A Hard Stance Against Fake Boobs

Big fake titties? American politicians can't get enough of 'em. But Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is firmly anti-breast implants. Speaking on a United Nations summit on great racks a state-run television station, Chavez railed against plastic surgeons who "convince some women that if they don't have some big bosoms they should feel bad." Chavez added…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 17, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Breast Implants Linked To Cancer

Breast implants, both saline and silicone, have been linked to lymphoma, a rare form of cancer, the FDA has announced. Lymphoma is not breast cancer, but it did develop around the scars left by the implants. [New York Times] Anti-abortion extremist Randall Terry -- he runs Operation Rescue -- has announced that he will challenge…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 27, 2011

Why Some Women Stay Wide Awake While Getting Breast Implants

I step into the doctor's office for a simple checkup and want the highest drugs possible to knock me out. But some women are getting breast implants and staying wide awake during the invasive surgery. Yowza! Said Kelly McCoy of Plano, Texas, a 23-year-old who had her B-cup breasts enlarged to C-cups, "Just the fact…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 27, 2010

Girl Talk: My Triple-D Disaster

The world laughed when Heidi Montag said that she felt like she was trapped in her own body because of her enormo breast implants. But I totally understand what she's talking about. At 25, I had lost a large amount of weight and my body fat percentage was drastically reduced in a short period of…

By: Jennifer Giglio / October 27, 2010

Woman With World’s Largest Breasts Finally Has Her Circus Boobs Removed

Earlier this summer, the world met Sheyla Hershey of Houston, Texas, who possesses the world's biggest breasts. Sheyla's knockers measure in at 38KKK, courtesy of some sketchy-sounding surgery that took place in Brazil because plastic surgery laws there are looser. Alas, Sheyla learned the hard way that carrying around a gallon of silicone in your…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 9, 2010

Quotable: Heidi Montag On How To Keep Your Plastic Double-D’s In Tip-Top Shape

"Giving my self a soft tissue breast massage. Ladies we have to keep those implants soft." -- Heidi Montag tweeted some useful advice to her Twitter followers yesterday. Thanks Heidi! [Twitter]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 8, 2010

Politician Raffles Off A Boob Job To Raise Campaign Cash

In America, the politicians act like big boobs. But in Venezuala, one politician is raffling them off. Gustavo Rojas is running as an alternate on the country's General Assembly and is raffling off free breast implants at $6 a ticket to fundraise for his campaign. Rojas admitted his method of fundraising is unusual, but claimed…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 30, 2010

Should You Get Breast Implants For Your Porn-Loving Boyfriend?

Over at Slate, advice columnist Dear Prudence tackles an epic question of breast proportions: Should a woman get a boob job because her boyfriend is a fan of all the big breasts that he sees in porn movies? "I am a B cup," she writes, "and although he says he loves my body, he adds,…

By: Susannah Breslin / July 16, 2010

Possessing The World’s Largest Breasts Creates A Unique Set Of Problems, Woman Finds

If there's one thing I like more than a boobs story, it's a deadly boobs story. Brazilian model Sheyla Hershey, 30, of Houston, Texas, is in possession of the world's biggest breasts, measuring in at a whopping 38KKK. Last year she told the Houston station KRIV, "I want to look better each day, every day.

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 14, 2010

Quotable: Kelly Rowland On Waiting A Decade To Get Her Boobs Done

"I'm very happy with myself. For me, my story behind it was making young people actually think before they do something. For me it was waiting. It's the message I actually had to say. When people found out about it, one person asked me and I just couldn't lie. I didn't feel the reason to…

By: Annika Harris / July 13, 2010

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 chat before sleep at night about how they, too, wanted breast implants. This year Deborah arranged for her 19- and 21-year-old daughters, Harriet and Rose,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 9, 2010

Do Boobs Have Their Own “Eras”? Let’s Ask Playboy!

Bored at work? A little horny? Head right on over to Playboy's website for a gratuitous boob photo spread on the "Evolution of the Boob"! Playboy dipped into their old photos to show us breasts from the past six decades because, apparently, "boob shape" is as cyclical as fashion. Now, I looked at those mammarie…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 14, 2010

Quotable: Sarah Palin Denies Breast Implants

"No, I have not had implants. A report like that is about as real and truthful as reports that [my husband] Todd and I are divorcing or that I bought a place in the Hamptons or that [my son] Trigg is not my own child. To be judged on or to be talked about o…

By: Wendy Atterberry / June 14, 2010

Russian Model With Circus Boobs Says Turbulence Ruined Her Plastic Surgery

It probably hurt, but Russian model Iren Ferrari learned a valuable life lesson about plastic surgery: Ferrari is suing a Swiss airline after she says turbulence burst her size 44J breast implants. But I will take take her word for it that they are as fragile as big, sexy water balloons. Ferrari claims the rocking…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 10, 2010

“I Love Plastic Surgery”: New Video Of Debrahlee Lorenzana, Citibank’s Sexual Harassment Accuser

Remember Debrahlee Lorenzana, who recently filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Citibank? A promotional video for Long Island Plastic Surgical Group featuring Lorenzana has now surfaced, in which she gets her second boob job and says she wants to be — and I quote — "tits on a stick."…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 10, 2010

Guy Shows Off His Fake Muscles For You

Have you ever seen "The Man Whose Arms Exploded"? It's the story of Gregg Valentino, a bodybuilder who injected himself with so many steroids that -- well, the title pretty much explains it. (By the way, don't click on that link if you don't want to see someone inject steroids into their arms in rather…

By: Susannah Breslin / May 7, 2010

The KK Cup Replaces The K Cup As The Biggest Bra Size On High Street

As a sometimes-proud member of the itty bitty titty committee, it's really difficult for me to imagine needing a K cup bra, let alone a KK cup. I'm in the minority, however, as the average size of women's breasts has increased over the years, as a result of weight gain, cosmetic surgery, and other unknow…

By: Annika Harris / May 5, 2010