Posts tagged "cosmetic surgery"

True Story: Plastic Surgery Couldn’t Fix Me

And it can’t “fix” you either.

Sydney Leathers | September 3, 2015 - 1:00 pm

8 Ways I’ve Been Made To Feel About My Asian Eyes

1. I’m 15 and for the first time in my life, a teacher calls me out on sleeping in class when I’ve been awake the whole time. I’m surprised it hasn’t…

Robin Yang | August 2, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Human Ken Says Human Barbie Is His “Arch-Nemesis”

Justin Jedlica, also known as the Human Ken Doll, has a problem with Human Barbie Valeria Lukyanova, who he calls his “arch-nemesis.”

I’m getting a crazy flashback to…

Claire Hannum | April 8, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Eek: Woman Busted For Performing Unlicensed “Vampire Facelifts”

It’s scary how often nowadays you read about some quack getting arrested for performing plastic surgery procedures without a license. Usually, someone tries to do an at-home butt augmentation or…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2014 - 3:00 pm

UK Cracking Down On Cosmetic Surgery Procedures

The United Kingdom is seeking stricter regulation of cosmetic surgery procedures, including an proposed ban on “free consultations” and “two-for-one” plastic surgery deals, as well as two stages of…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2013 - 5:40 pm

Girl Talk: Stop Waiting To Be Prettier

You know that moment, where you’re gripping some of your side fat in the bath, and you just ate all of the leftover spaghetti at once, with pesto and tomato…

Kate Fridkis | September 27, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Hot Links: Chin Implants Are So Hot Right Now

The fastest growing cosmetic surgery is … chin-implants? Bristol Palin was so ahead of the curve. [Newser]
Zac Efron and other celebs who bulked up for roles in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Science Can Now Turn Your Brown Eyes Blue — Permanently

Science, man. It’s a mystery. It seems that lately, science — rather than focusing on curing diseases or solving impending environmental disasters — has taken it upon itself to address…

Julie Gerstein | November 4, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Why Julianne Moore Won’t Be Getting Plastic Surgery

“My feeling is live and let live. But some of those procedures that make you look younger — I don’t know that they really made anybody look younger. I think…

Jessica Wakeman | June 24, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Did Bristol Palin Get Plastic Surgery?

Did Bristol Palin get plastic surgery with her babysitting abstinence-preaching money? It looks like someone’s got a new face! In these new pics, Bristol Palin’s face looks slimmer and more…

Jessica Wakeman | May 5, 2011 - 11:20 am

When Is Cosmetic Surgery The Answer To Bullying?

Bringing a whole new meaning the concept of “It gets better!” ABC News asks in an article about children getting plastic surgery procedures, “When is cosmetic surgery the answer to…

Jessica Wakeman | April 5, 2011 - 11:20 am

Today’s Lady News: Woman Claims She Can’t Close Eyes After Plastic Surgery

A woman claims she has not been able to close her eyes after plastic surgery gone wrong. Ew! Another reason to keep what your mama gave you! [Gawker]…

Jessica Wakeman | March 30, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Heidi Montag Shows Off Surgery Scars, Compares Herself To Edward Scissorhands

Heidi Montag is really trying to elicit sympathy for the scars she says 10 plastic surgeries caused. She has a scar below her chin from a chin reduction, a scar…

Annika Harris | December 21, 2010 - 4:45 pm

Girl Talk: My Bikini Waxer Suggested I Get Liposuction

I am a hairy person. Think of the hairiest person you know, then think hairier. Think “Harry and the Hendersons” hairy. Anytime I am within a tongue depressor’s distance of…

Jessica Wakeman | September 24, 2010 - 2:00 pm

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…

Susannah Breslin | July 16, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Want To Enhance Your Appearance With A Vampire Facelift?

OK, the vampire craze has officially gone too far. The original obsession over Edward and Jacob was understandable, “True Blood” still makes us swoon, and it was even OK when…

Bianca Posterli | July 14, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Boob Job Thief Gets Busted

Crazy boob job stories are everywhere these days and we have one more to add. Yet another woman has gone too far in an effort to make her girls bigger.

Nikki Dowling | April 1, 2010 - 6:40 pm

Moob Reduction Is The Fastest Growing Cosmetic Surgery

One of my male friends in high school had a not-so-secret shame and we both made fun of each other for the same thing — having big boobs. The rumor…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 1, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Amy Winehouse’s Breasts Aren’t The Only Body Parts To Get Plumped

Amy Winehouse was spotted leaving a doctor’s office, and don’t her lips look a little fuller? I’m so happy she’s taking an interest in her appearance now, but maybe she…

Annika Harris | November 6, 2009 - 5:20 pm