Month: May 2023

How Cosmetic Surgery Can Improve Athletic Performance

Cosmetic surgery might seem like only something celebrities or those with enough funds elect to have done. But these procedures are increasingly common among professional and amateur athletes, too. That’s because like any other patient, an athlete can benefit from some of the most popular cosmetic procedures athletes such as breast augmentation, liposuction, rhinoplasty, and […]

An athlete running.

How Wellness Challenges Can Benefit Weight-loss Efforts in the Long Term

The International Food Information Council found that 34% of adults in the United States are actively trying to lose weight. Some people might want to lose weight for health-related reasons or to look and feel better. Other times, losing weight becomes about combating obesity-related conditions, many of which can lead to preventable, premature death. Because […]

A person practicing mindfulness by meditating on the beach.

When Can Cosmetic Surgery Benefit Overall Health?

In the United States alone, more than 15 million cosmetic surgery procedures are performed every year. This includes anyone seeking surgery to enhance their physical appearance to those who simply want to enhance their quality of life.  Although many assume that a large percentage of these surgeries are focused on the former, plenty of surgeries […]

A plastic surgeon’s gloved hands touching a cheerful person’s face.

Daily Habits for Preserving and Improving Skin Elasticity

According to a recent survey, conducted by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, nearly 70% of respondents considered getting cosmetic treatments to feel more confident and attractive. Everyone wants to look their best, which usually means having youthful, healthy-looking skin.  That’s where skin elasticity comes in, as it plays a significant role in achieving that […]

A person in a scalp mask pinching and stretching the skin on their cheek.

Unexpected Causes of Chronically Dry and Irritated Skin

Chronically dry or irritated skin can be uncomfortable to live with, but it can also be something that impacts your confidence. The American Academy of Dermatology says dry skin impacts almost everyone. Typically, dry skin is a result of a loss of the skin’s natural oils. It can appear red, flaky, itchy, or rough. Most […]

A person applying moisturizer to their dry, peeling face.

Improving Your Self-image for Greater Professional Success

Body image has been a significant topic in society for decades. Most of the time, people start to diet and exercise in an attempt to achieve their “perfect body.”  Nowadays, instead of striving for “perfection,” people are focused on tearing down the unrealistic beauty standards portrayed in the media and combating their negative effects on […]

A headshot of a confident business professional dressed in a suit smiling at the camera.