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#Plastic Surgery

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Justine Bateman: 'Men’s older faces have always signified power, but for women that means a loss of power'
# Book Extract
# Book Extract

Justine Bateman: 'Men’s older faces have always signified power, but for women that means a loss of power'

Apr 21st 2021, 7:15 PM 26,023 Views 7 Comments

The US writer, producer and director shares an extract from her new book, Face: One Square Foot of Skin in which she explores the pressure on women to maintain their youthful looks.

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

This Insta MUA's fake plastic surgery transformation shows just how idealistic beauty standards remain
# Alexis Stone
From The Daily Edge
# Alexis Stone

This Insta MUA's fake plastic surgery transformation shows just how idealistic beauty standards remain

Jan 1st 2019, 3:59 PM 39,916 Views 0 Comments

This needs to be seen to be believed.

# plastic-surgery - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan
# Standard Of Care
# Standard Of Care

Plastic surgery clinics to be regulated under new licensing plan

Dec 16th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,225 Views 8 Comments

The new laws will give Hiqa more powers to investigate both public and private hospitals.

# plastic-surgery - Sunday 3 September, 2017

'Uncertified' barbers, hair salons and dentists are using Instagram to sell plastic surgery
# Social Media Marketing
# Social Media Marketing

'Uncertified' barbers, hair salons and dentists are using Instagram to sell plastic surgery

Sep 3rd 2017, 11:30 AM 10,852 Views 8 Comments

The vast majority of plastic surgery ads on Instagram come from people unqualified to perform the procedures.

# plastic-surgery - Friday 27 January, 2017

Increase in number of women undergoing surgery on their genitals
# Labiaplasty
# Labiaplasty

Increase in number of women undergoing surgery on their genitals

Jan 27th 2017, 1:45 PM 35,769 Views 63 Comments

In 2015, more than 95,000 women worldwide underwent labiaplasty.

# plastic-surgery - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Renee Zellweger has written a scathing essay about the rumours she's had plastic surgery
# Renee
From The Daily Edge
# Renee

Renee Zellweger has written a scathing essay about the rumours she's had plastic surgery

Aug 6th 2016, 4:37 PM 6,864 Views 1 Comment

“The double standard used to diminish women’s contributions remains.”

Mexican drug lord 'The Devil' arrested just before plastic surgery
# El Diablo
# El Diablo

Mexican drug lord 'The Devil' arrested just before plastic surgery

Aug 6th 2016, 11:30 AM 24,363 Views 30 Comments

‘El Diablo’ and his associates were arrested by Mexican troops without firing a shot.

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Irish plastic surgeon says Frozen's Elsa is not a good role model for little girls
# Let It Go
# Let It Go

Irish plastic surgeon says Frozen's Elsa is not a good role model for little girls

Mar 9th 2016, 2:34 PM 30,546 Views 61 Comments

John Curran said Elsa’s type of beauty is unattainable and that is unfair on young girls.

# plastic-surgery - Saturday 9 January, 2016

There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride
# Nose Job
# Nose Job

There's a plastic surgery craze in Iran and people are wearing their nose bandages with pride

Jan 9th 2016, 10:00 AM 25,305 Views 28 Comments

In Iran’s largest cities it is easy to spot women — but also men — with bandages on their noses, flaunting the fact they recently went under the knife.

# plastic-surgery - Saturday 21 November, 2015

This actor's searingly honest essay on his addiction to plastic surgery is going viral
# Body Dysmorphia
From The Daily Edge
# Body Dysmorphia

This actor's searingly honest essay on his addiction to plastic surgery is going viral

Nov 21st 2015, 10:31 AM 8,598 Views 2 Comments

Modern Family actor Reid Ewing believed that surgery would cure him of body dysmorphia.

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Former patient shoots dead plastic surgeon with hunting rifle
# Nose Jobs
# Nose Jobs

Former patient shoots dead plastic surgeon with hunting rifle

Sep 8th 2015, 3:12 PM 14,884 Views 17 Comments

Prosecutors in Russia say the man was unhappy over the results of several nose job operations.

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Gossip websites tried to say Meg Ryan looked 'unrecognisable' and nobody is having it
# Meg Ryan
From The Daily Edge
# Meg Ryan

Gossip websites tried to say Meg Ryan looked 'unrecognisable' and nobody is having it

Jul 8th 2015, 10:31 AM 6,344 Views 6 Comments

Leave Meg alone!

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Here's why everyone's talking about Uma Thurman today
# Face Off
From The Daily Edge
# Face Off

Here's why everyone's talking about Uma Thurman today

Feb 11th 2015, 3:20 PM 6,629 Views 4 Comments

The actress is the latest female celebrity to be hit with plastic surgery rumours.

# plastic-surgery - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland
# Under The Knife
# Under The Knife

Breast implants are the most searched-for plastic surgery in Ireland

Jan 8th 2015, 7:30 AM 7,423 Views 11 Comments

But what else are we looking up?

# plastic-surgery - Monday 29 December, 2014

South Korean plastic surgeons 'partied in operating theatre'
# Gangnam Style
# Gangnam Style

South Korean plastic surgeons 'partied in operating theatre'

Dec 29th 2014, 2:23 PM 17,018 Views 15 Comments

The incidents are being investigated, authorities say.

# plastic-surgery - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds
# NOT QUALIFIED
# NOT QUALIFIED

Unregulated plastic surgery procedures offered to 15 year olds

Dec 18th 2014, 11:56 AM 7,016 Views 11 Comments

The Oireachtas Health Committee has been told the industry is largely unregulated here.

This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian
# Kan't Kope
From The Daily Edge
# Kan't Kope

This man has spent over €120k to make himself look like Kim Kardashian

Dec 18th 2014, 8:32 AM 7,630 Views 12 Comments

You read that right.

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Irish guy makes remarkable timelapse video of his face healing after plastic surgery
# Amazing
From The Daily Edge
# Amazing

Irish guy makes remarkable timelapse video of his face healing after plastic surgery

Sep 30th 2014, 11:45 AM 18,026 Views 12 Comments

And it’s going viral.

# plastic-surgery - Thursday 27 February, 2014

New York hipsters have created a beard transplant boom
# Hirsutes You Sir
# Hirsutes You Sir

New York hipsters have created a beard transplant boom

Feb 27th 2014, 7:30 PM 23,744 Views 33 Comments

Yes, we did say beard transplant.

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Controversial plastic surgery apps no longer on iTunes, Google Play
# Children
# Children

Controversial plastic surgery apps no longer on iTunes, Google Play

Jan 14th 2014, 7:32 PM 9,157 Views 15 Comments

An online Twitter campaign was launched today asking for iTunes to reconsider how it markets the app.

# plastic-surgery - Monday 6 January, 2014

Bullied 15-year-old given free nose job by charity which claims to 'empower children'
# Controversial
From The Daily Edge
# Controversial

Bullied 15-year-old given free nose job by charity which claims to 'empower children'

Jan 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 31,966 Views 79 Comments

‘We can’t go after the bully, but we can try and empower the children.’

# plastic-surgery - Friday 15 November, 2013

Concern over female teens getting genital cosmetic surgery
# Women
# Women

Concern over female teens getting genital cosmetic surgery

Nov 15th 2013, 7:30 AM 26,811 Views 92 Comments

Two new papers also say that little research exists about the clinical effectiveness and risks of this surgery.

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

6 people who've had plastic surgery to look like celebrities
# Wise Decisions
From The Daily Edge
# Wise Decisions

6 people who've had plastic surgery to look like celebrities

Oct 23rd 2013, 4:15 PM 8,650 Views 3 Comments

Stop the world, we’re getting off for good this time.

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Reality show suggests plastic surgery for 14-year-old contestant
# Price Of Fame
From The Daily Edge
# Price Of Fame

Reality show suggests plastic surgery for 14-year-old contestant

Oct 8th 2013, 11:05 AM 3,834 Views 2 Comments

Young hopeful refuses to compromise to achieve her dream.

# plastic-surgery - Friday 26 April, 2013

Not just Suarez: Plastic surgeons handle as many as 200 bites every year
# Biting
# Biting

Not just Suarez: Plastic surgeons handle as many as 200 bites every year

Apr 26th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,585 Views 49 Comments

The Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons has taken the opportunity of the publicity surrounding biting this week to warn of the consequences of serious biting.

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Thinking of cosmetic surgery? Here’s the Medical Council’s advice
# Coosmetic Surgery
# Coosmetic Surgery

Thinking of cosmetic surgery? Here’s the Medical Council’s advice

Apr 2nd 2013, 7:15 AM 11,892 Views 12 Comments

The Medical Council said it has been concerned about private clinics operating unregulated – which is set to change when a draft bill passes.

# plastic-surgery - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 24th 2012, 11:00 AM 38 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# plastic-surgery - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Medicines board critical of Irish plastic surgery clinic over breast implant scare
# Breast Implants
# Breast Implants

Medicines board critical of Irish plastic surgery clinic over breast implant scare

Jan 7th 2012, 10:19 AM 2,673 Views 0 Comments

The IMB has revealed that the Harley Medical Group failed to communicate properly with their patients over the faulty PIP breast implants.

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns
# Implants
# Implants

Thousands advised to remove breast implants over leaking concerns

Dec 21st 2011, 10:24 AM 2,438 Views 21 Comments

Tens of thousands of women in Britain and France with low-grade silicon implants have been advised to have them removed over concerns they could leak.

# plastic-surgery - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

In pictures: Man who had thumb surgically replaced with big toe
# Thumbs Up
# Thumbs Up

In pictures: Man who had thumb surgically replaced with big toe

Sep 14th 2011, 11:24 AM 1,694 Views 2 Comments

James Byrne, 29, accidentally severed his thumb while sawing wood. But doctors had a clever solution…

# plastic-surgery - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Far from child's play: 9 weird, offensive and downright dangerous kids' toys
# Toys
From The Daily Edge
# Toys

Far from child's play: 9 weird, offensive and downright dangerous kids' toys

Jul 19th 2011, 12:22 PM 1,749 Views 13 Comments

As a breast-feeding doll goes on sale in the US, TheJournal.ie looks at some of the most ill-advised children’s products ever.

# plastic-surgery - Monday 23 May, 2011

Woman wins millions in damages after plastic surgeon 'played God' with her life
# Plastic Surgery
# Plastic Surgery

Woman wins millions in damages after plastic surgeon 'played God' with her life

May 23rd 2011, 10:53 AM 829 Views 0 Comments

Penny Johnson said she had been left with a permanent buzzing around her eye after nerve damage sustained in a botched facelift carried out in 2003.