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Body Dysmorphic Disorder

A research paper published by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery) reports that up to 76% of patients suffering from a Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) seek to alleviate their symptoms with cosmetic surgery even though such surgery rarely improves the condition. BDD, a psychiatric condition characterized by excessive preoccupation with […]

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Asian Rhinoplasty

Author: Charles S Lee, MD; Chief Editor: John R Taylor, MD, FRCSC, FACS The same goal exists for rhinoplasty performed on Asians as for rhinoplasty performed on Caucasians, which is to build a natural-appearing structure that blends harmoniously with the face. As a group, Asians require augmentation of the nose to achieve this result, in […]

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Can a Nosejob change you?

You are what you eat. Clothes make the man. We’ve plenty of ways of slightly modifying our identity, some more drastic than others.
Socialite Tara-Palmer Tomkinson has said she “feels like a different person” after getting a new nose. The victim of a gruesome penis-hacking incident may feel the same.

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