Archives: January 2014

What You Should Know About Facelifts

Excerpted from Dr. Peter Adamson’s book Fabulous Faces (available on and edited for our blog. Surgery is a big deal, especially facial plastic surgery. It’s one thing to go under the knife because you have a serious illness and no other options. It’s another to voluntarily submit to a...

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Self Image: Perceptions of the “Real You”

(Excerpted from Dr. Peter Adamson’s book Fabulous Faces available on and edited for our blog.) Did you begin the New Year with resolutions to be more physically fit, eat better, and generally care more for your appearance? In today’s age, this often includes considerations regarding cosmetic surgery. DISSATISFACTION WITH...

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Another use for Botox® Cosmetic?

A study by Dr. Anil Shah in the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Chicago showed that injections of botulinum toxin into the skin appeared to decrease sebum production, which resulted in decreased pore size. The treatments appeared to decrease acne activity as well. Areas treated included the forehead,...

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