CLOSE Americans underwent hundreds of thousands of breast implant, liposuction and nose surgeries last year, spending billions to make 2016 the most plastic year ever. An American Society of Plastic Surgeons report found Americans spent more than $16 billion on cosmetic plastic surgeries and minimally invasive procedures in 2016, the most the U.S.
By Kate McClymont Normal text size Larger text size Very large text size The untimely death of a patient undergoing routine nose surgery is bad enough for any cosmetic surgeon, but when Dr William Mooney discovered his recently deceased patient was a major underworld figure, with a posse of aggrieved associates, he was worried enough to call the police.
Dr. David Shafer, MD, is a celebrity plastic surgeon in NYC. He has worked in the industry for 12 years, and specializes in liposuction, facelifts, breast enhancements, and injections. The following story was told to Kelsey Castañon and edited for length and clarity. I've always been interested in sculpture and the mechanics of putting things back together.
Rebekah Vardy has undergone a boob job ahead of this summer's World Cup. The 36-year old - who is married to England player Jamie Vardy - replaced her implants at a London clinic in February. Despite previously admitting her regret over her first boob job, Rebekah explained that her recent surgery was to correct scarring and rippling caused by her old implants.
Chrissy Teigen has no problem telling it like it is, even when she's the subject. The model recently opened up to Refinery 29 about getting armpit liposuction and not giving a crap what people think about her decision. "I had an armpit sucked out, which was one of the best things," she revealed.
About 80 percent of U.S. women do not like the way they look, and Utah women are not immune to that feeling considering their extremely high rate of opting for cosmetic surgery. According to the Utah Women and Leadership Project, two-thirds of Utah's women know someone who has undergone elective plastic surgery.
Photo Credits: Tibrina Hobson / Contributor/ Getty Images Chelsea Handler is no stranger to cosmetic procedures (remember when she got a ProFractional laser treatment?), and it turns out she may be planning another one sooner rather than later.