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Columnist performs Botox u-turn

Columnist performs Botox u-turn

Botox is not just for celebrities, according to Sunday Times columnist India Knight. The writer has been an outspoken critic of the treatment in the past, but explained that as time passed she came to understand why so many people opt to have it. In fact, her views on the subject have changed to such […]


Dental implants ‘better than bridges’

Dental implants ‘better than bridges’

Old dental bridges need to be replaced with more permanent implants, it has been claimed. The American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) has warned that people wearing bridges which are over five years old are at risk of tooth decay as it can be difficult to floss. AAID president Jamie Lozada recommended replacing bridges with […]


Americans ‘seeking dentists’

Americans ‘seeking dentists’

Whether it be cosmetic or medical, "dentists" is the eighth-most popular term that consumers search for in the Yellow Pages. According to the Yellow Pages Association, dentists are searched for over 246 million times a year in the US, giving it a ranking of eight out of more than 4,000 possible search terms. The American […]


Has Clooney had a smile lift?

Has Clooney had a smile lift?

George Clooney appears to have had a smile makeover, a cosmetic dentist has claimed. The 47-year-old actor sported an extra bright smile at the Costume Institute Gala in New York earlier this month, reported World Entertainment News Network. After examining the photographs, cosmetic dentist Jonathan Abenaim told Star magazine that Clooney looks like he has […]


“Breakthrough”in facial rejuvenation

“Breakthrough”in facial rejuvenation

The cosmetic surgery industry has had a "breakthrough" in its understanding of facial rejuvenation, it has been claimed. A study published in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has revealed that a particular fat compartment located in the cheek is the key to a young-looking face. The research stated that […]


Subtle results are most effective, says surgeon

Subtle results are most effective, says surgeon

Natural, rested and subtle are ways to describe the results people should expect from facial rejuvenation, it has been claimed. Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr Alan Serure told the Houston Chronicle that the best kinds of treatment are ones which are not immediately obvious. Dr Serure recommended that people leave enough time in between their […]


TV programme gives a new smile

TV programme gives a new smile

Viewers of last night’s 10 Years Younger programme saw a mother-of-five have a complete smile makeover. The episode (shown on Channel 4 at 20:00 BST on May 27th) featured 38-year-old Amanda, who members of the public guessed to be an average age of 46. After years of drinking 20 cups of tea with two-and-a-half sugars […]


Dental implants have ‘redefined’ dentistry

Dental implants have ‘redefined’ dentistry

The advancement of dental implants has redefined the field of dentistry, it has been claimed. Reported by the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, the newly elected president of the Indiana Dental Association Mark Stetzel explained that dental implants use artificial roots as a foundation for fake teeth. However, unlike dentures, dental implants are permanent and therefore […]


Ramsay sparks Botox rumours

Ramsay sparks Botox rumours

Gordon Ramsay’s fresh-faced look at Britain’s Best 2008 Awards has sparked rumours he may have had Botox. The Daily Mail reported that the celebrity chef’s frown and chin lines were rather less pronounced than usual. Speaking to Heat magazine, plastic surgeon Alex Karidis said: "It’s possible he’s had some work done – Botox for the […]


Amanda Holden admits to Botox

Amanda Holden admits to Botox

Television personality Amanda Holden has confessed to having Botox injections. The Britain’s Got Talent Judge admitted in an interview with the News of the World that she has relied on the treatment to stay looking young. "I was out in South Africa filming Wild at Heart last year and I was constantly frowning in the […]