July 19, 2020
What is plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery?
Plastic surgery covers both reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. Made necessary historically because of wars, beginning with the First World War, reconstructive surgery was used to rebuild and improve the appearance of the body following a congenital deformity, an accident or a surgical intervention. Cosmetic surgery is intended for people who wish to improve their [...]
June 22, 2020
Winter is coming to an end and with it the great cold. It has long been proven that our skin is subject to all sorts of external aggressions and that these aggravate the aging of our skin envelope. Tobacco, the sun, pollution, diet and hereditary factors play an essential role in the radiance, tone and texture of our skin... in [...]
June 01, 2020
Increasing the volume of the chest by hyaluronic acid injections or lipofilling begins to spread. Natural and adjustable results or no hospitalization are attractive. But are these methods medically reliable and financially advantageous? This is the question.Breast augmentation with hyaluronic acid injections Will women be tempted by the injection of hyaluronic acid to increase their breast volume? In any case, it [...]
March 04, 2020
Does the thought of putting you in a swimsuit on the beach depress you? Some people think that cosmetic surgery could give you both the figure of your dreams and a healthy outlook. At least that's what the Swiss online magazine L'Hebdo revealed on March 11, 2013. The psychologist Jürgen Margraf from the University of the Rurh in Bochum (Germany) [...]
April 06, 2019
Following the decision of the National Agency for Security of Medicines to ban the use of textured breast implants in France, here is the reaction of some learned societies. This collection of reactions is not exhaustive and there will be many more...It would seem that the French health authorities acted indiscriminately worthy of an official body in a context of [...]
February 14, 2019
History and evolution: Filling techniques with fat are now well known to us and are used to treat facial volume loss in particular. These lipofilling techniques have evolved towards the use of smaller and smaller fat cells in order to reduce potential irregularities that somewhat alter the result. Among the techniques used are microfilling, also known as SNIF (Sharp Needle Intradermal Fat [...]
January 07, 2019
On the 16th of December 2018, the CE certificate for textured breast implants and tissue expanders of the manufacturer ALLERGAN was not extended within the European Union (EU), Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. The reason for this is not new scientific findings or studies on the Allergan breast implants, but the fact that additional data on textured breast implants [...]
December 07, 2018
WHAT IS LAGC-AIM?
The abbreviation LAGC-AIM comes from Large Cell Anaplastic Lymphoma Associated with a Breast Implant and refers to a rare T cell lymphoma that develops around breast implants placed as part of reconstructive or cosmetic surgery.1 At present, the cause of LAGC-AIM is not clearly understood.IS LAGC-AIM A FORM OF BREAST CANCER?
LAGC-AIM is not a breast cancer in itself, [...]