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6 Ways Your Vagina Shows Its Age

The vagina goes through a lot of changes during a woman’s life, from puberty to pregnancy to menopause. Unfortunately, this isn’t a topic many women discuss with their friends or family, and changes “down there” don’t get a lot of coverage in the media, either. The...

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Queen Of The Wrinkles!

The findings were presented in June 2015 at the 23rd World Congress of Dermatology conference in Vancouver. They draw into question whether beauty creams and treatments are actually effective. (This must have been quite a shock to study sponsor and cosmetic industry...

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Facial Acupuncture – Can It Make You Look Younger?

In this post, we’d like to talk about a different kind of cosmetic needling:Acupuncture for facial rejuvenation. #1 Question about Cosmetic Acupuncture: How Does it Work? To understand how sticking needles into your skin can rejuvenate facial appearance, you first...

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Why You Need to Get Fat

We don’t want you to become fat. We want you to get fat into your diet. Despite what you may believe you know about fat and nutrition, the fact is You need healthy fats in your diet to have healthy skin on your body The key to this concept, of course, is the...

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Breast Lift (Mastopexy)

A breast lift performed on its own will not increase the size or change the shape of your breasts. Breast augmentation surgery, which is sometimes performed at the same time, will change the size and shape. Breast lift surgery was the fourth most popular cosmetic...

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Hip Hop Beauty – Beyonce’s 22 Day Diet

Avoiding animal products for one day can improve your health and improve your looks Just twenty-four hours of meat-free living once a week can have a huge impact on how you look and feel. This is amazing news for anyone who doesn’t want to go all-in and convert to a...

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On The Road to Skin Cancer

69 year old truck driver who didn't war sunscreen for 30 years Source: The New England Journal of Medicine A truck driver for almost 30 years, McElligot admits that he didn’t wear sunscreen during his daily nine hours on the job, delivering milk in Chicago. He’s not...

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Costhetics 2015 Trend Report

Australians spent $93 Million on tattoos in 2012 The tattoo industry is estimated to be worth more than $100 million to the Australian economy and grew by 27.5 per cent between 2007 and 2012. At Costhetics, we think that makes 2015 Australian tattoo trends something...

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Hot For Cosmetic Surgery?

These concerns have led the Medical Board of Australia (MBA) to propose a cooling-off period between consultation and procedure. “We want to do what we can to keep the public safe, without imposing an unreasonable regulatory burden on practitioners.” – Dr Joanna...

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Costhetics Lifts the Shroud on Cosmetic Surgery in Kabul

Freedom of choice The promise of emancipation Symbol of free choice New-found freedom Have you ever thought of cosmetic surgery as a political statement? If not, we hope you’ll enjoy this article that looks at the evolution of cosmetic enhancement in the Middle East...

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Who’s Got The Winter Blues?

Since Australia is arguably the sunniest place on the planet, our Costhetics researchers began to wonder: Why do 1 in 4 Australian adults have a vitamin D deficiency? (Source:  Australian Bureau of Statistics) In this article, the Costhetics team looks at vitamin D...

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Costhetics Goes Behind Closed Doors – Part 2

Medical grade skin care Peels Anti-wrinkle injections Dermal fillers Laser facial rejuvenation treatments Source: Toowoombaplasticsurgery  Magnusson is also the Chairman of Education and Vice President of ASAPS, co-sponsor with the Cosmetic Physicians Society of...

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Costhetics Goes Behind Closed Doors – Part 1

The annual event is co-sponsored by the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and the Cosmetic Physicians Society of Australasia (CPSA). It’s considered the premier educational event for non-surgical aestheticians in Australasia. This year,...

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CoolSculpting Is Hot

CoolSculpting is a non-surgical fat reduction treatment that uses controlled cooling to banish stubborn fat that diet and exercise can’t budge in troublesome areas like these: Inner thighs Abdomen Love handles Muffin tops Fatty flanks Back areas If you haven’t heard...

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When It’s Time To Lodge A Complaint

The laws in Australia allow for a surprising number of people to perform cosmetic enhancement procedures, and some of them have no business doing so. They may be badly trained or unskilled, and when they cause injury to a patient, they need to be taken to task. If you...

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Know Your Rights With Your Cosmetic Doctor

That’s what makes the rare instances of an unsuccessful procedure so difficult for the patient, and for the provider, too. According to statistics released by independent forum TreatmentAdviser.com and reported in the Daily Mail, 20% of facelifts, tummy tucks, breast...

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The End Of Grey Hair

“50% of all people have a significant amount of grey hair by the time they turn 50.” – WebMD According to scientists, however, there may be a way to prevent hair from going grey, and the answer might be closer than you think. In this article, Costhetics looks at the...

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Ageing Hair Loss

In this post, Costhetics talks specifically about women’s hair loss. It’s a very common problem, but one few women like to think about, let alone discuss. Fairy Tale Tresses Throughout history, a woman’s hair has been called her crowning glory. Thick luxurious tresses...

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50 Shades of Grey

                We think vintage, because washing away the grey is so last century. In 2015, women of all ages are trading in their gold, crimson, black, and brown tresses for the vibrant “it” colour of the moment: silver. The...

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The Kindest Cut of All

Although the surgery was completed several months ago, doctors waited to announce their stunning news to assess the patient’s recovery. The procedure is fascinating, and its applications will be far-reaching in both cosmetic and medical applications. Costhetics...

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15,521 Penises Can’t Be Wrong

Until recently, there was no definitive answer, even for those bold enough to ask their doctors. Now, however, the British Journal of Urology has published the largest-ever study of its kind on this topic. The title: Am I normal? Team Costhetics knows that there are...

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Breast Augmentation Need To Know

The demand has never been greater for this figure-flattering procedure. Increased demand has led to more and more practitioners offering to perform this procedure. For them, breast augmentation surgery Is relatively uncomplicated and easy Doesn’t take long to perform...

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