Cosmetic Surgery For Dummies(English, Paperback, Olesen R.Merrell)

Product Description

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc

Genre: Health & Fitness

ISBN: 9780764578359, 0764578359

Pages: 388

Cosmetic surgery is one of today's hottest topics. From daytime talk shows and popular magazines to conversations at the
salon, it seems that almost everyone has had it, is thinking about it, or knows someone who is getting it. Statistics
show more and more women and men are having cosmetic surgery. And with all the options now available, it's important to
be fully informed before you make any decisions about having a procedure. Now, Cosmetic Surgery For Dummies is here to
guide you through today's top procedures, candidly addressing both the benefits and the risks. R. Merrel Olesen, MD, the
medical director of the La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre, and Marie B.V. Olesen, a nationally known cosmetic surgery
consultant, give you the tools you need to: Decide if surgery is right for you - Find a qualified surgeon - Set
realistic expectations - Evaluate the costs - Enhance your recovery and results This plain-English guide shows you how
to take advantage of all the advances in cosmetic surgery while avoiding the pitfalls that could compromise your safety
or the quality of your result.From implants to liposuction to Botox, you'll understand the right questions to ask your
doctor, how to prepare for surgery (both physically and financially), and the best ways to influence the healing
process. You'll also: Discover the latest surgery techniques and medications - Understand the different surgeon
specializations - Sort through the various non-surgical facial treatments - Evaluate your post-op care options - Cope
with complications - Deal with family, friends, and coworkers before and after surgery Complete with lists of questions
to ask before surgery and top Web sites for cosmetic surgery information, Cosmetic Surgery For Dummies is a practical,
friendly guide that will help you say hello to a new you!
Language: English
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Genre: Health & Fitness
ISBN: 9780764578359, 0764578359
Pages: 388
Imprint: Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
Author Info: R. Merrel Olesen, MD has over 30 years of plastic surgery experience. He has written patient information
and informed consent materials used by millions of patients. Marie B.V. Olesen has worked with hundreds of plastic
surgery practices to help them understand how to meet the needs of cosmetic surgery patients.
Width: 21 mm
Height: 236 mm
Length: 187 mm
Weight: 676 gr