Scars Left From Silicone Implants in Breasts?

Answer According to the Mayo Clinic, breast augmentation surgery has become one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgery procedures in the United States. Many who undergo breast augmentation do so ... Read More »

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Who invented silicone breast implants?

Silicone breast implants were developed jointly by two University of Texas Plastic Surgeons, Thomas Cronin and Frank Gerow. They developed the first silicone breast implant in 1962. In 1997, a film... Read More »

How to Choose Between Silicone and Saline Breast Implants?

In 2010, breast augmentation plastic surgery was the most popular surgery in the United States. If you're a candidate for receiving breast implants, there are many decisions to be made. One of the ... Read More »

Where are Allergan silicone breast implants manufactured?

In 2009, Allergan Inc., a company that makes silicone breast implants, moved its manufacturing plants from Ireland to Costa Rica. Allergan is an American company that is also known for manufacturin... Read More »

How to Remove Scars Left From Boils?

Boils, technically referred to as Staphylococcus or Staph infections, are small, ingrown bacterial seeds that cause swelling under the surface of the skin. They are often compared to ingrown hairs ... Read More »