LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Reality star Gia Khay had an all too unreal experience with a bad boob job.
Now, this Sherman Oaks native is warning other women to make sure they do a good job of checking out their doctors before they have any procedure done.
Khay stars on VH-1’s “You’re Cut Off,” a series about nine women who find out their families have cut them off financially for being spoiled.
Americans spend more than $10 billion a year on cosmetic surgery. That’s a lot of plastic.
Khay readily admits her money was not well spent.
She says there was an emotional — and financial — price to pay for her ordeal.
Khay wants to now spread the word … look up your doctor on the California Medical Board Web site and check the American Board of Specialities to find out if your plastic surgeon is certified.
For the California Medical Board, click here: http://medbd.ca.gov/
For the American Board of Specialities, click here: http://www.abms.org/