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Exclusive: Man Poses For Photos Before Stealing $4K In Botox From Doctor’s Office

Authorities say an alleged thief who struck an upscale doctor’s office posed for “before” photos and asked for more than $4,000 in cosmetic procedures before bolting.


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Best Los Angeles Spas For Botox

Botox is one of the most popular methods of maintaining a naturally youthful appearance and used by more than 11 million people in the US in 2011 alone. Check out these LA spas for botox.

CBS Los Angeles–09/10/2013

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Best Orange County Spas To Get Botox

Need a boost in skin vitality and a trek back to marked youthfulness? Here is a list of the best OC spas to get Botox.

CBS Los Angeles–09/03/2013

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Experts Warn Drinking From Water Bottles Could Cause Premature Wrinkles

CBS2’s Suzie Suh reports how you’re drinking H2O could affect your skin.



FDA Sends Letters To 350 Clinics Possibly Using Unapproved Versions Of Botox

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent letters to 350 medical practices last month alerting them they may have received unapproved medications from a foreign supplier.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/24/2012

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Allergan Pleased Study Shows Botox Provides Relief For Chronic Migraine Sufferers

Officials from Irvine-based Allergan, maker of Botox, said they were pleased that a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Wednesday shows the medication provides some relief for chronic migraine sufferers.


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New Device Promises Permanent Solution To Excessive Sweating

Its normal to sweat a little, but people who suffer from hyperhidrosis sweat so much that it often leaves them feeling self-conscious and frustrated. MiraDry is a new device that promises to put an end to excessive sweating.


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Spa Week Taking Place At Over 100 LA Locations Oct. 10-16

This fall’s Spa Week is just around the corner, offering $50 reprieves from the stress of daily life.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2011


‘Botox Mom’ Recants Story About Injecting Her 8-Year-Old Daughter

A mother’s story that she injected her 8-year-old daughter with Botox is once again raising eyebrows after reports surfaced that she made the whole thing up for money.


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New Study Says Botox Impairs Ability To Understand Emotions of Others

A new study says that although Botox injections may smooth wrinkles, it appears it also may lessen a person’s ability to understand the emotions of others.


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Job Pressures Behind Surge In Male Facelifts, Breast Reductions?

A new report shows a 2 percent jump in U.S. males opting for facelifts, Botox injections and other cosmetic work compared with 2009.


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Nip, Tuck: More Men Getting Plastic Surgery

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 1.1 million men underwent cosmetic procedures in 2010, a two percent increase from 2009.