Why your nose looks bigger

12 March, 2018

There is a phenomenon whereby taking a selfie makes you look like you have a much bigger nose than you really do, called the nasal distortion selfie effect. With all the selfies being snapped daily, understanding how to take a better (read: less bulbous-looking nose) selfie seems like a good idea. There are billions of […]


Will I be happy with

18 January, 2018
This is a big question for the internet to answer, but there are a few key ways to figure out if you will be happy with your nonsurgical rhinoplasty or not. There isn’t a lot of data available on how satisfied people are with their rhinoplasties, surgical or otherwise, however it is still one of [...]

Does cosmetic surgery actually make

22 December, 2017
A small study has weighed in on whether cosmetic surgery can make us look more attractive, or just younger (and the same amount of attractive), or neither. The findings have been making waves, with the people charged with examining the photos reporting that the patients didn’t appear more attractive after their surgery and that they looked, [...]

Australian doctors seek ban on

20 November, 2017

Australian doctors are calling for a ban on all non-essential cosmetic surgeries for anyone under the age of 18. The Cosmetic Physicians Society of Australasia (CPSA) proposes that stricter controls be put into place so that teenagers are not receiving cosmetic or surgical procedures of any kind – no liposuction, no lip filler, no nose […]