5 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Major Cosmetic Surgery

I’m going to level with you: Things are going to be pretty fucking gross for a little bit. Content notice: surgery, bodily fluids The boxer Mike Tyson once said, “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.”Now, I’m not generally one to recommend taking advice from Mike Tyson, but this is something that definitely rings true....more

So, I Got a Boob Job

I’m not saying that it’s a good idea for everyone. But I chose to do it, so I am going to bring you all along for the ride: this is my breast augmentation story....more

A Real Girl's Guide to liposuction...what to REALLY expect

A REAL GIRLS GUIDE TO LIPOSUCTION…what to REALLY expectPure Editorial – Non Paid Post  Intro by Ceci/ Article by Guest Blogger Caitlyn...more

Rage Against Aging: Are We Really That Ugly?

I am a recovered bulimic. I still freak the fuck out about my body.  I still feel fat most of the time.  I still can’t eat like a ‘normal’ person and I’m pretty sure I’m hideously disgusting 30% of the time.  This has been going on since my early 20s and has gotten much better with age, but with age comes a whole new set of reasons to freak the fuck out....more

Going Under The Knife: The Plastic Surgery Obsession

Plastic surgery is a medical specialty concerned with the “correction” or restoration of form and function.source: Wikipedia ————————————————————————————————...more

We Are What We Are. Aren't We?

You know what?  We are what we are, and no manner of changing our bodies will change who and what we are, whether that change be purely cosmetic, radically identity-altering (which won't change the actual identity - just the vessel that contains it) or just sick. (cutting off limbs,  undergoing extensive surgeries for no medical reason, etc, which sounds made up but which is something some people actually do!)  (Think of Michael Jackson.) Plastic surgery has its legitimate purposes, but much of the time it's just somebody who wanted a better nose....more

Would You Let Your Child Get Elective Plastic Surgery? I Would!

Given the financial means and the opportunity, would you allow your bullied teen to have plastic surgery to correct a problem? Several teens bullied because of looks were the focus of NBC News stories recently. Dateline spotlighted four teens who sought plastic surgery to repair problems with various facial features. ...more
I should have added this before, but trans surgery should have been included under" medically ...more

Phi, Fie, Foe, Phat?

Yesterday we took the girls to get their hairs cut. The eldest and the youngest just needed their bangs to be trimmed, but my middle daughter wanted a more radical change. Yes, my darling Stitch decided that she wanted her hair cut to look like the style “Roxanne Ritchi” had going on in Megamind. She wanted it short and sassy, baby!...more
We would never tell a child with a cleft lip that since the cleft palate had been fixed and thus ...more