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Cosmetic Surgery

Cosmetic surgery and nonsurgical procedures can enhance your appearance, which improves your self-confidence and self-esteem. Learn more about cosmetic surgery at Duke from the experiences highlighted here.

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Is Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery) Right for You?
Is Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery) Right for You?

Droopy, sagging upper eyelids and bags under the eyes can be natural parts of the aging process, but they can also negatively affect your self-confidence. If th ...

Considering Rhinoplasty? Here’s What You Need to Know
Considering Rhinoplasty? Here’s What You Need to Know

Rhinoplasty -- often referred to as a “nose job” -- isn't just a cosmetic procedure to make your nose look better. It's surgery and not without risk. That's why ...

Nonsurgical Facial Rejuvenation Options
Nonsurgical Facial Rejuvenation Options

At some point, almost every woman (or man) wishes a particular wrinkle could just be wiped away. A facelift is effective, but it’s a pretty big investment. You ...

After Skin Cancer Surgery, Careful Reconstruction Around Eyes and Nose
After Skin Cancer Surgery, Careful Reconstruction Around Eyes and Nose

For six months, Elizabeth Ann Badgett, of Clayton, NC, watched a painless, scaly spot appear and disappear on her nose. Each time the spot returned it was larg ...

Renewed Confidence After Breast Augmentation
Renewed Confidence After Breast Augmentation

Lori Flowers decided to undergo breast augmentation after facing a few life challenges. "I was young, healthy and ready to face the world," said the 46-year-old ...