Plastic Surgery: Not So Pretty

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(Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Considering a new face in the new year? Wait a minute, because a new study says the plastic surgery on your face may not make you look more attractive or younger to others. Bummer! It make take  a few years off your age, but folks may be saying trout pout behind your back.

“When we’re doing this kind of surgery I’m telling patients that they’ll look fresher, more energetic and less tired, and we have some data in the literature that indicates you will look younger, as we found,” Dr. Joshua Zimm, an attending surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Institute of North Shore-LIJ Health System in New York City, told HealthDay. “But clearly I cannot say that they will look more attractive,” added Zimm, the lead author of the new study.

Read up on the whole story from CBS News here.

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