Beauty Buzz: Aesthetic Trends for November 2010


This month on American Health and Beauty, readers were interested in maintaining their weight through the holidays, and beyond. Readers also wanted the details on removing spider veins and finding the right doctor. Zeltiq took the top spot for procedures, followed closely by SmartLipo, proving that body contouring remains popular.

Weight Loss Tips: Secrets of the Flat Belly Diet
This weight loss plan promises up to 15 pounds in 32 days, but does it really deliver?

Developed by the editors of Prevention magazine, the Flat Belly Diet is a weight loss plan that says users can lose up to 15 lbs in just 32 days. Liz Vaccariello, one of the diet's authors, stops by The Doctors today to discuss this diet pl... more

Weight Loss Tips: Getting Back on Track after Thanksgiving
If you feasted yesterday, follow these 4 tips to get back on track.

For those of you who weren't able to follow the pre-Thanksgiving feast rules we published earlier in the week, don't feel too bad. Hopefully, you got your fill on all your fa... more

Get Rid of Your Double Chin with the Minimally Invasive Lunchtime Neck Lift
Lose that Turkey Neck! Patients see fast results without going under general anesthesia with the Mini Neck Shrink Lift.

Imagine getting rid of the loose skin from under your neck, without the extensive recovery time of surgery. It's now a reality thanks to a combination of SmartLipo and a skin tightening laser device. The Mini Neck Shrink Lift is helping patients s... more

Varicose Veins and Spider Veins - Treatments and Causes
From laser spider vein therapy to injectable medicines, find out the details on spider and varicose vein causes and treatments.

Varicose veins and smaller spider veins are a common problem, especially amongst women over 50. According to The Doctors, half of all women over 50 will develop them. They are caused when valves within the veins that are designed to keep blood f... more

Choosing the Right Doctor - Tip 2: Make Sure They Have Experience
Many doctors now offer in-office body contouring procedures. Follow these tips to choose the best one.

Many physicians and aesthetic practices are offering minimally invasive treatments like SmartLipo, or completely non-surgical procedures like Zeltiq and Zerona. These procedures seem to offer the ideal solution - a real way to re... more

Botox Used to Treat Excessive Sweating
Underarm stains and a sweaty brow don't have to be a problem anymore. Botox offers relief from excessive sweating.

Hyperhidrosis is a medical term for excessive sweating. Sufferers are often embarrassed by the underarm stains and sweaty palms. Another area affected is the scalp. As one woman shared today on The Doctors, dealing with the sweat can be very difficul... more

Do Leg Toning Shoes Really Work?
Leg toning shoes are a popular new option in fitness apparel, but are they worth the extra price?

The latest in fitness marketing is the toning shoe. Nearly all major shoe companies are offering a toning shoe, one that promises to firm up the thighs and buns as you simply walk. The question is, are the shoes living up to their promises or are they just a... more

Ultrasound Stimulates Collagen Growth: Skin Tightening with Ulthera
Ulthera can tighten your skin and make that turkey neck disappear.

Having family and friends over for Thanksgiving can be stressful. Between all of the cooking and the house guests, you're probably also worried about how you'll look in all the photos. If you suffer from loose skin in the neck, often referred to as... more

Menopause Superfoods - Get Relief from Menopause Symptoms
Get relief from menopause symptoms with these hormone balancing super foods.

As women enter their mid to late 40's, pre-menopausal symptoms often begin. Hot flashes, brain fog, difficulty sleeping and night sweats are just a few of the common symptoms associated with entering menopause. There are also long-term effects on our bo... more


  1. Weight Loss Tips: Secrets of the Flat Belly Diet
  2. Weight Loss Tips: Getting Back on Track after Thanksgiving
  3. Low Glycemic Index Diet Good for Maintaining Weight Loss
  4. Get Rid of Your Double Chin with the Minimally Invasive Lunchtime Neck Lift
  5. You're Only 17 Days Away from Better Health with the 17 Day Diet


  1. Zeltiq
  2. SmartLipo
  3. Skin Tightening
  4. Thermage
  5. Permanent Makeup