Tag: plastic surgery

Would you travel nude or naked?

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- May 11, 2019 20:04

Face Forward. Please! Traveling sucks the moisture out of our skin! We may start the journey looking terrific and deplane looking a total wreck because of the anxiety of getting ... Read More

Penang continues to draw tourists seeking to enhance their looks

editor editor- December 18, 2012 07:32

They are not just coming to this state for the sun and the surf. Affordable surgical procedures in Penang continue to draw “nip and tuck” tourists seeking to enhance their ... Read More

Chinese tourists flock to South Korea for “celebrity looks”

editor editor- April 16, 2012 06:25

It was in the mid-2000s when South Korean plastic surgeon Joo Kwon noticed a trickle of Chinese women walking into his clinic, even though he hadn't advertised overseas. Read More

Medical tourism – weighing the risks and benefits

editor editor- December 7, 2009 06:41

Medical tourism has seen a huge jump over the past decade, and is projected to be a US$100 billion global industry by 2010, according to the Deloitte Center for Health ... Read More

Visit Cornwall backs cosmetic tourism ops

editor editor- November 17, 2009 04:51

A national campaign to promote Cornwall as a so-called plastic surgery tourism destination is being supported by the county's tourist board. Read More

Why tourists flock to Seoul for a new face

editor editor- April 15, 2009 02:44

When Singapore resident Jennifer Lim, 28, got fed up with people asking her whether she was tired, even when she was energetically wide awake, she knew it was time for ... Read More

Worry over cosmetic surgery tourism surge

editor editor- January 17, 2008 01:44

New Zealanders flying overseas for a quick nip and tuck are returning with more than they bargained for, plastic surgeons warn. Christchurch cosmetic surgeon Dr Howard Klein said there was ... Read More