The Danger Behind Butt Injections

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  • The 411 on Illegal Butt Augmentations
  • The Bigger, the Better
  • Plenty Plumping
  • Bigger Bottom, Even Bigger Pockets
  • What Is in Your Injection?
  • How Dangerous Is Silicone?
  • It Can Mean Your Life
  •  Plumping Parties
  • Death and Complications Are Not Uncommon
  • Research Is Key

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More than 14 million plastic surgery procedures were performed in 2012, according to a study by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Scot Glasberg, the organization’s president-elect, has been practicing for 15 years. “Over the last five years, we have seen more patients seeking buttock augmentations,” Dr. Glasberg told BET.com. “Numbers are rising steadily because of the media and the images out there have more emphasis on the buttocks.”

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