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  • British Surgeons Group Calls for Ban on Cosmetic Surgery Advertising

    • 23 January 2012
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    A British Surgeons group is calling for the cessation of cosmetic surgery advertising in light of what it sees as "marketing gimmicks" that lead to unsafe and unnecessary surgeries. The President of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), Fazel Fatah told BBC news that "the many aggressive marketing gimmicks [not] only trivialize surgery but endanger the patient." Fatah further noted that patients are victim to "unrealistic expectations", "cras...