Archive for February 24th, 2011

February 24, 2011

Born this way? Get thee to a cosmetic surgeon.

Ethnic Differences Emerge in Plastic Surgery

Suzanne DeChillo/The New York Times

“When a patient comes in from a certain ethnic background and of a certain age, we know what they’re going to be looking for,” said Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh, the president of Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, which has three clinics in the city. “We are sort of amateur sociologists.”

Read the entire article here.

February 24, 2011

Where you should be shopping now: BCBG Max Azria Runway Spring 2011

If you are not familiar with the BCBG Runway collection, you are missing out on some beautifully designed dresses for a fraction of what you might pay in the contemporary department of any high end store. The Runway collection is a separate BCBG collection from what you find in department stores and is only available at a select number of BGBG stores.

In Chicago, only the Oak Street and Damen Avenue stores carry the line. The dresses pictured above will deliver in the next 45 days but you can shop the Resort collection which is in store now. See entire collection here.

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