Medical Spa MD is a community of physicians practicing nonsurgical cosmetic medicine. Join Us


2nd MD - Boarded US physicians work from anywhere.
Medical Justice
Relentlessly protecting physicians from frivolous lawsuits.

More control of your income, career, and lifestyle as a physician.
Newest Comments

Medical Spa MD is a world-wide physician community for clinicians in skin clinics, laser centers and medspas with thousands of physician members around the world. By using this site you agree to our terms of service and fine print.

« Medical Spa Classifieds: Used Palomar Starlux for $60k | Main | Antiaging »

FDA Gives Approval For Three Breast Augmentation

A number of main stream news organizations are reporting today that the FDA is suspending the need for medical injectables (like Restylane and Juvederm) from being approved before they're used.

AND they're going to allow third breast implants. (see image)

In a reversal of a long-standing rule against using anything that's not FDA approved for medical care, physicians (and presumably otheres since this removes injectables from FDA approval) can inject anything they want.

According to a statement provided by FDA spokesperson April Fulton:

There have been a number of cases where individuals with psychological problems have injected themselves with materials that include industrial silicon or even battery acid since they couldn't find a physician that would treat them. This regulatory change will allow patients who want to be injected with battery acid to find a physician who can perform this service rather than trying to do it themselves.

With the economy in termoil, many price concious consumers can't affort the cosmetic name brands like Botox, Restylane, and Juvederm, now they can access substitutes. We're looking to allow competition in a protected market that benefits consumers. Now, you can get injected with beef-stick if you want.

In addition, plastic surgeons will now be able to offer third breast implants. These treatments have been popular oversees (especially in Europe) but are now going to be availabe in the US. Expect to spend much more on bikinis. Three pocket bras are already appearing on eBay.

... Three breast augmentation has been show to have no greater statistical risk than single breast augmentation. It's been the norm in parts of Europe for years and we're not looking to penalize American plastic surgeons who could be performing these surgeries instead of having patients go oversees.

This is terrible. Don't be surprised if you find day spas or even oil change franchises jumping with both feet into 'medical' treatments now that the FDA is dropping filler injections as a regulatory body. Even hair salons will be able to provide 'beef-stick injections' or anything else they want without any regulator oversight and no one seems to have thought of the ramifications to clothing retailers and others of having to provide for a third breast.

To quote Ghostbusters, '“Dogs and Cats Living Together, MASS HYSTERIA!”

Plastic surgery gone wrong?! Speak to Irwin Mitchell about a medical negligence claim.

Reader Comments (6)

Jeff: Quoting another movie line - from the Arnold Swarzeneggar "classic" TOTAL RECALL -- "I wish I had THREE hands!"

Happy April Fool's Day!

04.1 | Unregistered CommenterTF

Laughing so much that I'm crying and can barely type. THAT is funny.

04.1 | Unregistered CommenterDermgal

thanks so much admin. this is a good post. ı have watching you everyday. this are the best netlog sites of and this is the best Chat Sohbet sites of . have a nice days see you later ardour team ! and the last one is one of the famous Chat site on see u later have a nice days.

Good god, writer, learn to spell. TWICE in this article you wrote "oversees" instead of "overSEAS."

02.5 | Unregistered CommenterGreg J.

Well, if three isn't enough you can always have four like this woman:,2933,588846,00.html?test=latestnews

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>

Join Medical Spa MD

Medical Spa MD

A community of dermatologists, plastic surgeons, laser clinics, & skin clinics world wide.

Medical Spa MD is a world-wide community of physicians and clinicians practicing cosmetic medicine. Please read our Terms of Service, Advertising Terms and Privacy Policy.

Copyright © 2011. All rights reserved.