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Chris Barry is a staff writer and editor for Zwivel. Chris has written stories on everything from motorcycle gangs in the Caribbean to traveling the USA with Ringo Starr. His articles have been published in such high – and sometimes low – profile publications as Vice, Maxim, The National Post, The Globe and Mail, and Saturday Night magazine.

25% of all adults have varicose or spider veins. For over 75 years, sclerotherapy has been the leading procedure to remove them. Sclerotherapy is simple, fast, effective, and comes with limited side-effects or potential risks. Recovery is practically instantaneous. It's true, nobody's ever died as a result of spider or varicose veins, but that's not to say they haven't caused…

Cleft Chin Removal

There was once a time, not so long ago, when being blessed with a cleft chin was considered a highly desirable facial feature. Today, an increasing number of men and women are undergoing cosmetic procedures to minimize the appearance of deep chin clefts and dimples. Back in the mid-20th century, Hollywood icons like Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner and Clark Gable…

Bicep Implants

While most professional weight lifters bulk up their arms through exercise and diet alone, bodybuilders are among the first people to seek specially designed biceps implants to attain their aesthetic goals. This practice has attained a certain level of popularity among regular guys as well, as biceps augmentation surgery affords the opportunity to achieve the appearance of larger, more defined muscles…

Fibroadenoma

The vast majority of the lumps women find in their bosoms are not malignant tumors. They are much more likely to be relatively harmless cysts, or a fibroadenoma. Here we answer some of the most frequently asked questions on fibroadenoma symptoms, causes and treatments. When a woman or their gynecologist finds a lump within the course of a routine breast…

Zoom Teeth Whitening

Are you unhappy with the stained or discolored appearance of your teeth? While over-the-counter products may be inexpensive, they do not provide the same results as in-office treatments. Here we review the pros and cons of each of these methods, with a special focus on Zoom Teeth Whitening.  What Causes Yellow Teeth? Here's a few of the most common factors…

man facelift

More guys are going under the knife for cosmetic purposes than ever before. The rising popularity of these 10 procedures are a sign that many men have finally come to embrace plastic surgery as the norm. Updated, September 2017 Cosmetic procedures performed by qualified physicians have always been a popular option for those wishing to refine specific areas of their…

Pectoral Implants for Men

Exercise isn't the only route to a well-defined masculine torso. Upon first mention, the idea of pec implant surgery might seem like the lazy man's ticket to an impressively-toned torso without having to really work for it. And while there might be some truth to this assertion (not that there's anything wrong with it), it's usually not that simple. Outside…

Smokers Face

The good news is that many surgical and non-invasive procedures are available today to address age-related facial changes caused by smoking. The number of reasons to stop smoking cigarettes are essentially infinite. And whether you pay attention to the equally infinite number of health warnings encouraging you to quit or instead preferred to pretend they don't exist, you already know…

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