Tag Archives | Buzz Index
breast fat transfer, buzz index

Buzz Index: Breast Fat Transfer Has Folks Talking

There are good fats and bad fats but for many aesthetic consumers, the best fat is the kind you can remove from one problem area and inject into others that could use a little boost. And if recent discussions on RealSelf are any indication, that means breast fat transfers, which has garnered a Buzz Index score […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
skin rejuvenation, buzz index, RealSelf

Buzz Index: Summer’s Done But Skin Is Still Top of Mind

The beaches have emptied out, the swimsuits and pool towels have been put away, and people are facing up to the fact that the summer sun has taken a toll on their skin. The damage is not only on daily display in their bathroom mirrors, it’s a topic of discussion everywhere from the pages of […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
botox, migraine, worth it rating, online review

Buzz Index: Botox for Migraines Earns Mixed Reviews

Botox for migraines: Some patients swear by it; some would like to swear at whoever convinced them to try it. Either way, they’re definitely talking about it. The procedure, which earns a 46% Worth It Rating from the RealSelf community, topped all other procedures in the site’s weekly Buzz Index, with a score of 192. […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
RealSelf, sclerotherapy,

Buzz Index: When Aesthetic Consumers Talk, Smart Doctors Listen

If you follow the conversations on RealSelf, it’s obvious that aesthetic consumers are all abuzz about sclerotherapy, TCA peels and PicoSure treatments. Except, that is when they’re abuzz about cellulite treatments, Thermage and silicone injections. Or lap bands, lip augmentations and panniculectomies. So what do three sets of distinctly different procedures have in common? Over […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
collaborative marketing, brand advocate

Infographic Friday: Kickstart Your Marketing with Collaborative Input

As a Web-savvy doctor, you no doubt recognize how important it is to monitor your professional reputation by listening to what’s being said about you online. Perhaps you’ve even taken the next step, creating quality content, sharing it via social media and building the sort of following that leads to brand advocacy and great word-of-mouth […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
brazilian butt lift

Buzz Index: BBL Sisterhood Is Serious about Butt Lifts

Say what you will about social media but one fact is inescapable: When it comes to cosmetic surgery, what were once considered “whisper conversations” are being talked about like never before. And while the online dialogue is ongoing on dozens, if not hundreds, of subjects, you’d be hard-pressed to find a subject that inspires more […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
body lift realself buzz index

Buzz Index: A New Year, A New Body?

Maybe it’s the time of year. At a time when millions of people resolve to lose a little weight, those who have already lost a lot of it are more than happy to share their experiences. Case in point: aesthetic consumers who have had or are considering a body lift. In fact, according to the […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
tattoo removal permanent makeup buzz index

Buzz Index: Aesthetic Consumers Want More Permanent Makeup, Fewer Tattoos

In San Diego, a middle-aged woman wonders about the use of anesthesia for permanent makeup procedures, prompting responses from several doctors. In Ohio, a young woman wants to get an 11-year-old tattoo on her back removed, sharing her pre- and post-procedure concerns and advice with others seeking similar treatment. Two different patients, two different procedures […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
buzz index cosmetic dentistry braces

Buzz Index: After Braces, Patients Love to Grin and Bare ‘Em

Maybe it’s all those politicians smiling for the cameras or the models and movie stars sporting big grins at the newsstand — whatever the reason, a lot of aesthetic consumers these days are talking about teeth. In fact, according to the latest Buzz Index from RealSelf, dental procedures accounted for five of the 15 most-talked […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }