Month: January 2011

Hello Beautiful!

Plastic surgery is about good health and it’s about beauty.  Beauty is hard to define, but we usually know it when we see it.  I think a good way to examine the question of what beauty is, is to look at some thoughts on the subject from the minds of great writers of the past.  Let’s start with a line from Ralph Ellison’s novel, Invisible Man.

“Had the price of looking been blindness, I would have looked.”

This is a good indication beauty is present and a fairly accurate description of the behavior of most men.  If this were a real thing that happened, all men would be blind.

Next, we have a Chinese proverb. 


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