Launches Cosmetic Surgery Blog

June 15, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
Norwalk, CT —, the ultimate online destination for personal image enhancement solutions, launches in a joint effort with cosmetic surgery and patient education advocate, Marianne Guarena. Reliable information, emotional support, commitment, and education are the “invisible” arms that prepare consumers for a successful “aesthetic journey.” Undergoing cosmetic surgery is not a decision that people take lightly. Various reasons go into the consideration of any cosmetic or elective surgery, and the process is one that isn’t necessarily consumer-friendly. is here to provide consumer-friendly, informative and emotional support within a forum that will open the lines of communication with the public through real-life experience, honest answers, and advice.

“Having plastic surgery is exciting, scary, and fulfilling all at the same time. It not only can change how other people see you … but how you see yourself—inside and out,” says Marianne Guarena. Cosmetic surgery information is available through many sources, but finding someone with the personal experience and honesty to be frank about the experience, including its risks and benefits, is very difficult to find. By sharing her plastic surgery before-and-after experiences, the medical knowledge she gained, her passion about plastic surgery, and the latest cosmetic surgery procedures and news, Marianne is looking forward to providing those interested with friendly and emotional support and honest advice throughout the entire “aesthetic journey.”

The goal of is for everyone to walk away as informed as they can be, and to get an honest idea of what may be in store for them should they choose to undergo a cosmetic plastic surgery procedure. It’s like getting advice from a knowledgeable friend.

Reality is that a large percentage of the people that undergo cosmetic plastic surgery do so with very little to no knowledge of what they are getting themselves into. According to an American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ (ASPS) survey, nearly 40 percent of those surveyed believed they should have been more proactive in learning about potential side effects and complications before surgery.,’s latest development in their quest to help consumers make informed decisions about cosmetic surgery, will focus on helping others prepare for their cosmetic procedures and learn first hand about their risks and benefits - all from someone with real-life experience.

Marianne Guarena is the CEO of Enhancement Media, an Internet-based cosmetic surgery information and support network. Her primary goal is to assist patients in their quest for information on plastic surgery and to help them with every aspect of their “aesthetic journey.” She herself has undergone different procedures giving her the experience to support those who are considering cosmetic surgery or have after-surgery questions.

Founded in 2006, is a leading provider of information to help consumers make educated decisions about elective medical and dental procedures. With reliable and accurate information on cosmetic plastic surgery, surgical hair restoration, med spa therapies, cosmeceuticals, laser hair removal, and cosmetic dentistry, access to a network of 140 plus board-certified surgeons nationwide, hair restoration centers nationwide, flexible financing programs available, and 24 hour image consulting assistance with surgical procedures, can be considered the one-stop destination for cosmetic plastic surgery consultations and more. is based out of Norwalk, Conn. For more information on visit