■FDA: Claims for lipodissolve products are "false and misleading"
The FDA this week warned several spas and at least one online retailer to stop using claims that their lipodissolve injections dissolve small fat deposits. Customers have reported permanent scars, hard lumps and dark skin spots after receiving the injections. MSNBC/The Associated Press (4/7)
Along these lines, I recently came across an interesting report entitled:
BATHROOM CAULK BUTTOCK ENHANCEMENT SENDS SIX WOMEN TO THE HOSPITAL
Six women were hospitalized in Essex County, N.J. this past February after receiving buttock "enhancement" that reportedly consisted of injections of diluted bathtub-grade silicone caulk from unlicensed practitioners.