April 17, 2014

Who Said That?

Florida's quote of the day

| 6/24/2013

"Once we saw Maribel come out, fresh as a head of lettuce, we were like, wow."

-- Miami executive assistant Belkys Steigerwald, 53, who hosted a recent Y Lift party for four

Forget the Tupperware party. In this beachfront region of buffed bodies, where Botox parties and medi-spas are all the rage, image-conscious South Floridians aren't getting together over plastic containers.

They're trekking in groups to a Broward County doctor's office, where they share green tea, chocolate-covered strawberries — and a noninvasive cosmetic procedure that daytime TV's Dr. Mehmet Oz coined "the 30-minute miracle facelift."

Avon Lady, welcome to South Florida's Y Lift parties.

Read more at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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