Considering Botox? Here’s How (and When) to Start Doing It Right

Posted by Perspectives Blog Team on Feb 15, 2017 12:52:02 PM

Once the buzziest of B-words with “real” housewives and celebrities, Botox is now becoming a regular part of beauty routines for women of all ages. In fact, according to a report from the American Academy of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 64 percent of doctors reported an increase in patients ages 30 and under requesting cosmetic or injectable treatments.

“It’s important to start a relationship with a surgeon early,” says Daniel Westawski, M.D., who specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Einstein Healthcare Network. “It [Botox] can be a tremendous transformation if you chose to do it in one step and make you look like a totally different person.”

Instead, Westawski advises patients to take “a more European approach” to maintaining youthful skin by scheduling treatments a little at a time. The result, he says, is a more subtle look that cues people to say ‘oh you look great’ versus ‘what have you had done?’

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Topics: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Answers to Your Questions About Plastic Surgery

Posted by Perspectives on Aug 26, 2016 2:22:37 PM

On Thursday, September 29, 2016, Jared Liebman, MD, who specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery, fielded your questions in an online chat. The transcript from the chat appears below. 

Dr. Liebman performs a wide range of plastic and reconstructive procedures, including breast reconstruction, facial reconstruction, eyelid rejuvenation, brow lifts, liposuction, and scar revision. He has a special interest in aesthetic body contouring and fat transfer procedures.

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Topics: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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