September 15, 2008
How to Score a 10: Plastic Surgery for Men
According to movies, television shows and best selling
novels, the ideal look for a man must include 6 pack abs, a chiseled
jaw line, perfect pecs and oh, flawless skin… a tall order for even the
macho-est of the species.
So, more and more…men are turning to NIPS/ tucks and implants to achieve perfection.
a recent phenomenon, men now represent a growing segment of the
aesthetic surgery market. According to a February, 2008 consumer
survey, 57% of men approve of cosmetic surgery, with 20% saying they
would consider plastic surgery. Surprisingly, seventy-nine percent
(79%) of American men surveyed say they would not be embarrassed if
people, in addition to their family and close friends knew they had
undergone cosmetic surgery. Renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Nicholas
Nikolov of The Nilolov Center in Beverly Hills, states “approximately
20% of my facelift patients are men.”