Derm Doc Reveals Men's Top 3 Treatments

Posted By American Med Spa Association, Monday, January 11, 2016

Record numbers of men are seeking aesthetic treatments that make them look and feel younger and keep them competitive in our always-connected “selfie” culture, according to Valerie Goldburt, MD, of Advanced Dermatology P.C. Men underwent more than 1 million non-surgical cosmetic dermatology treatments such as Botox, dermal fillers and laser resurfacing in 2014, a report from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) found. The top amount of cosmetic treatments among men skyrocketed 273% since 1997, according to the ASAPS. "Men are spending more time and money on their appearance than ever before," says Goldburt, a dermatologist specializing in both medical and cosmetic dermatology. “This trend is fueled by many factors, including the desire to be more youthful and competitive at work, the growing acceptance of cosmetic procedures, and the constant sharing of photos on social media. Men are learning that a fresher look can be [achieved] with very little downtime, which is extremely attractive to busy professi­onals." What cosmetic problems can quick, minimally invasive aesthetic treatments solve? Dr. Goldburt highlights three of the most popular treatments men are seeking: Read more at Skin Inc.