men are zapping their wrinkles and lifting their drooping eyelids. The
trend is quantified in a 10 to 15 percent jump in the number of guys
getting a "nip/tuck," according to several area plastic
are getting Botox, fillers and laser resurfacing. In terms of surgery,
weíre seeing more men coming in for a reduction of breast tissue,
miniface-lifts and eye lifts," Dr. Mark Blake, a board certified
plastic surgeon with the Clinic of Cosmetic Surgery, says. "The
number of guys getting chin implants for a stronger profile has
Massaro, a board certified plastic surgeon who operates on eyes, says
in addition to lifting the upper lids, a lot of his male patients
between the ages of 40 and 50 are doing something about the "big
bags" under their eyes.
mention they are concerned about looking older and tired compared to
what they perceive to be younger competition in their office or
profession," according to Massaro.
slippery slope because you donít want to give somebody false hope
that changing their appearance will make them better (than other job
candidates), but it will hopefully improve their
self-confidence," Blake says.