Demystifying cosmetic surgery and its alternatives, this book explores the ins and outs of facial enhancement and antiaging techniques from the hottest procedures in Hollywood to the newest minimally invasive treatments and skin care. Based on Dr. Jacono’s professional experience and supported with scientific findings and medical research, the book covers everything from his approach in maintaining natural-looking beauty and the importance of balance to how to select a doctor and details of the procedures themselves. This well-informed yet readable resource includes thorough sections on topics such as optimizing skin-care regimens, injection treatments, hair restoration, types of face lifts, anesthesia, and cosmetic-surgery differences between men and women.
About the Author
Andrew A. Jacono, MD, FACS, is a dual board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, a fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American College of Surgeons, and the section head of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset. He is featured on the Discovery Fit & Health Network show Facing Trauma, which also airs on the Oprah Winfrey Network. He has been elected to the list of America's Top Plastic Surgeons every year since 2007 by the Consumers Research Council of America. He is the author of Face the Facts: The Truth about Plastic Surgery Procedures That Do and Don’t Work. He lives in Great Neck, New York.
"Dr. Jacono is an innovator in the world of plastic surgery. He has earned a reputation for zeroing in on what women need and delivering the aesthetic result they want." —Wendy Lewis, president, Wendy Lewis & Co Ltd