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Why More Men are Opting for Cosmetic Surgery

While not every man is a movie star, and men tend to be (perhaps) less self-conscious when it comes to their looks, exuding youth and masculinity in the workplace is often associated with success. While sophistication in appearance is still important to men, looking old can give others  the sense that they’re over-the-hill, tired, or part of a bygone era. Youth and vigor, and the appearance of such, are important factors in man’s self-esteem, which have driven more men in the last few years to visit plastic surgeons for consultation and cosmetic work.

Fighting to Stay Competitive in the Business World

The issue of marketability extends to individual employees just as much as the services and products their companies provide, and as unfair as perhaps it is to assume that the quality of an individual’s work is related to their outward physical appearance, it does happen, especially in highly competitive industries. If two employees come in with similar resumes and work experience, the younger employee is likely to be the favored choice. On the other hand, an air of sophistication can exude confidence, experience, and knowledge. But as men lose their hair, or start to look tired around their eyes, it’s natural for employers to question their desire and motivation, which is driving men to consider plastic surgery as a way to convey a sense of vitality to their future or current employers so that they don’t get passed over for promotions or lose out on opportunities.

Different Kinds of Plastic Surgery and Their Cost

Liposuction and Related Cosmetic Surgery Treatments

Many men find themselves needing liposuction for removing excess fat in hard to reach places that are resistant to exercise. Others need to have skin removed after they have lost a great deal of weight. Men with enlarged breast tissue problems (gynecomastia) caused by hormonal changes, hereditary factors or the use of certain drugs may turn to plastic surgery for male breast reduction procedures.

Facial Surgeries and Rejuvenation

Eyelid rejuvenation is another one of the most popular cosmetic surgical procedures for men. It consists of removing excess skin and fatty buildup around the eyes which can result in a tired or sunken look that doesn’t convey a youthful or motivated appearance. The average cost of an eyelid rejuvenation surgery is around $3000.

For younger men, chin augmentation is a popular form of plastic surgery in which a surgeon effectively enhances the projection of the chin, given the appearance of a stronger more masculine chin. The cost of a chin augmentation surgery runs around $6-7,000.

Read more about Facial Implants here.

Rhinoplasty, or colloquially, “nose jobs”, remain a popular choice for men that aren’t comfortable with their noses.

Chin Augmentation
Cosmetic Surgery for Men

Plastic Surgery for Men – Consultation

For men interested in having a cosmetic procedures done to enhance or revitalize their appearance, you want to find a doctor who has the proper skill and expertise, knows which procedure will be most effective, makes you feel comfortable, and respects your decisions. At the Royal Centre of Plastic Surgery, we pride ourselves on exceptional patient care.

Dr. Kenneth Dickie offers patients a personable approach to cutting-edge surgical and non-surgical procedures. We proudly offer plastic surgery services to Barrie, Collingwood, Sudbury, Orillia, Huntsville, Bracebridge and Toronto.

Schedule a personal consultation with plastic surgeon Dr. Kenneth Dickie, or call us at 1-855-726-2800 to learn more.