NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New figures from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show men are doing more nipping and tucking.
The ASPS reported a 2 percent plastic surgery jump nationwide in just one year. In the New York metro area that spike may be even higher, 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera reported.READ MORE: New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken Pox
1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera speaks to Dr. Lyle Leipziger about the new trend
Dr. Lyle Leipziger, Chief of Plastic Surgery at North Shore University Hospital on Long Island, said he has seen “at least a 5 percent increase” in male clientele over the past few years.
“In my practice I’ve certainly seen an increase in the number of men,” Leipziger said.READ MORE: Broadway Vaccine Mandate: Audiences Must Be Vaccinated And Masked; Performers, Crew And Staff Required To Be Vaccinated
National figures showed a 14 percent increase in face lifts among men. Liposuction and body contouring were catching on as well.
Leipziger said he has seen a number of men come in to refresh their upper and lower eyelids.
“Men in business seem to do this quite a bit to make them look younger — especially in a more competitive environment,” he said.
Many believe that with plastic surgery becoming mainstreamed, it may become much more common to see men having work done.MORE NEWS: Man Suffers Broken Nose In Alleged Anti-Asian Attack At Midtown Subway Station
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