Article | Aging in America; Is Botox Right for You?
This article discusses the booming industry of nonsurgical cosmetic procedures for women and men.
Client Valley Women & Beyond Magazine
Date January 2010
Skills Professional writing, captivating content for print publication
While the majority of the cosmetic surgical and nonsurgical procedures were performed on women, men had nearly 1.1 million cosmetic procedures performed and Americans spent just under $13.2 billion on cosmetic procedures last year.
In a down economy, Americans seem to have a certain amount of disposable income readily available for cosmetic corrections. Botox injections, according to the Academy of Plastic Surgeons (APS) are the most popular cosmetic procedure in the United States, with over 800,000 patients receiving treatments every year.