De Maio: The Male Patient in Aesthetic Medicine




The demand for cosmetic procedures by male patients has increased in recent years. With this trend has come the realization that male aesthetic needs are different from female aesthetic needs. This book is the first hands-on guide dedicated exclusively to the aesthetic treatment of the male patient, and provides cosmetic surgeons with important information on how to obtain a natural male look for such patients. It explains facial aesthetics and the aging process in men, as well as the current aesthetic medicine techniques available. It also offers valuable strategies for avoiding and treating undesired results.
Written by internationally known experts in the field, this unique guide enables cosmetic surgeons to achieve the best possible treatment outcomes, as well as increased satisfaction in male patients.




Introduction.- Facial Aesthetics and Anatomic Balance in Men.- The Chronologic and Environmental Ageing Process in Men.- Patient Selection: How to Handle Male Patients.- Skin Care and Cosmetics for Men: What Kind of Products are Suitable for them.- Chemical Peels: How to Decide among Superficial, Mid and Deep Peels.- Lasers: from Resurfacing to Hair Removal and Treating Vessels and Spots.- Botulinum Toxin: The Secrets to Obtain Natural Male Look.- Fillers: Treating Wrinkles and Promoting Volumetric Facial Reshape.- Combination Therapy: How to Maximize Results.- Facial Surgery in Men: How to be Subtle with Efficient Results.- Complications: How to Avoid and Treat Undesired Results.- Acknowledgements.


Auflage: 1. Aufl. Verlag: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Erscheinungsdatum: 2009 Seiten: 239 S.
ISBN-13: 978-3-540-79045-7