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What is Medical Aesthetics?

Medical Aesthetics is the practice of performing medical procedures to help achieve the patient’s aesthetic goals. Many aesthetic procedures are quick, minimally invasive, and have little downtime.

Some examples of Medical Aesthetic procedures are:

  • Facial Injectables
  • Chemical Peels
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Laser Treatments
  • Body Contouring
  • Treatment of Cellulite
  • Cosmetic Surgery

The opportunity in Medical Aesthetics continues to expand. Research shows that more than 73% of consumers worldwide expect to spend money on a physician-administered aesthetic treatment in the next year, compared to 50% who reported spending money last year.1

The opportunity in Medical Aesthetics continues to expand. Research shows that more than 73% of consumers worldwide expect to spend money on a physician-administered aesthetic treatment in the next year, compared to 50% who reported spending money last year.1

Though it depends greatly on the regulations in your state, most medical professionals can offer Medical Aesthetic services to help address their patients’ needs and goals. From nurses to plastic surgeons to dermatologists, many healthcare professionals find offering a variety of Medical Aesthetic procedures helpful for their patients and practices.

Allergan 360 Report, Percentage of the Total Global Aesthetic Conscious Consumers (n=10,694) who say they expect to spend money on a physician-administered aesthetic treatment this year. Percentage of the Total Global Aesthetic Conscious Consumers (n=7,326) who say they spent money on a physician-administered aesthetic treatment in the past year.

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