How The Pandemic Is Changing Plastic Surgery
During quarantine, have you found yourself spending more time looking in the mirror? Using fancy face filters on social media? Considering booking a long-desired procedure? You’re not alone! According to New York’s much-sought-after plastic surgeon Melissa Doft, MD, the industry of nips and tucks is, in a word, booming. We asked her our most burning questions about plastic surgery during a global pandemic, and where she thinks the industry will go from here.
So, what kinds of changes are Dr. Doft seeing firsthand as patients trickle into her Manhattan practice? “The work-from-home mantra of COVID has dramatically increased the number of invasive procedures,” she says. Safely, of course.