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Instagram Ban on Cosmetic Surgery Filters from a Facial Plastic Surgeon’s Perspective

Digital filters that alter one’s appearance to mimic plastic surgery are not just harmless apps designed to entertain yourself and your friends.  The widespread use of these apps on social media could have serious implications.  We are all quite accustomed to seeing the photos of celebrities who seem to defy the aging process and who always look picture-perfect. Most of us are fine with it. After all, this is what celebrities do best: they look beautiful. Quite another thing when someone who appears to be just a regular person manages to look flawless on their Instagram posts.  This can easily … Read More

In the World of Plastic Surgery 20’s Are the New 30’s

And yes, you read that correctly. If you’re currently in or past your thirties then the title of this article might sound a little counterintuitive. That’s because age – for those of us who remember watching  The Golden Girls while it was still on air – isn’t the sort of thing we’re really prepared to embrace. After your 21st birthday, age isn’t really something to look forward to anymore, let alone rush towards.  Rather, we try and reverse it or at least conceal it as much as possible. At best, we’re taught to ignore it and live as if it … Read More

Is social media turning us into plastic surgery addicts?

Is social media turning us into plastic surgery addicts? Or has our addiction to social media made us more informed and educated consumers? Cosmetic surgery, facial rejuvenation and social media have all been on the rise over the past decade, and one of the largest debates around them is whether their relationship is mutually beneficial or drastidcally misguided. The jury may still be out on this as far as general consensus goes, but according to one of NYC’s top facial plastic surgeons, Dr. Konstantin Vasyukevich, the benefits may just outweigh the concerns when it comes to social media and its … Read More

Questions From the Editor: Facelift in NYC

As one of the best NYC facelift experts Dr. Konstantin is frequently asked by the media outlets to comment on topics related to cosmetic treatments of the face.  We thought our patients might be interested in reading what Dr. Konstantin has to say even before the article comes out in print.  Here are some questions from the editor of a popular magazine about the most recent trends in modern day facelifts.   What does the facelift look like in 2019? How is it different than facelifts done in the 1990s or early 2000s? The facelifts performed today are markedly different … Read More

Dr. Konstantin’s Beauty Tips for The Knot Magazine

Dr. Konstantin provides insights about Botulinum Toxin to The Knot Magazine’s Summer Beauty Issue. Botulinum toxin WHAT IT IS Commonly referred to as Botox (fun fact: Botox is actually a brand name of one of the most popular versions of botulinum toxin), this injectable also goes by the name Dysport and Xeomin. When used for antiaging purposes, it smooths out wrinkles caused by the repetitive activity of the facial muscles. “Once injected into the face, botulinum toxin blocks the transmission of nerve signals, causing the facial muscles at the injection site to relax,” says plastic surgeon Konstantin Vasyukevich, MD. “The reduction of … Read More

Dr. Konstantin Vasyukevich

Board-Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Konstantin is a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon specializing in artful treatment of the aging face, eyelids, and neck. He performs more than 1,000 facial cosmetic procedures annually, making him one of the busiest facial plastic surgeons in Manhattan.

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Dr. Konstantin Vasyukevich is a board-certified facial plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgery for patients throughout New York City, Manhattan, and Brooklyn. His expertise includes facelifts, brow lifts, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), rhinoplasty, and cosmetic injectables including BOTOX® Cosmetic and fillers.