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Cosmetic Surgery Duet On The Rise

By Suparna Chakaraborthy

The strive to look perfect has led many to under go plastic surgery. With the demand came the supply of various effective ways and innovation. Now, from the head to the toe everything can be reformed to be perfect. The recent trend which has caught up the market is Mother-daughter 'cosmetic surgery duets".


Facial plastic surgeon Dr. Sam Rizk report that 'cosmetic surgery duet' has become very common. At least twice a month, there is a mother and daughter opting for plastic surgery.

“I see it when there"s a wedding. The mother wants to have a little face-lift and the daughter is getting a nose job. Or they both come in for Botox or fillers. I"ve even seen a daughter-mother-grandmother combo," says Dr. Rizk.

Tulsa surgeon Dr. James Koehler has witnessed 10 mother-daughter pairs annually. He"s now seeing so many that he may soon offer a family discount.

“It"s usually the mother that goes first. And the daughter will be like, 'Mom, you"re fine how you are." But right after that, the daughter"s on the phone to make her own appointment," Koehler says.

Mother goes for it to hide her aging and the girl goes for it to look like Angelina Jolie or Paris Hilton. Nose and Lip job are the most wanted and mothers stick to Botox and face lift.

Read more about: aging cosmetic surgery
Story first published: Monday, May 10, 2010, 14:24 [IST]
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