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Episode 64: Debunking Aesthetic Medicine Myths

Episode 64: Debunking Aesthetic Medicine Myths

Fiction vs. Fisher: Separating Fact from Fiction

In this week’s episode of the “Anti-Aging Insights” podcast, Dr. Teri Fisher delves into the realm of aesthetic medicine to debunk common myths that people often believe. The episode kicks off with a myth about Botox freezing the face permanently, debunked by Dr. Fisher’s explanation of the temporary nature of Botox and its effects on muscle movement.

Moving on, Dr. Fisher explores the misconception that aesthetic medicine is a new field, highlighting its ancient roots in practices such as chemical peels dating back to the ancient Egyptians. He further emphasizes that aesthetic medicine has been a longstanding presence in modern times, with treatments evolving over the past 20 years to incorporate new technologies. The episode also addresses the myth that aesthetic medicine is exclusively for women, as Dr. Fisher notes the increasing trend of men seeking cosmetic treatments. He emphasizes the importance of understanding the differences in treating masculine versus feminine features for optimal results.

Lastly, Dr. Fisher tackles the belief that cosmetic procedures always result in unnatural looks, attributing this perception to exaggerated portrayals on social media. He stresses his philosophy of enhancing natural beauty through subtle and harmonious treatments, aiming for results that are noticeable yet indiscernible to onlookers. Throughout the episode, Dr. Fisher invites listeners to share their own myths for future discussion and highlights his commitment to natural-looking results through examples on his Instagram. As the episode concludes, he encourages engagement through social media and his website for further discussions and consultations. Listeners are also reminded to explore Dr. Fisher’s daily news update on aesthetic medicine, the “Aesthetic Medicine Minute,” available on various podcast platforms and smart speakers. The episode concludes with Dr. Fisher’s signature friendly sign-off, leaving listeners informed and eager for the next insightful instalment.

For more information on the Aesthetic Medicine Minute, click here.

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About the Show

Anti-Aging Insights Podcast

Join renowned Anti-Aging, Aesthetic, and Sport & Exercise physician, Dr. Teri Fisher, as he explores the latest news, treatments, technologies, research and developments in non-surgical cosmetic and anti-aging medicine. Throughout each episode, Dr. Fisher is your guide to help you understand what you can do to look and feel amazing, and to improve the quality of your life today and tomorrow. He breaks down the medical evidence to determine what works (and what doesn’t) to help you better understand the world of aesthetic medicine. Dr. Fisher interviews experts and leading practitioners in the field to discuss the latest strategies and techniques for maintaining health and wellness as we age. Whether you’re looking to improve your physical appearance or overall well-being, this podcast has something for anyone who is interested in maintaining their health, youth, and vitality as they get older.

Please note: This podcast is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your qualified healthcare provider before starting any treatment.

Visit Dr. Teri Fisher’s website here.

Dr. Teri Fisher

Dr. Teri Fisher is an Aesthetic and Sport Medicine Physician, and a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia. He has been a podcast host for over 10 years and is particularly known for his approachable, thoughtful, and friendly manner. It is through his aesthetic medicine practise that Dr. Fisher combines his passions for art, science, and technology. For more information about Dr Fisher, please click here.

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