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NEW YORK TIMES FEATURE: THE MESMERIZING PULL OF PLASTIC SURGERY VIDEOS

NEW YORK TIMES FEATURE: THE MESMERIZING PULL OF PLASTIC SURGERY VIDEOS

Last week, Dr. Devgan was featured in the New York Times’s article “The Mesmerizing Pull of Plastic Surgery Videos.” It is evident that the rise of social media and influencers has reduced the stigma surrounding plastic surgery. Procedures used to be done in secret but in the post-Kardashian world, transparency has become a part of our culture. “Transparency and authenticity have become social currency — nobody believes it’s kale and lemon water keeping you wrinkle-free,” says Dr. Devgan. Dr. Devgan, an active social media user, regularly shares videos and before and after photos  on her instagram account. These videos have...

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NEW YORK SOCIAL DIARY INTERVIEW PART II

NEW YORK SOCIAL DIARY INTERVIEW PART II

In the second part of Dr. Devgan’s New York Social Diaries interview, she gave insight on popular procedures since the pandemic, the next big things in the plastic surgery field, and the benefits of vitamin c and retinol.  Dr. Devgan  is probably most known for her use of both non surgical and surgical methods in achieving natural results. “It’s about making subtle changes but still retaining facial identity” Dr. Devgan notes. This approach has proved to be most successful however she notes that setting expectations is key before getting any work done. Genetics will ultimately play a huge role in...

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BEAUTY INDEPENDENT: DR. LARA DEVGAN IS CHANGING THE FACE OF DOCTOR-LED SKINCARE

BEAUTY INDEPENDENT: DR. LARA DEVGAN IS CHANGING THE FACE OF DOCTOR-LED SKINCARE

Three years ago, plastic surgeon Dr. Lara Devgan launched her own skincare line and now that line, Dr. Devgan Scientific Beauty, has grown domestically and globally at Sephora, Net-A-Porter, Ssense, and Violet Grey. Dr. Lara Devgan continues to be a trailblazer in all that she does and is making a change in both field of plastic surgery and the community of skincare. “Many of the doctor brands that have become most penetrant in retail are run by older white men and, as a young minority woman who is also a board-certified plastic surgeon, has a big celebrity clientele and a...

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NEW YORK SOCIAL DIARY INTERVIEW PART I

NEW YORK SOCIAL DIARY INTERVIEW PART I

In a recent interview, Dr. Devgan spoke with New York Social Diaries about everything from her insights about being in a male-dominated field to her residency experience to preserving identity and optimizing beauty.  For Dr. Devgan, a typical day starts with getting her children ready for school, hitting the gym, and making a cup of coffee. She relies on her morning routines to get her through surgery days. On top of being a practicing doctor, Dr. Devgan, who also runs a master class, and is actively involved in various charitable organizations. If that wasn’t enough to have on one person’s...

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