Dr. Taub quoted on HealthNewsDigest.com article "6 Pack Abs And Other Things on Men's Wish List"

November 22, 2013

By Wendy Lewis
November 22, 2013

"Men are not only feeling competitive with younger colleagues and women in the workplace, but also with celebs featured in magazines and on the big screen.Theyare just as concerned as women about their appearance, but they tend to be more discreet about it....

...Men who care about the way they look will spend money on grooming, especially if their wife or girlfriend encourages them to take better care of themselves. As a matter of fact, it is often their wives, girlfriends and boyfriends who drag them into a doctor's office for a little manscaping. Back and shoulder hair and unibrows are the first to go. Advancements in laser and light based technologies are opening the door for more men to partake in long-term hair reduction treatments. For example, Syneron-Candela's new larger spot size for Gentle Max Pro® laser hair removal systems is ideally targeted to male patients. According to Amy Taub, a dermatologist in Lincolnshire, IL, "The larger handpiece makes treatment faster, which also means less discomfort, an important issue for men who tend to have low tolerance for pain." Read full article.