NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 12, 2013) - The first runway show of its kind, a showcase for the plastic surgery of triple board certified Park Avenue plastic surgeon Dr. Ramtin Kassir (www.drkassir.com), premiered with celebrities including Danielle Staub of Bravo's Real Housewives of New Jersey to unveil their latest "work." The first ever FACES OF BEAUTY® fashion show during New York Fashion Week revealed the transformations created by Dr. Kassir's remarkable artistry.
Breaking down the last taboo, the stigma of admitting to plastic surgery, Dr. Kassir invited his patients to participate in this innovative runway presentation. The event was conceived as a platform for this diverse group of men and women to display their newly found confidence as a result of facial procedures ranging from Botox to Rhinoplasty, a particular specialty of Dr. Kassir.
"FACES OF BEAUTY morphed from a small exhibition into a full runway show thanks to the incredible enthusiasm of my patients and their pride in the transformation plastic surgery has helped achieve. It's an honor to be able change people lives in such a positive way and the show of support from my patients is humbling," explains Dr. Kassir.
Angelina Pivarnick of Jersey Shore said, "Dr. Kassir is a true artist. He literally is a sculptor and it shows in his plastic surgery. He's able to combine his love for art with his passion for medicine to change peoples lives for the better."
From celebrities to executives, runway models all, the celebration of Dr. Kassir's work at this first annual Fashion Week Celebration was a joyous occasion, no shirking from the cameras here. Pride in the transformation experienced by each model made for a beautiful and remarkable experience. Look for FACES OF BEAUTY 2 during Fashion Week in 2014.
About Dr. Kassir
Dr. Kassir is a recognized expert in Rhinoplasty surgery and nose job revisions. He is a triple board certified New York facial plastic surgeon, certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Board of Otolaryngology, American Board of Sleep Medicine, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, who has been profiled on Fox News, The Today Show, Entertainment Tonight, ABC's "The Doctors," and "The Real Housewives of New Jersey."
Dr. Kassir is director of the Mona Lisa Cosmetic Surgery Center with locations in Wayne NJ, Ridgewood, NJ as well, Park Ave NYC, and is former chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology at St. Joseph's Hospital in Wayne, NJ. He is also an examiner for physicians seeking board certification and provides pro bono reconstructive surgeries for marginalized woman abroad.
Dr. Kassir has been in private practice since 1997 and has extensive experience in the fields of facial plastic and cosmetic surgery. He regularly writes about Rhinoplasty, plastic surgery and the issues surrounding it on his blog at http://www.drkassir.com/blog.