The Aesthetic Awards: 2017 Winners


For many attendees at The Aesthetic Show 2017, the biggest highlight was undoubtedly The Aesthetic Awards, which took place on Saturday July 8, 2017, at the Wynn Resort in Las Vegas. Now in its seventh year and more electrifying than ever, The Aesthetic Awards brought together some of the most gifted practitioners in our eld, competing for honors in a wide- range of treatment categories. Hosted by Andrew Ordon, M.D., F.A.C.S., star of the popular TV series The Doctors, this year's ceremony was under- scored by his presentation of the prestigious lifetime achievement award to Sydney Coleman, M.D., a renowned pioneer in the eld of fat transfer.


Best Facial Injectable Enhancement

  • 2.5 cc of Juvéderm Voluma in each cheek • 0.7 cc of Belotero under each eye and 0.3 cc to each oral commissure
  • 20 units of BOTOX to forehead, 30 units to glabella, 30 units to crow's feet, 20 units to platysmal bands and 6 units to each depressor anguli oris

Best Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation Enhancement

  • Deep full eld laser resurfacing of the eyes with Sciton's Er:YAG 2940 nm laser to a depth of 360 microns on upper eyelids and 400 microns on lower eyelids
  • Pre-treated with Alastin Nectar for two weeks
  • BOTOX to forehead, glabellar, outer brow and crow's feet
  • Alastin moisturizer and Alastin Nectar used post treatment

Best Surgical Facial Rejuvenation Enhancement

  • Full face-lift
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Endoscopic browlift
  • Fat transfer

Best Overall Facial Make-Over

  • Rhytidectomy
  • Platysmaplasty
  • Upper and lower blepharoplasty
  • Fat transfer
  • RF skin resurfacing
  • IPL

Best Non-Surgical Body Shaping Enhancement

  • 54 year old patient
  • 5 sessions of BTL Vanquish ME and Cellutone given one week apart

Best Surgical Body Shaping Enhancement

  • Double 360 body lift (upper and lower) • Gynecomastia excision with free nipple grafts
  • Back lift
  • Extended abdominoplasty and ankplasty

Best Patient Enhancement via Fat Transfer

  • 38 year old patient after liposuction performed by another surgeon
  • Revision liposuction
  • Buttock augmentation with fat transfer – 1250 cc per side

Best Overall Body Make-Over Enhancement

  • Treatment of abdomen, hips, thighs and buttocks with full belt dermolipectomy with circumferential excision of cutaneous excess

Best Botched Patient Revision

  • 32 year old patient received revision rhinoplasty for overrated nasal tip and hanging columella due to prior botched rhinoplasty by another surgeon

Best Feminine Rejuvenation

  • Sex change patient with severe scarring of the mons pubis resulting from skin removed and made into a vagina, and overly rugose labia majora made from testicular sac
  • Labiaplasty of labia majora and RF resurfacing
  • Smoothing of the mons pubis

Best Male Patient Enhancement

  • 39 year old patient
  • Penile autologous fat transfer (fat collected from liposuction of love handles)
  • Selphyl PRP

Best Hair Restoration Enhancement

  • 2,800 grafts transplanted in one session using strip technique
  • One session of PRP injections given six months after transplant procedure

Best Overall Patient Enhancement

  • 62 year old patient
  • Full face and neck lift
  • Lower blepharoplasty
  • Fat transfer to the face (temporal, periorbital and malar areas; nasolabial folds; upper and lower lips)
  • BOTOX to forehead
  • Crescent breast lift to lift breasts and correct symmetry
  • Breast augmentation with Mentor silicone breast implants
  • Full abdominoplasty with full abdominal liposuction
  • Liposuction to anks
  • Fat transfer to buttocks

Andrew P. Ordon, M.D. Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Coleman is a board certi ed plastic and reconstructive surgeon, renowned as a visionary in the eld of autologous fat transfer science. He has created his own technique called LipoStructure, which can be used to rejuvenate and improve the contours of the face and body, but also ll defects caused by traumatic injuries or previous surgery. He currently practices in New York and is clinical assistant professor at New York University Langone Medical Center, Hansjorg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and adjunct clinical professor in the department of plastic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Aesthetic Nurse of the Year

Ms. Gutierrez is a registered nurse at Beverly Hills Cosmetics and operating room nurse at Beverly Hills Cosmetic Surgery Group. She is also the founder of Nursing is my HeartSoul, a non-pro t volunteer organization that raises funds to offer medical assistance to the poor around the world.

Best Aesthetic Practice

Ultimate Image provides cutting edge cosmetic procedures, and is committed to the highest standard of patient safety, ethics and medical care. The practice focuses on delivering excellent, natural looking results, and their goal is to create a warm and inviting atmosphere within a state-of-the-art medical setting. Their caring and supportive environment empowers patients to take part in every step of the planning and execution of their individualized care plan.