Did Sheryl Crow get plastic surgery?

The 55-year-old is on the road promoting her latest album and fans can’t help but speculate that the singer went under the knife. After making an appearance on the Today Show, Sheryl’s tight, smooth skin had viewers thinking botox might be the reason for her flawless features!

The “Soak up the Sun” songstress recently revealed how she feels about aging.

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“Most people hate getting older,” she told People magazine. “There’s something liberating about being able to write for grownups. Like, everything at pop radio — which is fantastic — is geared sort of more towards young people. It’s just been liberating for me to be able to write about things that everybody over 30 is talking about. So, it’s been wonderful.”

Sheryl revealed that her career has changed a lot since she’s entered her 50’s and became a mom to sons Levi, 6, and Wyatt, 9.

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“That luxury of being able to be creative or inspired at whatever hour of the night I decide to go hang out with friends and drink a beer and write a song, that does not exist anymore,” she said. “I recorded an album, but only during their school hours. It was a good feeling to be home every night for dinner.”

Though she has not come forward about any cosmetic procedures, plastic surgeons have speculated that she’s gotten some botox and fillers, giving her that youthful look.

Either way, Sheryl is looking beautiful these days.

Scroll through the gallery below to see how much Sheryl has changed over the years!

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At age 54, Sheryl Crow looks great. A singer active from 1985 on, Sheryl Crow’s illustrious career includes eight studio albums and nine Grammys, as well as guest appearances on other singers’ albums and on various TV shows. Her collaborations range from work with the Rolling Stones to work with Michael Jackson, and she has appeared on shows like Cougar Town and even The Voice. Even without that, however, Sheryl Crow also possess a Bachelor of Arts in music from the University of Missouri in Columbia.

With a career spanning over 30 years, it’s easy to wonder how she looks so young. Her skin is still tight on her face with only a few wrinkles around the eyes and mouth, and she positively glows at all her appearances. For a 54-year-old, Sheryl Crow is quite beautiful. Her skin is well cared for and her hair is a brilliant shade of straw blonde. This is a woman who has also been through radiation therapy for a non-invasive form of breast cancer (DCIS) and who has also been diagnosed with a meningioma (a benign brain tumor). So, of course, the first question on everyone’s mind is how she does it while looking so young!

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Sheryl Crow’s latest album, Threads, will be her last. The singer first teased the possibility of retiring from making albums in an interview last year, saying she wants to focus on releasing individual tracks instead. Now that the album is out, Crow says she’s at peace with her decision. “I feel really good about this being my last album,” she told Rolling Stone recently in L.A. “I feel like it’s really the summation of my creative life all the way until now. Threads is a beautiful final statement.”

As for why she’s stopping the album process, the Grammy winner says the industry has changed in terms of how music is serviced and consumed. “I’ve loved making albums, I’ve loved growing up with albums, I don’t think people listen to albums as a full artistic statement anymore,” she explains. “They cherry pick and make their own playlists or you’ll only hear a song if comes up on a playlist. For me to make a full artistic statement with a beginning and a middle and an end, and to put the emotion and the money and the time into it only to have it not be heard that way? It seems slightly futile.”

Crow did say she’ll continue to write songs and tour — she’s playing select dates across the country this fall — and she’d like to explore projects outside of music as well. “I’m not one foot in the coffin yet,” she quips.

One thing that she won’t be doing: putting out a tell-all book. “I would write a book, but everybody needs to be dead first,” she says, laughing. “For me to write about all the really juicy stuff I gotta be careful.”

On a more reflective note, the Missouri native says there’s something “sacred” about all her stories and anecdotes “being in my memory bank,” without needing to share it with the world. “I’ve been so blessed that it might come off like, ‘Hey, look how many people I know,’” Crow says, “when I myself am absolutely in awe of the fact that a girl from a town of three stoplights could even possibly be here today.”

Sheryl Crow: ‘I guess I’m a dinosaur’


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NASHVILLE — On rolling countryside just outside of Nashville, in a rambling two-story house with aged wood floors and artfully mismatched vintage furnishings, Sheryl Crow has built an ideal home where she and her sons, Wyatt, 9, and Levi, 6, can spend time together.

The road to this retreat winds through some woods, passes a barn that serves as a rehearsal space and former stables filled now with recording equipment. It’s close enough to Music City to make trips into town easy yet secluded so that intrusions are limited to birds and the occasional whistling wind.

Yet here in her study, seated near her piano and a crackling fire, she seems momentarily regretful.

“Everything seems to be hate-filled,” she muses, resigned and maybe a little angry. “Sometimes it feels like not being able to detox from a really bad trip.”

How can this be? More important, what can a nine-time Grammy Award winner do about it? The first question requires more deliberation. The answer to the second is simple: Make an album. But not just any album.

Be Myself, out Friday , chronicles Crow’s concerns about life in the here and now. To convey this message, the 55-year-old artist left that country-oriented path she explored four years ago on Feels Like Home.

“The country market is a lot different than I thought it would be,” she admits. “This is not to slag country but their songs now are totally sexist. I’d fooled myself into thinking that my roots and my knowledge of country music were why I should be at country radio. And I was wrong.”

Clearly it was time for a reality check, which for Crow meant pulling out and playing her earliest albums for the first time in years. “I was thirsting to get back to how I felt on my second record (Sheryl Crow, 1996), a kind of desperate liberation. That need to feel the innocence of being creative was crucial for me.”

Working with Jeff Trott and Tchad Blake, two key collaborators from her early releases, she crafted raw, rocky songs that address learning from the passage of time (Long Way Back Home), consider the benefits of shutting off your cell phone now and then (Roller Skate) and sound a few political alarms (Heartbeat Away).

The exhilaration Crow felt throughout these sessions is implicit in the title Be Myself. “There’s something really fantastic about being my age,” she says. “I don’t worry about repeating myself or wanting to be a better producer, a better songwriter, a better this or that. On this record I was like, screw that. Let’s just close the door and not worry about who hears this.

“I know I’m not writing for 20-year-olds,” she continues. “I made this record for adults. I don’t worry about getting it on the radio. My first record (Tuesday Night Music Club, 1993) was so huge that even though I wasn’t writing for the radio, there was this big weight for the second album of, ‘OK, maybe radio could play this too!’ It was kind of like a curse.”

Crow scratches the head of Benji, her 156-pound Pyrenean Mastiff, who had wandered in and settled on the floor next to her.

She reflects, “In the old days you’d sleep during the day and write and record furiously all night because there was something altruistic about making music that could save the world. Now Jeff and I are just a couple of old dudes in the studio.”

Of course it’s hard to keep all-nighter hours when you’ve got two sons to raise. For Be Myself Crow and her team had to work during school hours. Once the boys came back home, she switched to family mode, which includes acting on some of the themes addressed in her lyrics.

“I’ve turned into one of those people that young rock ‘n’ rollers hate,” she says, with a laugh. “I don’t like them turning on pop radio and hearing songs about sex — and that’s all that’s on there, 18-year-olds singing about ‘the taste of you.’ If everything is about branding and we’re branding sex as power, what does that say to little girls and little boys? What does that say about beauty?”

She sighs and smiles. “I guess I’m a dinosaur. But I like it.”

Sheryl Crow used to write her songs at night, starting around dinner time and continuing past midnight while sipping a few glasses of wine. The times, however, have changed. Now, the Grammy Award winner is churning out hits while her two pre-teen sons are in school.

“I make my records between school drop-off and school pick-up now,” Crow told “Morning Joe” co-host and Know Your Value found Mika Brzezinski. “And I think they’re as good and as inspired as anything I would have written at two in the morning.”

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It’s a lifestyle change that Crow, 57, has embraced with age. And while she’s faced down her share of challenges, including being diagnosed with breast cancer more than a decade ago, she agreed that overcoming adversity has helped her make better art. It also helped her reframe her life.

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“I’ve been through a lot, and part of what happens when you get older is, you stop sweating the small stuff,” Crow said. “I think you really do hone in on what’s important.”

Sheryl Crow performs outside of the TODAY Show in New York on Sept. 6, 2019.Nathan Congleton / NBC

Now the singer-songwriter is out with her eleventh studio album, “Threads,” a showcase of Crow’s rock, country, and pop roots. The album’s tracks feature many music legends including Keith Richards, Stevie Nicks, Eric Clapton, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt and Sting. The album — which Crow has said is her last — is hitting the shelves 25 years after her first smash hit single “All I Wanna Do” took over the airwaves.

One thing that’s kept Crow grounded over her quarter-century of superstardom is meditation. She told Brzezinski that she has been meditating for the last 26 years as a means of self-care.

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“It’s a lifeline for me,” Crow said. Over the last 15 years, she’s taken special care to put time and practice into meditation. As her two sons near their teenage years, Crow said they’re in a prime position to learn from her experience.

“It is something that for me is important to model to my kids, ‘cause there’s so much energy out there, there’s so much information constantly coming at all of us that’s telling us about who we are and who we aren’t and what’s good about us and what’s not good about us,” Crow said. All of those influences can be hard on young people, Crow said, because they haven’t yet had the life experiences to be secure in knowing who they are.

“It is a real practice to try to quiet the brain because I think command central is constantly giving us misinformation,” Crow said. “One of the good things I always tell my kids is about when they can’t quiet their minds, is just to say … ‘show me what my soul wants.’”

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While Crow is celebrating the release of her own album, she’s also cheering the debut album of The Highwomen, a collaboration from powerhouse women country singers Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires. Their self-titled album came out in the beginning of September. Critics praised their sound as well as their call for solidarity among women in music. It’s a cause Crow — who joins the group on their track “Heaven Is A Honky Tonk” — has championed throughout her career.

“These women… they have a power to be reckoned with,” Crow said. “They’re incredible singer-songwriters in their own right and I think they’re really pushing for this idea that women don’t have to stand around and wait for the powers that be to make the decisions about where their records should be played, who should produce them, what they should wear, how they should look.” Through her own advocacy, Crow is pushing for more women to realize their value as singers, songwriters, and producers. She’s working with Citibank on an initiative called “See Her, Hear Her”, which works to elevate women artists.

“We’re all… kind of springing out of the Me Too moment,” Crow said,” But for me, springing out of 10 years of being here — of trying to get women in those positions where they’re producing themselves they’re engineers, they’re agents, they’re running record labels.” As an industry with chronic under-representation among women in terms of songs released, record label affiliation and collaborations, it’s a worthy goal. The solution as Crow sees it, is clear: “They’re in charge.”

Sheryl Crow facts: Singer’s age, net worth and hit songs revealed

27 June 2019, 12:32 | Updated: 9 September 2019, 22:49

Sheryl Crow performing at the 2013 American Country Awards. Picture: Getty

With Sheryl Crow confirmed to play at 2019’s Glastonbury, we take a look at the singer’s impressive back catalogue of hits, who she’s performed with and where it all began…

How old is Sheryl Crow and where is she from?

Born in Missouri on February 11, 1962 Sheryl Suzanne Crow is 57-years-old and has been performing on stage since 1987 when she landed her first major break as a backing vocalist on Michael Jackson’s Bad tour.

Previously to becoming a professional singer, Sheryl graduated from the University of Missouri and became a music teacher at Kellison Elementary School in Fenton, Missouri.

Music was in her genes from an early age. Her father, Wendell Wyatt Crow, was a lawyer and a trumpet player and her mother, Bernice Crow was a piano teacher.

The Rolling Stones in Concert at the Beacon Theatre – Outside Arrivals. Picture: Getty

Which musicians has Sheryl Crow worked with?

After recording backing vocals for big stars such as Stevie Wonder and Belinda Carlisle in the late eighties, Sheryl went on to release her own music with gradual success until her smash hit single ‘All I Wanna Do’ took the charts by storm in 1993.

After becoming a hugely successful singer/songwriter in her own right, Sheryl’s star power took off and she found herself regularly performing solo and collaborating with other musical stars, for the next two decades.

Just some of her incredibly impressive collaborations include performing with the Rolling Stones, Prince, Eric Clapton, Stevie Nicks, Willie Nelson, Tina Turner and Sting.

The Rolling Stones In Concert. Picture: Getty

What is Sheryl Crow’s net worth?

Sheryl Crow’s net worth is an estimated $40 million.

While the American star is fiercely private about her personal life and unsurprisingly rarely discusses how much she is paid, she once famously said that a McDonald’s jingle she sang in her very early career netted her $40,000 alone.

Sheryl Crow Live. Picture: Getty

What awards has Sheryl Crow won?

Sheryl has sold an amazing 50 million albums worldwide and has won nine Grammy Awards – with a total of 32 nominations.

Named by VH1 as one of the 100 Greatest Women of Rock & Roll in 2017, Sheryl is also an actress and has appeared in TV shows including 30 Rock, Cougar Town, One Tree Hill and Cop Rock.

What are Sheryl Crow’s most famous songs?

‘All I Wanna Do’, released by Sheryl in 1993, is arguably one of her most famous hits. Inspired by a book of poems she found in a book shop by unknown writer Wyn Cooper, the song went in to be a worldwide hit earning both Sheryl and Wyn huge sums in royalties.

Other famous songs by the star include ‘If It Makes You Happy’, ‘My Favourite Mistake’ and the 1997 theme song for the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies.

Sheryl Crow released a greatest hits album in 2003 called The Very Best Of Sheryl Crow featuring a rework of Cat Stevens’ 1960s song ‘The First Cut Is The Deepest’ becoming Sheryl’s biggest radio hit since ‘All I Wanna Do’.

‘The First Cut Is The Deepest’ won Sheryl two American Music Awards for Best Pop/Rock Artist and Adult Contemporary Artist of the Year, respectively.

Sheryl Crow Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

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Biography Of Sheryl Crow
Real Name
Sheryl Crow
Country Singers, Guitarists
Nick Name
Sheryl Suzanne Crow
Famous as
Musician, Singer-songwriter
Personal Life of Sheryl Crow
Born on
11 February 1962
11th February
55 Years
Sun Sign
Born in
Kennett, Missouri, United States
Diseases & Disabilities
Family Background of Sheryl Crow
Wendell Crow
Kathy Crow Karen Crow, Steven Crow
Wyatt Steven Crow, Levi James Crow
Kennett High School University of Missouri in Columbia
1995 — Grammy Awards for Record of the Year Best New Artist and Best Female Vocal Performance 1997 — Grammy awards for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance and Best Rock Album
1999 — Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album 2003 — American Music Awards Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist 2004 — American Music Awards Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist 2005 — ASCAP Pop Music Awards for Most Performed Song 1997 — BRIT Awards for Best International Female Solo Artist 1999 — Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album 2000 — Grammy Awards for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance 2003 — Grammy Awards for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance 2000 — Orville H. Gibson Awards for Best Female Acoustic Guitarist
Personal Fact of Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Suzanne Crow is an American country singer, songwriter and actress. She has won numerous Grammy Awards and has been a darling of the country music industry for many years now. She has had a magnanimous music career and released eight studio albums, two compilations, a live album and has sung many tracks for Hollywood movies like, Tomorrow Never Dies, Cars, etc. She grew up in a loving and encouraging environment in Missouri and her parents always supported her wish to learn music — she started to learn the piano at a very young age.

By the time she was sure of what she wanted to do in life, she started giving background vocals for famous artists like, Michael Jackson, Tina Turner, the Rolling Stones, etc. Her first album Tuesday Night Music Club became a huge hit and fetched her three Grammys and massive fan following. Her music is famous for a unique mixture of pop, rock, country and folk in it and it is not just music that attracts her but she has tried her hand at acting as well and appeared on television series like, One Tree Hill, 30 Rock, Cougar Town, etc.

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When Sheryl Crow was younger – an optimistic twentysomething and then stoically hopeful in her 30s – her outlook on romance was suggestive of somebody fond of the cheesier end of country music.

“I was clinging to a picture, I guess, of how everything was supposed to look,” she admits. “I liked the idea of a nice order to things: you meet somebody wonderful, you get married, you buy a house, you have kids. But there is little point in holding on to that picture when it turns out not to happen to you. It makes life limiting. So I decided to be open to whatever came my way.”

As a consequence, the Sheryl Crow who walks into this London hotel suite today is, like the best country tunes, far more in touch with reality. At 48, she is a survivor in more ways than one: a singer now a quarter of a century into a career no longer as glittering as it once was, and someone who has fought breast cancer and won. She also got so impatient about waiting for the right prospective father to come along that she resolved to do without one and take the adoption route instead. She is now mother to two boys: Wyatt, aged three, and Levi, five months.

In London to promote her latest album, 100 Miles from Memphis, she looks compact and shiny, dressed in a combination of leather and denim that suggests she arrived by horse. She nibbles on a biscuit with queenly deportment and says: “Touring is a very different thing for me now. I’m much calmer, much less … debauched would be the wrong word. I was never debauched, but I did like a smoke and a drink. These days, I’m lucky if I end the evening with a glass of wine. But then I travel with my children now. My priorities have changed.”

She no longer spends days sleeping off hangovers, but Googling each city on the itinerary ahead of arrival, to plan the family’s day. “So it’s parks, aquariums, museums in the morning. Then lunch, a nap for them, soundcheck for me, dinner all together, and then I tuck them into their bunks before going on stage. As soon as the show is over, I’m back on the bus, and to sleep – hopefully.”

It is, she admits, exhausting. “In Nashville , singers with kids only play live on Saturdays and Sundays. They call themselves the weekend warriors. I think I might do the same thing myself soon enough.”

A former schoolteacher from St Louis, Crow got her first big break singing in a McDonald’s commercial, and by 1986 was providing backing vocals on Michael Jackson’s Bad World tour. It would take a further eight years before she broke through as a solo artist, the album Tuesday Night Music Club firmly establishing her as, ostensibly, radio-friendly, middle-of-the-road and easy on the ear. But her songs always had lyrical bite. Not many singers would refer to the death of Aldous Huxley.

She went on to massive mainstream success, selling millions of records and winning multiple Grammys, singing with the Rolling Stones and Sting, and, if conjecture is to be believed, falling for Eric Clapton. Throughout her career, she had emitted an intriguing air of perpetual jadedness. She recently said she was just another innocuous artist whose only plus point was that she happened to be productive.

“What I meant by that was that I was chiefly known by hits on the radio,” she explains, “and those were never my more interesting compositions. I got famous through my pop songs, which were pretty harmless.”

Her reinvention – with 2008’s deeply personal Detours, and the soul revue that is 100 Miles from Memphis – follows events in her private life. In 2003, she started dating Lance Armstrong, the celebrated cyclist and cancer survivor, and three years ago announced imminent wedding plans. But their relationship foundered shortly after, Armstrong later citing Crow’s yearning for children as a possible reason (he already had three from a previous marriage). Just six days after their engagement was called off, Crow was diagnosed during a routine mammogram with stage-one breast cancer.

“The irony of that was almost unbearable,” she says. “To be diagnosed with cancer having just broken up with the most famous cancer survivor was tough. But it redefined who I was, my attitude towards myself and my work, and it redirected me in ways I wouldn’t have discovered if I hadn’t gone through the experience.”

It also made her more proactive in her desire for children. Fourteen months after beating her illness, she adopted Wyatt. “I would have loved to have gone through the whole experience myself – and it’s not impossible that that couldn’t happen still – but I didn’t feel like I needed to bring another kid into the world just to satisfy my own needs to become a mom when there were already so many kids in the world that needed one.”

Unlike some high-profile figures, Crow elected to adopt within the US rather than in another country. There was just as much demand for adoptive parents in America as elsewhere, she says, and it was easier. “If you adopt from Guatemala, Russia, Haiti, or China, you have to live there for a while, and the process can be lengthy.”

She signed up to a local adoption agency, her criteria minimal: she simply wanted a baby, of whatever colour, sex or religious background. “I said I would take whichever baby I was supposed to have. My philosophy was that souls find each other; you don’t end up with the wrong child.”

The process was convoluted. In addition to background checks, prospective adoptive parents in the US must know cardiopulmonary resuscitation, which, Crow says, “makes me good in an emergency”. It took more than a year. Several adoptions fell through, but she remained sanguine: “It is difficult, putting your child up for adoption. People decide not to raise their kids for all sorts of reasons, and sometimes, in America at least, that reason is drugs. There is a real problem with crystal meth here. If you happen to be addicted, and you find yourself pregnant, it can be very difficult to fathom out how you would ever be a mom.”

She remained patient throughout, her only stipulation being that it would remain a closed adoption. For people in her position, she says, this is common: “It would be extremely hard for a mother to watch the child she gave away then grow up in the magazines.”

When she was finally successfully matched, with Wyatt, Crow took to motherhood right away – “It felt right.” Two years later, she adopted Levi.

Would she like more children? She smiles. “Yes. But I’m not sure my energy levels would manage it.”

By design or otherwise, Crow has followed a rather satisfying chronology in life. She didn’t get too famous too soon, and she did not have children too late. The fact that recent albums have sold far fewer than their predecessors doesn’t appear to concern her much, and she insists she is perfectly happy on her farm in Nashville, thousands of miles from the glare and trappings of showbiz.

Before she leaves for today’s soundcheck, she lets slip that she is currently dating somebody. She looks pleasantly surprised, as if she had convinced herself this was unlikely – a 48-year-old single mother of two representing a lot of baggage. “But, hey, at my age, everybody comes with baggage. It’s the baggage that keeps things interesting.”

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Singer Sheryl Crow Rocks the USS Midway to Benefit Children With Physical Deformities

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL, Oct 08, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — The Plastic Surgery Foundation (The PSF) has teamed up with San Diego-based Fresh Start Surgical Gifts to host Sheryl Crow Rocks the USS Midway, a private charitable concert to help transform the lives of children suffering from physical deformities, through the gift of reconstructive surgery, on Friday, Oct. 11 at 8:30 p.m., at the USS Midway Museum in San Diego. The fundraiser will take place during Plastic Surgery The Meeting, the annual scientific meeting of The PSF and American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

“Every day many children courageously face the world with physical imperfections and deformities. Some are born with birth defects, while others have suffered from disease or injury,” said ASPS President Gregory Evans, MD. “Reconstructive surgery can help correct many of these issues, but many children do not have access to surgery. We are working to help children around the United States afflicted by conditions such as cleft lip and palate, port-wine stains, and Treacher-Collins Syndrome get the care they need.”

Event proceeds will go to Fresh Start Surgical Gifts and The PSF to provide financial support to children for reconstructive surgery; fund research into deformities caused by birth defects, accidents, abuse or disease; and raise awareness of surgical gifts for children. Lifestyle healthcare growth equity firm, Strathspey Crown, is a platinum supporter of the Sheryl Crow Rocks the USS Midway benefit concert.

To attend Sheryl Crow Rocks the USS Midway, journalists can contact ASPS Public Relations at (847) 228-9900, [email protected] or in San Diego, Oct. 11-15, at (619) 525-6330. Television crews will be allowed to record the first 90 seconds of the concert and photographers will be able to capture photos during the first two songs.

About The PSF

The Plastic Surgery Foundation (The PSF), founded in 1948, supports research, international volunteer programs and visiting professor programs. The foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life of patients through research and development. The PSF accomplishes its mission by providing invaluable support to the research of plastic surgery sciences through a variety of grant programs. The PSF works in concert with the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

About ASPS

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the world’s largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons. Representing more than 7,000 Member Surgeons, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 94 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States. Founded in 1931, the Society represents physicians certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. ASPS advances quality care to plastic surgery patients by encouraging high standards of training, ethics, physician practice and research in plastic surgery. You can learn more and visit the American Society of Plastic Surgeons at PlasticSurgery.org or Facebook.com/PlasticSurgeryASPS and Twitter.com/ASPS_News.

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PREVENTIVE BREAST CANCER SURGERY…Angelina Jolie, Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Crow…

Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy is big news right now…and is a timely reminder for women around the world…about the risk of developing breast cancer when a person is BRCA1 positive and/or has a strong family history of breast/ovarian cancers. Angelina chose to have a double mastectomy (removal of both breasts) for several reasons….these 3 being the highest priority:

1) Angelina’s double mastectomy (surgical removal of both breasts) greatly reduced her changes of getting breast cancer by 87%. For people who test positive for BRCA 1…the breast removal surgery reduces the risk of ever getting cancer…significantly.

2) The mastectomy surgery reduced her risk of getting ovarian cancer by 50%. This is the disease that killed her mother (after fighting it for 10 years) at age 56.

3) Having the double mastectomy reduced her risk of breast cancer down to less than 5%…so she could tell her children: “They don’t need to fear they lose me to breast cancer.” Her big why was her kids. Living a long life to be there with and for them. I didn’t want to leave them or for them to lose me at a young age the way I lost my Mom. Angelina, age 37, and Brad Pitt have 6 children. Three are her own natural born and three are adopted.

Angelina chose to tell us all about her double mastectomy to encourage other women to: get gene tested and to raise awareness of the options available to those at risk.

Angelina’s surgery was done in February…but she kept it private until now. Even her own father, Actor/Celebrity John Voight didn’t know about it until recently at a family birthday party for one of the kids…and was very surprised because she has been very active and looked (looks) perfectly normal and healthy.

Brad Pitt and their 6 children were totally involved in the entire process…and even set up a little post-op recovery area at home so they could help mommy and be part of her recovery. Brad is thankful and relieved for the clean bill of health….and for the fact that the cloud has been removed!

About BRCA1…BRCA1 is a gene mutation that men and women can carry and pass down to children. This mutation makes people at risk for breast, ovarian, pancreatic and prostate cancers. Genetic counseling followed by gene testing (blood tests) allow mutations to be found either BRCA1 or BRCA2…and empowers other family members to get tested also. See: www.davinciplastic.com

Angelina said:

“This was not an easy decision….but one I’m glad I made! Now I want to encourage other women to get tested…especially those with a strong family history of cancers! ” She encourages us to seek out the information and the experts…learn about all the options…and those who can help you through this aspect of your life…make informed choices and become empowered!

Other Celebs who’ve had double mastectomies include: Sharon Osbourne and Sheryl Crow. November, 2012….Sharon disclosed the facts about her breast removal surgery after a genetic test revealed she was a carrier of BRCA1 genes. She knew immediately that the odds were not in her favor….she’s had cancer before and did not want to live under that cloud again.

The critical message here is: if you have a strong family history of cancer….get tested. Let’s talk about….I’m specialized in all breast procedures including reconstruction options.

Best to you and yours.

Steven Davison M.D.

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Sheryl Crow: No Plastic Surgery For Me!
“When you shoot your face with Botox and stuff, you rob yourself of your ability to have youthful expressions, and that’s why sometimes people look a lot older,” Crow tells Health magazine.
Despite some tough times in recent years (in 2006, Sheryl Crow split from her fiancé Lance Armstrong and then successfully battled breast cancer), the rock star says she feels better than ever …
“I am definitely embracing aging…,” says Sheryl Crow 47. “I also have never spent a lot of time in front of the mirror. So as far as I know, I look like I’m 24, which is how I feel.”
However, visits to the doctor are still nerve-wracking. “In between checkups, I rarely think about having had cancer. I am reminded of it because I get to speak of it a lot,” she says. “But when I go in, it’s a sobering moment when you’re waiting for the results.”
Sheryl Crow also talked about her days are one of Michael Jackson’s backup singers in the late eighties. “I learned so much from watching him, about professionalism, about uniqueness, about artistry things that set him apart from the rest of us,” she says. “I got to see some of the crazier stuff, too the fans, the kind of undoing his identity and the re-doing of his identity, and how lonesome that must have felt.”

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