Youth and beauty are the operative values of American culture. Products that promise and promote the return of youthful skin/energy/sexual drive abound. Plastic surgeons offer a reversal of the effects of the aging process through face lifts, botox injections, juvederm and other techniques and products that promise a return to youthful skin, appearance, and admiration. Must we succumb? Must we “buy” into the promise, promotion, and judgment...