The Aesthetic Meeting 2013 was held in New York City April 2013, and is organized by The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). ASAPS’s mission since 1967 has been to advance the science, art, and safe practice of aesthetic plastic surgery among qualified plastic surgeons. It is at the forefront of cosmetic medicine education, collaboration, and research. Active Membership in ASAPS is reserved as an exclusive privilege and distinct honor for those plastic surgeons who demonstrate achievement and continued education in the specialty. Members represent the highest qualified group of aesthetic plastic surgeons and the very best in the aesthetic industry. The Aesthetic Meeting is an annual conference recognized as the gold standard in aesthetic surgery and cosmetic medicine education. This year, Dr. Newen was invited to be a faculty member and present his abstract on Combining Facial Contouring with Facelifts.