While celebrity Kim Kardashian's cosmetic procedure -- dubbed by the media as the "vampire facelift" -- has courted plenty of controversy recently, it is a reminder that men and women around the world are constantly looking for ways to look younger. Treatments that attempt to smooth, tighten, clean, clear, exfoliate, revitalize, and rejuvenate skin are in high demand -- and investors are wondering if there is a way to play this growing trend.
In the following video, Motley Fool health care analyst Max Macaluso looks at three health care companies that are trying to profit from this market segment and offers his outlook for each stock.
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