Barry Manilow

Did Barry Manilow Have Plastic Surgery?

Is the man who writes the songs that make the whole world sing, Barry Manilow, among the celebrities who have had plastic surgery?

Has Barry Manilow had plastic surgery? (image hosted by June 17, 1943, Barry Alan Pincus, later to be known to the world as Barry Alan Manilow, is a singer, songwriter and producer.

He has produced and written many songs for musicals, films and most well known for writing commercial jingles. He wrote the jingles for popular commercials by State Farm Insurance, Band-aids, McDonalds, Dr. Pepper and many more.

Since Barry’s first album in 1973, he has recorded numerous other studio albums, live albums, compilations, soundtracks and singles.

Aside from his albums going multi-platinum and having billboard hit singles, Barry also won a Grammy, Emmy Awards, a special Tony Award, and was inducted into the songwriters Hall of Fame.

Barry Manilow before and after plastic surgery? (image hosted by

Is Barry Manilow Ageing Naturally?

While most people start to show their age as they get older, Barry Manilow along with other celebrities doesn’t seem to be aging this way.

Celebrity cosmetic surgery is very common for people like Cher and Steve Martin in an effort to eliminate the “sags and bags”. With the help of a plastic surgeon, these celebrities are fixing the flaws of mother nature. They want to look young and slow the aging process.

Is this Barry Manilow after a cosmetic 'enhancement'? (image hosted by

They don’t want to have the feeling of looking ‘ugly’ or old. True, this is the case with most people today however, the celebrities being surrounded and in the lime light need to “look good”.

Awful cosmetic surgery seems to be what many celebrities end up with these days. For some it becomes an addiction with one procedure leading to more and more.

Barry Manilow before and after plastic surgery pictures? (image hosted by “lift” or Botox injection leads to more and more, soon creating an exaggerated look.

Despite being into his advanced retiring years, Barry doesn’t seem to show the typical signs of ageing. A more wrinkle free face and tightening of the facial skin suggests he has had some cosmetic enhancements to preserve the look of youth.

Before & After Pictures

By consider Barry Manilow’s before and after photos, we can look for evidence that he may indeed have had some plastic surgery or at least cosmetic work.

Some have suggested blepharoplasty, a type of plastic surgery on the eyelids to remove sagging, or repairs done caused from injuries.

Medical experts argue that this procedure that is responsible for some of the tabloid pictures which initially showed him with bags under his eyes and later in photos that show Barry with a fresher, ‘tighter’ look.

According to Daily News in 2003, Barry was seen and photographed leaving a clinic in Beverly Hills, sporting a white wig, chin wrap and sun glasses.

It was believed that Barry had an upper and lower facelift, at least a mini facelift and botox injections which is the reason why his cheeks seemed to be more puffy and pronounced.

A Before & After Video Comparison

There are countless videos of Barry Manilow on the internet but here are two giving us a video before and after comparison.

Barry Manilow – A Younger Version

In 2011, there are some clear signs of cosmetic procedures but we’ll leave you to decide.

Barry Manilow 2011


  1. Cynthia says:

    Barry Manilow is looking more like Liberace!
    What are you doing?
    You must be using the same doctor as Joan Rivers!

  2. Dee Jamacek says:

    Barry has always been one of my favorites but why did he mess with his face so much? He just doesn’t look the same.

    • He is horrible singer, but he has that “Vegas Disease” whereby living in a terribly artificial environment causes an artificial life form to emerge. He lies about it too.

    • I agree!!! Why did he do that!!!! His natural self was beautiful!!!! To me his cheeks don’t look the same!!!!!What ashame!!!!I agree with you totally!!!!I

  3. says:

    I guess that Barry wanted to be remembered as Valerie. Geez. Hideous.

  4. I can’t believe anyone is debating whether or not he’s had plastic surgery. Of course he has! People lose fat in their face as they age, so unless he’s having the biggest allergic reaction….he’s had plastic surgery!

  5. why cant people grow old gracefully

  6. B. Jones says:

    I am with you, why can’t people age naturally? They really look so much better. They look like themselves, not some alien from another planet!!

    Most do look hideous!! Yuk!!

  7. Some celebrities look like cats gone awry, others look like a freaky image of Peter Pan; while Barry Manilow went for the “Alvin the Chipmunk” look. They’ve all developed an “anything goes” mindset, and the end results are not a pretty sight.

  8. Nora Kevans says:

    I Just saw Manilow on a British talk show. I was shocked! He looks as a wax puppet. I have been his fan like forever. been to severa of his shows. fell in love listening to his músic. Seeing him like that broke my heart 🙁

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