Leading up to the Oscars, many celebrities opted for several non-invasive cosmetic treatments, from fat-freezing Cryolipolysis to Botox to something as simple as laser hair removal. It isn’t all glamorous though—even the process of getting smooth skin can come with a level of discomfort. The question is: Is it all worth it?

E! News asked two experts—Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Glenn Vallecillos and Dr. Ehsan Ali, a concierge doctor whose patients include Lana Del Rey, Liam Hemsworth and Bella Thorne—what the most popular treatments are around award show season and if the results are worth the discomfort.