Studies show that demand for cosmetic plastic surgery procedures are on the increase, with the year 2010 alone there being over 1.6 million procedures having been performed, according to American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. This increasing popularity of cosmetic surgery is a result of a growing public acceptance of cosmetic treatments. Also, many people are coming to accept aesthetic surgery as an effective way of improving their both appearance and self-confidence.

Procedures for the face

Regularly, plastic surgeons treat individuals who desire to rejuvenate their facial appearance. Both surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures are offered by leading surgeons, with the most commonly requested treatments including eyelid surgery, brow lift and neck lift. On top, the more prominent cosmetic surgeons usually talk to facelift patients who are interested in the different forms of facelift surgery including thread lift, mid-face lift or full facelift. There are also non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures sought by patients including Botox injections, chemical peels and microdermabrasion.

Body Procedures

Lately, many people have come to accept and appreciate the aesthetic fact that body contouring procedures can have an effect on their physiques. Due to this, leading plastic surgery offices receive a number of people who are looking for a tummy tuck, lower body lift and liposuction. There are individuals who are in already an excellent shape but strain with localized exercise-resistant fatty tissues, hence opting for liposuction, which tends to be extremely effective in removing these said fat cells. There is also a more invasive body contouring procedure than liposuction, although requiring a longer preparation and recovery time for the patient. For instance, people with folds of abdominal skin because of massive weight loss would need tummy tuck surgery to remove the excess tissue.

Breast Augmentation

This is another popular procedure, which used to be very expensive and unaffordable to many, but now it is easily available to any woman feeling that their breasts are too small. Most patients who undergo breast enhancement notice that after the procedure they feel and look better because augmentation can eliminate a major source of self-consciousness and help women feel more attractive, curvaceous and feminine. There are also, to assist women get a more beautiful bust line, other breast enhancement treatments available. For breasts that begin to sag because of childbearing, toll of gravity or weight loss, breast lift adds perkiness to the breasts. Women suffering from back pain as a result of excessively large breasts, and other discomforts can get help through breast reduction.

In summary, the most common aesthetic surgery procedures requested are;

  • For the body
  • For the face, and,
  • For breasts.

To conclude,

Cosmetic plastic surgery procedures have become more acceptable with the awareness getting to people as many people are publicly and without shying away sharing their experience in public. They are also not so expensive and so many people can easily afford it. It is therefore advisable when need be, people, both men and women should go for the procedures, to help boost their self-confidence, with the aid of experienced cosmetic surgeons.