There is at least one feature on our bodies that we would like to change. However, many of us have fears and thus, never pursue our dream of improving our appearance. The plastic surgeons are hoping to allay these fears and minimize hesitation from potential patients with the new face of cosmetic surgery.
It is reported that more and more people are turning to cosmetic surgery to rejuvenate their bodies and faces. For many people, changing the way they look can improve their whole view on life, and often gives them the confidence that they didn’t have before, as well. Here is a sample of some cosmetic procedures-
Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to cosmetically enhance the size and shape of a woman’s breasts, using implants. The insertion of prosthesis (breast implants) gives breasts a fuller and desired appearance.
Fat deposits which cannot be removed by diet or exercise usually occur in areas such as the chin, chest, stomach, sides, back and thighs. Liposuction is a fat removal procedure that aims to eradicate excessive stubborn fat from these areas. Liposuction should be thought of as a sculpting procedure that can change the contours of your body.
Eye Lid surgery
Eyelid surgery is a procedure to recontour and reshape the upper and/or lower eyelids by the trimming of excess skin and fat around the eye area to achieve a more youthful and rejuvenated appearance to the area of your face that is most engaging with respect to personal interaction.
Rhinoplasty, or surgery to reshape the nose, is one of the most common of all cosmetic surgery procedures. Rhinoplasty can reduce or increase the size of your nose, change the shape of the tip or the bridge, narrow the span of the nostrils or change the angle between your nose and your upper lip.
The shape and contour of the abdomen is of concern to many people. Both men and women express concern about lower tummy bulges, and sagging skin. A Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty is a procedure that will remove excess fat and skin from around the waist and will leave a flatter and younger-looking abdomen.
brow lift is a subtle lifting of the skin of the forehead, often combined with some removal of underlying muscle and tissue to give a more youthful appearance to the upper part of the face. Surgery will correct drooping of eyebrows, loose skin and give some improvement to facial lines.
Risk and possible complications of plastic surgery
Fortunately, significant complications from cosmetic surgery are infrequent. Every year, many thousands of plastic surgeries are performed with no major problems and outstanding results. However, everyone considering surgery should be aware of both the benefits and risks.
Maintaining a healthy relationship with your cosmetic surgeon
Should there be any questions regarding cosmetic surgery; be sure they are answered well in advance. Find out everything before proceeding with the operation – a well informed patient is a happy one.