plastic surgeonRegardless of slower economy of the Americans, more people tend to attain plastic surgery than even before. American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) has revealed its report that 13 million procedures were done last year. Which account to an increase of up to 5%. The most popular and common surgeries are liposuction at 289,016, breast augmentation 318,123, and eyelid surgery or blepharoplasty at 152,123. Why are these surgeries the most common in America? What are the demands of the people and what are some risks they are taking? [Read more: 20 most common plastic surgeries in America and all over the world]

The Basic Reason

The most common reason is to look younger and good. Looking younger helps to be looking the best all the time. Plastic surgery improves the physical appearance of a person. It boosts up the self-confidence also. Not only it changes the looks of the person but it can bring a change in attitude. Employers love finding and hiring such persons. If you are an overweight person, weight loss surgery helps you to have slimmer figure fast and of course, effective.

Age is not credible in today’s culture. Getting younger does not mean to be wiser and prosperous. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) has reported that no doubt a person looks 10 years younger from the actual age. Plastic surgery in today’s advancement in technology, looking much younger that your actual age is a piece of cake.

Why some hesitates?

Though it may be very popular, there are some who don’t do it because they are too afraid for the possible effect such as:

  • Blood clots occur at any time.
  • Unexpected or excessive bleeding.
  • Infection of any type.
  • Tissues death.
  • Change or complete loss of sensation.
  • Paralysis.
  • Anesthesia malfunctioning.
  • Incomplete healing of the wounds.
  • Pneumonia.
  • No satisfaction to the results provided.
  • Secondary surgeries.
  • Nerves loss and damage.
  • Obsession to have more surgeries.
  • High cost.

The price of procedures?

Costs of plastic surgeries are not to compromise with. They should not be discounted. Cosmetic or plastic surgery is very common in Sydney but face lift surgery costs in  between $4000 to $10,000 while breast augmentation or lift costs around $3000 to $6000. As plastic surgery cannot be associated with illness or accident, none can count it in insurance plans. Most of the countries having health insurance do not count plastic surgery in it and it is by dint of cosmetic reasons only.

But if you are looking on the brighter side of the rope, well, you are going to have the best of yourself, the ones that you are eager to be in just few days. Yes, it may cost some nut I tell you, it is all worth it. The boost in confidence and the happiness it can bring to yourself is enough.