Cosmetic surgery is becoming more and more of a fad nowadays. It is commonly referred to as “plastic surgery,” though the two are quite different disciplines. While plastic surgery focuses on the repair of damaged or deformed parts of the body, cosmetic surgery focuses more on the enhancement of existing parts. Everyone is well-aware of […]
Plastic surgery procedures among Asian, African-American, and Hispanic cultures has increased by 250% since 2000. In addition, there has been a global increase in procedures among cultures in countries who no embrace aesthetic treatments. But there are differences in procedures, devices and techniques used in cosmetic and plastic surger, which depend upon ethnic and genetic decent.
Plastic surgery is a serious business. And any procedure can be serious for patients if they do not do their homework to find qualified, well-trained surgeons to perform their surgeries. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons stresses how vital it is for patients to seek experienced, trained and certified plastic surgeons to avoid health risks and bad outcomes.