• What is Cosmetic Surgery?


    Cosmetic surgery is a sub-specialty of plastic surgery that is concerned with the maintenance, restoration or enhancement of appearance.

    Can cosmetic surgery benefit me?

    For most people, cosmetic surgery is a lifestyle choice. For some, it is a health issue – cosmetic surgery could improve their self-esteem. For whatever reason or motivation, one must understand that cosmetic surgery is not an answer to life’s problems.

    What are the common types of cosmetic surgeries?

    • Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
    • Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery)
    • Mammoplasty (breast augmentation or reduction)
    • Butt augmentation
    • Rhinoplasty (nose job)
    • Otoplasty (ear surgery)
    • Rhytidectomy (facelift)
    • Liposuction
    • Brow lift
    • Chin augmentation
    • Cheek augmentation
    • Cheek lift
    • Hair transplantation
    • Chemical peel
    • Collagen injections
    • Fat injections

    Is cosmetic surgery safe?
    Cosmetic surgery carries the same risks as any surgery, like infection and bleeding.

    How can I reduce the risks of surgery?
    There are steps you can take to minimize the potential dangers of plastic surgery. One critical step is choosing the right surgeon. As any doctor can claim to be a surgeon, make sure you choose a board certified plastic surgeon like in cosmetic surgeon Philippines.