Many of us are tired of feeling self-conscious about certain physical features. Sometimes, cosmetic surgery is the answer to not only enhance your natural beauty but to help improve your quality of life. Whether it's getting a breast reduction to alleviate back pain, rhinoplasty to fix breathing problems, or a tummy tuck to get that flat tummy you've always dreamed of, cosmetic surgery can give you the boost of confidence you need to take on the world.. Here, David Allen lists the most popular procedures so far in 2023.
1. Eyebrow Transplants. Yes, you read that right! Eyebrow transplants is a relatively new surgery growing in popularity as full, well-defined brows become more fashionable. The procedure involves taking hair follicles from a donor site, typically the back of the head, and transplanting them to the eyebrow area using microsurgical techniques. The transplanted hairs then grow naturally, filling in sparse or thinning areas and creating a fuller, more defined brow. Eyebrow transplants are a minimally invasive procedure, done under local anaesthesia, with minimal downtime.
2. Liposuction. This has become increasingly popular in recent years as it can remove stubborn fat deposits from areas of the body that are resistant to diet and exercise. The procedure involves using a small, hollow tube called a cannula to suction out excess fat cells from the targeted area. Liposuction can be performed on a variety of areas, including the abdomen, thighs, hips, and arms. Patients often report feeling more confident and comfortable in their own skin after undergoing liposuction.
3. Rhinoplasty (Nose Job):. With advances in surgical techniques, rhinoplasty has become a customisable option for people looking to enhance their facial features. Whether you're looking to fix a bump on the bridge of your nose, reduce the size of your nostrils or improve functionality, rhinoplasty can help to create a more attractive facial profile.
4. Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery). As we age, our eyelids become droopy and saggy, making us look tired and worn out. Eyelid surgery can help to remove excess skin and fat from the eyelids, creating a more youthful and alert appearance. Many people choose to undergo blepharoplasty to improve their self-confidence and enhance their overall appearance, making it a sought-after procedure for those looking to rejuvenate their eyes and achieve a more refreshed look.
5. Facelift. As we age, our skin loses its elasticity and begins to sag, creating wrinkles and folds. A facelift helps to lift and tighten the skin on the face and neck, creating a more youthful and rejuvenated appearance.
6. Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL). Following the craze for big booties, this procedure can help to enhance the shape and size of the buttocks. By transferring fat from other areas of the body to the buttocks, a BBL can help to create a more curvaceous and shapelier backside, giving Kim Kardashian a run for her money.
7. Hair Transplants: Hair loss is a common problem for both men and women. Hair transplant surgery involves transplanting f hair follicles from one part of the scalp to another, it’s all your own hair, just moved from where you have abundance to where you need it most. With new advancements, good surgeons can achieve 100% natural looking results that even your hairdresser couldn’t tell.
8. Cheek Implants. This cosmetic procedure is highly in demand as it can enhance the contours and fullness of the cheeks for a more youthful and defined appearance. The procedure involves inserting silicone or other types of implants under the skin to add volume and create a more sculpted look. Many people choose to undergo cheek implant surgery to address age-related volume loss or to achieve a more symmetrical facial appearance. It’s become a desirable option for those looking to enhance their facial features and achieve a more youthful, vibrant look.
9. Mummy Makeover. There has been a huge rise in demand for mummy makeovers as it combines several surgeries to help restore a woman's pre-pregnancy body. The procedure typically includes a tummy tuck, breast augmentation or lift, and liposuction to help remove excess skin and fat from the abdomen, hips, and thighs. Many women choose to undergo a mummy makeover to help regain their confidence and self-esteem after childbirth, as it helps to restore their pre-baby body and improve their overall body contour.
David Allen is founder of Asthetica, an Australian owned and operated business that fly clients overseas for quality surgery wrapped into a luxury holiday package. Find out more: www.asthetica.com