Essential Cosmetic Surgery Services
Cosmetic surgery uses medical and surgical procedure to improve the appearance. Cosmetic surgery can be done in all the various body parts. Thus the main purpose of cosmetic surgery is aesthetic appeal. Body contouring, breast enhancement, facial rejuvenation and facial contouring are some of the types of cosmetic surgery done. Lift, reduction and augmentation are some of the steps that are involved in the breast enhancement process. Eyelid lift, brow lift neck lift and face-lift are some of the procedures involved in facial rejuvenation. As for body and facial contouring there are several procedures that are involved and they include liposuction, tummy tuck and gynecomastia treatment, cheek or chin enhancement and rhinoplasty respectively.
Breast enhancement through augmentation and or enlargement involves use of saline or silicone gel prosthetics and occasionally fat grafting. Women who carry out breast surgery give reasons of boosting of self-esteem and improving of feelings based on their sexuality. Many women who undergo breast reduction want to reduce the burden of physical discomfort as compared to those who undergo enlargement as it is much of aesthetic appeal.
Breast reduction also offers the risk reduction of breast cancer to women who are at a high risk of the disease. Skin and glandular tissue are removed in order to make the breast smaller, rearranging the remaining tissue to making it appear lifted, this is what is involved in breast lift.
Breast lift is similar to breast reduction in terms of the procedure but its more of aesthetics and there is no insurance cover for these. Reshaping and firming the abdomen is the purpose of tummy tucks a type of body contouring. Tummy tuck is done by removing of middle and lower abdomen with the aim of muscle tightening and fascia of the abdominal wall. Another type of body contouring is lower body lift involves removal of excess skin from the hips, buttocks and thighs in order to tighten and lift them. The main reason for this procedure is for patients who have lost a significant amount of weight.
Facial contouring involves rhinoplasty, octoplasty, eyelid surgery, brow lift, chin augmentation, cheek augmentation and face lift. Nose jobs are mainly done to improve the appearance of the nose and breathing too. Reshaping of the nose is done in certain areas such as the bony hump, upper part of the nose and the tip. In addition for the nose job to take place a patients should be fifteen years and older.
Octoplasty is done to treat misshapen or prominent ears surgically to bring it closer to the head through sutures and reshaping the cartilages. Surgical removal of wrinkles is what involves face-lifts in order to obtain a youthful appearance. Face lift procedure may also involve tightening of deeper tissues of the face and neck.