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Social Media Shaping the Plastic Surgery

Is Social Media Shaping the Plastic Surgery Industry?

Social Media Shaping the Plastic Surgery

The invention of social media has shaped our world in countless ways. Our primary way of communicating with one another is different now, and even the way we first hear of major events has been altered. There is an innumerable list of items we could provide here that have been transformed in one way or another due to the rise of social media, but we’ll spare you. Instead, we want to look specifically at whether social media has had any lasting effect on the plastic surgery industry.

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Top Countries for Plastic Surgery

Top Countries for Plastic Surgery

Top Countries for Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is a booming industry. In fact, Americans alone spent some $11 billion on these procedures in 2013 – including Botox and other nonsurgical procedures. Worldwide, the industry tops out near $100 billion annually. There are several countries where plastic surgery is incredibly popular, and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons can provide some insight.

#5 – Mexico

Mexico comes in at number five on the list of top countries for plastic surgery. In this country, there are 1,634 plastic surgeons, and the most popular procedures include eyelid surgery and facial fat grafting. While Mexico ranks rather low when it comes to the number of residents seeking breast augmentation, it comes in quite high for procedures performed on the body and extremities. In fact, it’s number three in the world in that category. Mexico also ranks highly in facial plastic surgeries, but falls behind again in terms of injectables, which aren’t as readily available in that country. More than 923,000 cosmetic procedures were performed in Mexico in 2016.

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Plastic Surgery Industry

How the Plastic Surgery Industry Is Changing for The Better

Plastic Surgery Industry

More people than ever are getting plastic surgery done. It is a quickly growing industry that expert predictions say will only continue to multiply over the next few decades. In the past, it was primarily those of influence or great wealth who opted to have plastic surgery done, whereas now the largest group of patients consist of young moms. Why the sudden shift? It all boils down to three simple ways the plastic surgery industry is changing for the better.

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No Smoking - Plastic Surgery

How Nicotine Can Derail Your Plastic Surgery Efforts

No Smoking - Plastic Surgery

If you’ve talked to a surgeon about having plastic surgery, he or she probably told you not to smoke. This is amazing advice for many reasons. Many people may turn to smoking substitutes, such as nicotine patches, nicotine gum, or even electronic cigarettes to keep those cravings at bay. However, these can be just as harmful as smoking. Studies have shown that nicotine can impact your body’s ability to heal, and this may derail your efforts.

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Before & After Images

Why Before and After Images are Important when Picking a Plastic Surgeon

Before & After Images

Many people think choosing a plastic surgeon is as easy as performing an online search and then shopping around to see which one of them can perform the services they require at the best prices possible. However, this could not be further from the truth. Before choosing a surgeon, it’s not only important to verify that they are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery; it’s also crucial that you see as many of their ‘before and after’ photos as possible.

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Bad Plastic Surgery

Four Countries You Never Want to Get Plastic Surgery In

Bad Plastic Surgery

Unfortunately, plastic surgery tourism is on the rise and creating numerous problems for both patients and surgeons. Plastic surgeries gone wrong in foreign countries leave patients in unwanted conditions and plastic surgeons in the United States with the task of fixing them. It can be frustrating for everyone involved. It isn’t fair, but it’s a reality. If you’re thinking about participating is plastic surgery tourism, make sure you never get it in the following countries:

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Plastic Surgery Reasons

Five Reasons to Never Get Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery Reasons

Advancements in plastic surgery technology and techniques to reduce negative side effects have made the idea of having it seem quite attractive. More people than ever before are considering the idea of undergoing some form of plastic surgery.

While plastic surgery can benefit numerous groups of people, it’s not for everyone. it’s important that you examine the psychological reasoning behind your thinking before making a decision to go ahead with plastic surgery. Examine all the driving forces behind your thought processes and take into account the following 5 reasons to never have plastic surgery.

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Machine Learning

How is Machine Learning Changing Plastic Surgery?

Machine Learning

As more and more data is being collected by the country’s healthcare system, researchers are exploring the option of using a subfield of artificial intelligence (AI), namely machine learning to help improve the quality of medical care and patient outcomes. An overview of some of the ways in which machine learning has the potential to contribute to advancements in plastic surgery were published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery recently.

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Plastic Surgeons & Snapchat

How Plastic Surgeons are Incorporating Snapchat Into their Procedures

Plastic Surgeons & Snapchat

While many patients may feel afraid before undergoing their first plastic surgery procedure, this was not the case for Jessica Wilson. The 29-year-old had already experienced numerous breast augmentations for months beforehand – by means of her surgeon’s Snapchat. Wilson told Fox News afterwards, “I would do it again. If I had another surgery, I’d definitely let him Snapchat it.”

Internet Fame for Surgeons

Recently, Fortune estimated that more than 7 billion videos are being uploaded and shared through this app each day. Dr. Matthew Schulman, the surgeon who performed the operation on Wilson, is part of an increasing amount of internet-famous surgeons who are making use of Snapchat. Schulman, who is based in New York said, “I was always looking for a way to broadcast my surgeries and get it out there, and interact with patients and future patients. I started [using Snapchat] about a year ago. I think that’s what revolutionized things for me as a plastic surgeon.”

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