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Cosmetic surgery is a discipline in medicine that is focused on enhancing appearance through medical and surgical procedures. Cosmetic surgery can be done in all the various body parts. Thus the main purpose of cosmetic surgery is aesthetic appeal. Cosmetic surgery has been classified into different categories which include breast enhancement, facial rejuvenation facial contouring and body contouring. In order for ones breast to be enhanced there are several process that are involved which are reduction, augmentation and lift. 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.
Fat grafting is also involved in breast augmentation and or enlargement but mainly the use of saline or silicone gel is used. Improving of feelings based on their sexuality and boosting of self-esteem are some of the reasons breast surgery has been done. As for breast reduction it is done to provide relief from physical discomfort.
Breast reduction also offers the risk reduction of breast cancer to women who are at a high risk of the disease. Lifting of breasts is the other procedure type involved in breast enhancement which involves removal of skin and glandular tissue to make the breast smaller, rearranging the remaining tissue to make it appear lifted.
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. The procedure involves removal of middle and lower abdomen with the aim of muscle tightening and fascia of the abdominal wall. Removal of excess skin from the hips, buttocks and thighs in order to tighten and lift them is the process of carrying out lower body lift. Buttock lift or lower body lift is mainly done to those of who have lost a lot of weight.
Rhinoplasty, octoplasty, eyelid surgery, brow lift, chin augmentation, cheek augmentation and face lift are some of the facial cosmetic surgery. Nose job involves reshaping of a patients nose to improve the appearance and breathing also. The various areas of the nose that can be reshaped include bony hump, upper part of the nose and the tip too. Patients need to be fifteen years and above so that a nose job can be done.
Octoplasty is done to treat misshapen or prominent ears surgically to bring it closer to the head through sutures and reshaping the cartilages. In order to get that youthful glowing skin, face-lifts are done so as to remove wrinkles. Cosmetic face-lift surgery may or may not involve tightening of the deeper tissues of the face and the neck.