New Year comes with lots of changes and improvements regarding each and every aspect associated with the life. When it comes to cosmetic surgery, the technology has been improving for the last few decades and as the result of this improvement more and more easy and less invasive cosmetic procedures have been introduced. Now, cosmetic surgery procedures have become very popular and are accessible for everyone in every nook and corner of the world. Adding to this, awareness for cosmetic surgery procedures is also playing an important role in their popularity. Here we will have a look on the most popular cosmetic procedures performed in the year of 2014.
Cosmetic surgery has a wide range of procedures including invasive surgical procedures, less invasive procedures and completely non-invasive cosmetic treatments. Below given are the popular invasive surgical procedures for 2014.
There are mainly three kinds of breast surgeries including breast augmentation, breast lift and breast reduction and among them, the most popular one is breast augmentation surgery. Breast reconstruction is also a cosmetic breast surgery but it is formed for the purpose of reconstruction after mastectomy – breast cancer surgery. Breast augmentation is the most popular and frequently performed procedure for the year of 2014. The purpose of this procedure is to enhance the shape and size of breasts. All those women who have either naturally small breasts or who have lost the shape and volume of breasts because of pregnancy, aging or extreme weight loss can be the candidate for surgery. The procedure involves the placement of implants in the breasts.
Tummy tuck surgery – also known as abdominoplasty – removes excess fat and skin on the tummy area and restores the tone of weakened muscles making it smoother and firmer. This procedure has two types – traditional or full tummy tuck and mini tummy tuck. The former type is suitable for those candidates who have weakened muscles besides excess fat and sagging skin while the later type is performed on lower abdomen only and is suitable for those people who have excess fat and lose skin on the lower abdomen.
Eyes are the first place that show the signs of aging like droopiness of upper eyelid, wrinkles and lines on upper and lower eyelids and bags under the eyes. Eyelid surgery is super effective procedure that makes your eyes youthful and attractive. This procedure can be performed either on both the eyelids at the same time or one of them.
Contour and shape of the body plays an important in making or marring the appearance of your body. Liposuction is the surgical procedure that effectively removes the stubborn fat on localized areas of the body like abdomen, upper arms, thighs, hips, back and others. During the procedure, fat is broken down and is sucked out through vacuum. This procedure is neither the substitute of exercise and diet nor the weight loss surgery. The purpose of the procedure is to enhance the contour of the body only.
As it is natural to prefer less invasive or non invasive cosmetic procedures non invasive procedures, therefore less invasive and non-surgical cosmetic procedures also became popular in the year of 2014. The most popular ones are given below.
Microdermabrasion is the minimal invasive treatment that is performed for various skin problems like pigmentation, age spots, lines and wrinkles, enlarged pores and acne scars. The procedure gently sands your skin with a minimal abrasive instrument and removes the upper damaged layer of the skin. As the procedure is minimal invasive, there are very less side effects associated with it and requires no recovery time.
Laser hair removal:
Hair removal is the requirement of every man and woman and whoever needs to get rid of unwanted hair on the body wants an effective, easy and long lasting solution. Laser hair removal is the best choice for hair removal because it is not only effective but gives lasting results also. This is the reason that laser hair removal is the most popular hair removal method for 2014 and is used as the replacement of other traditional methods.
Laser skin resurfacing:
Besides hair removal, laser is also effective for the treatment of lots of skin problems also. There are various kinds of lasers that effective for different conditions. Besides improving the minor flaws on the skin, laser skin resurfacing also boosts the production of collagen that is an important naturally occurring substance. It keeps the skin youthful, smooth and hydrated.
Botox is gaining continuous popularity for nearly last two decades and is given the name of miracle drug of 21st century. Botox is used for the treatment of various medical conditions also like chronic migraines, hyperhidrosis and blepharospasm but the main reason behind its popularity is its cosmetic use. It is the most effective and immediate treatment for the expression lines and wrinkles appearing on the face – mostly injected for the treatment of forehead lines, frown lines and crow’s feet.
Dermal fillers are also the injectables that are highly effective for eradication of fine lines and wrinkles on the skin and can be used on any facial area. Furthermore injectable fillers are also used to fill in the depressions on face mostly the sunken cheeks and chin. It is also an effective treatment for scars including acne scars and surgical scars.
Above given are some of the most popular and demanded cosmetic procedures for the year of 2014. Besides these procedures there are lots and lots of more procedures also which gained more popularity as compared to previous years.