Cosmetic Surgery Essay

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Cosmetic Surgery

“She got her good looks from her father. He’s a plastic surgeon.” Groucho Marx. “I definitely believe in plastic surgery. I don’t want to be an old hag. There’s no fun in that.” Scarlett Johansson. “I wish I had a twin, so I could know what I’d look like without plastic surgery.” Joan Rivers. These are quotes from famous people about cosmetic surgery. Some have had cosmetic surgery and some have not. This essay will look into the aspects of having cosmetic surgery and why people chose to have cosmetic surgery.
What makes people want to have cosmetic surgery? I have found a few different reasons as to why men and women may feel the need for cosmetic
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They can also start to look deformed in the face. This continues to cause the cycle that they feel they need to fix the problem. They are hoping to feel better about themselves by trying again to fix the problem. By having this addiction to cosmetic surgery it can begin to cost a lot of money. In the year 2003, 4.3 million patients undergoing plastic surgery were returning patients. (plasticsurgery.org) Follow-up procedures are a legitimate need. Non-invasive and minimally invasive procedures must be repeated in order to maintain the benefit of the first surgery. Doctors in cosmetic surgery should help patients make wise decisions that focus on the area of surgery they want done, so that future surgeries will not need to be administered. Cosmetic surgery can be very costly. Medical insurance will pay for some cosmetic surgeries that relate to medical purposes. But if a person is choosing to have a surgery done for elective purposes it is likely to cost a lot of money. In 2009, average surgeon fees for cosmetic surgeries ranged from $1,123 to $963,839,020. (boardcertifiedplasticsurgon) There are financing alternatives that may be available depending on each cosmetic surgeon. Some may have installment plans arranged to where the patient can directly pay the surgeons office. If the patient’s cosmetic surgeon does not have a

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