The numbers are in…

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The numbers are in… more and more people are investing in their appearance with cosmetic surgical and non-surgical procedures.

The rebounding economy along with the competitive job market shows that Americans are investing on improving their appearance in a big way once again. More than 12 billion dollars was spent on surgical and non-surgical procedures in 2013 which is a 12% increase in cosmetic procedures performed in the US. Out of that total, more than 7 billion dollars was spent on surgical procedures and over 5 billion was spent on non-surgical procedures according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS).

The top 5 most popular surgical procedures include:

  • Liposuction
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Tummy Tuck
  • Nose Surgery

Plastic surgery for men also saw a large increase with more than 1 million procedures in 2013.

The top surgical procedures for men include:

  • Liposuction
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Male breast reduction
  • Ear surgery

Another fast growing area in aesthetic enhancement, included non-surgical procedures with 2.5 billion dollars spent in 2013 on injectables and close to 1.9 billion dollars spent on skin rejuvenation procedures according to the ASAPS.

The top 5 non-surgical procedures include:

  • Botox and Dysport
  • Hyaluronic Acid
  • Hair removal
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Photo rejuvenation

For more information about these procedures, we invite you to browse our site at belcarahealth.com or call us at 410.296.0414.

We also offer free, monthly informational seminars on a variety of surgical and non-surgical options. Click here to learn about our upcoming events.

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