Facelifts and Fat Transfers Rising in Popularity

The American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS) periodically releases statistics on the numbers of each type of cosmetic surgery that patients in the U.S. have. The latest data reflect a rising demand for autologous fat transfers to sculpt the body and facelifts to turn back the clock. In 2016, the ASPS reported that cosmetic surgeons in the U.S. performed 17.1 …

Teen Labiaplasty on the Rise

Cosmetic surgery on the female genitalia, particularly labiaplasty, has seen a dramatic increase in popularity among younger patients, according to a recent study in Australia. More than 35 percent of plastic surgeons polled said they had received requests for the procedure by women under the age of 18. Adolescent girls, who are already under immense pressure to fit in and …

Why Thousands Have Vaginal Rejuvenation

Statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) are a good indicator of the latest trends in cosmetic procedures sought by men and women in the U.S. According to their numbers, one of this year’s hottest trends is labiaplasty – also called vaginal rejuvenation. This labia-trimming procedure jumped almost 50 percent between 2013 and 2014, and plastic surgeons say the …