There has been a 10% increase in number of people going in for plastic surgery and anti-aging techniques in 2012- for instance Botox and fillers, lasers and equipment for body contouring, and breast implants.
The world market for cosmetic surgeries is expected to rise and touch as much as 5.2 billion this year.
AdvertisementAccording to predictions, Europe's interest in plastic surgery will witness an increase even though the economic climate is quite tough. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, men happen to be responsible for close to 10 percent of plastic surgery procedures in the US.
This is the case even in places like Kabul, Afghanistan, which are also witnessing an increase in number of patients for cosmetic surgery. This may be due to the influence of Hindi cinema.
In The UK, Anti-aging surgery has seen an increase. Most of the surgeries were neck lifts, brow lifts and breast augmentation surgeries.
The report also revealed that nearly 14 million cosmetic procedures were performed in America in 2011.