Trends in Cosmetic Surgery

Have you ever wondered what the most popular plastic surgery procedure is in the U.S.?

Trends-in-Cosmetic-SurgeryOverall, more people are choosing cosmetic surgery procedures year after year. However, to dig a little deeper, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons provides annual results broken down by procedure for the different types of plastic surgery performed in the U.S. The data is offered in three separate categories: Surgical Procedures, Minimally-Invasive Procedures and Reconstructive Procedures.

Here we bring you the results of 2013’s survey for Surgical and Minimally Invasive procedures. Are you surprised by any of the results?

Most Popular Cosmetic Surgeries:

  1. Breast Augmentation (290,000)
  2. Rhinoplasty (nose) (221,000)
  3. Eyelid Surgery (216,000)
  4. Liposuction (200,000)
  5. Facelift (133,000)

Most Popular Minimally-Invasive Procedures:

  1. Botox (6.3 mil)
  2. Soft Tissue Fillers (2.2 mil)
  3. Chemical Peel (1.2 mil)
  4. Laser Hair Removal (1.1 mil)
  5. Microdermabrasion (970,000)