When you think of plastic surgery, you’re probably thinking of boob jobs and lip fillers. But that’s not all that plastic surgery is about; while it can enhance your appearance, it actually changes lives!
Plastic surgery has become famous for giving people a pronounced and fuller look. Whether it’s their lips or their bum, they’re getting it plumped up to look bigger.
We all want to change something about ourselves, but the need is more like desperation for some people. Here’s how plastic surgery can help people.
1. Breast Reduction
Many women who have larger breasts know that it comes with its problems. It’s the fuller bust that everyone’s after, but it can become quite a burden when you’re born with it.
Many women with larger breasts experience back and neck pain, and reducing their bust can help alleviate their pain. It’s not only for women, though, but men can also get breast reduction surgery as well.
Some men have a condition called gynecomastia which is an increased amount of breast tissue because of a hormone imbalance. A breast reduction surgery can help increase their confidence and give them the look they need.
2. Breast Reconstruction
Most cancer patients have a mastectomy to help prevent their cancer from spreading. In this surgery, their breast tissue is removed sometimes with their nipples.
To help these women feel better about the change and give them confidence, breast reconstruction surgery can be performed. It can also help those who have developed an asymmetrical condition since puberty.
3. Injury Recovery
Injuries sustained from accidents like burns or even animal attacks can leave people with scars they feel conscious of, and they even serve as a reminder of the trauma. Plastic surgery can help take the pressure away.
By repairing tissue damage to the skin and giving it a somewhat normal appearance, plastic surgery can boost your confidence and make you feel better about the injury. It can also help you move better if the injury resulted in a restricting scar.
4. Reduces Sweating
Botox injections can help people who have overactive sweat glands. It can be embarrassing to walk around with sweat stains, let alone the smell.
Instead of hiding out in the summer, you can get botox injections in places like your armpits and stop those pit stains from ruining your fun. You can get the procedure done as a day patient without worry.
5. Birth Defects
Plastic surgery is a great help to those who were born with birth defects. People with these congenital disabilities grow up noticing how different they are, which can take a toll on their self-confidence.
The surgery can help improve the appearance of a defect like a cleft palate or removing extra digits on the hand or foot. After the surgery, many people have the confidence to go out and speak to others.
Plastic surgery isn’t just for making you look better; it gives you a confidence boost and can change the way you see yourself. This can affect your social life because you won’t want to hide anymore, not with the added confidence.
Dr Saadiqah Hajat