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Cosmetic surgery - Statistics & Facts

Cosmetic surgery, also known as aesthetic surgery, is an elective operation that involves improving a person’s appearance. Such operations include liposuction, breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery, and rhytidectomy, also known as a facelift. The most popular surgical cosmetic procedure worldwide in 2020 was breast augmentation, followed by liposuction and eyelid surgery. The most popular nonsurgical procedures included botulinum toxin, or botox, hyaluronic acid, hair removal, and nonsurgical fat reduction.

Cosmetic surgery in the United States

In 2020, the United States registered the highest number of cosmetic procedures worldwide, with nearly four million such operations. The number of surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic procedures in the U.S. has grown over the last decade, from around 1.6 million procedures in 1997 to over 5.5 million in 2020. Nonsurgical operations represent nearly three-quarters of all procedures.

Top procedures in the U.S.

The leading surgical cosmetic procedures for women in the U.S. in 2020 were liposuction, breast augmentation, and tummy tuck, whereas the leading procedures for men were liposuction, breast reduction for gynecomastia, and eyelid surgery. The cost can be substantial, with total revenue from surgical and nonsurgical procedures in the U.S. exceeding 9.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2020. The average cost for liposuction that year was 2,600 U.S. dollars, while the average cost for a facelift was 9,000 dollars.

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Cosmetic surgery - Statistics & Facts

Cosmetic surgery, also known as aesthetic surgery, is an elective operation that involves improving a person’s appearance. Such operations include liposuction, breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery, and rhytidectomy, also known as a facelift. The most popular surgical cosmetic procedure worldwide in 2020 was breast augmentation, followed by liposuction and eyelid surgery. The most popular nonsurgical procedures included botulinum toxin, or botox, hyaluronic acid, hair removal, and nonsurgical fat reduction.

Cosmetic surgery in the United States

In 2020, the United States registered the highest number of cosmetic procedures worldwide, with nearly four million such operations. The number of surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic procedures in the U.S. has grown over the last decade, from around 1.6 million procedures in 1997 to over 5.5 million in 2020. Nonsurgical operations represent nearly three-quarters of all procedures.

Top procedures in the U.S.

The leading surgical cosmetic procedures for women in the U.S. in 2020 were liposuction, breast augmentation, and tummy tuck, whereas the leading procedures for men were liposuction, breast reduction for gynecomastia, and eyelid surgery. The cost can be substantial, with total revenue from surgical and nonsurgical procedures in the U.S. exceeding 9.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2020. The average cost for liposuction that year was 2,600 U.S. dollars, while the average cost for a facelift was 9,000 dollars.

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