THEBPLOT REVEALS PLASTIC SURGERY STATS: ALERT JOAN RIVERS

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery just released stats for 2009.  Most popular procedures?  Men are vain too?  What recession – billions spent (not only by Joan Rivers)?  Read on…

There were 1o million – surgical (15%) and nonsurgical (85%) cosmetic procedures performed in the US in 2009.

Women accounted for 9 million + cosmetic procedures.  Men accounted for 900,000 + procedures.

People age 35 to 50 had the most procedures – almost 4.5 million.  People 19 to 34 had 20 percent of procedures.  People 51 to 64 had 27 percent of procedures.  People 18 and younger had 2 percent of procedures.

Americans spent almost $10.5 billion on all cosmetic procedures in 2009

TOP SURGICAL PROCEDURES

  1. Breast augmentation, 311,957 procedures
  2. Liposuction, 283,735
  3. Eyelid surgery, 149,943
  4. Rhinoplasty, 138,258
  5. Abdominoplasty, 127,923

TOP NONSURGICAL PROCEDURES

  1. Botox injections, 2,557,068
  2. Hyaluronic acid, 1,313,038
  3. Laser hair removal, 1,280,031
  4. Microdermabrasion, 621,943
  5. Chemical peel, 529,285

TOP SURGICAL PROCEDURES FOR GUYS

  1. Liposuction
  2. Rhinoplasty
  3. Eyelid surger
  4. Breast reduction
  5. Hair transplantation

TOP SURGICAL PROCEDURES FOR LADIES

  1. Breast augmentation
  2. Liposuction
  3. Eyelid surgery
  4. Abdominoplasty
  5. Breast reduction

Richard@TheBPlot.com

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