Introduction to Plastic Surgery Implants
Recent research has shown that hundreds and thousands of people are undergoing cosmetic and/or plastic surgery every other day. Similarly, to serve the ever-increasing number of clients who requires different types of implants, several cosmetic-surgeon clinics and firms have ventured into the above lucrative industry. There are several reasons as to why people opt for plastic surgery, which include the following:
· To enhance their physical appearance
· To improve their self esteem
· Some of them want to remain young forever, it is more common to celebrities who perform live concerts, musicians, and so on
· To improve the functionality of their bodies
· And so on
Nevertheless, whichever the reason of undergoing cosmetic surgery and implants, people are advised to get the above services from reputed and recognized firms/clinics. Otherwise, you might not achieve your objective if you get services from quack surgeons and fake clinics. In most cases, there are different types of implants that cosmetic surgeons can do. In this regard, this article unveils some of the common plastic and cosmetic surgery implants that most people go for. The following are eminent:
#1. Breast implant
Perhaps, breast implants are the most common type of plastic and cosmetic surgery that most surgeons do in their clinics in the United States of America. It is sometimes referred to as breast augmentation. The above type of implant is carried out to either enlarge or reduce the size of a woman’s breast. Breast implants are carried out to improve the physical appearance of women and to make them look sexier before the eyes of a man.
#2. Hair Implants
Well, people lose hair on their heads due to several reasons, some of which include genetic and aging factors. Ideally, such a person will always feel stigmatized and the best option is to go for hair implants. Recently, cosmetic surgeons have been handling ever-increasing clients with the above conditions. In this case, hair implants can be considered as hair restoration treatment.
#3. Facial Implants
Facial implant is another common type of cosmetic implants that cosmetic surgeons do for reconstructive and cosmetic purposes. In most cases, facial implant procedures takes an average of thirty to two hours and are usually done at the cosmetic surgeon’s office or at an outpatient center. Under the general anesthesia, the experienced surgeon makes an incision near the part where the implant will be placed, then, a small pocket is made in the tissue of the face, and the implant is inserted. The final procedure is to stitch the incision. Thereafter, the incision is taped or bandaged, and the stitches are removed in about five to ten days later. Ideally, facial implants are available in a wide range of styles and sizes for the cheek, nose, jaw, and chin.
#4. The Buttock Implants
The above is yet another cosmetic-implant that is more common to women who desires to improve the appearance and look more appealing to men especially from the back. As the name suggest, buttock implant(s) are inserted to the right position through an incision (in most cases, at the fold between the two cheeks), and then, the implants are placed beneath the Gluteus Maximus muscles. To provide maximum comfort, the implants are well positioned in their pockets.
The list of the different types of implants that cosmetic surgeons do is just endless. However, the above are the top four implants commonly undertaken in any other cosmetic-surgery clinic. Nevertheless, there exist other plastic surgery implants, though not so common, but it is ideal and inevitable for readers/people to know. These include injectable implants, pectoral implants, pet microchip implants, calf implants, saline implants, silicone implants, biceps implants, chin implants, cheek implants, and nose implants.