Cosmetic surgery is a surgical or non-surgical procedure that improves your aesthetic look. Cosmetic surgery is performed on all body areas, including the head, neck, and body, that need enhancement.
Cosmetic surgery prioritizes the enhancement and improvement of body parts. In comparison, plastic surgery prioritizes reconstructing damaged body parts due to birth disorders, injuries, burns, and diseases.
You're an ideal candidate to have cosmetic surgery if you're:
But you must be considered eligible by your doctor, depending on the cosmetic surgery you want
The duration of cosmetic surgery procedures varies depending on the treatment. For example, breast augmentation takes 1 - 2 hours. While facelift surgery takes 2 - 4 hours.
Like any other surgical procedure, cosmetic surgery side effects include:
The recovery period will differ from one patient to another, and it depends on the extent of the procedure. Before you're discharged, your doctor will provide you with the instruction you need to speed up your recovery.
Most cosmetic surgeries need a recovery period between two to four weeks. Expect to return to normal activities within four weeks.
Best alternatives for cosmetic procedures are non-invasive, non-surgical treatments like:
The procedures, techniques, and principles of cosmetic surgery focus entirely on enhancing a patient's appearance. Improving aesthetic appeal, symmetry, and proportion are the key goals.
Since cosmetic procedures treat areas that function correctly, cosmetic surgery is designated as elective. Cosmetic elective procedures are performed by doctors from various medical fields, including plastic surgeons.
We will plan and arrange the procedure to suit your preferences and needs and match you with the best cosmetic surgeon available in Turkey. There are a few primary steps involved in this procedure. Here is what you can expect:
When you arrive at the clinic, you will have a consultation with your cosmetic surgeon. During this session, you are expected to inform the surgeon about your medical history, allergies, and if you're currently taking any medication.
You must go through medical tests. Then, you will discuss the procedure in detail and share your expectation with your doctor.
Depending on your procedure, your surgeon will administrate local or general anesthesia.
Once the general anesthesia is applied, your surgeon will make incisions if needed, start the treatment, and close the incision with absorbable sutures.
Your surgeon will prescribe medication to manage the pain. You will need to do post-procedure medical tests to monitor your recovery.
Follow your doctor's aftercare instructions to speed up your recovery and maintain the surgery results.
What's Cosmetic Surgery Meaning?
Cosmetic surgery is an invasive or non-invasive procedure that you can choose to have to enhance the aesthetic appearance of your body, face, or neck. The goal of the procedure is for cosmetic reasons and not medical purposes.
What Is The Most Common Cosmetic Surgery?
Most common cosmetic surgeries are breast augmentation, implant removals, breast lift, Buttock lift, and chin, cheek, or jaw reshaping.
How Much Does Cosmetic Surgery Cost Abroad?
The procedure will be more affordable abroad and cost less in popular medical tourism locations like Turkey. But some factors affect the cosmetic surgery treatment cost, like the location of the clinics, the surgeon's experience, and the technique used.
Our team will dedicate their effort and time to help you choose the clinic best for you. Our goal is not just to find ‘a doctor’ for you, but to find ‘the right doctor’.