Cosmetic surgery is plastic surgery which is a procedure undertaken to alter the physical appearance of an individual for various reasons. The following are the merits of going through cosmetic surgery:
IMPROVEMENT OF PHYSICAL HEALTH
Some cosmetic surgery procedures act to improve an individual’s physical health. On top of physical looks which are relative to the person’s taste. For instance, breast reduction procedure may assist physical discomfort that shows through back pains and neck pains and make body contour better. Nose reshaping done through the rhinoplasty procedure improves the aesthetics of the nose and at the same time makes breathing better.
IMPROVEMENT OF SELF ESTEEM
When an individual looks good, their self-confidence is increased, and therefore their self-esteem is improved. This enables them to be less socially awkward because they feel comfortable in their skin. They are more open to trying out new things because their once self-distorted self-image has been corrected.
IMPROVEMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
Prior to plastic surgery, an individual may experience social anxiety, which is basically being uneasy in social settings. With the new physical appearance, comes a new perception of who they are now that they look better. The surgery gives the individual greater control of their lives and therefore improves their mental health.
MAINTENANCE OF HEALTHY BODY WEIGHT
Procedures including gastric bypass surgery or liposuction assist the individual by making it easier to keep the weight at a healthy level because the results motivate them to want to maintain a proper diet. This helps them maintain the physical appearance they desired to achieve before the procedures.
CREATION OF OPPORTUNITIES IN A PROFESSIONAL SETTING
Individuals who work jobs that rely on their looks for instance in real estate, air hosting and modelling can make higher sales and have their salaries increased because they are perceived as looking better than they did before they undertake cosmetic surgery that improved their physical appearance.
IMPROVEMENT OF PRODUCTIVITY
Emotional wellness that stems from improved physical appearance leaves an individual with not much to think about except ways to better their lives. This consequently makes them more productive in their fields of expertise because they are happier and content with the way they live.
ELIMINATION OF SIGNS OF AGING
Wrinkles and blemishes that are formed through aging naturally are flaws that can be eliminated from the face and other parts of the body through cosmetic surgery. This leaves the individual looking younger than they are.