We’ve recently been talking a lot about non-surgical options as a short-term alternative to cosmetic surgery or in conjunction with cosmetic procedures to obtain optimal results. But, until now we didn’t know exactly how popular these procedures have become. According to the American Academy of Fcial and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) 75% of procedures performed in 2010 were non-surgical; the most popular being Botox and hyaluronic acid injections. The president of the AAFPRS said in an interview, “Non-surgical procedures are an excellent option for some people, with the added benefits of lower costs, and shorter recovery time, two things that are consistently important to those considering facial plastic surgery”.
Non-Surgical Options on the Rise