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U.S. Tops Demand For Cosmetic Procedures

U.S. Has Highest Demand for Cosmetic Surgery

Doctors in the United States and Brazil performed the most cosmetic procedures in 2017, according to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) Global Aesthetic Survey for procedures. The survey also revealed a 5 percent increase globally in surgical cosmetic procedures within the past 12 months.

The top five countries—U.S. (18 percent), Brazil (10.4 percent), Japan (7.2 percent), Mexico (4.4 percent) and Italy (4.1 percent)— accounted for 38.4 percent of the world’s cosmetic procedures, followed by Germany, Colombia and Thailand.

Demand for Medical Cosmetic Procedures Increasing Worldwide

ISAPS Annual Statistics

The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery has released the results of its annual Global Aesthetic Survey for 2016. The United States ranks No. 1 for total number of cosmetic procedures performed followed by Brazil, Japan, Italy and Mexico. The top five countries account for 41.4% of cosmetic procedures performed worldwide.

Demand for surgical procedures increased 8% from 2015 to 2016 and demand for non-surgical cosmetic enhancement increased 10%. The top five non-surgical treatments in 2016 were:

Educational Campaign on the Future of Cosmetic Procedures Launching This Spring

The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and aesthetic device manuafacturer Eclipse Aesthetics have teamed up with Mediaplanet Publishing to release an educational cross-media campaign titled “The Future of Cosmetic Procedures.” The campaign will launch this spring as a national online digital campaign and regionally in print as an eight to 12 page section distributed within the LA Times.

International Cosmetic Procedure Rankings Released

International Cosmetic Procedure Rankings Released

Lipoplasty is the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the world, and the United States ranks No. 1 in the total number of invasive and noninvasive cosmetic procedures performed in 2011, according to a new worldwide study from the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS, www.isaps.org). Lipoplasty, breast augmentation and blepharoplasty are the three most popular surgical procedures. Botulinum toxins, HA-based dermal fillers and laser hair removal led the pack as the top three noninvasive procedures performed worldwide.