Is Cosmetic Surgery an Art?

Icosmetic-surgeryf a patient produces a photo of their preferred image, could this be attained through cosmetic surgery? Can the cosmetic surgeon actually meet the desired result as it is in the picture presented?

Cosmetic surgery is definitely an art and craft! The cosmetic surgeon is the artist and the human body is the canvas. They are into the art of designing in order to achieve a favorable outcome.

However to create preferred image could be varied depending on many factors surrounding the patient. It is rather impossible that a cosmetic surgeon could copy precisely what is presented in an image.

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There are numerous things that must be thought of when you are performing cosmetic plastic surgery. When it comes to breast augmentation for instance, factors include the following:

  • breast shape
  • evenness
  • chest wall shape
  • skin quality
  • soft tissue quality
  • and many other

Each of these factors will certainly have an effect on end result.

Nonetheless, a few cosmetic surgery procedures do not require a picture or a basis in order for it to be done. All it requires is what the patient needs such is the case of blepharoplasty. This is a surgical procedure on the eye that seeks to better the appearance of the eye such as the case of drooping eyes.

Setting Expectations

What is most essential is setting expectations to patients; what is expected and what may be accomplished. Provided that the person undergoing operation is kept informed.

The patient must have realistic expectations associated with what can be done. This usually results to successful outcome which is true in any form of art. This is the main reason that doctors need to have a good talk with the patient before going through the surgical procedure itself.