PLASTIC SURGERY : the magic potion?
The plactic surgery has more and more demands , it is about the correction of physical defects.
Since many years the developpment of science andtechnologie has made the processus less risky and more effective.
Now in our society it is fashionable to be young healty and attractive.
People are now obssessed with the fear of getting old, that iswhy plastic surgery is used the conceal the signs of aging.
But the thing is , is it worth all the risk that come along with our new look?
A study by Psychology Today magazine showsthat many people are not satisfied with their looks: 60,000,000 do not like their noses; 30,000,000 do not like their chins; 6,000,000 do not like their ears and 6,000,000 do not like their eyes.Unfortunately, science has achieved so far to try to creat a “perfect body”.
Cosmetic surgery: the hype of the moment. But is it the magic potion? Certainly not.
To begin with, there is no point incutting into a healthy body. How small the operation might be, for example cosmetic nose surgery, there is always a chance something goes wrong.
The numbers are very alarming: in 20% of all cases, thepatient has to recover from the damage he experienced.
Although serious risks such as blindness and heavy lung problems are rather rare, less serious risks may not be concealed: chronic pain,allergic reaction, delayed or prolonged healing, ...
In any case, cosmetic surgery is far from pain free.
And what is more: a number of surgeries have already failed.
‘The magic potion' caused a manypeople to die because of operations that were far from needed.
Such tragic events are a strong warning that our society has to move into a less appearance-focused one.
In addition, the long-termconsequences are often not taken into account.
In fact, it is useless to go through a facelift.
That is to say: the only thing such a cosmetic surgery does, is to make you younger for a few years....
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