Lots of images may come to mind when you think of plastic surgery. Teens who have cosmetic procedures — such as otoplasty (surgery to pin back ears that Once you have the facts, you can decide whether the surgery is right for you.
One of the concerns about plastic surgery on adolescents is that their bodies are still (For more information, see Facts about Breast Implants.).
In , more than cosmetic procedures were performed on patients 18 years of age or younger, and almost 39 were surgical procedures such as.
This briefing paper includes the ASPS statement on teenage plastic surgery, statistics regarding plastic surgery among teens, common procedures for teens and.
In the age of selfies, more teens are requesting plastic surgery. Some parents wonder if these cosmetic procedures are wise.