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11.7 Million Cosmetic Procedures in 2007
Date:2/25/2008

(Hylaform, Restylane)

Eyelid surgery 208,199 Laser Hair Removal 1,226,974

Abdominoplasty 180,457 Microdermabrasion 743,748

Breast Reduction 153,087 IPL Laser Treatment 584,530

Women had 91 percent of cosmetic procedures. The number of procedures (surgical and nonsurgical) performed on women was over 10.6 million, an increase of 1 percent from the previous year. Surgical procedures increased 9 percent; nonsurgical procedures decreased by less than 1 percent. Since 1997, surgical procedures increased 142 percent, while nonsurgical procedures have increased 743 percent.

Top cosmetic procedures for MEN:

Surgical # procedures Nonsurgical # procedures

Liposuction 57,980 Botox injection 329,519

Eyelid surgery 32,564 Laser hair removal 185,684

Rhinoplasty 31,713 Microdermabrasion 85,910

Male breast reduction 20,280 Hyaluronic Acid 84,184

(Hylaform, Restylane)

Hair transplantation 16,491 IP laser treatment 63,177

Men had 9 percent of cosmetic procedures. The number of procedures (surgical and nonsurgical) performed on men was just over 1 million, an increase of 17 percent from the previous year. Surgical procedures increased 5 percent; nonsurgical procedures increased 21 percent. Since 1997, surgical procedures have increased 3 percent while nonsurgical procedures have increased 886 percent.

Frequency of cosmetic procedures by AGE GROUP:

% of Age # procedures Top surgical Top nonsurgical

total procedure procedure

47% 35-50 5.4 million Liposuction Botox

25% 51-64 2.9 million Eyelid Surgery Bo
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SOURCE American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
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