Cosmetic Surgery in Iran
What is Cosmetic Surgery?
Cosmetic surgery is a medical discipline focused on enhancing beauty and appearance through surgical and medical techniques. It is an extremely broad field and can be performed on all areas of the body; face, breasts, thigh, stomach, etc. Cosmetic surgery is a part of plastic surgery but concentrated on enhancing the beauty of a person.
Plastic surgery refers to surgical correction or restoration of a form or function. It broadly covers both a person’s appearance and the ability to function. Though synonymous with cosmetic surgery, plastic surgery can be divided into terms of, cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery. It is concerned to improve the patient’s appearance and self-image through both reconstructive and cosmetic procedures. The different types of operations are breast plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and many more.
Cosmetic surgery in Iran has undergone a radical change over the last decade. More and more people are accepting, and its affordability confirms its value and need. The number of aesthetic surgery procedures performed has increased to a great level. Earlier cosmetic surgery was only confined to the health and well-being of the patient, such as reconstructing a dislodged eye, skin-grafting for serious burns, repairing a broken nose and treating a birthmark across the face. But now the surgery is intended to correct all the dysfunctional areas of the body for enhancing the overall appearance.
Cosmetic Surgery Procedures
Reconstructive Surgery :
The reconstructive surgery is performed on the abnormal structures of the body. Corrections are made to defects caused by congenital defects, trauma, infection, developmental abnormalities, tumors or disease. The main purpose of this surgery is to improve function, but it can be used to approximate a normal appearance. Some of the surgeries are:
Cleft lip and palate
Elective Cosmetic Surgery :
If your appearance seems lacking somehow due to factors such as a large nose, wrinkles or fat around your belly or hips, cosmetic surgery provides the needful solutions. Form removing signs of aging, enhancing the beauty and remove any blemish, cosmetic surgery has become the latest trend to achieve flawless genes.
Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures
Laser resurfacing to improve acne scars
Botox injection to smooth wrinkles
Sclerotherapy injections for small varicose veins and spider veins
Types of plastic surgery
Eyelid surgery or blepharoplasty
Laser removal of hairs
Laser removal of pigmentation
Tattoo removal & Birthmark removal
Endoscopic Cosmetic Surgery
Facial Cosmetic Surgery
Otoplasty (ear surgery)
Rhinoplasty ( nose reshaping)
Mastopexy ( breast lift)
Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
Rhytidectomy (face lift )
Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery)
Otoplasty (ear surgery)
Augmentation Mammaplasty (breast augmentation)
Cosmetic Surgery Versus Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic surgery is performed on normal, healthy body parts to improve their appearance. People opt for this surgery to change the way they look, based on their ideals of beauty. While plastic surgery or reconstructive surgery involves correcting an abnormality resulting from a birth defect, accident or health condition. Often, reconstructive surgery addresses not only a deformed appearance but also seeks to correct or improve some deficiency or abnormality in the function of the body part.
Technology and Techniques for Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeries
The term minimally invasive refers to the use of newer technology used in plastic surgery, such as a laser, to perform procedures that once required extensive surgery and Take a lot of recovery time.
Plastic surgeons today have a variety of tools and techniques that make a face and eye lift procedures more accessible and affordable.
Most doctors in the cosmetic profession offer comprehensive laser treatments for the wholesome satisfaction of their clients. Laser treatments in Iran are highly preferred as they are available at affordable prices, and the procedures assure exceptional results.