Plastic Surgery Options for Men
The plastic surgery world seems to be dominated by procedures intended for women. Over the past few years that has changed dramatically. Male plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures have grown 325% over the past 20 years according to MarketWatch. Male patients are worried about their appearance and are taking to the world of cosmetic surgery to help with the insecurities and what they consider to be their problem areas. Let’s take a look at some of the sought-out procedures.
- Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction). This is the development of excess breast tissue, which causes an enlarged male breast. Besides appearance, this problem also causes feelings of self-consciousness. Gynecomastia is very common and affects 40 to 60% of men in varying degrees. Although weight loss could help reduce the problem, it is often not enough. A male breast reduction is a solution to this problem. Many men feel both physically and psychologically better after having the procedure done.
- Liposuction. Men and women alike both can feel unhappy or embarrassed of region of their body with excess fat. The “dad bod” phenomenon which drew attention to males with enlarged or overweight stomachs. Make sure that you are trying diet and exercise before considering liposuction to see if that can give you the results you desire. Learn more about liposuction on our website.
- Rhinoplasty. Not everyone, male or female, is happy with the nose they are given. The skilled plastic surgeons at Ohio Plastic Surgery Specialists will work with your bone structure and tailor your rhinoplasty surgery so that your nose works well with the rest of your facial features. As the dominant feature of your face, your nose plays a central part in your overall appearance, so it is important you are happy with it.
- Kybella. The area under our chin does not discriminate between men and women. Both genders can have unwanted fat under their chin, also known as the double chin. Kybella is an injectable that is designed to permanently get rid of fat cells in that area. You will work with our board certified plastic surgeons to determine how many treatments you will need to achieve the results desired.
These are only a few of the options for men that we offer! If you are interested in learning more about our procedures and what we could do for you, call our office today 614-363-2754.