More Men Turning to Plastic Surgeons for Body Image, Confidence
New statistics reveal increase in male cosmetic procedures
The 2017 Plastic Surgery Statistics Report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reveals that a conversation about body image is emerging among men. More than 1.3 million cosmetic procedures were performed on men in 2017 to enhance their looks and build confidence.
The statistics show that body contouring procedures such as liposuction (up 23%) and tummy tucks (up 12%) have grown in popularity among men over the past 5 years, while male breast reductions have increased about 30% in that time.
Source: American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)