Those elderly people who are particular about the way they look do not need to worry about their appearances any long as their old age can no more be hassle if they want to look young and pretty. Their old age can now be well concealed under the veil called plastic surgery. Such is the desire to look young that even people over 75 years opt for the surgery.
To one’s surprise, doctors say that old age people are not likely to have complications after surgery, if they take care of certain things. The patients who are on life- saving medicines should not opt for plastic surgery. Taking in consideration the patients’ old age plastic surgeons try to minimize and tailor the operation. For direct neck excisions or eyelid tucks doctors give local anesthesia instead of general to elderly people. The priority of the plastic surgeon should be patient’s safety and successful operation. The old age people who are above 80 should opt for direct neck lift and not the traditional one which is complicated.
Many Hollywood and other celebrities who have grown older, have undergone plastic surgery to beat their age. A report says that Anne Robinson had face lift in 2004 and that turned out to be the most successful surgery as the result obtained was amazing. Pomp, show and vanity never take a backseat even to the commoners. Old age when more essential medical concerns become a priority but the desire to look young and have lovely and lighter face does not dies. To lessen the signs of aging, women over sixty are ready to go under plastic surgeons knife.
Plastic surgery is common with the face and neck portion because these are portions which show the first sign of aging but the no. people who are opting for breast augmentation, mammoplasty and tummy reduction is also fairly large. Those who have age related problems or some chronic disease should not go for plastic surgery as it may cause some complications.
The various type of plastic surgery are lipoplasty, mammoplasty, eyelids lifts, nose reshaping and face lifts. The old age people opting for the surgery should take necessary cautions before going under plastic surgeons knife. For example they should thoroughly review and get the surgery done by an experienced and successful plastic surgeon. The plastic surgeons who have performed successful surgeries earlier puts the patient mind’s at ease. The data for successful plastic surgery can be collected from the famous American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeon as they maintain consumer information service.
The nature has its ways. Nobody can stop the growing age but the invention of plastic surgery has become a boon to the elderly people who have also embraced it with enthusiasm. Their dream is no more a dream now but they should ensure their safety.