Cosmetic surgical procedures have become increasingly popular in recent years. Each year, millions of men and women have them performed. The following two reports analyze the liposuction market and the overall cosmetic surgery market.
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More and more people are looking to have cosmetic surgery performed. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS), more than 17 million Americans had a cosmetic surgical procedure performed in 2017. That's up by about 2% from the year prior, suggesting strong growth for the market.
The defining characteristic of cosmetic surgery is that it's performed for the purpose of improving or altering a person's appearance rather than improving his or her physical health.
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Some cosmetic surgical procedures come with health benefits, but they are all performed with the primary goal of improving the person's appearance. Any health benefits are just secondary to the "cosmetic" benefits.
The Global Liposuction Surgical Proced… Forecast to 2023 report by The Market Reports is a comprehensive study of the global liposuction procedure market. Also known simply as lipo, liposuction is a cosmetic surgical procedure that involves the removal of fat. There are many different ways to perform liposuction, though most require the use of a hollow, vacuum-connected tube that sucks out fatty deposits from underneath the skin.
This report segments the global liposuction market by several criteria. On the basis of geographic region, the market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East and Africa. On the basis of product type, the market is segmented into stand-alone liposuction devices and portable liposuction devices. Finally, the report segments the market by application, including hospitals, cosmetic surgical centers and others.
The Global Cosmetic Surgery Products Sales Market report by The Market Reports is a comprehensive study of the global cosmetic surgical procedure market. Liposuction, of course, is just one of many cosmetic surgical procedures. Other common procedures include facelift, browlift, breast augmentation, rhinoplasty and tummy tuck.
So, what's in store for the future of cosmetic surgery? There's strong growth predicted for the market, thanks in part to new advancements in medical technology. As cosmetic surgical procedures become better and more refined, more people will continue to seek them. Furthermore, many insurance companies now cover the cost -- either partially or fully -- of cosmetic plastic surgery. This means individuals can have them performed while paying little or nothing out of pocket.
Some of the key cosmetic surgery vendors profiled in this report include Allergan, Cynosure, Depuy Synthes, Galderm, Syneron Medical, Alma Lasersltd, Stryker, Cuterainc, Iridex Corporation, Johnson & Johnson, Lumenis Ltd, Genesis Biosystems, Merz Aestheticsinc, Sanofi S.A, Smith & Nephew Plc, Syneron & Candela and others.