Men are more and more going to the operating room. According to the Chilean Society of Plastic Surgery (SCCP), there are currently between 5 and 6 thousand men aesthetic surgery annually, an increase in the last decade. This shows that Chileans are more open to pass through this kind of surgical procedure.
When the year approaches, concern about the appearance of the body is notorious, and the child, gym or plastic surgery begins to be a topic. Among the procedures that men most sought for this season are gynecomastia. This intervention reduces one of the major male sex complexes: an increase in the volume of the breast region due to an increase in subcutaneous fat tissue or in some cases of the development of a small mammary gland. This condition can occur at any time and can be the result of hormonal changes, the use of steroids, heredity, obesity, or even the use of certain drugs.
Another of the most sought-after procedures that has become the third most popular cosmetic surgery in the world is blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery. This intervention improves the appearance of eyelids and gives more light to the eyes, through temporary hospitalization under local anesthesia and sedation with anesthesia.
In this regard, plastic surgeon Claudio Tomas, president of the Chilean Society of Plastic Surgery, explained that "it is important that anyone who decides to carry out a surgical intervention of this type chooses an accredited plastic surgeon because it requires a level of training to end in plastic surgery for integral development would make an adequate diagnosis and choose the right operation, depending on each case, for which an experienced plastic surgeon is needed. "
Despite the explosive increase that male operations have been presenting over the last ten years, liposuction represents 25% of the most common invasive treatments for men. This technique is popularized because it allows the body to get better contour, eliminating irreparable fat that can not be reduced by diet or exercise.
In that sense, from the body of the specialist emphasize that it is important to be aware of the procedure it decides to perform, it is crucial to understand the procedures that can be performed by focusing on the basic triangle, the familiar patient, the surgeon's certificate and the accredited clinical center.