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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS

New York, NY


Posted May 20, 2015 in Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

Humanity’s endless quest for beauty and perfection leads many people looking for effective ways to achieve their cosmetic and health goals. Many people find cosmetic plastic surgery to be a wonderful solution for them. Of course, while “absolute” perfection is unattainable for human beings, even with plastic surgery, looking and feeling confident and amazing most certainly is! No wonder both women and men turn to various cosmetic treatments for their many significant benefits. Here are five of the biggest reasons:

  1. To look better – One of the more obvious reasons why people opt for cosmetic surgery is that they want to look and feel sexier, prettier and younger. We all want to look better, whether we admit it or not. Fortunately, liposuction, BOTOX® Cosmetic, tummy tuck, breast augmentation and several other cosmetic procedures can help us enhance our physical attributes. This is especially true if the perceived flaws are just impossible to change otherwise.
  2. To feel better – When you’re looking gorgeous, you’ll also feel better about yourself. The right cosmetic procedure can send your self-confidence through the roof. A former timid girl or guy is now more at ease socializing with others because of her/his new and stunning appearance. And, of course, self-esteem often leads to a much happier, more successful life.
  3. To reconstruct, alter, remove – Plastic surgery can target specific body parts that you wish to modify. It can transform your body into an enhanced version of you in a matter of hours, depending on the procedure you choose, without extreme dieting and working out to the point that you cause yourself harm.
  4. To see instant results – People nowadays are busy and always on the go. As such, we want everything to be quick and easy – like fast food, same day delivery, and high-speed Wi-Fi. We get the same immediate outcome with cosmetic surgery because the results are evident quickly. If you want a priority lane towards looking and feeling awesome, then the right cosmetic procedure could just be the answer you are looking for.
  5. To be healthy – Some choose to have liposuction to not only trim off those unwanted muffin tops or love handles but to also decrease the risks of hypertension and heart disease. Others want breast reduction so they can do physical activities they would not feel fit or comfortable in doing before. Plastic surgery, done right, can help you practice a healthier, more active lifestyle.

With these above-mentioned benefits, plastic surgery can truly be a wonderful solution for many aesthetic and health issues. However, since it’s a huge decision to make, be sure to carefully consult with a certified and reputable plastic surgeon and get answers to all of your questions before undergoing any kind of cosmetic operation. Click here to schedule your consultation with NYC plastic surgeon Dr. Douglas A. Taranow!