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posted on 11 March 2016

America's Love Affair With Plastic Surgery

by Felix Richter,

-- this post authored by Niall McCarthy

Americans still love having plastic surgery. In 2015, there was a grand total of 1.7 million cosmetic surgery procedures in the United States, 2 percent higher than 2014, according to the the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Breast augmentation was the most popular, followed by liposuction and nose reshaping. Interestingly, the popularity of buttock implants has skyrocketed 252 percent since 2000, though that impressive growth rate isn't enough for the procedure to make the top-10 list below.

This chart shows cosmetic surgery procedures in the United States in 2015.

Infographic: America's Love Affair With Plastic Surgery | Statista

You will find more statistics at Statista.

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