Cosmetic Surgery As A Person 's Natural Beauty Through Surgical Procedure

851 Words Nov 4th, 2016 4 Pages
Cosmetic surgery is enhancing a person’s natural beauty through surgical procedure such as facelifts, brow lift, breast augmentation or reduction, rhinoplasty(nose), and liposuction. More and more men and women choose to go under the knife when they’re unsatisfied with their appearance. Some people get cosmetic surgery to look younger, skinnier, or to simply feel better about themselves. Over the years people are slowly accepting cosmetic surgery, however there are still controversies about it. Some people believe that if a person wishes to alter their appearance, they have the right to do so. Others, on the other hand, firmly believe that although people have the right to make their own decisions, they shouldn’t change their appearance because it is what makes a person unique. In addition, as cosmetic surgery has gained popularity, it has been promoted as safe, which often makes people forget that all surgeries come with risks during and after the surgery. According to Mayo Clinic staff, these risks include infection, excessive bleeding, temporary or permanent nerve damage, and unsatisfied results. “Those with a history of cardiovascular disease, lung disease, diabetes or obesity have a higher risk of developing complications such as pneumonia, stroke, heart attack or blood clots in the legs or lungs”(mayo clinic). However, there are people who argue that those who decide to go under the knife are well aware of these risks are willing to go through it anyways. They also…

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