Apart from medical complications that could occur, the cost of cosmetic surgery is another factor that teens should take into account. Cosmetic surgery can be very expensive especially for adolescences that are still in school and do not have a lot of income. According to BBC, The average price of a "boob job" is around £3,000. A nose op or liposuction costs slightly less. (BBC news) And due to the high cost of these surgeries, it is no surprise that some teenagers may go into debt to finance the surgery by taking out a bank loan or other credit.
Cosmetic surgery today has become a booming business which makes a lot of money for surgeons. And no one else is better qualified for potential customers than self-conscious teenagers who wish there were a thing or two that could be changed on their bodies. Once they walk into the rooms, doctors will say everything they can to persuade them to have as many things done as possible in order to get more money out of their pockets. The commercial goal is to make them want the most extensive surgery at the highest cost they can afford. Since insurance does not cover it, doctors can charge whatever they like. Most of these teenagers are easily convinced especially when it comes to appearance since they are still young and immaturelooks