Another cosmetic procedure that has become popular in Australia is the insertion of body implants.
3 of the most popular body implants that are performed by cosmetic surgeons in Sydney are:
Buttock, pectoral & calf implants.
There are also other facial implants that have become popular like cheek and chin implants but we are talking about those in a different section.
The accs.org.au provides the following information about this procedure.
|Procedure:||insertion of a silicone implant (usually behind a muscle) to enlarge the appearance of the muscle.|
|Length:||1 to 3 hours.|
|Side Effects:||Temporary discomfort, tightness of tissues, swelling, bruising. Temporary nerve numbness or tingling.|
|Risks:||Movement of the implant. Infection, bleeding, hypertrophic or keloid scarring. If implants become infected they would most likely need to be removed, and then re-inserted once the tissues have healed.|
|Recovery:||Back to work 7 to 10 days, exercise 4-6 weeks.|