Top Factors that Motivate People to Undergo Plastic Surgery

There are a variety of reasons why people want to go under the knife to improve their physical features. Whether it’s because of bad genes, sun damage or even to reverse the hand on Father Time, it’s a common procedure that has only grown in acceptance.

Here are some of the top reasons why plastic surgery has become a necessity for many.


This has to be one of the most common reasons due to the fact that genes essentially dictate how you’re going to look like throughout the course of your life. Plain and simple, people just don’t like the way they look, spurring them to seek out a plastic surgeon to help correct their so-called flaws.


Another common reason lies in the hands of time. While there is a wide array of over-the-counter anti-aging options that one can choose from, some people claim that they just don’t do the trick – enter plastic surgery.

Fortunately, plastic surgery has been very successful in reducing the effects of aging and can even make a person look a decade younger than they actually are – well, almost. Plastic surgery is essentially designed to enhance the way you look, not turn back the hands on the clock.

Sun Damage

The harmful effects of UV rays have always been underestimated. As you already know, UV rays are extremely harmful and can cause premature aging. With enough exposure over long periods of time, you’ll likely start to see some of the effects you’ve been trying to avoid your whole life. 

Article submitted by Dr. Jan Zemplenyi. Dr. Jan Zemplenyi and the Bel Red Center for Aesthetic Surgery for Aesthetic Surgery provide the highest standards in cosmetic surgery and recovery care.