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Guide to cosmetic surgery

Cosmetic surgery aims to improve how you feel about your appearance. Learn the difference between cosmetic and plastic surgeons, and know what you need to ask.

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Hair transplant

Hair transplantation is a treatment option for baldness. It’s a surgery which transfers hair from where it is thicker to hairless areas of the scalp.

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Pinnaplasty (adult)

An otoplasty is an operation to improve the appearance of your ears. The operation should be performed only if the aim is to improve your self-confidence and to make you more comfortable with your appearance.

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Pinnaplasty (child)

An otoplasty is an operation to improve the appearance of your child’s ears. The operation should be performed only if the aim is to improve their self-confidence and to make them more comfortable with their appearance.

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Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is a minimally invasive skin treatment where a finely abrasive technique is used to buff away the outermost layer of the skin.

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Liposuction

Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery. Learn more about the procedure, including why it is not an option for weight reduction.

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Abdominoplasty

Abdominoplasty (also called a ‘tummy tuck’) is cosmetic surgery to alter the shape of the abdomen. Learn about the procedure and the questions to ask.

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Ingrown hair

An ingrown hair occurs when you cut a hair and it grows back inside your skin. Learn all about the treatment and prevention options for ingrown hairs.

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Body piercing

Healing times may vary depending upon which body part has been pierced. Read on for tips about self-care and avoiding infection.

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Gender confirmation surgery

Gender confirmation surgery transfers people with gender dysphoria (who identify with a gender that is different from their biological sex) to their desired sex. Learn more here.

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