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Is there a specific age to undergo plastic surgery?

No. Anyone can undergo plastic surgery, except for people under the age of 18, who need parental consent.

There is no specific age you can undergo plastic surgery, as anyone who is in good health may choose to have such a procedure to enhance their appearance. However, certain types of plastic surgeries are more common in certain age groups.

For instance, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, people between the ages of 13 and 19 often choose nose reshaping, ear surgery, laser hair removal, and breast augmentation. The population between 20 and 29 mostly has liposuction, breast lift, nose reshaping, tummy tuck, laser skin resurfacing, and breast augmentation. People within the 30 and 39 age group choose to undergo eyelid surgery, liposuction, and tummy tuck. As for the demographic over the age of 55, they usually have dermabrasions, facelift, eyelid surgery, forehead lift, chemical peel, and laser skin resurfacing.

It is up to you which type of plastic surgery you are willing to undergo and when, as there is no specific age you should have such a procedure. However, if you are under 18, you will need parental consent if you want to undergo plastic surgery.

Disclaimer: We do not assume responsibility for the use of the provided information or its interpretation. Our efforts are towards providing current and reliable information; however these should not be considered, or used as a substitute for diagnosis or treatment.

Source: https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Education/Medical-Library/

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