Top Procedures of 2015


New data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons shows there were 15.9 million surgical and minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures performed in the US in 2015- up 2% from 2014.

Since 2000 overall procedures have risen 115%.


The Top 5  surgical cosmetic procedures

1. Breast augmentation

2. Liposuction

3. Nose Reshaping

4. Eyelid Surgery

5. Tummy tuck


The Top 5 minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures

1. Endotoxins (Botox, Dysport, Xeomin)

2. Fillers  (Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse)

3. Chemical Peels

4. Laser Hair Removal

5. Microdermabrasions


Lifts lead the List in growth surgical procedures. While these procedures are not in the Top 5 in actual numbers, since 2000 their statistics show the highest percent growth. These are body surgeries that are typically tied to patients with weight loss.


1. Breast Lifts (up 89%)

2. Buttock lifts (up 252%)

3. Lower Body lifts (up 3,973%)

4. Upper arm lifts ( up 4,959%)


For the first time, Men plastic surgery account for more than 40% of breast reduction surgeries. Representing a 5% increase from 2014 and a 35% increase from 2000.