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Plastic Surgery – Does it Make Patients Happy?

Among non-supporters of plastic surgery, there is a common viewpoint that people who go under the knife to improve their looks are actually unhappy and unsatisfied individuals. After all, why go through the pain, expense and sometimes extensive recovery period that some surgical procedures require, only to change one’s outward appearance? Surprisingly, the results of a recent study conducted over the long term shows that people who undergo plastic surgery may have just stumbled upon a way to find happiness and satisfaction… and high-end cosmetic surgery have nothing to do with it. Continue reading