Plastic surgery patients are opting for more facial surgery and less buttock and breast enhancement. Experts say it's the baby boomers who are lifting, injecting, and lasering their faces in growing numbers. A record number of people had cosmetic surgery last year with more than 14.5 million procedures performed.
In this short from WonderWork watch as nine-year-old Ragini and her family travel from their rural village in India to the city of Varanasi, where she undergoes a life-altering operation at G.S. Memorial Plastic Surgery Hospital.
With the rise of social media and obsession with celebrities and their culture, came a rise in the number of people in the United States getting plastic surgery. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons there were 15.9 million surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in 2015, a two percent increase since 2014