Plastic surgery is more affordable, less risky, and better at producing great results than ever before. Whether you need plastic surgery for cosmetic reasons like removing a mole or because of accident or surgery, advancements in medicine and technology provide new options to anyone looking to opt for cosmetic surgery. Wading through those options and choosing the best fit for you can be a challenge. Fortunately, there are many apps designed to help you find the right surgeon, choose the right procedure, and picture what your results may look like after surgery.
The RealSelf app provides an amazing wealth of information on virtually every cosmetic procedure imaginable. The app contains a gallery of before-and-after photos, which can provide you a clear picture of what to expect from your procedure. The real shine on the RealSelf app comes from a large, vibrant community of users, including surgeons who can answer questions and have conversations about procedures and trends. RealSelf is available free on iOS only.
Build My Bod Health
The Build My Bod app is a remarkable resource specifically aimed at helping you identify costs of cosmetic procedures in your area. Users can create a wish list of desired procedures and then search for prices in the area. Submit some information about your location and find the costs of procedures from surgeons in your locale. It is even possible to send your wish list to a doctor for scheduling a consultation. The app also provides a knowledge center of procedure risks, before-and-after photos, and recovery information. Promotions are often sent through the app to save on nonsurgical procedures you may be interested in. Build My Bod is available for free through iOS only.
Pocket Plastic Surgeon
One of the main questions you ask when considering cosmetic surgery is what you will look like after the procedure. Pocket Plastic Surgeon helps answer this question by morphing images of you to give you an idea of what your before and after photos might look like. Simply take a photo using the app, or even upload a current photo from your gallery to begin. Choose the sort of procedure you are interested in and watch as the app morphs your picture to give you a simulation of how you may appear afterwards. Pocket Plastic Surgeon is $2.99 on iOS only.
Clinics Review Articles
The Clinics Review Articles app provides the most comprehensive resource for evaluating clinics available. More than just plastic surgeons, the app can customize review information for thousands of clinics around the country. The app is free to download and use on iOS, but full functionality requires a 12-month subscription.
The Plastic Surgery Network
A unique partnership between Apple TV and the health care industry, the Plastic Surgery Network is an informational app designed to educate the consumer in the field of cosmetic surgery. Bringing together, surgeons, professionals in the industry, and patients, the app promises to guide users through the plastic surgery experience with better knowledge and insight. More than just before-and-after informational programming, the app highlights current trends, the latest in technology, and the science behind plastic surgery. This is for iOS devices only.
When you are considering plastic surgery, getting the best information and connecting with others who have been through the process can make the difference between a good and a great experience.