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20 Most Common Plastic Surgeries


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Lip augmentation
When topical lip plumpers aren't enough, some women go under the knife.
When topical lip plumpers aren't enough, some women go under the knife.
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If your puckers aren't as prominent as you like, you can pump them up with lip augmentation, where a surgeon will hollow out a portion of your lip and insert an implant to give your lips more body. It usually takes two or three weeks for the swelling from this procedure to subside. Full lips are more valuable to women than they are to men -- of the 25,878 lip augmentation procedures performed in 2005, 95 percent were done on women. How many smackers will this surgery set you back? Physician's fees average about $1,200.


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