Medical cosmetology refers to the repair or remodeling of human appearance and various parts of the human body using surgery, drugs, medical devices, and other traumatic or invasive medical techniques.
According to the statistics of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS), the total number of global medical beauty treatment projects in 2016 was approximately 23.62 million, a year-on-year increase of 9%. Among them, the number of surgical treatments was 10.42 million, an increase of 8% year-on-year; the number of non-surgical treatments was 13.21 million, an increase of 10%. The most popular surgical treatments were breast augmentation, liposuction, eye plastic surgery, rhinoplasty, and abdominal wallplasty. The most popular non-surgical treatments were botulinum toxin injection, hyaluronic acid injection, hair removal, and photon tenderness. Skin and chemical exfoliation.
With the continuous improvement of people's economic level and the increasing acceptance of beauty by individuals, it is expected that the global medical beauty industry will develop more rapidly in the next five years. It is estimated that the total revenue of the global medical beauty service market will exceed 130 billion US dollars in 2018, and the market size will further increase to 178 billion US dollars by 2022.