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Top 5 Cosmetic Surgical Procedures in 2010
The down economy hasn’t stopped Americans from going under the knife in an attempt to approve their appearance. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the number of cosmetic surgical procedures increased 2% from 2009 to 2010. Here are the top five most popular cosmetic procedure last year.

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Snip, Nip, and Tuck on the Rebound

Cosmetic surgery is on the rise: In 2010, more than 1 million cosmetic surgical procedures were performed an increase from the year before. From breast augmentations to tummy tucks, we break down the top five cosmetic surgical procedures in 2010, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

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Breast Augmentation

Number of Procedures in 2010: 296,000

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NOse reshaping

Nose Reshaping

Number of Procedures in 2010: 252,000

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Eyelid Surgery

Eyelid Surgery

Number of Procedures in 2010: 209,000

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Liposuction

Number of Procedures in 2010: 203,000

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Tummy Tuck

Tummy Tuck

Number of Procedures in 2010: 116,000

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Top 5 Cosmetic Surgical Procedures in 2010

The down economy hasn’t stopped Americans from going under the knife in an attempt to approve their appearance. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the number of cosmetic surgical procedures increased 2% from 2009 to 2010. Here are the top five most popular cosmetic procedure last year.

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