Twenty-five years ago, plastic surgery was available only to those who had the money to burn and the willingness to enhance their appearances, in other words, the rich and famous. The number one reason why many people haven’t had access to plastic surgery is because of the money. Now, plastic surgery is available to almost everyone because of the financing industry.
Plastic surgery can be paid for by cash, check, credit card and financing. The ability to finance surgery has opened doors to make cosmetic surgery mainstream. Financing is essentially a short-term loan whose interest rate is better than that of a credit card. There are associated costs with borrowing the money, but both you and your surgeon can elect the plan or arrangement that is the best fit for you, financially.
Like anything in life, it does have its downsides. First, the cost of borrowing the money can be significant and second, you may be putting yourself into debt. This can be a burden, particularly if your financial circumstances change for the worse down the road.
Personally, I suggest that you take care of your finances before you incur the expenses of plastic surgery. Remember that the price tag of the procedure may sound reasonable, but the real expense to you if you use certain financing plans can add thousands.
Plastic surgery is like any investment: make prudent decisions, choose the right surgeon and you will do well. My dedicated team and I hope that will you consider investing in Westlake Plastic Surgery!