10 Plastic Surgery Mistakes No One Talks About
You've heard about the chance of blood clots and infection -- but these common plastic surgery side effects will shock you
Mistake No. 6: You lie about your cigarette habitIf you are a smoker, most plastic surgeons won't operate on you. "Heavy smokers have low oxygen content in the blood," says Tachmes. "So when they have any type of cosmetic surgery that requires a pull or lift, like a breast or face lift, they suffer from poor wound healing, wound separation, or the skin can become necrotic, turning black and dying."
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