Why Holidays Are Ideal for Plastic Surgery

It may be the busiest time of the year, but the holiday season is also one of the best times to undergo plastic surgery and non-surgical enhancement procedures! A lot patients take advantage of long holiday breaks for some me-time and squeeze in an appointment with ourĀ plastic surgeons and esthetician. Whether you want a complete Mommy Makeover with body procedures or just thinking of undergoing rejuvenation with skin care or injectable treatments, our team at Palm Aesthetics Plastic Surgery Center in Lakewood Ranch, Florida, is committed to providing you the best possible results during the most wonderful time of the year!

Winter Clothes

The holidays are ideal for various procedures because sweaters and other winter clothing are perfect for concealing the swelling, bruising and the required compression garments during the recovery phase following a surgical procedure. Shawls and scarfs can also be used to cover and help protect surgical incision from sun exposure that could cause abnormal scarring.


The holiday season is a perfect time to undergo plastic surgery and non-surgical enhancements to get you ready for the summer swimsuit season. During the holidys, you get some time off of work, giving you enough time to heal and recover from your procedures. Ample recovery time is one of the keys to obtaining ideal and long-lasting results. During the recovery period, you will also need to refrain from heavy workloads. The upside to this is you also get to spend more time with your family watching your favorite holiday films.

Most Common Surgeries During the Holidays

The cooler winter weather means more time spent indoors, wearing more comfortable layers and more time for recovery. Here are some of the most common procedures performed during the holiday season:

Breast Augmentation

This is a common breast procedure favored during the holiday season. Whether with or without a breast lift, women are able to fully recover during the holidays without taking extra time off work. The final results will be ready well ahead of the summer bikini season.


Liposuction, sometimes done with abdominoplasty, is very popular before and during the holiday season because concealing post-procedure compression garments becomes an easy task under layers of winter clothing. The results will also be appreciated well ahead of the summer season.

Facial Procedures

Various facial plastic surgery procedures like facelift, neck lift and upper lid blepharoplasty are also extremely popular for both men and women during the holidays. It gives them have enough recovery time in order to look rejuvenated and revitalized for the coming new year.

Schedule Your Consultation Today

If you are interested in plastic surgery or non-surgical enhancement procedures this holiday season or would like to give the gift of any type of treatment to a loved one, contact Palm Aesthetics at (941) 822-8955 or fill out our Appointment Request. We welcome new patients from the communities of Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota, Ana Maria, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, Palmetto, Parrish and Siesta Key.