Your motivations for pursuing cosmetic surgery are important issues that your cosmetic surgeon will discuss with you during a consultation.
The reasons behind your decision to change part of your body need to be explored by you and your surgeon to help you attain satisfaction with your cosmetic surgery procedure.
As you consider cosmetic surgery, you should avoid making a snap emotional decision perhaps based on a hurtful comment or unpleasant episode.
You also need to learn what you can realistically expect from cosmetic surgery. For example, a tummy tuck can smooth the contours of your torso and significantly alleviate problems you may have with stretched skin, but for some people it is not going to make you "super model" thin.
Appropriate Reasons to Pursue Cosmetic Surgery
Self-Improvement: Your desire to improve yourself in your own eyes is a reasonable goal. Sometimes people undergo cosmetic surgery simply because it is an available option for increasing personal satisfaction and enhancing self-image.
For example, you may be dissatisfied with the size of your breasts and therefore seek breast augmentation cosmetic surgery. As long as you want breast augmentation or enhancement for the sake of satisfying your own desire for a fuller bust line, then you may have a healthy outlook. Basically, it is best to realize that cosmetic surgery will not change how others regard you.