By Olive Carterton
Brexit could bring a further drop in business for many plastic surgeons, a major report from industry analysts warns.
According to LaingBuisson, the cosmetic surgery market is likely to be hit ‘particularly hard’ if there is an economic downturn as a result of Britain leaving the EU.
It says the market suffered between 2009 and 2012 and there is every reason to believe that what is essentially a discretionary spend will fare no better if household budgets are squeezed.
The analysts’ comments came following a British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) report that the only significant areas of growth in 2017 were in breast augmentation and breast reduction.LOGIN OR REGISTER TO READ MORE……………