75-Year Old Woman Gets Breast Implants

If you thought you were too old for plastic surgery or there is an age limit to going under the knife, 75-year-old Sherri Cook would prove you wrong. She recently underwent a breast augmentation procedure to

Sherri Cook insists that the only way she is going to look good and feel good about herself is with a breast augmentation procedures. She’s 75 years old and underwent a breast lift and breast implants to improve her figure and restore her youthful silhouette. She states, “I always tell my husband that older women end up looking like oatmeal boxes, or matchsticks. I don’t want to look like either one of those!”

She says that she doesn’t expect to have the same body as she did when she was younger, but she still wants a youthful figure. She admits that her breasts would never look good without the help of a plastic surgeon, but she still strives to look as good as she can with or without surgery.

Cook is among the many senior citizens who are heading to the plastic surgeon’s office to improve their looks. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery reports on a recent cosmetic surgery boom among senior citizens,  stating that nearly 85,000 people over the age of 65 had cosmetic surgery in 2010 alone.

Many seniors like Cook want to defy the signs of aging by undergoing body contouring procedures and cosmetic surgery that will restore their youthful looks for good. Breast lifts, tummy tucks, full body lifts and skin tightening procedures are among the most popular cosmetic procedures for this age group. Facelift surgery and other anti-aging treatments can also be effective for erasing some of the effects of aging.

Learn more about some of the latest plastic surgery trends here, and take a look at these plastic surgery before and after photos to see some amazing transformations.


Further Reading

  • After having discovered she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer, Angelina Jolie underwent a preventive double mastectomy to reduce her chances of breast cancer.

  • With bathing suit season right around the corner, plastic surgeons across the country are finding more women are booking up appointments for body contouring and breast augmentation procedures. Dr. Michael Niccole, founder and medical director of CosmetiCare Plastic Surgery Center and MedSpa in Newport Beach, and one of the “Top Plastic Surgeons in America”, reports that his appointment books are full, with a high demand for breast implants, skin tightening procedures and body contouring procedures to help women lose a few inches around the hips and thighs.

  • As most people are eating better and living healthier through exercise and diet, plastic surgeons are reporting a rise in plastic surgery procedures. More and more people are getting Botox than ever before and breast augmentation is still the most popular surgery since 2006.