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Lucy - Breast Augmentation Consultation

Duration: 02:11

In 2011 nearly 40,000 women and 5,000 men went under the knife for cosmetic procedures and the most popular operation is the boob job. Lucy is a 24 year old beautician from Essex and after losing a lot of weight in her teens, she has decided to have a breast augmentation to improve her figure. However before her surgery Lucy must decide what size breast implants to have. During the consultation a scanner takes a 3D picture of her breasts, she can then see what they will look like with the different sized implants in and choose which size is best for her.

Available since: Tue 20 Nov 2012

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Inside the Body Beautiful Episode 1

Documentary exploring the science behind the most popular beauty and cosmetic treatments.

First broadcast: 27 Nov 2012

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