5 Cosmetic Surgeries You Probably Didn’t Know Exist

2. The Hourglass Figure

While it sounds like the sort of Frankenstein procedure that would’ve been done during the Victorian era, women have been known to have their lower ribs removed in order to achieve an ideal hourglass figure. This is an extreme and irreversible form of cosmetic surgery. After the lower ribs are removed — usually ribs 10, 11 or 12 — the patient will also have to undergo an abdominoplasty.


Danielle blogs on behalf of Sears and other brands she uses. In her spare time she enjoys playing water polo and learning to ballroom dance. Her favorite type of exercise is cardio, especially running.

One thought on “5 Cosmetic Surgeries You Probably Didn’t Know Exist

  • February 27, 2015 at 9:38 pm

    Actually the woman in picture 2 was wearing a corset…….she was super obsessed with a tiny waist and kept waist training with tighter and tighter corsets over time…


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