Introduction to Aesthetic Surgery: The concept of beauty in different cultures.- History and evolution of reconstructive surgery.- Indications, psychological issues and selection of patients in aesthetic surgery.- How to manage an aesthetic surgery practice.- Photography and plastic surgery.- Anesthesia for aesthetic surgery - A European perspective.- Anesthesia for the cosmetic patient: An American perspective.- Pain Therapy.- European legal issues.- The American legal system. The Breast: History of aesthetic breast surgery.- Breast augmentation.- Cosmetic breast augmentation with fat grafting.- Mastopexy without implants.- Mastopexy with implants.- Secondary breast augmentation.- Breast reduction with inverted T-scar.- Vertical breast reduction.- Gigantomastia.- Aesthetic surgery for breast asymmetry.- Tuberous breast.- Gynecomastia.- Reoperative aesthetic breast surgery. Trunk and Extremities: History of aesthetic surgery of the trunk and extremities.- Abdominoplasty.- Evolution of lipoplasty then, now and the future.- Liposuction.- Lipoabdominoplasty - Saldanha's technique.- Lipofilling and correction of post-liposuction deformities.- Plastic surgery in massive weight loss patients.- Brachioplasty.- Aesthetic surgery of the hand.- Thigh lift.- Gluteoplasty.- Aesthetic surgery of the male genitalia.- Aesthetic surgery of the female genitalia.- Ancillary (non-surgical) treatments: trunk and abdomen. The Scalp: General issues and indications.- Follicular grafting.- Scalp reduction.- Scalp extension.- Stretching sutures.- The Nose: History of aesthetic surgery of the nose.- Basic rhinoplasty.- Septoplasty and turbinates.- Full and semi-open rhinoplasty.- Secondary rhinoplasty.- Rhinoplasty in patients with malformations of the head and neck.- The twisted nose.- Profiloplasty. The Eyelids: History of Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery.- Eyelid anatomy.- Upper eyelid blepharoplasty.- Asian upper blepharoplasty.- Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty.- Minimal invasive approach.- Lateral canthal surgery in blepharoplasty.- Complications of aesthetic blepharoplasty and revisional surgeries. The Ear: Otoplasty. The Face - Surgical Treatment.- History of aesthetic surgery of the face.- The aging face.- Forehead and brow rejuvenation.- Suspension techniques in aesthetic surgery of the face.- Rejuvenation of the midface.- MACS lift.- The suprazygomatic (high-SMAS) facelift.- Necklift.- Surgical treatment of the face.- Reoperative surgery of the face.- Supension threads.- 3D facial volumization with anatomic alloplastic implants.- Lipofilling of the face.- Aesthetic surgery of the lip. The Face - Non-surgical treatment: Botulinum toxin - Botox.- Fillers.- Chemical peelings.- Advances in facial plastic rejuvenation with ablative laser technology: Can clinical results be tailored based on histology effects?.- Laser resurfacing.- Intense pulsed light (IPL) laser.- Laser and intense light systems as adjunctive techniques in functional and aesthetic surgery.- Non-surgical therapy.- Mechanical resurfacing, needling, dermabrasion and microdermabrasion.- Anti-aging cosmeceuticals. The Future: Preventative medicine and healthy longevity: Bases for sustainable antiaging strategies.- Anti-aging medicine: An overview in 2012.- Aesthetic regenerative surgery.