China's plastic surgery industry set to become world's third largest

  • China's plastic surgery industry is set to become the world's third largest by the end of this year with a valuation of 400 billion yuan ($62.6 billion) and is expected to double in size by 2019. If growth continues as expected, China will be the world's third largest market after the US and Brazil. The report, issued by the China Association of Plastics and Aesthetics on Monday, found that over seven million Chinese people, mostly women, went under the knife last year. (Source: IANS)