Aesthetic Medicine initiated in France in 1981 as a Plastic Surgery complementary specialty. It gathered several procedures from different medical specialties in order to satisfy people's aesthetic demands.
The interest in good looks has always been present among society, but in our days it has come to occupy a preponderant position. Nevertheless, satisfactory results in this area of Medicine were not achieved until the 90's. After that moment, this novel specialty experimented extraordinary widespread.
The general fields which constitute Aesthetic Medicine are: