THE PRICE OF PERFECTION
Costs depend on how many areas of the
body are treated in one procedure. Typical costs for one area average $3000-$5000; $5000-6500 for two, and $6500-8000 for three.
From $9000-$10,000, but costs vary widely.
This procedure is covered by a Medicare rebate and health funds. Expect to pay about $4000 in surgery fees after Medicare rebate, $1000-$1300 in anaesthetist’s fees and $250 for garments
(hospital costs generally fully covered).
Full facelift about $20,000. Upper eyelid lift, performed under local anaesthetic with private insurance,
Source: ASPS surgeons (guide only, and costs vary widely). Total prices of procedures include surgeon’s fee, anaesthesia, hospital or surgical facility costs, post-surgery garments, medical tests and prescriptions for medication (except where otherwise stated). These are average costs of plastic surgeries (for a more exact figure, consult a member of the ASPS).