Larger chests are huge, in more ways than one. Big for people, big for business! According to a recent study from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, nearly 296,000 surgeries were performed in the past year. And more ladies in Montana are much more likely to get breast augmentation than most others countries.
5. New England & Middle Atlantic
Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey and New York account for 14% of surgeries performed.
4. South Atlantic
Delaware, Washington, D.C., Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia account for 15% of breast enlargement surgeries.
3. East North Central & West North Central (TIE)
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota account for 16% of surgeries performed.
2. East South Central & West South Central (TIE)
Breast augmentation accounts for 16 percent of all plastic surgeries performed in the regions of Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.
1. Mountain and Pacific
Breast implants are biggest out West - they account for 38 percent of plastic surgeries in the region including Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, Arkansas, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.