COVID-19 and cosmetic tourism: A Google trends analysis of public interests and the experience from a tertiary plastic surgery centre

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2022 Jan 31:S1748-6815(22)00056-0. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2022.01.040. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTAIMS: The primary aim of this study was to highlight the burden of cosmetic tourism on the Irish healthcare system during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our secondary aim was to examine the popularity of cosmetic tourism currently through Google Trends data analysis.METHODS: Data…