Plastics surgery is now one of the most popular medical treatments in the healthcare industry, with more than 23 million surgical and nonsurgical procedures performed in 2018, according to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)
(1). Even in the pandemic, the need for beauty augmentation is still growing and booming, as revealed by Bloomberg
(2). While this increasing demand is such good news for beauty clinics, it also puts them under huge pressure on resources for medical staff, who are well-known for high pay and scarcity.
The adoption of AI to reduce the reliance on human professionals, therefore, is not only a cure to the situation, but also promises further improvement and achievement for this increasingly popular medical service. This case study presents how FPT Software leverages AI to develop an aesthetic surgery recommendation system for a beauty clinic in Japan.