When it comes to reconstructive and aesthetic procedures, it might prove challenging to visualize the end results on the actual patient. However, with AR technology, patients can see how their appearance changes after a procedure, even before entering the OT.
As usual, The Medical Futurist made a very impressive summary of the evolution of digital uses in the field of cosmetics. From augmented reality to artificial intelligence, these technologies allow to visualize data but also to assist people in day to day health choices. Facial recognition for example is not only a tool for social media where you can transform your tongue in a rainbow but it can also diagnose diseases !