'Body Parts' Season 2: 5 things you need to know about TLC medical reality show
Season 1 saw Allison Vest create a range of prosthetics, all of which came with heart-warming stories. Here's what you can expect from Season 2
Ever since its debut, TLC's 'Body Parts' has featured some truly heart-warming stories, as Anaplastologist Allison Vest helps patients gain a new lease on life through custom made prosthetics. As per the logline of the series -- "Anaplastologist Allison Vest creates amazing, lifelike prosthetics for patients who have missing or deformed body parts. Taking on unique and extreme cases, Allison melds medicine and artistry to help her patients both functionally and psychologically."
For those of you wondering, anaplastology deals with prosthetic replacements for missing or disfigured parts on the face or body, which are anatomically critical. Season 1 saw Vest help patients by crafting noses, ears, nipples and even limbs. With each prosthetic came a beautiful story of resilience, and if that has left you wanting more, here's what you can expect from Season 2.
When does 'Body Parts' Season 2 release, and where can you watch it
While there has been no official announcement from TLC regarding 'Body Parts' Season 2, watch this space for more details.
Who stars in the 'Body Parts' Season 2 series
With over 20 years of experience under her belt, Allison Vest is a renowned Anaplastologist. Vest is the vice president of the International Anaplastology Association. She is also the owner of Mosaic Prosthetics and was formerly the president of the Board for Certification in Clinical Anaplastology. A classically trained artist, Vest has a Masters in Science in Biomedical Visualization from the University of Illinois and received clinical training at the University of Florida's dental school and the Morriston Hospital in Swansea, Wales.
What is 'Body Parts' Season 2 all about
Season 1 was Vest make a range of prosthetics, such as noses, limbs, nipples and ears, helping both kids and older patients gain a new lease on life. Season 2 will likely feature patients with similar stories as Vest walks them through prothetic rehabilitation, giving them a new lease on life.
As per the TLC press release of the series for Season 1 — "'Body Parts' features certified anaplastologist Allison Vest who has over 20 years of experience. For the first time, this top-of-her-field professional is opening the doors to her practice and sharing the most devastating cases of patients who have lost major body parts, giving them a second chance by creating amazing, realistic prosthetics to help restore their lives to normalcy. Oftentimes, her prosthetics go undetected thanks to the skillful combination of skin."
The show is produced by Lucky Dog Films.
While there is no new trailer for 'Body Parts' Season 2, you can catch on Season 1 and check out the trailer for it here.