Breast

Is breast augmentation better done above or below the muscle?

If you are considering breast augmentation, it’s important to realize that there are options available for placing breast implants. Breast implants can be placed either in a pocket behind the breast tissue and above the pectoralis major muscle (muscle of the chest wall), or below the chest muscle. But is breast augmentation better done above […]

What’s the recovery time for a breast augmentation?

Are you thinking about breast augmentation, but unsure about what to expect during recovery? You’ll be happy to find out that most women enjoy a hassle-free recovery period after breast augmentation, and post-surgical complications are rare. But what’s the recovery time for a breast augmentation. What is breast augmentation? Breast augmentation or augmentation mammoplasty, is […]

How much does breast augmentation typically cost?

Breast augmentation remains a very popular choice for women desiring larger breasts. Breasts often lose volume after childbirth, and breast enhancement is a safe and effective way to increase cup size. But what’s the price point like, and how much does breast augmentation typically cost. Breast augmentation Breast augmentation surgery is performed to increase the […]

Is there an ideal age for breast augmentation?

Many women in their 20’s, 30’s, and 40’s struggle with feelings of low self-esteem, and they often turn to cosmetic procedures like breast augmentation, to make them feel more comfortable with their body. But is there an ideal age for breast augmentation, or can it be done at any age. Breast augmentation Breast augmentation is […]

How Long aftermale breast reductiondoes it take for Nipple Swelling to go down and Return to Normal Size?

Nowadays, more men are choosing to undergo breast reduction to deal with the embarrassing problem of gynecomastia, or enlarged male breasts. Gynecomastia may be due to several factors including hormonal imbalances, and certain medications.  Breast reduction is a simple procedure, but there is some post-op swelling to deal with. How long after male breast reduction […]

Will Nipple Reduction Surgery Scars Be Visible?

Some women with overly large or hanging nipples choose to have nipple reduction surgery to make the nipples less prominent. Although it is a relatively simple procedure there will be scars, and this is often a concern for women contemplating this type of surgery. Therefore one of the questions they often ask their plastic surgeon […]

Do Breast Implant Sizers Accurately Demonstrate Final Results of Surgery? Is there a better solution?

If you are considering breast augmentation with implants, choosing your breast implant size, is one of the most important decisions you will have to make. Breast implant sizers are useful tools in getting the right size implant, but do breast implant sizers accurately demonstrate final results of surgery? Or is there a better solution? What […]

What are the causes of capsular contracture?

The elation some women feel after undergoing breast augmentation often turns to frustration in a few short months because of capsular contracture. Capsular contracture refers to the hardening of the capsule that surrounds the breast implant. It is one of most common side effects of breast augmentation. But what are the causes of capsular contracture, […]

Is there a way to tell if my breast augmentation will look real or fake before surgery?

Breast augmentation can give you the breasts you’ve always wanted, but it’s important not to go too big or they may end up looking unnatural. If you are concerned that your breasts will not look or feel natural after surgery, be sure to ask your surgeon – “Is there a way to tell if my […]

Get natural looking Breast augmentation without implants

Are you looking for natural looking breast augmentation without implants? If you are, you should take the time to learn about a process known as autologous fat transfer (fat grafting). The technique is now being used to perform several cosmetic enhancement procedures, including breast augmentation. What is natural breast augmentation (with fat grafting)? Breast augmentation […]