Breast Impants

How Much Do Implants Cost?

Breast augmentation is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures performed in the US. However, the operation is not normally covered by health insurance, so patients have to be aware of the different cost components, and the cost of the implants is one of the most important factors. So how much do breast implants […]

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, […]

Silicone vs. saline, which type of implants is right if I am active?

Many women undergo breast augmentation to boost their confidence, and feel better about their appearance. They often have to ask themselves several questions in the process, including whether to choose silicone vs saline breast implants, and which type of implants is right if I am active (click here)? While there doesn’t seem to be universal […]

What to do if something happens to your breast implants?

The self-confidence and satisfaction some women feel after breast augmentation is often shattered when something goes wrong with the breast implants. So if you are contemplating breast augmentation, be sure to ask your surgeon about any possible complications, so that you know what to do if something happens to your breast implants. What to do […]

Difference Between Silicone or Saline Breast Implants

Implant sizing and the choice of implants are the most important decisions women considering breast augmentation have to make. Silicone implants are the most popular type, but women must understand how to choose between silicone or saline breast implants. Silicone Breast Implants Silicone breast implants have a silicone outer shell, and are filled with silicone […]

The best solutions for breast implant rippling

Even women with the most beautiful breasts may have rippling after breast augmentation, just take a look at some of the celebrities on the red carpet if you need convincing. While some amount of rippling is expected, it is not a problem for women with an adequate covering of breast tissue. For women that don’t […]

Male breast reduction surgery for the treatment of gynecomastia

Some men are affected by overdeveloped breasts, a condition that is referred to as gynecomastia. Excess body fat in the chest is a problem that some men find very embarrassing, and they often go all out to get it treated. Male breast reduction surgery is usually performed to alleviate gynecomastia. About Gynecomastia The extra fatty […]

Irvine Shaped Breast Implants

Breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed today. Breast shape and size is often negatively impacted by weight fluctuations, pregnancy, and aging, leaving some women unhappy with the appearance of their breasts. As a result, women in Irvine and other cities across the US opt to undergo breast augmentation, and an […]

Why an Accredited Outpatient Surgery Center is Critical

If you are contemplating doing cosmetic plastic surgery in Orange County, there are a range of options open to you. However before deciding on the procedure you’d like done, it is important to understand what the surgery is all about, as well as the risks involved. Another very important consideration is the facility at which […]