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Why Would Your Plastic Surgeon Recommend Breast Revision Surgery?

Why Would Your Plastic Surgeon Recommend Breast Revision Surgery?

by Gianina (SU)
Most women who undergo a breast augmentation surgery are not aware that they’ll most likely need another surgery at some point in their life.

Plastic Surgery After a Baby: Is It Safe?

Plastic Surgery After a Baby: Is It Safe?

by Holly (SU)
Having a baby can be a wonderful and life-altering experience, but it is also unfortunately quite a body-altering experience.

Can a Mommy Makeover Bring my Pre-Baby Body Back?

Can a Mommy Makeover Bring my Pre-Baby Body Back?

by Yenny (SU)
Being a mother truly is a life-changing experience, and every moment should be cherished. But it’s also important to invest in your own well-being. And if that means getting your pre-baby body back, there are ways to do that without taking a toll on quality time with your baby.

Should You Choose Fat Transfer or Implants for Breast Augmentation?

Should You Choose Fat Transfer or Implants for Breast Augmentation?

by Yenny (SU)
Are you interested in having breast augmentation? It’s important to speak with a reputable board-certified plastic surgeon; they’ll provide you with the necessary information you need to make an informed decision. When weighing your options, consider what your ultimate goal is, the size of enlargement you’d like to achieve, daily lifestyle, health history, and the need for possible “touch-up” surgeries down the road. This will help you determine which method of surgery is most appropriate.

Do I need to replace my breast implants?

Do I need to replace my breast implants?

by Yenny (SU)
If you’re considering breast augmentation, or have already had one, you may be wondering when your breasts will require some “touching up”. Common hearsay points to 10 years as the magic number for when revision surgery may be required. However, a 2011 study by the FDA reported that only 1 in 5 people will require some type of modification at the 10-year mark – whether it be due to a broken implant, discomfort, malposition, Capsular Contracture, or a patient’s decision to change cup size.

How Often Will You Require Surgery for Your Breast Implants?

How Often Will You Require Surgery for Your Breast Implants?

by Yenny (SU)
The old rule of thumb about replacing breast implants every 10 years isn’t always accurate. Think of this way: many products come with a warranty, but it doesn’t necessarily mean each must be replaced after that time has expired.

Choosing the Right Doctor for Breast Surgery

Choosing the Right Doctor for Breast Surgery

by Yenny (SU)
With medical technology always evolving to improve patient outcomes, there are less invasive surgical procedures, shorter recovery and downtime, and reduced complication & risks within the world of plastic surgery. Women considering breast surgery for a variety of reasons now have more options to choose from than ever before, and can be more confident in the quality and outcome of their decision.

Unveiling Your Inner Beauty: A Mommy Makeover Approach

Unveiling Your Inner Beauty: A Mommy Makeover Approach

by Natalie (SU)
Carrying a baby and giving birth are among the most intense and rewarding of life’s experiences. Nothing can quite prepare you for the moment you become responsible for a tiny human being who loves you and needs you like no one else. It’s understandable if your appearance is not a priority for a while, but when you do get a good look at your body, you may have a hard time seeing how beautiful you really are. While diet and exercise can get your comeback started, a little help from a board-certified plastic surgeon can get you over the finish line looking good.

Correcting Old Breast Augmentations

Correcting Old Breast Augmentations

by Stephanie Meadows
Revision breast augmentation is a surgical option available to women who are not happy with the look or feel of their breasts from a previous surgical procedure. For many patients, size is the issue, whether too small, or too big. Some people decide to change the type of breast implant, or have them removed altogether and return to their natural breasts. As you age, your skin may lose some elasticity, or in some cases the body can change due to pregnancy or drastic weight fluctuations.

Different Types of Breast Augmentation Implants

Different Types of Breast Augmentation Implants

by Stephanie Meadows
A breast augmentation is the surgical placement of breast implants. This procedure can be done using breast implants or your own body fat to increase the fullness and size of your breasts, and can enhance your self-image and self-confidence. Breast augmentation continues to be one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures; in 2015, there were about 286,254 procedures performed in the United States.