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Should You Include a Breast Lift with Your Mommy Makeover?

Written on June 20, 2015 at 10:33 pm

The changes the body goes through as a result of pregnancy can sometimes have unflattering aftereffects. That’s why many women choose to undergo a customized set of procedures known as a mommy makeover to regain their pre-baby body. Most commonly, women choose a tummy tuck and some sort of breast enhancement. But what are the … Continue reading Should You Include a Breast Lift with Your Mommy Makeover?













Shaped vs Round Breast Implants

Written on June 18, 2015 at 10:07 am

Breast implants are available in different sizes and filled with different materials (saline or silicone), but they are also available as round or shaped. What’s the difference? Round implants are circular on the back. The larger sizes have larger diameters and they tend to have a half-moon shaped profile. The amount that a round implant … Continue reading Shaped vs Round Breast Implants


Should You Get Smooth or Textured Breast Implants?

Written on June 15, 2015 at 3:52 pm

Breast implants can have either a smooth surface or a textured surface. The textured implants are rough on the surface similar to sandpaper (although the material is the same as the normal implant shell). The question then becomes why choose one surface over the other? How Textured Implants Got Started Originally, all breast implants were … Continue reading Should You Get Smooth or Textured Breast Implants?


Submuscular vs. Subglandular Breast Augmentation

Written on June 2, 2015 at 11:04 am

When you’re thinking about cosmetic breast augmentation, you have many choices, including size and shape of the implants, saline or silicone implants, incision options and the placement of the breast implant either above or below the muscle. The choice of having the breast implants placed in a subglandular (above the muscle) location or in a … Continue reading Submuscular vs. Subglandular Breast Augmentation


About Symmastia, Synmastia, or “Uniboob”

Written on May 31, 2015 at 3:20 pm

There are millions of women in the U.S who have undergone breast augmentation. This commonly performed procedure has given the overwhelming majority of these women great happiness and satisfaction. It is an operation normally performed safely as an outpatient with minimal risk of complications. A small number of the women who have breast augmentation can … Continue reading About Symmastia, Synmastia, or “Uniboob”


Are Your Breast Implants Too Far Apart?

Written on May 28, 2015 at 9:12 am

Breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic surgery procedures performed in the U.S. Millions of women are extremely pleased with their results. This outpatient procedure is relatively short, very safe and complications are rare. Occasionally, implants can shift out of position and especially when lying flat on your back they can move too … Continue reading Are Your Breast Implants Too Far Apart?


About Breast Implant Malposition

Written on May 27, 2015 at 2:03 pm

There are millions of women who have had breast augmentation. These women have improved self-esteem and generally are very pleased with their results. This operation is commonly performed with minimal risk and low complication rates. Rarely, implants can shift position from their intended location leading to unwanted changes in the appearance of the breast. Implant … Continue reading About Breast Implant Malposition


Full Tummy Tuck or Mini? 3 Questions to Help You Get the Best Results

Written on May 26, 2015 at 12:19 pm

A tummy tuck can often provide excellent results for patients looking to contour their midsection to a sleeker shape. However, a full abdominoplasty may not be necessary for every patient. To find out whether you’d be a good candidate for what is known as a mini tummy tuck instead, ask yourself the following questions: 1. … Continue reading Full Tummy Tuck or Mini? 3 Questions to Help You Get the Best Results


About Breast Implant “Bottoming Out”

Written on May 26, 2015 at 8:53 am

In the United States alone there are millions of women who have had a breast augmentation. The vast majority of women who have this procedure are extremely happy with their improved figure. This is an outpatient operation with minimal risk, low complication rates and excellent results. Occasionally, a woman who has breast augmentation can develop … Continue reading About Breast Implant “Bottoming Out”


Capsular Contracture or Hardening of the Breast Implants

Written on May 19, 2015 at 2:39 pm

Breast augmentation is the most common cosmetic surgical procedure performed in the United States. In 2014 there were over 286,000 breast augmentations performed. With the large numbers of breast augmentations having been performed and the millions of women who have breast implants, this has proven to be a very safe operation with great patient satisfaction … Continue reading Capsular Contracture or Hardening of the Breast Implants






The Periareolar Breast Lift

Written on April 16, 2015 at 3:05 pm

Plastic surgeons performing cosmetic procedures always wish to get the best aesthetic result while creating minimal and well hidden scars. The periareolar breast lift (mastopexy)  allows the nipple position to be elevated while reducing the areolar diameter (when needed). This technique only uses an incision placed around the outside edge of the areola of the … Continue reading The Periareolar Breast Lift


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