Saggy breasts should not be a trouble any more, get the breast lift now. This surgery is perfect solution for women whose breasts have lost volume. It reshape the size of your breast and bring back an attractive aesthetic appearance.
What is Breast lift?
It is a cosmetic surgery especially designed to lift up the saggy breasts. In this surgery, the surgeon aligns and modifies size, shape, contour and elevation of the breasts. His task is to re-establish nice-looking proportionate bust for women, carefully preserving viability of nipple areola complex and to maintain the functional sensitivity of breast for breast-feeding. Breast lift surgery may also be performed in combination with breast augmentation or breast reduction if the candidate has too small or too large breasts besides being saggy respectively.
Benefits of Breast Lift
Here are some benefits that come along with this cosmetic surgery.
- Rejuvenate appearance
- Long lasting boost to self-confidence
- Correct position of breast
- Get Fuller breast
- Make you feel younger
- Can wear any cloth you like such as skin tight, swim suit, etc.
Who is a Good Candidate of Breast Lift?
An ideal candidate for breast lift surgery is a woman who is unhappy with her saggy breasts and desires to get back attractive shape and volume of her breasts. The main causes of drooping breasts are pregnancy, breast feeding, weight loss and aging. It is good to know that candidate should be physically and emotionally healthy. She must understand the risks and complications of surgery. She must have ideal body weight. This surgery is not advisable for pregnant or breast-feeding women. A woman must have realistic expectations from this surgical procedure.
How to Prepare for Breast Lift Surgery?
You need to go for a consultation session with the surgeon before your surgery. You will be given a pre-operative care manual. You need to follow all instructions written within the manual. Surgeon examines your breasts and charts out the surgical plan which will address all the concerns in the best possible way. You have to make adjustments in medications, that means refrain from aspirin or other anti-inflammatory medicines and begin taking medicines and supplements prescribed by surgeon. Stop smoking two weeks before the surgery.
How Breast Lift is performed?
This is a day case surgery that takes 1-3 hours for completion under general anesthesia. In this surgery, our expert surgeons enhance the shape of breasts. They remove excess skin or fat from the breast and reposition the remaining tissues and nipples to bring required improvement in the appearance. They also decrease the size of areola, the darker pigmented area around nipples, during the surgery. Sometimes, women have lost the volume of their breast, so a surgeon needs to perform breast lift along with breast implant augmentation to enhance the size of breast for patient’s satisfaction.
Risk of Breast Lift
Here are possible side effects or complications associated with breast lift.
- Dry Breast skin
- Reaction to Anesthesia
- Temporary bruising
- Permanent and noticeable scars
- Infection (rare case)
- Bleeding may widen the scar in rare cases
- Permanent loss of sensation in nipples or breasts
- Unequal positing of nipples
What to expect During Recovery Process?
It is pertinent to know that breast lift recovery process is quite smoother than other breast surgical procedures such as breast augmentation. Actually, this procedure doesn’t involve muscle work, so its recovery is simple and quick. After surgery, women need to wear surgical dressings that will be replaced by surgical bra after one week. Patient will feel a little pain and but these conditions don’t last longer than a week. Scars will disappear with the passage of time or within couple of months. It is strictly advisable to avoid strenuous activities such as jumping, bending, body building, heavy exercises, etc. for 2-3 weeks after the surgery. Patient can get back to work after one week. She needs to take oral medications and supplements to boost up recovery process.We routinely advise silicon therapy to avoid unsightly scaring.
Results of Breast Lift
Happily, woman who undergoes breast lift procedure is able to enjoy fuller breasts forever. However, there are certain things that may affect results such as breast-feeding, pregnancy, weight loss and natural aging process.
No need to live with droopy breasts anymore, when you can restore your attractive appearance and self confidence through breast lift.
Frequently Asked Questions
(1) Would there be scars on my breasts.
“YES “but they are very thin and most of the times they are not appreciable after six months time.
(2) Can I breast feed after the breast lift surgery.
This all depends upon the type of procedure performed. In mild cases only skin is excised and ability to breast feed is preserved but in enormously droopy breasts, the breast tissues are also readjusted and future breast feeding may be affected.
(3) Are the chances of developing breasts cancer increased after this surgery
“Not exactly”. There is no evidence that risks of breast cancer increase after breast lifts surgeries but the cancer surveillance can be hindered by the presence of scars in the breast tissue producing artifacts in mammograms.