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Does it hurt to get a breast lift done?

Does it hurt to get a breast lift done?

Yes: You will be in pain and sore for a couple weeks. Worst is the first 2-3 days post op. ...Read more

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Breast Lift (Definition)

A breast lift is the removal of excess skin and repositioning of the nipple/areolar complex to a more pleasing position. The volume of the ...Read more


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Can a teen with sagging breasts get a breast lift? How is it done?

Can a teen with sagging breasts get a breast lift? How is it done?

Teen breast surgery: It is uncommon for a teen to require breast lift.Please see a board certified plastic surgeon to assess the teen as she may have issues that need reconstruction rather than a cosmetic lift procedure.Our usual practice for teens is to allow them to complete growth and in particular for breasts they are seen twice &need to be aware of possible inability of breast feeding in future.Take time deciding. ...Read more

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Need implants re-done i currently have saline implants put in about 13 years ago at swedish medical. I would like to get them changed out for silicone (if advised) with a possible breast lift. My left breast has what i believe to be capsular contracture

Need implants re-done i currently have saline implants put in about 13 years ago at swedish medical.  I would like to get them changed out for silicone (if advised) with a possible breast lift.  My left breast has what i believe to be capsular contracture

Seek Consultation.: My best advice would be to find the best breast plastic surgeon in your area to seek consultation with. Your situation sounds somewhat complicated; it will behoove you to have your procedure performed by a well experienced board-certified plastic surgeon. Ask to see lots of examples of his/her work and communicate your goals clearly. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can all women get a breast lift?

Can all women get a breast lift?

Depends on fullness: If you have enough fullness. F you don't, you may want to get a breast augmentation either with implants or your natural fat. It also depends on your medicl history. Please see this website for more information on natural breast augmentations. Fattransferbreastaug.Com. ...Read more

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Do i need to be at least 18 to get a breast lift?

Do i need to be at least 18 to get a breast lift?

Teen breast surgery: When considering breast surgery in a young woman, the usual consideration is to wait till the breast has achieved its normal growth i.e. She is at least 1-2 years post-puberty. If the breast is under or over developed then surgery is contemplated. Earlier surgeries are rarely performed and can be e.g. for release of significant chest scars to allow the breast buds to grow. ...Read more

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Would it be possible get a breast lift on the nhs?

Would it be possible get a breast lift on the nhs?

Probably Not.: Although I do not have any personal experience with the nhs, i can tell you that breast lifting surgery is not covered through any type of health insurance in the United States. This procedure is considered cosmetic in nature, and not "medically necessary”. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What stage of life is appropriate to get a breast lift?

Varies.: Understanding that many patients decide to have surgery when timing is not “ideal”, the ideal time to undergo breast lifting surgery ( in terms of helping to minimize the need for additional surgery) would be when patients have completed pregnancies, have achieved a long-term stable weight, are psychosocially stable, financially stable, and completely self-motivated. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get a breast lift without surgery?

No: A push-up bra works miracles as long as you are wearing it. Otherwise, no other options. ...Read more

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Should i just get a breast lift or get a lift with implants?

Should i just get a breast lift or get a lift with implants?

Depends on anatomy: Implants will add volume and help with breast shape. A breast lift will remove loose skin and reposition the nipple and areola. So it really depends on what you need. The best thing is to have a consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon to review your anatomy and discuss your options. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get a breast lift without surgery?

Is there a good way to get a breast lift without surgery?

What bras are for!: That is what bras are for. Other then that or gimmicky adhesive strips or straps there is no good way to lift the breasts without the surgery. ...Read more

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