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If i lose weight will my Breasts sag?

If i lose weight will my Breasts sag?

Cooper's : The ligament the holds up the breast is called Cooper's ligament and in older women tend to "droop" over a lifetime of "holding up" the "goods" If you are obese and lose the fat in the breast along with your weight, you might, at age 16, have some changes in the remaining breast tissue However, significant "sagging" would be unusual. ...Read more

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Lose Weight (Definition)

Many people resolve to lose weight in the New Year for different reasons. For those who are overweight or obese, there are many health benefits to losing weight. It can help decrease your chances of developing diseases including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis, and even certain types of cancer. Low-calorie diets combined with increased physical activity are thought to be most effective long term. The healthiest weight loss regimen, therefore, is one that consists of making lifestyle changes that incorporate a balanced diet ...Read more


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If I lose weight will I also lose my breasts?

If I lose weight will I also lose my breasts?

Adipose tissue: Unfortunately, yes. Breasts are composed predominately of fatty tissue, and if you lose a considerable amount of weigh, your body fat content will diminish, and you may experience a decrease in breast size. If this is a becomes a major issue, you may consider breast augmentation as a remedy. If you are obese, then losing weight is certainly worth the effort, as you will be healthier with less fat. ...Read more

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What if i lose weight, will i lose my boobs too?

What if i lose weight, will i lose my boobs too?

A Chance: Children with a parent or sibling who has bipolar disorder are four to six times more likely to develop the illness. When a parent has depression, a child has three times the risk of becoming depressed, compared to a child without a depressed parent. If the parent developed the mental illness before age 20, the child’s risk rises four- to fivefold. ...Read more

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If i lose all the belly weight i will lose all my breasts!?

If i lose all the belly weight i will lose all my breasts!?

Can't say, but: Weight loss is required to lose fat. You can't select what area the fat is lost from. So you are likely to lose some breast fat. ...Read more

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Will my boobs get smaller if i lose weight?

Possibly: Losing weight will often decrease your waist size, pants size, shirt size, dress size, and yes even your bra size. Lose weight smartly, exercise, diet smartly, and tone yourself, and your breasts will match your new body style more appropriately. Good luck. ...Read more

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If I lose weight will my breasts get smaller?

If I lose weight will my breasts get smaller?

Breasts have fat: Breasts have fat, which makes them soft. A woman's body does not know that she wants to lose fat only in certain parts of her body, but keep fat in other parts of the body. So, getting slim means losing fat overall, including breasts fat. Only occasionally does a woman come along who has a skinny body but naturally large breasts (she's just made that way). ...Read more

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How do I lose weight in my tummy?

How do I lose weight in my tummy?

Diet and exercise: Some of the belly fat is under the skin but some is inside the belly. Losing weight will take care of both. ...Read more

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I decided to lose weight. But my face started to lose fat while my belly and buttocks don't lose any fat. What can I do?

I decided to lose weight. But my face started to lose fat while my belly and buttocks don't lose any fat. What can I do?

Some options...: Body sculpting sounds promising (; there are gimmicks ; diets that promise you their products can do this), but the only way to effectively spot-reduce unwanted tissue is to surgically remove it. The "pear" body type preferentially stores fat around the hips; "apples" store it around their waist. Lose 1 pound of fat for every 3500 calories you drop or exercise off, but you can't pick where--sorry. ...Read more

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If im fat and i lose weight will my skin hang?

If im fat and i lose weight will my skin hang?

Quick weight loss: Quick weight loss will sometimes result in sagging skin, exercise and slow and deliberate weight loss will allow time for skin to accommodate and lessen sagging. ...Read more

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When i loose weight will my boobs gets smaller too? How can I stop this?

When i loose weight will my boobs gets smaller too? How can I stop this?

Breast size: Breast size is affected by weight loss, and many other factors including hormones and pregnanacy. ...Read more

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What if i lose weight will my breasts get smaller?

What if i lose weight will my breasts get smaller?

Yes: If for some reason your vaccine did not prevent you from getting chickenpox, (it does happen) you are just as contagious as any other chickenpox case. ...Read more

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How much weight will i gain when i lose my thyroid?

How much weight will i gain when i lose my thyroid?

Depends: If you have i 131 ablation or surgical removal of your thyroid, you will be dependent on exogenous (from outside the body) thyroid hormone. Generally speaking, if you are adequately replaced, there is no reason that you should gain any amount of significant weight. This is more a function of the skill and therapeutic vigor of your doc rather than just the fact that your thyroid was removed. ...Read more

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What exercises should I do to lose weight and lose fat on my tummy?

What exercises should I do to lose weight and lose fat on my tummy?

Abdominal exercise: While sit-ups can increase abdominal muscle mass they will only minimially help you loose stomach fat, if any. To loose adipose tissue work on a cardio mix (walking, running, biking, swimming, circuit training, etc - mix it up). Keep in mind that you can not target one specific area of the body to loose weight, and over time the adipose will decrease in many areas of your body (stomach included). ...Read more

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If I lose weight will my breast skin tighten and will they lift back up?

If I lose weight will my breast skin tighten and will they lift back up?

Sorry no: If your breasts are sagging, further weight loss will increase this, they do not tighten up. :(. ...Read more

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I gained 20 pounds. When I lose the weight, will I lose some around my jaw and face?

I gained 20 pounds. When I lose the weight, will I lose some around my jaw and face?

You should: Its hard to say where in particular you will lose since everyone is different. You should lose some around your jaw and face as well. Good Luck, ...Read more

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Will I lose weight after I get my tonsils out?

Will I lose weight after I get my tonsils out?

Tonsils and weight: Tonsils have nothing to do with weight. Eating does! Try to eat only what you can burn with exercises. It is a simple supply and demand thing. If you eat more than you can burn with activities, the body will accumulate it and you will gain weight. ...Read more

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How do I lose belly fat after my pregnancy?

How do I lose belly fat after my pregnancy?

Tighten Up: For flat abdomen eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's: crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; “bicycling” exercise on your back. Engage in regular aerobic exercise (i.e., running, swimming, nordic track, bicycling, kickboxing, walking, cross country skiing, hiking, etc.). ...Read more

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If I lose weight will my breast skin tighten and will they lift back up?

Sorry no: If your breasts are sagging, further weight loss will increase this, they do not tighten up. :(. ...Read more

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When i lose weight, what's the best way to tighten up the loose skin?

When i lose weight, what's the best way to tighten up the loose skin?

Lots of options: If you're lucky, your skin will contract as you lose weight. If that doesn't happen the excess skin may need to be surgically removed. This is a common procedure that removes the extra skin while trying to "hide" the resultant scars in inconspicuous locations. ...Read more

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Should i keep trying to lose weight or stop here and try to give my body more time to tighten up the skin before losing any more?

Should i keep trying to lose weight or stop here and try to give my body more time to tighten up the skin before losing any more?

Depends: On what your initial weight was, what your current weight is (how much you have lost) and what your goal weight is. With that information, a doctor can tell you what would be in your best interest. Often, the recommendation is to first lose all of the weight to attain your goal weight as this will keep you motivated. ...Read more

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Will laxity in face tighten if lose weight?

Depends: It depends on your skin type and your age mostly, but can also depend on how fast you lose weight. The younger you are, the more likely you are to see tightening. ...Read more

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I have had 1 kid and have tried exercise and diet and i lose weight but my body won't tighten back up instead it just seems to sag more what can i do?

I have had 1 kid and have tried exercise and diet and i lose weight but my body won't tighten back up instead it just seems to sag more what can i do?

Exercise and swim: At nineteen your skin should have enough elasticity to firm after weight loss. Try light weight repetitive activities to tone the underlying muscle.To improve skin tone try swimming in cool water to tighten the dermis. ...Read more

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Bridesmaid dress is too tight! and it won't zip. How could i lose weight fast without starving myself?

Bridesmaid dress is too tight! and it won't zip. How could i lose weight fast without starving myself?

Weight loss: The most lasting weight loss happens over several months (or years, depending on how overweight you are). If you have only 10-15 pounds to lose, cutting out the "white" carbs like white bread, pasta, potatoes, sugar & rice may help you over the next several weeks [~2lb/week]. Eliminate fried and processed foods -- eat veggies, lean proteins, etc. Plenty of water to drink. Exercise daily! ...Read more

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Tried different diets and exercises but i just lose weight and my skin won't tighten back up. How can I tighten my belly up again?

Tried different diets and exercises but i just lose weight and my skin won't tighten back up. How can I tighten my belly up again?

Metabolism: To tighten up skin that is slack after weight loss, it usually takes monumental effort when done via exercise and when the person is over 35 years of age. One of the best exercises which gives overall toning is swimming laps (repetitive anaerobic exercise). Running long distances is also helpful, but can be stressful to joints. Short of exercise, surgery might be a consideration. ...Read more

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Can I use aloe Vera for tightening up the skin? I've lost 66lbs and need to lose more, but I like to tighten my skin as I lose weight.

Can I use aloe Vera for tightening up the skin? I've lost 66lbs and need to lose more, but I like to tighten my skin as I lose weight.

The aloe Vera: is not likely to have significant effect. As it dries, it can pull skin a little taughter but that does not mean that it is lessening extra skin. ...Read more

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How to 68kg to 45 kg in 2 months ..i am 16 year old and really need to lose weight ..and even tighten my loose skin without surgeries?

How to 68kg to 45 kg in 2 months ..i am 16 year old and really need to lose weight ..and even tighten my loose skin without surgeries?

Diet and Exercise: At 16 the best option for weight loss is diet and exercise. You can work with a personal trainer or nutritionist who can help you and keep you accountable. Depending on height, 68kg isn't that overweight, 45 is probably too thin unless you're under 155cm. 23kg weight loss in 2 months is an unreasonable goal and would be unhealthy, you shouldn't focus on the number. www.OmahaCosmeticSurgery.com ...Read more

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Desperately need to lose weight and lower bp but I have a bad ankle (had 3 surgeries to tighten ligaments and repair missing tendons)... what to do?

Desperately need to lose weight and lower bp but I have a bad ankle (had 3 surgeries to tighten ligaments and repair missing tendons)... what to do?

ExerciseLittleEffect: on body fat from decades of observational trials. The overwhelming dominant issue is food choices & quantities. Body needs few to no carbohydrates (all sugars, both simple & complex) to function well, all carbs absorbed only as simple sugars & healthiest blood glucose from liver conversion of protein/fats into glucose, called nutritional ketosis. Go LCHF, wt daily, nude, & track/study what works. ...Read more

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What if i lose weight, will i lose my boobs too?

A Chance: Children with a parent or sibling who has bipolar disorder are four to six times more likely to develop the illness. When a parent has depression, a child has three times the risk of becoming depressed, compared to a child without a depressed parent. If the parent developed the mental illness before age 20, the child’s risk rises four- to fivefold. ...Read more

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I wanted to know when you go one a water diet it does it make you lose weight from your boobs and butt?

I wanted to know when you go one a water diet it does it make you lose weight from your boobs and butt?

Yes, likely: Any time you lose weight it will take from different parts of the body. However be aware that a water diet is not balanced & will eventually lead to your metabolic weight dropping. ...Read more

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Do i lose weight on boobs if i gain butt?

Do i lose weight on boobs if i gain butt?

If you have : Increased buttock size due to weight gain than it would not be likely that your breast size would diminish. ...Read more

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Will my boobs get smaller if i lose weight?

Possibly: Losing weight will often decrease your waist size, pants size, shirt size, dress size, and yes even your bra size. Lose weight smartly, exercise, diet smartly, and tone yourself, and your breasts will match your new body style more appropriately. Good luck. ...Read more