How painful is breast enlargement?

Variable. Pain tolerance is variable. In general younger patients are more sensitive than older ones, those who get sub muscular implants are a bit more sore and those who are flat and get large implants feel more tightness. Overall, it is pretty well managed with narcotic pain medications for 3-4 days.
Manageable. Following any surgical procedure, there is a potential for pain. However in most instances this can be managed with perioperative medications and nerve blocks. Some approaches such as under the muscle may cause more pain than over the muscle. Experienced surgeons have usually developed techniques to minimize perioperative discomfort using a combination of muscle relaxants, anti-inflammatory agent, .
Breast implant. Having breast implant performed under the muscle, you feel like you have a cow on your chest for the first night. You sleep in a chair upright the first night.

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Is breast enlargement surgery painful?

Post Op Pain. Breast surgery is generally well tolerated and pain can be controlled with oral pain medications for a few days post op. Read more...
Yes. As with any operation there will be cutting of tissue involved. Usually the pain is well controlled with oral pain medication, and usually lasts less than a week. Read more...

Is breast enlargement surgery very painful?

Yes, for 2-3 days. Therev is definitly pain with breast enlargment, but only for 2-3 days. Most patient do not need any pain medication after the fifth day. Read more...
No. Most patients are pleasantly surprised at how little pain and discomfort is associated with breast augmentation. I perform an intercostal nerve block, inject your breasts with numbing medicine, and then wash out the pocket for the implant with more medicine. These steps together make for a much more pleasant recovery and most of my clients are off of narcotic medications within a day. Read more...
Depends. Subglandular augmentation is not painful at all, and patients return to normal activities in a few days. Submuscular placement is a bit more painful, however most women are back to normal in 10-14 days. Read more...
Mildly. Fear of the unknown is the greatest impediment to women undergoing breast augmentation. Implants placed under the pectorals major muscle will result in very sore muscles for a few days. Implants placed on top of the muscle will cause much less discomfort. Overall, the soreness is tolerable, temporary, and overshadowed by the beautiful result of the surgery. Read more...
Yes. There is moderate soreness for 3-5 days , and some soreness that lasts for a couple more weeks or so. Read more...

Could you explain what is more painful labor or breast enlargement?

Everyone's Different. Some people barely feel pain during labor at all b/c they interpret the pain felt in labor as a normal and expected occurrence so it's really hard to say. It runs the gamut and these two can't be compared b/c a breast enlargement is a surgery that you choose and may be associated with more pain but after a surgery you're getting medications to control pain; you can get an epidural with labor too! Read more...

Why can't fat be donated for the use of breast enlargement?

Identical twin only. Fat from anyone else per than yourself or an identical twin will be rejected and lead to possible infection or abscess. This is not advised. For samples of self derived fat transfer breast augmentation, see: http://www.Fattransferbreastaug.Com. Read more...

What are herbs for breast enlargement?

Seriously? Herbs aren't magic and can have side effects. Herbs used for this purpose may contain phytoestrogens, (estrogen increases fluid retention, may effect breast tissue} and include black cohosh, fenugreek, saw palmetto, wild yam have been used. Imho, there is no evidence they work for this although there are many herbal products available. Better, i think, to love your body as it is. Read more...
Positives& negatives. Any herbal supplements possesing estrogen like properties have the potential to promote breast growth. For example marijuana is known to stimulate the growth of breasts in men. Similarly. Excessive intake of certain soy products may also simulate estrogen like side effects. In addition to those mentioned. However the potential for stimulating breast cancer growth and other side effects is unknown. Read more...

Breast. Enlargement in men. Is it inevitable?

Gyneomastia . I personally perform 2 a week men like to wear t shirts in summer, we basically take out the breaks tissue, along with lipo to the flank area, they will wear a chest garment for about 4 weeks. Read more...
Pubertal yes w/ age? While up segal gynecomastia is inevitable in pubertal boys and may occur in as much as 80% of teenage men, it tends to resolve in most. Thereafter, many other f actors will determine the persistence or recurrence of the breast fullness. Genetics, weight gain, male "menopause", aging, medications and many other factors will play a role in this. Read more...