Are you unhappy with the appearance of saggy or droopy breasts? Do you want to make a change for the better? If your answer is yes to both questions, then a breast lift surgery is an ideal solution to your problems.
What is a Breast Lift?
Also known as mastopexy, a breast lift is a procedure that can help raise your breasts by trimming away excess skin and tightening the neighboring tissue to alter and support the contours of your new breasts. Over the years, the procedure has grown in popularity because of its history of providing exceptional results safely and effectively.
What are the Causes of Sagging Breasts?
Over the course of time, your breasts will begin to lose its youthful and uplifted appearance as the elasticity of the skin around the breasts decreases. This can be caused by the following reasons:
• Weight fluctuations
Are You an Ideal Candidate for a Breast Lift?
You are an ideal candidate for a breast lift if:
• Your overall health is good and your weight doesn’t fluctuate
• You are over the age of 18
• You are a non-smoker
• You have no pre-existing medical conditions
• You have no plans for breastfeeding
• Your areolas and nipples point downwards
• Your breasts are elongated and flatter or it looks pendulous
• Your breasts aren’t symmetrical
• You are bothered by the fact that your breasts have lost their shape and sags
What to Expect During your Breast Lift Consultation?
During your first consultation for a breast lift, your surgeon will ask you about the goals you would like to achieve from the surgery. He will also find out if you have any pre-existing medical conditions or of you are allergic to certain drugs. You may also be advised to stop using certain medications that can potentially cause issues with the procedure.
If you have a family history of breast cancer, you should inform your surgeon to avoid any unexpected complications after the surgery. Your surgeon will ask you if you have had a biopsy on your breasts. If you have a recent mammogram, it will be extremely helpful as the surgeon can learn a lot from it.
What are the Benefits of a Breast Lift?
After the procedure, you will experience an improved body image and higher self-esteem. The majority of the women who have saggy or droopy breasts feel insecure about the way their body looks.
A breast lift will restore the breasts to its fuller and perkier state. The breasts will look well-contoured and youthful, taking years away from your appearance and enhancing your aesthetic appeal. The results are long-lasting and healthy.
You will need to select the right surgeon to perform the procedure as small mistakes can impact the appearance of your breasts. Before choosing a surgeon, you should take a look at their credentials and past experience performing breast lifts. Taking the time to do your research can make a tremendous difference in your outcome.
Contact Our Office
To learn more about the breast lift procedure and the outstanding benefits it can provide, contact out office. Dr. Gregory Stagnone, a board-certified plastic surgeon, will talk to you about the procedure and answer any of the questions you have about it.