If your breast has become unbalanced or too small due to weight loss or childbirth, you can get it back in an ideal size and shape you wish through many ways of cosmetic surgery procedures. This breast surgery has become popular and gained a woman’s attention as it helps them look more attractive. Many women worldwide are thinking about reducing, uplifting, or improving their breasts’ appearance to be in line with their bodies. If you are one of them, make sure to include the surgical procedure’s specific needs into your breast surgery considerations. It would be helpful when you also have knowledge equipped about the type of breast surgery because it might affect the general appearance of your breasts. Learn more about the kind of breast surgery below.

Breast Augmentation

breast surgeryBreast augmentation is a cosmetic surgery that concerns to enlarge the breast. This breast surgery is done by inserting implants under the breast tissue and chest muscle to restore breast tissue and size after mastectomy. There are two types of implants, the saline-filled and silicone gel-filled, containing an outer shell from silicone. Commonly referred to as a boob job, this augmentation mammaplasty surgery might be the preferred option for most women who want larger breasts. However, this type of surgery can solve various problems, ranging from breasts that have not developed or asymmetrical to breasts that are too large due to pregnancy and weight loss. The operation only takes about an hour and a half.

Breast Reduction

Some women might not feel comfortable having too big and heavy breasts, and this surgery comes to rescue them. Extreme big breasts can cause several health issues and physical discomforts, such as back pain, shoulder pain, and neck pain. This breast reduction mammaplasty would help reduce the breast volume to achieve a balanced breast size according to your body weight. The operation might take longer than the augmentation surgery. It takes around two to three and a half hours to alleviate the health discomfort related to over large boobs so that women can gain a better healthy body.

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Breast Uplifting

Many women who opt for uplifting breast surgery have lost the shape and tone of their breasts. Most of the reasons are because of pregnancy, breastfeeding, or weight loss. The operation is performed to get fuller breasts by lifting the drooping boobs and making them firmer. This breast uplifting is also known as mastopexy. 

Breast Reconstruction

Breast reconstruction surgery means the restoration of a woman’s bosoms. This type of surgery is an alternative to women who have had breast cancer. The operating surgeon attempts to restore the breast’s shape, size, and appearance to a regular breast following the mastectomy process. This operation is also designed to support the balance between the two boobs to have asymmetrical balance. The process usually follows several surgeries to get the best outcome. There are two strategies to reconstruct the breast, using tissue of the patient’s body or inserting an implant named expander. This surgery period is varied from one to six hours based on the necessary procedure to complete the operation.