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When to Combine a Breast Lift with Implants
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Are you considering a breast lift with implants? Many women opt for this combination to achieve the fullest, most natural results. Whether you want to address sagging breasts or add more volume and shape, combining a breast lift with implants could be the right choice. It can enhance your figure and give you the confidence boost you're looking for. But is it the right choice for you?

Let's take a look at what a breast lift with implants entails and when it might be the best option. You can get a better idea of the benefits and how this combination can help you reach your goals.

Breast Implant Surgery

Breast implants are a great way to enhance the size and shape of your breasts. They can improve the contour of your silhouette, boost your self-confidence and femininity, and correct breast asymmetry. Breast implants are filled with either silicone or saline material and come in various shapes, sizes, and textures to meet your cosmetic goals.

Ideal candidates for breast implants are women at least 18 years of age who are in good physical and mental health. It would be best if you had realistic expectations about the size and shape you'd like to achieve with implants and a positive body image.

Breast Implant Types

When it comes to breast implants, there are various types and shapes to choose from. Breast implants typically come in either silicone or saline materials. Silicone implants offer a more natural feel, while saline implants are more affordable and require a smaller incision.

In terms of shapes, implants can either be round or teardrop. Round implants provide more fullness at the top of the breast, while teardrop-shaped implants offer more projection.

Implants come in varying profiles or projections. High-profile implants are narrower and provide more projection, while low-profile implants are wider and offer less projection.

Breast Lift Surgery

A breast lift, or mastopexy, is a surgical procedure designed to improve the positioning and shape of the breasts. It can be used to address drooping breasts or sagging nipples, as well as restore symmetry. If you want to lift and reshape your breasts without adding volume, a breast lift can be the right choice. Having a breast lift can improve the overall proportions of your figure and boost your self-confidence. It's not uncommon to lose self-confidence because of sagging breasts, but a mastopexy can help to restore that sense of security.

This procedure can be used to:

  • Raise sagging or drooping breasts
  • Reduce the size of stretched areolas
  • Correct asymmetry

If you're considering a breast lift, it's important to have realistic expectations. Mastopexy can give you a more youthful, aesthetically pleasing look, but it can't stop the aging process.

Combining a Breast Lift with Implants

Combining a breast lift with implants can help you achieve the most natural and aesthetically pleasing results. This combination is ideal for women who want to transform the shape and size of their breasts while also restoring elasticity and correcting sagging.

A breast lift with implant involves placing the implants first and then performing the mastopexy. This allows your surgeon to ensure that the implants are in the correct position and that your breasts are symmetrical. Combining the two procedures can help you achieve a more youthful, perky look with improved cleavage and projection.

Ideal candidates for a breast lift with implants combination are women of any age who have realistic expectations about the procedure's outcome and good mental and physical health. Generally, the best candidates are women who have stretched or sagging breasts due to aging, pregnancy, or breastfeeding and wish to regain youthful and full breasts.

You should discuss your cosmetic goals and desired outcomes with your surgeon to determine if the combination of a breast lift with implants is the best fit for your goals. A breast lift with implants can restore your breasts' youthful shape and appearance while giving you the look you want.

Achieving Your Ideal Breast Shape with Dr. Shifrin

Whether you're looking for a subtle enhancement or a major transformation, Dr. Shifrin can help you achieve your desired look. With expertise in implant placement, breast lift techniques, and more, Dr. Shifrin can create a customized treatment plan to help you achieve the desired results.

At your consultation, Dr. Shifrin will discuss each step of the treatment process with you and answer any questions. He can also explain the differences between implants, shapes, and profiles so that you can make an informed decision about the best option for you.

To get started on your journey, contact us today to schedule your consultation with Dr. Shifrin. We look forward to helping you achieve the results of your dreams!

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