Breast augmentation is a beneficial surgery for people who have smaller-than-desired breasts, those that shrank or sagged due to weight loss, or those that expanded then deflated due to pregnancy. It is also a good remedy if you have breasts that are not of the size or shape you desire. The process helps improves the confidence of those who undergo it and allows them to fall back in love with their curves. Here are five other advantages of undergoing this procedure.
Improved Breast Symmetry
The differences in breast size among some people are noticeable and may even be the source for insecurity or teasing. It can even make it difficult to find clothing that fits or is flattering. People who are unhappy with their breasts’ natural appearance can opt for breast augmentation. This procedure can help correct asymmetry with or without augmenting both breasts. With a wide variety of shapes and sizes of breast implants, people with asymmetrical chests no longer have to be self-conscious of this part of their silhouette.
Naturally, small breasts do not offer the curvy figure that some people prefer. Breast augmentation is an effective way to add curves and volume to your breasts since breast implants add volume in a way that looks and feels natural to you and to others. There are a variety of surgical techniques available to give you the most natural-looking enhancement of the bust without looking “worked-on.”
A More Youthful Appearance
Breasts slowly sag and lose the volume they once had as the years pass. Breast augmentation helps restore a youthful and perky figure in many cases. In other cases, after a pregnancy or significant weight loss, people notice a reduction in the size of their breasts, which may lead to sagging tissue that makes them look and feel older than they are. The surgical procedure helps reduce sagging and restore breast volume.
Rebuild Breast after a Mastectomy
Breast augmentation surgery can be especially beneficial if you have had a mastectomy and want to rebuild your breast with an implant. A post-mastectomy breast reconstruction performed using a silicone breast implant or your body tissues can help restore your breasts to their former feminine state. A breast implant can be placed in the pocket created by removing the tissue to support breast cancer patients and survivors.
More Proportional Body Size
The size of the breasts is ideally proportional to the rest of the body. Some women have smaller breasts and larger hips or vice versa, making their bodies appear unbalanced and bottom-heavy. These breasts can be hard to find flattering clothing for, but breast implants can help balance out their curvature.
Breast Augmentation Surgery Customized to Your Needs
The size of your breasts may be a contributing factor to low self-confidence but has a remedy through long-lasting plastic surgery techniques. Breast augmentation is advantageous if you want to enlarge your breasts, balance them out, and rebuild or reshape them. To learn more about breast augmentation or other breast enhancement procedures, don’t hesitate to book an appointment with Drs. Papel, Kontis, and Brown at the Aesthetic Center at Woodholme.
Dr. Ira D. Papel is certified in Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Papel earned his B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and his M.D. from Boston University of Medicine. He completed a residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and a fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Papel is considered an international expert in rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, and facial aesthetic surgery.