Breasts are the signs of femininity. Healthy and shapely breasts complete the beauty and self-esteem of a woman. Aging, giving birth, gravity, breastfeeding, fluctuations n body weight and genetic factors cause the breasts to sag and lose their shape. Breast lift involves reshaping the skin and usually the inner breast tissue as well to create a breast that is not as saggy as it once was.
How is breast lift decided?
Breast lift is administered with different methods determined according to the needs and expectations of the patient. People who do not have an active disease on their breasts and have not lactate for six months can receive this surgery. After the surgery, breasts look more shapely.
What should the patient avoid before breast lift?
The patient should go through physical examinations before the surgery. Smoking and taking blood thinners is not advised. The patient should not eat or drink anything before six hours of the operation.
How is breast lift administered?
Breast lift is administered by a surgeon in an operating room. Methods to be used will be determined according to the size of the breasts, shape of the breasts, size of the nipple-areola, sagginess, and elasticity of the skin. Regardless of the method, asymmetrical nipples are fixed, breast tissues are reconstructed and excessive skin is removed during this surgery.
What happens after the breast lift?
This surgery is administered under general anesthesia and it takes two or three hours. The patient may feel mild aches after the surgery. Swelling will disappear after a week and there I no need to remove the stitches. They will also disappear in ten or twelve days. Breasts will be positioned upper than expected after the surgery but they will be in their natural place after a month. Patients can move on their social and business life in three or four days and can do physical exercises in a month.
Do the breasts saga again after this surgery?
Breast lift gives successful and permanent results generally. It improves one’s looks and psychology. Pregnancy, fluctuations in body weight and breastfeeding may cause breasts to sag again.
Can breast lift be administered with breast implants?
If the patient has sagging breasts and she wants her breasts to be bigger, breast lift can be administered in conjunction with breast augmentation.