Breast augmentation referred to as a “boob job” or “breast aug” by patients, involves utilizing breast implants or fat to boost the size of patient’ breasts in order to restore breast volume lost after pregnancy or weight reduction to attain a more rounded shape or to advance the natural breast size asymmetry.
Breast augmentation treatment can do the following:
- Improve the patient’ self-confidence and self-image
- Boost fullness and projection of breasts
- Advance balance of breast and hip contours
Anyone can be a good candidate for Breast Augmentation procedure if:
- You are physically well and healthy, aren’t pregnant or breastfeeding
- You are displeased with your breasts losing volume and shape after weight loss, pregnancy, or with aging
- You are miserable with the upper part of breast appearing empty and small
- Your breasts are asymmetrical
- Your breasts are fully developed
- One or both breasts failed to enlarge normally or have an elongated shape
Breast Implants Methods
Saline Breast Implants
Saline Breast implants are filled with saline (sterile salt water). The implant should shell leak, a saline implant will collapse and the saline will be absorbed and expelled by the body in a natural way. They provide a consistent firmness, shape, and feel.
Silicone Breast Implants
Silicone Breast implants is filled with silicone gel that feels a bit more similar to natural breast tissue. If the implant leaks, the gel may stay within the implant shell, or run away into the breast implant pocket. The leaking implant filled with silicone gel will not collapse. If the patient chooses silicone implants, she may require visiting her plastic surgeon regularly to confirm the implants are functioning properly.
Both saline and silicone treatments come in diverse sizes and have either smooth or textured shells. The procedures take 1-2 hours. Patient will likely be given general anesthesia, throughout which you will be pain-free and a sleep.
The doctor will make a cut under the patient’ breasts, arms, or around nipples, depending on the body, the type of implant, and how much enlargement is being completed. The surgeon will put the breast implant into a pocket above or below the patient’ chest muscle. After the implant is prepared, the surgeon will close the cuts with the sutures or surgical tape.
Patient will need to take a break for a few days after her breast augmentation procedure. For example, patient shouldn’t make any heavy lifting for up to 6 weeks after getting the implants treatment.
Breast Fat Transplantation Methods
If patient don’t want the stigma of implants, you can boost your breast size with fat. Assuming you’ve got fatter to spare from love handles or saddle bags, it can be injected into breasts. Patient will have no scars as an advantage of this treatment, so fat transfer breast augmentation is perfect procedure because it needs minimal downtime and creates minimal scarring.
Fat is collected from undesired parts with similar methods applied in liposuction, and purified before injected into the breast tissue to get the size and natural shape and nobody will know that you have had any work made. Breast Fat augmentation can be achieved without implants by transferring the patient’ fat from her abdomen, waist or thighs, giving her a slimmer figure and larger bust you wish.
Breast Augmentation with Fat Stem Cells
This method is a relatively novel procedure for the majority of Plastic Surgeons around the world. It provides the desired bigger, fuller and shapelier breasts. Patient must have excess fat somewhere on her body which can be applied for harvesting and transfer; she must have healthy body and mind as well.
Woman can now get more natural breast augmentation results by utilizing their own body fat. The extra benefit is that his method removes stubborn fat deposits from problem parts via liposuction in addition to shaping the breasts. LipoStructure method to harvest fat from the hips, stomach, and thighs and then injected the processed tissue into the breasts. This results in natural breast augmentation and can advance the shape of the breasts, lift sagging breasts, and cover up the existing artificial implants.
- Utilizing a syringe and a very small cannula (needle-like instrument), fat is removed or removed from the portions where it is not wanted: waistline, the thighs or the abdomen.
- These fat cells which have a high content of adult stem cells are after that washed, centrifuged and chemically stabilized for transport. Then, live fat and stem cells are injected into the breasts seamlessly with a particularly modified needle.
These fat and stem cells will survive constantly and live just like they did in the region where they were harvested.
Newest method: combined breast augmentation with enhanced fat transfer and breast implants
In some cases it is difficult to acheave full breast size augmentation with simply one session of fat transfer due to defficient subcutaneus fat or in cases of excessive scaring or in patients who are very muscular and do not have excessive amount of subcutaneus fat over the chest. And there are some cases of implant augmentation is limited due to soft tissue envelop stretch and might cause early fibrous contractures or rippling or visibility of the implant edges.
The novel rather biological ways of adressing these problems is combining the augmentation with fat and implants. It alows versatile shaping of the breast without causing any softissue damage.
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