Can breast lift be done without breast implants?
Yes, it can be done without the implants. If you are happy with the breast size and have enough breast tissue, the breast lift solely can give you a fuller and lifted look.
Is breast lift surgery long lasting?
Yes, it is a long lasting surgery. However, you will have to maintain a healthy lifestyle and a stable weight to get the best of results. Pregnancy and lactation alter the shape.
Can weight loss affect the outcome of the breast lift surgery?
Gaining too much weight or losing too much of it will have an effect on the size of the breast. Therefore, it is imperative to avoid weight fluctuations to maintain surgery result.
Will a breast lift surgery make the cup size smaller?
No. The surgery will reshape the tissue to provide a more flattering shape. If someone wants to reduce the breast size, some tissue can be removed in combination with this procedure. Than it is called breast reduction surgery.
Is non-surgical breast lift procedures effective?
To be honest, the non-surgical methods are not at all effective. There are various ointments and creams that the advertisements promote, however,only surgery is the effective way to provide a lifted look.
Can breast lift surgery be done before pregnancy?
It is better to opt for the surgery after you complete your family. The weight gain or loss in the course of the pregnancy can affect the result of breast lift.
Will a breast lift give a fuller look to the breast?
By lifting and placing the natural tissue higher on the chest wall, a breast lift will confine and keep your breast tissue in place and give afuller look. If you want to increase the volume of the breast, you can opt for breast implants.
Can breast lift surgery be combined with other surgeries?
Yes, the surgery can be combined with other surgeries such as breast augmentation, breast reduction, or a full Mommy Makeover. Almost any other surgical procedure can be done at the same time as a breast lift. It is better to consult with your surgeon regarding the surgery you can opt for.
Can breast augmentation be done after a breast lift?
Yes, you can opt for breast augmentation after the breast lift surgery. However, it is suggested to do both the surgeries together if you are sure to undergo augmentation too. This will reduce the risk and cost of the surgery.
Can the breast lift surgery also remove stretch marks?
The skin is removed in the breast lift surgery. In most cases, the stretch marks that appear near the areola or on the lower part of the breast are generally removed.However, if stretch marks are visible in areas where the removal of skin is not possible, then they will not be removed. If you are concerned about stretch marks, you can opt for laser stretch mark removal.
How long does one need to wait after giving birth to have breast lift surgery?
It is advisable to wait for at least three months after the delivery or stopping breast feeding to opt for the surgery. The body requires 3 months to get back to shape.
Will breast feeding be hampered if one undergoes breast lift?
With proper selection of breast lift surgery and shape based on individual anatomy and surgical technique, breast feeding is not a problem. It is better to have a discussion with your surgeons regarding the options available, so that the breast lift procedure do not damage the milk ducts.