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Breast Lift Surgery | Maxtopexy

Breast Lift Surgery Overview

Breast Lift is also known as Maxtopexy. The surgery raises the saggy, droopy breast by removing the excess skin and tightening the droopy breast tissue to provide a lifted contour to the breast. It also reduces areola size if it is enlarge.

Owing to age, pregnancy, and hormonal changes, weight fluctuations, a women’s breast tends to change over time, losing the firmness and the lifted look. The breast lift surgery can bring back the lost ages and give youthful appearance, providing a toned look to the body, boosting your self-esteem.

The surgery over the ages has provided immense confidence to the image of a women. Many women from the showbiz background opt for the surgery to retain the youthfulness forever.No wonder breast lift surgery is one of the most popular among women of all ages.

Breast Lift Surgery Facts

Breast Lift Surgery Cost in Mumbai, India

Time Required

Time Required

1-2 Hours





Pain Level

Mild to Moderate

Hospital Stay

Hospital Stay

1 Day



3-4 Days

Success Rate

Success Rate

Very high


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Who is a good candidate for breast lift surgery?

Breast lift surgery is a type of surgery which is quite personal and should be done for your personal satisfaction rather than satisfying someone else’s desires. You may be a candidate for breast lift surgery if:

• You are bothered by the feeling that your breasts sag or have lost shape and volume
• Your breasts have overtime become flatter, has elongated shape or are pendulous
• When unsupported, your nipples fall below the breast crease
• The nipples and areolas pointing down
• Your skin have stretched and you have enlarged areolas
• Breast size is asymmetrical and one breast is more droopy than other
• You physically, mentally and emotionally healthy.
• You have a realistic expectation
• You are a non-smoker


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Types of Breast Lift Surgeries

The type of breast lift depends on various factors. The surgeon will evaluate your body type, your age, the size and shape of the breast and the amount of excess and quality of skin to be removed.

The Crescent Breast Lift

This technique is not much used. It is for patients who has low degree of sag. The incision looks like a crescent place in the upper part of areola.

Benelli Breast Lift

In this breast lift surgery, the incision will be made around the areola. The circular incision is made around the areola and one asymmetric circular incision made outside depending on the surrounding extra skin. This technique is for those candidates that require minimum correction.

Lollipop Breast Lift

Here circular incisions are made around the areola to reduce size, and a vertical incision is made from areola to the breast crease, which resembles the shape of lollipop. Breast tissue is mobilized and fixed at higher level.

Wise Pattern Breast Lift

The wise pattern breast lift is also termed as an Inverted-T, Inferior Pedicure, or Anchor Breast Lift. The technique is used when a large degree of correction is needed. The procedure uses the lollipop incision along with the horizontal incision in the breast crease.

Breast Lift With Implant

Some women need additional lift and increase in volume. After evaluating the degree of droop and shagginess, the placement of the implant is decided. For women who have a moderate to severe breast droop, the breast lift along with breast augmentation is needed to get upper pole fullness.

Breast Lift Scars

While performing the breast lift surgery, the surgeon makes the best efforts to conceal the scars. The scars fades away with time and is made in inconspicuous areas so that it is covered in the fords of the breast tissues. If scarring is a concern for you, there are various scar reduction procedures available.
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How Breast Lift is executed?

Step 1: Consultation

During your breast lift consultation be prepared to discuss:
• About your goal after conducting the breast lift surgery
• If you have any medical history, or is allergic to any medications, or were on drug overdose.
• If you are taking any medications, vitamins, herbal supplements, alcohol, tobacco and drug use
• If you have any family history of cancer or any genetic disorder that hinders the healing process.

Your plastic surgeon will also:

• Assess your general health status
• Consult about intake of any medicine or medical history
• Get a baseline mammogram before and after the surgery to help determine any changes in the breast tissue.
• Click photographs
• Discuss about the type of breast lift surgery you want to opt depending on the body type
• Discuss the final outcome of breast lift procedure and any risks or potential complications
The consultation is an opportunity to know about personalized plan and outcome of the surgery.It’s important to understand all aspects of your breast lift surgery. You might get a little anxious about the surgery. Whether you are excited for your anticipated new look or have a bit of preoperative stress, do not shy away about discussing these feelings with your plastic surgeon.

Next: Preparation

How should I prepare for breast lift surgery?

In preparing for breast lift surgery, you may be asked to:
• Get testing done to evaluate if you have any medical condition
• Take certain medications or adjust your current medications
• Get a baseline mammogram before surgery and another one after surgery to help detect any future changes in your breast tissue
• Avoid smoking
• Avoid taking aspirin, anti-inflammatory drugs and herbal supplements as they can increase bleeding

Breast lift surgery may be performed in an accredited office-based surgical center, outpatient or ambulatory surgical facility or a hospital. You are required to be accompanied by someone to the hospital at least for the first night following the surgery.

Next: Procedure Steps

What are the steps of a breast lift procedure?

A variety of incision patterns are practiced in the breast lift surgery. The type of breast lift surgery to opt for depends on these factors:
The appropriate technique for you will be determined based on:

• Size and shape of the breast
• The size and position of your areolas
• The amount of sag on your breast
• Skin quality and elasticity as well as the amount of extra skin

Step 1 – Anesthesia

Medications are administered for your comfort during the surgical procedure. The choices include intravenous sedation and general anesthesia. Your doctor will recommend the best choice for you.

Step 2 – The incision

There are three common incision patterns:
• Periareolar maxtopexy, incision Around the areola,

• The incision can be made around the areola and vertically down from the areola to the breast crease, vertival lift or vertical memoplasty

• Third method is the incision made around the areola, vertically down from the breast crease and horizontally along the breast crease

Step 3 – Reshaping your breasts

After making the incisions:

• The underlying breast tissue is lifted and it is restructured to provide firmness and contour to the breast.
• The nipple and areola are relocated to a natural, more youthful height.
• If necessary, enlarged areolas are reduced by excising skin at the perimeter.
• Excess breast skin is removed to provide elasticity to the skin.

Step 4 – Closing the incisions

After removing the extra skin and providing shape to the breast, the extra skin is excised and incision is closed. The incision marks are made in such a way that it is concealed in the natural breast contours. The incision marks will significantly improve in few months.
Many women wants the smallest of scar. In such cases, it is better to listen to the surgeon. Depending on your skin and body type, the type of incision will be decided. Sutures are layered deep within the breast tissue to create and support the newly shaped breasts. Sutures, skin adhesives and/or surgical tape may be used to close the skin.

Step 5 – See the results

The results of your breast lift surgery are immediately visible. However, there might be swelling and bruising which will subside in few months’ time.

What should I expect during my breast lift recovery?

After the surgery, dressing and bandages will be applied on the incision area. You will be provided with an elastic bandage and support bra to minimize any discomfort. The support bra will help in healing any swelling and bruises.

Immediately after the surgery, you will be taken into a recovery area for close monitoring. You may be permitted to go home when you are stable for discharge, typically after an hour or so.

Antibiotics, Pain medications and ointments will be provided to prevent infection and heal the scars. You will be advised to apply ointment on scar and maintain hygiene around the area. You will be advised to wear the support garment (a bra or elastic band, called a bandeau) around the clock. This will help in faster healing.

Following your physician’s instructions is essential to the success of your surgery. You should be careful that the incisions are not subjected to excessive force, swelling, abrasion or motion during the time of healing.You will be asked to visit the surgeon again for your follow-ups. Some Instructions vary, so it’s important to follow all your plastic surgeon’s directions carefully. You will be asked to visit the surgeon again for your follow-ups:-

What results should I expect after breast lift surgery?

The results after the breast lift surgery is immediately visible. With time, the swelling and the incision marks will fade away. You will be able to see final result within few months as the breast shape and position is settled. The result of the breast lift surgery is long term..

It is important to maintain a healthy weight and a healthy lifestyle for a long lasting effect. With time your breast might continue to change due to ageing, hormonal changes, and weight fluctuations.. It is better to opt for breast lift surgery after your family is complete. Pregnancy and lactation might alter the result.

What are the risks of breast lift surgery?

The decision to have plastic surgery is a personal one. You will have to accept both the success and the risk involved with the surgery equally. The benefits are many and you will be happy with the results of the surgery. You will be asked to sign consent forms to ensure that you fully understand the procedure and any breast lift risks and potential complications.

Breast lift risks include:

• Anesthesia risks
• Bleeding or hematoma formation
• Infection
• Poor healing of incisions
• Changes in nipple or breast sensation, which may be temporary or permanent
• Breast contour and shape irregularities
• Breast asymmetry
• Fatty tissue found deep in the skin might die (fat necrosis)
• Fluid accumulation
• Potential partial or total loss of nipple and areola
• Deep vein thrombosis, cardiac and pulmonary complications
• Possibility of revisional surgery

These risks and others will be fully discussed prior to your consent. It is important that you have a personal discussion with the surgeon regarding the surgery.

Breast lift and breast implant placement

Some women may want to consider placement of a breast implant along with to the breast lift. An implant can provide improved upper breast fullness or cleavage. Implants can be placed at the same time or as a second procedure, depending on the experience of the surgeon.

Breast Lift at Allure Medspa Mumbai India

At Allure Medspa, the safety and comfort of our clients is our topmost priority. Here, we use advanced technology that will provide the safest, long term aesthetic results.

During consultation, our goal is to educate and help you to take informed decision. Expert cosmetic surgeon Dr Milan Doshi will first discuss about your goal for the breast lift surgery, asses your body type, type of your breast, skin quality and breast tissue measurement and characteristics. He will make a tailor made breast lift surgery plan for each individual. A stringent assessment of the general fitness is done. Expert cosmetic surgeon Dr Milan Doshi uses a various technique to give the unmatched result, along with faster and smoother recovery. His own Vardan hospital is an accredited and ISO-certified surgical hospital where In addition to advanced technology, advance sterilization and anesthesia technology makes the surgery safe one. The staff at Allure Medspa take all precautions to make your journey of fine to fabulous a pleasant experience. One can feel a home away from home.

What is Breast Lift surgery Cost?

A surgeon’s fee for breast lift surgery will be based on his or her experience, the type of procedure used and the type accreditation of surgical facility and location.

Breast lift costs may include the following:

• Anesthesia fees
• Hospital or surgical facility costs
• Medical tests
• Post-surgery garments
• Prescriptions for medication
• Surgeon’s fee

While choosing a board-certified plastic surgeon for a breast lift, remember that the surgeon’s experience along with your comfort level with him or her are just as important as the final cost of breast lift surgery. Your comfort is equally important to get the best outcome from the surgery. Your satisfaction is of utmost importance to get the best of recovery from the procedure.

What Breast Lift Can Do for You?

• If you are unhappy with your saggy and droopy breast, the breast lift is the procedure to opt for
• The breast volume and the contours are improved with the breast lift surgery
• Improves balance of breast and provide lifted look to the breast
• Boost your confidence and self-esteem after undertaking the procedure.

What breast lift surgery can’t do?

Breast lift surgery does not significantly change the size of your breasts or round out the upper part of your breast.If you want your breasts to look fuller, consider breast lift and breast augmentation surgery.If you want smaller breasts, consider combining breast lift and breast reduction surgery.

Frequently Asked Questions

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.