breast augmentation

HOW SAFE IS BREAST AUGMENTATION?

With all the negative stigma and rumors that are constantly floating around, patients are often discouraged or uneasy about pursuing cosmetic surgery procedures such as breast augmentation. Don’t let all the myths mislead you about the safety of a procedure you are considering. One of the most commonly targeted procedures is breast augmentation. News sources …Read More

“Reverse Liposuction” May Improve Breast Augmentation Revision

Says new report in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Unwanted body fat has made liposuction one of the most popular cosmetic procedures around. The idea that someone might actually want to undergo a “reverse liposuction” may seem strange, but such a procedure may be a boon for patients who undergo breast augmentation – one of America’s …Read More

Identical Twins Hold The Key to Maintaining Your Breasts

Things you can do, and avoid doing, to keep breasts looking young The appearance of your breasts are, in many ways, determined before you’re born, by your genes. Certain characteristics of your breasts, such as shape, symmetry, and sagginess, are likely hereditary. But there’s no doubt that external factors can also exacerbate or even cause …Read More

Breast Augmentation Increases Quality of Life, Study Shows

Improved satisfaction, well-being and sexual functioning. Breast Augmentation can provide a patient with a way to improve the way her figure looks. According to new research, that same procedure can help improve the way she feels about herself as well. A study released in the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Society …Read More

Breast Augmentation Results at Home with the New You Visualizer

How you can gauge how you’ll look in the privacy of your own home. If you’re considering getting breast augmentation surgery, but you want to get an idea of what your results will look like, it used to be that you would need the help of medical imaging technology, or the wisdom of your surgeon. Now, …Read More

Plastic Surgery on the Rise in the Black Community

More black women are opting for cosmetic procedures. Plastic surgery is on the rise all across the board, it’s starting to seem. First, more men are seeking out cosmetic solutions to their aging woes, and now news is breaking that another demographic is coming around. The ABC news program “20/20” is reporting that plastic surgery …Read More

Unwanted Body Fat: Alternative to Breast Implants?

How Fat Transfer could provide a natural alternative to Silicone For all the women in the world who undergo breast augmentation to enhance their figure, there are more who aren’t happy with their bust who do not. After all, breast implants require invasive surgery, and that carries with it certain risks. But what if there …Read More

The Silicone Breast Implant Turns 50

The procedure that started it all, performed in 1962 This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the day Timmie Jean Lindsey, a mother-of-six from Houston, Texas, became the first recipient of the silicone breast implant. It may be hard to fathom now, with breast augmentation being the second-most popular form of plastic surgery in the …Read More

New Breast Implant Monitoring Technology a Possibility

Ultrasound System Might Save Time and Money New ultrasound technology could make monitoring implants easier Monitoring your breast implants can be costly and inconvenient, but that may all change with the advent of new monitoring procedures that could make the process far more efficient. The Aesthetic Surgery Journal, partially funded by the American Society for …Read More