lift surgery, also known as, mastopexy, can restore the contour of
the breasts to a more youthful, vivacious state, thereby erasing
years off a woman’s body by lifting and tightening breast tissue.
Likely candidates who have sagging breasts due to past pregnancies,
genetics, weight loss, or aging should consider the breast lift
Aesthetique Cosmetic and Laser Surgery Center.
A breast lift can also reduce sagging if it is too substantial to be
treated with an implant alone or if the nipple-areolar complexes (pigmentated
area around the nipple) are enlarged.
surgery helps patients achieve a more attractive, feminine shape and
contour, and better proportioned areolas. Often, breast
augmentation surgery is performed in combination with mastopexy,
using a specialized endoscopic technique for implant placement.
Breast lift surgery takes approximately one to three
hours and is performed on an outpatient basis at our
state-of-the-art, fully accredited surgical suite under local or
may provide several options for the placement of the incisions
required for the breast lift procedure to accommodate your
individual needs, generally the incisions are placed around the
nipple-areolar complex and in the crease underneath the breast.
During breast lift surgery, excess skin is removed from around the
nipple-areolar complex and from the bottom of the breast. The
nipple-areolar complex is then repositioned higher. The insertion
of a breast implant, as well, may or may not be advisable during the
Since breast lift surgery is performed on an
outpatient basis, patients go home in a bra with only light
dressings over the incision lines. The bra is worn as a “dressing”
for two to three weeks and sutures are usually removed in two to
three weeks. Initial discomfort or pain is controlled with oral
medications. Light activities may be resumed in seven to ten days;
however, you should avoid mild or strenuous exercise for several
weeks and should be extremely gentle with your breasts for at least
six weeks following surgery.
If you find that you are pulling up your straps on
your bra tighter and still not happy with the results, you may be
ready for a breast lift.
Call our office today to set up an appointment. Call
years, factors such as pregnancy, nursing, and the force of gravity
take their toll on a woman's breasts. As the skin loses its
elasticity, the breasts often lose their shape and firmness and begin
Breast lift, or
mastopexy, is a surgical procedure to raise and reshape sagging
breasts, at least, for a time. (No surgery can permanently delay the
effects of gravity.) Mastopexy can also reduce the size of the areola,
the darker skin surrounding the nipple. If your breasts are small or
have lost volume, for example, after pregnancy, breast implants
inserted in conjunction with mastopexy can increase both their
firmness and their size.
If you're considering a breast lift,
Dr. Sureddi can provide you specific information on how he would
proceed in your particular situation.
Connecticut (CT) conveniently near from
Hartford, CT and the
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