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Are Breast Implants Safe?

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the United States, with over 400,000 women getting implants every year.  Overall, breast implants have been proven to be very safe, with numerous epidemiological studies being performed over the last few decades.  However, there is still a low risk of some women developing […]


How Long Do Breast Implants Last?

If you’ve been considering breast augmentation surgery, then you may have questions on which type of implant is best for your needs and desires. And you may also be wondering how long breast implants last.  Breast implant technology has come a long way since the 60’s when they were first invented.  Plastic surgeons used to […]


5 Common Questions About Breast Lift Surgery, Explained

Sagging breasts are a normal result of the aging process that can be exacerbated by becoming pregnant or experiencing weight fluctuations throughout a woman’s lifetime. Hormone changes, genetics, and the size and weight of the breasts also contribute to breasts losing their fullness, volume, and lift. For women looking to improve their breasts’ lift and […]


How Does a Breast Reduction Procedure Alleviate Back Pain?

If you have back pain due to large breasts and are considering breast reduction, continue reading to learn more about how this procedure may help you eliminate your pain. Women with large breasts often have unnecessary strain on their back and neck, causing constant pain and aching that can negatively impact their life. Over time, […]


5 Myths About Breast Implants Debunked

Don’t believe every myth you hear about breast implants. With breast augmentation surgery being one of the most popular forms of plastic surgery, we share 5 myths about breast implants debunked to help inform you if you’re in the decision process.   Since the creation of breast augmentation surgery, there have been several falsehoods spread about getting […]


How Long Does It Take to Recover from Breast Reduction Surgery?

Considering breast reduction surgery can address the many uncomfortable challenges that women face with their breast sizes. The process of breast reduction recovery is explained, and we’ll go over common concerns and questions for those who may benefit from the procedure.  Physically the burden of carrying extra weight around your torso can cause serious neck […]


Questions to Ask at Your Breast Procedure Consultation

We’ve come up with a list of breast procedure consultation questions so you’ll be fully prepared when you walk into your initial consultation before your breast enhancement procedure. Before any breast enhancement procedure can be performed, an initial consultation with the plastic surgeon must be completed. It’s during this consultation that the plastic surgeon will […]


What is the Difference Between Breast Implants and Breast Augmentation?

Terms such as breast augmentation and breast implants are commonly used synonymously, however, they actually refer to a medical procedure (breast augmentation) and medical prostheses (breast implants). For example, breast augmentation refers to breast enhancement surgery that’s meant to improve the breast’s fullness, shape, and contours. Breast implants refer to the medical prostheses that are […]


The Do’s and Don’ts After Breast Augmentation Surgery

Breast augmentation surgery is one of the most popular forms of cosmetic surgery in America. It also has one of the highest satisfaction rates with 98% of women expressing that breast augmentation met or exceeded their expectations. Like any form of surgery, it will require a recovery period to allow the body to heal. During […]


5 Reasons to Consider Breast Reduction

A breast reduction, or reduction mammoplasty, is a procedure that reduces the size of large breasts. It achieves this by removing excess glandular tissue, breast fat, and skin. A breast reduction is more similar to a breast lift, than a breast augmentation, in that it improves the shape and appearance of the breast tissue without […]


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