Advances in breast implant technology and surgical techniques have made breast augmentation a very reliable and effective procedure, allowing patients to obtain desirable and natural-looking results. There are many factors and options to consider when considering breast augmentation surgery. Curious things Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon Assoc. Dr. We learned from Karaca Başaran.
Implant sizes are measured in “cubic centimeters” (cc) and range from 120cc to 960cc
The implant profile indicates the interval at which the implant projects from the body—high-profile implants silhouette more prominently than low-profile implants. Implant states are round, can be drop-shaped
Inframammary (under the breast)
Periareolar (around the lower half of the areola)
Transumbilical or TUBA (around the navel)
Submuscular placement: under the pectoral muscle
Submammary or Subglandular placement: between the pectoral muscle and the breast tissue
under the muscle membrane
Saline: the implant is placed in the body while it is empty, after it is placed it is filled with sterile saline solution.
Silicone: before the implant is placed in the body, it is filled with silicone gel (viscous fluid that mimics the structure and feel of human breast tissue).
Enlargement of breast size
Correction of asymmetrical breasts
Increasing breast volume lost after pregnancy and breastfeeding
Increasing breast size after significant weight loss
Correction of imbalance in body proportions
With breast reconstruction surgery after mastectomy or chest injury
With thoracic revision surgery after complications from previous thoracic surgery
To add volume and fullness during breast lift while correcting sagging of the breast.