Breast Augmentation Questions & Answers


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I have been saving up over the past 6 months in order to get the breast augmentation that I have always desired. I have about $3500 saved up and will continue to save a little bit each paycheck. Hopefully by the beginni...
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Hi Doctors, I'm in the process of researching having a breast augmentation procedure and I'm curious how bad are the scars from a breast augmentation? Are there certain breast augmentation methods that result in small...
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Is it necessary to get a mammogram first?I have no family history of breast cancer so I'm not worried about it.
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I'm also interested in which one mimics human fat better, because I want it to feel like a natural breast.
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I haveto drive my three children to school every morning.
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I am aware that it has to beconsidered medically necessary. Is that ever the case?
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What are the most common complications for a breast augmentation, and how often do they occur? Also... Can I count on the plastic surgeontohelp me in case something goes wrong? Thank you!
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I always hear about celebrities getting back into shape after having kids with a mommy makeover. What is it and how much does it cost?
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I'm interested in getting breast implants but I really don't want thescars to be overly obvious. What are my options? Thanks!
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I am thinking about having a breast augmentation but am worried that I will have to take too many days off of work. How much work should I expect to miss and what type of recovery should I expect?
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You can tell right away when women have had breast augmentation, mostly because they always choose high profile breast implants. In theory they are perfect - we all want firm round boobs and to forget about the sagging ...
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My finances are pretty tight but my body is currently looking neither pretty or tight! In order to remedy this, I am considering investing in a total “mommy makeover.” I've seen the results in a colleague of mine but I ...
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Let me start off by saying I am a very active person. I go to the gym for nearly 2 hours every single day. Taking a day off from the gym is a big deal to me. I am contemplating having a breast augmentation in the next 6...
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I am interested in getting a breast augmentation this winter and am looking to have it financed. Are there anyfinancial institutions that focus mainly on cosmetic procedures? I am unsure of where to apply for a loan. I ...
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Is there an ideal age to get a breast augmentation? I'm 24 and plan on getting one within the next 3 months. Is 24 a good age to get a breast aug?
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Is there a good supportive bra I should know about? I am aiming to get a DD cup breast augmentation, so it's important for me to wear something super comfy. I don't mind the cost. Any suggestions?
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Do certain manufacturers make better breast implants than other ones, or are they basically all the same? Do doctors recommend a particular brand to their patients? If so, why?
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I keep seeing people referring to what I imagine must be a surgical procedure called a Mommy Makeover. I'm a mommy, twice over, and feel like my body has taken a bit of a beating because if it, so it certainly sounds li...
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What kind of credentials should I look for when researching a good doctor to perform a breast augmentation?
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What type of scarring should I expect from a breast augmentation? Are there different ways for the implant to be put in to avoid scarring?
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I have recently learned about these Mommy Makeover packages that some cosmetic surgery clinics offer their patients. I don't know very much about them yet and I wonder if there is a real plastic surgery procedure called...
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What are the biggest size of breast implants a person can get? Is there a legal limit--for lack of a better word--or is it up to the surgeon's discretion to perform the procedure if a patient is in good health, of sound...
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Are implants going to remain the only breast enlargement option? What is your opinion on stem cell breast augmentation? BBC says that doctors don't recommend this surgery ( link ), but I kinda want to try it anyway. ...
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I know that different surgeons put breast implants above the muscle versus below the muscle. What goes into this decision and what do doctorsprefer when doing a breast augmentation? Thanks so much!
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What procedures are performed during a mommy makeover? Does it usually happen over several surgeries or just one? Thanks so much!
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Is there any advice regarding the post-op swelling? I want to see the real results of my breast augmentation as soon as possible, and swelling is standing in the way of that. I had the surgery two days ago and everythin...
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Besides the obvious answer which is to look for a certified doctor, is there any other advice I should follow? I've surfed the internet for pictures and found some disturbing and very unnatural looking breast implants. ...
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Is there a huge difference between MtF breast augmentation and regular breast augmentation? Is it more complicated? Since the hormone therapy didn't help much, I feel that I should do something more invasive to increase...
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Gummy bear implants look much more natural, but aren't they at risk of turning upside down and looking weird?
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