Breast Augmentation Questions & Answers

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...

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...

Is it necessary to get a mammogram first?I have no family history of breast cancer so I'm not worried about it.

I'm also interested in which one mimics human fat better, because I want it to feel like a natural breast.

I haveto drive my three children to school every morning.

I am aware that it has to beconsidered medically necessary. Is that ever the case?

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!

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?

I'm interested in getting breast implants but I really don't want thescars to be overly obvious. What are my options? Thanks!

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?

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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?

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?

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?

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...

What kind of credentials should I look for when researching a good doctor to perform a breast augmentation?

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?

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...

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...

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. ...

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!

What procedures are performed during a mommy makeover? Does it usually happen over several surgeries or just one? Thanks so much!

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 ...

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...

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. ...

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...

Gummy bear implants look much more natural, but aren't they at risk of turning upside down and looking weird?