Thinking about lifting your breasts can be a very difficult decision to make. Not only for the procedure results but also for all that revolves around that decision. Changing habits, people’s opinions, personal satisfaction and many other things can generate doubt at the moment of considering getting a mastopexy. Nonetheless, you continue your research, because deep inside you know that you really want that procedure and want to be as informed as possible.
This research stage is necessary before getting any aesthetic procedure. By knowing the pros and cons, procedure details and making a list of the possible surgeons will make it easier to select the best quality surgeon and obtain results that exceed your expectations.
Mastopexy or Breast Lift is a surgery that corrects saggy or flaccid breasts after breastfeeding and aging process. Mastopexy seeks to restore the breasts to their ideal position and natural looks and augmentation is always an option. This is why Mastopexy can be performed with or without implants, depending on the expected results.
The length of this procedure depends on each particular case, but in average is between two to four hours. This procedure is not very painful, and it does not require a long hospitalization. The procedure can be performed using any of these three incisions. The first one goes around the areola, leaving an imperceptible scar. The other incision also goes around the areola, but also including a vertical line adjacent to it, making it a little more visible after the healing process. Finally, the third one leaves and inverted T scar next to the areola.
The type of incision depends entirely on each particular case and the decision of the medical practitioner. It is very important to solve all your doubts and answer all questions during your medical evaluation appointment. You will also obtain more information about the procedure and here is where patients make up their minds to choose their surgeon.
Some of the benefits of the Mastopexy are improving your silhouette and self-esteem, rejuvenating your breasts appearance and, in some cases, improve your health. As in any other surgical procedure, it is crucial to follow the recommendations of your doctor during your recovery process. If you want to know more about the cases of Dr Jose Suarez, visit our Instagram @drjosesuarez.cirugiaplastica and you can see very interesting cases of this procedure.