WHAT IS IDEAL BREAST LIFT?
Breast lift is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures, the purpose is to lift sagging breasts and reverse the changes caused by time, weight fluctuation or breastfeeding. The ideal breast lift is one that gives the breast a natural, young and perkier appearance.
WHO IS A GOOD CANDIDATE?
Breast lift is a great option if you have flat, shapeless, or sagging breasts, as well as downward-pointing nipples and stretched areolas. To be eligible for a breast lift, you must also be in good health. Ideally, you should not smoke, be free from serious medical conditions.
This surgery is performed under anesthesia where incisions are created in the breast, where the underlying breast tissue is reshaped in order to create a more attractive and youthful contour.
This procedure usually lasts 1 to 2 hours. During the procedure, the surgeon creates an incision that begins around the areola and extends vertically to the crease of the breast in order to create the lift.
Patients can expect some discomfort, swelling, and bruising after the breast lift procedure. These disappear after a few days and patients can return to work after a week. Strenuous physical activity should be avoided for 3 weeks depending on the intensity of the activity.
The results of the ideal breast lift are immediate, some swelling, and bruising is common but should quickly subside.
The cost for a breast lift can vary depending on the patient’s individual needs but it is usually: $9,000 to $12,000.