Sun damage, wrinkles and sagging skin on the upper part of the chest are common cosmetic concerns for many women. The good news is that these worries can be addressed with nonsurgical treatments that can be added to your breast augmentation. This means that you won’t have to schedule a separate appointment, and your nonsurgical … Continue reading “How Med Spa Treatments Fit with Your Breast Augmentation”
Category: Breast Augmentation with Implants
3 Tips to Pick the Right Plastic Surgeon for Your Breast Surgery
Once you’ve done the legwork of researching the best board-certified plastic surgeons in your area, you might be left asking yourself, “Now what?” If you have a few top picks selected but aren’t quite sure how to narrow your search and truly choose the best male or female plastic surgeon for your breast surgery , consider these … Continue reading “3 Tips to Pick the Right Plastic Surgeon for Your Breast Surgery”
Is Breast Augmentation Forever? Do Implants Have to Be Replaced?
One of the most common questions we get about breast implants is, “Is breast augmentation permanent?” Where there are many reasons why your breast implants may need to be replaced down the road, there isn’t a specific age or number of years that will automatically trigger the need for a breast implant replacement . How Long Do Breast … Continue reading “Is Breast Augmentation Forever? Do Implants Have to Be Replaced?”
If You’re Worried, It’s OK to Have Your Breast Implants Removed
Recent studies have left some women questioning whether or not their breast implants could be making them sick. While there is still much more to learn, it is perfectly OK to opt for breast implant removal if you are concerned about your health or wellbeing due to breast implant illness. This brief guide will outline what breast implant … Continue reading “If You’re Worried, It’s OK to Have Your Breast Implants Removed”
Will Your Breast Augmentation Scar Be Obvious in a Bikini?
One of the most common questions that women have before getting breast augmentation is, “What will the scar look like?” While all surgical incisions will leave some amount of scarring, a skilled plastic surgeon should be able to place incisions in such a way that they will be easily hidden beneath a bikini top. This … Continue reading “Will Your Breast Augmentation Scar Be Obvious in a Bikini?”
The Best Breast Implants to Fit Your Lifestyle
One of the most common questions we get during breast augmentation consultations is, “What’s the best type of breast implant for me?” There are so many different variables that go into answering this question that there’s not a quick cookie-cutter answer. To help you figure out what the best breast implants for you are, consider these three … Continue reading “The Best Breast Implants to Fit Your Lifestyle”
Should You Worry about Breast Implants Making You Sick?
Since the FDA requested that pharmaceutical company Allergan recall certain textured breast implants back in July, some women have questioned whether or not they should have their implants removed. Despite scary stories online, the risk of your breast implants making you sick is still very low. That said, if you’re experiencing any strange symptoms, it is always … Continue reading “Should You Worry about Breast Implants Making You Sick?”
Everything You Need To Know About Bras After Breast Augmentation [Infographic]
When Can You Start Exercising after Breast Augmentation?
Following breast augmentation , lots of women are eager to get back to their normal workout routine. But it’s important that you give your body enough time to rest and recover and that you don’t push it to do too much too soon. So, what are your activity restrictions after plastic surgery? Use this quick guide to … Continue reading “When Can You Start Exercising after Breast Augmentation?”
When Can You Wear a Regular Bra after Breast Surgery?
Prior to your breast enhancement , you probably didn’t quite envision your results in a sports bra. But wearing a special surgical bra after surgery is a crucial step in the healing process and will help to keep you comfy and optimize your results. So, when should you buy new bras after your breast surgery? Follow this … Continue reading “When Can You Wear a Regular Bra after Breast Surgery?”
What to Expect in the First 6 Months After Breast Augmentation [Infographic]
What Happens at a Breast Augmentation Consultation [Infographic]
When & How to Pick a Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation
Picking a plastic surgeon for your breast augmentation is the first step in your journey. Needless to say, you might have some questions about when and how to find the perfect fit for you and your cosmetic goals. Keep these tips in mind when searching for the best female plastic surgeon near you. How Far in Advance … Continue reading “When & How to Pick a Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation”
Should You Do Something to Help Your Breast Implants Settle?
Your procedure went well, you’ve made it home, now what? Should you massage your breasts? How should you sleep? These are common questions many women ask about their recovery process. This quick guide should help you figure out what to do after breast augmentation for smooth and effective healing. Massage after Breast Implants You might have heard … Continue reading “Should You Do Something to Help Your Breast Implants Settle?”
What’s in a Breast Implant Anyway [Infographic]
4 Tips for Being Active after Breast Augmentation
Getting up and moving after your breast augmentation can have its benefits, but you do need to make sure you’re not overdoing it. These four tips should give you a better idea of what kind of exercise restrictions you’re looking at after breast augmentation and how to ease your body back into your workout routine. Give Yourself … Continue reading “4 Tips for Being Active after Breast Augmentation”
Breast Augmentation Anesthesia – 3 Big Questions
We get a lot of questions about anesthesia, especially from women considering breast augmentation. It’s completely natural to feel a little anxious about this aspect of enhancing your breasts, but asking questions and doing a little research are the best ways to give you peace of mind. To get you started, here are the answers … Continue reading “Breast Augmentation Anesthesia – 3 Big Questions”
Dr. Harrington Presents Sientra Study Results
Dr. Harrington is a scheduled “Global Hot Topic” speaker at the ASAPS Aesthetic Meeting 2018 in New York. The conference gathers ASAPS members together to evaluate techniques currently in the patient spotlight, as well as identify how to separate hype from reality. The 10-year study on Sientra breast implants specifically looked at the long-term performance of cohesive silicone gel (“gummy bear”) breast implants. Study results … Continue reading “Dr. Harrington Presents Sientra Study Results”
What’s Natural Breast Augmentation? Are You a Candidate? [Infographic]
Should You Pick a Female Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation?
One of the most important decisions you’ll make about your breast augmentation is which plastic surgeon you’ll trust to do it. Breast augmentation is incredibly popular, and there are numerous plastic surgery practices offering it. Aside from choosing a plastic surgeon who is board-certified and experienced in breast surgery, should you also opt for a female plastic … Continue reading “Should You Pick a Female Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation?”
Your Guide to Planning Breast Augmentation [Infographic]
Saline? Silicone? Exploring Your Breast Implant Options
Breast augmentation isn’t a one-size-fits-all procedure, nor a one-breast-implant-type-suits-all scenario. If you’re considering breast implants, chances are you’re looking for increased volume and breasts which appear bigger overall. How you achieve this will be a personal decision, based on the outcome you want, your natural body shape and which of the breast implant types you prefer. Saline … Continue reading “Saline? Silicone? Exploring Your Breast Implant Options”
Breasts ‘R’ Us
Welcome! I am new to this blogging thing, and am very excited to share my thoughts and expertise with you through this venue! My goal is going to be to write a brief note on a different topic every 2 to 3 weeks. Please feel free to let me know if there is something in … Continue reading “Breasts ‘R’ Us”